• The path of flourishing and competitiveness of “Iranian made” products will be paved by culture and market building in this area.
    According to the public relations and information center of the Vice-Presidency for science and technology affairs, Sorena Sattari stated on the conference of support of Iranian products, which was held in Qarchak, that oil-based economy provided from underground reserves cannot be a proper solution for flourishing of business and support of “Iranian made” products. In this regard, he stated: new steps have been taken in line with the support of Iranian-made knowledge-based products with the support of knowledge-based companies and startups.

  • Treating liver failure with stem cell-derived liver cells in the future
    A research collaboration between A*STAR’s Genome Institute of Singapore (GIS) and Institute of Molecular and Cellular Biology (IMCB), and the Stanford University School of Medicine, has discovered methods to efficiently generate pure liver cells from human stem cells. This could lead to more effective ways of treating liver failure.

  • Fate Therapeutics Announces Off-the-Shelf CAR T-cell Cancer Immunotherapy to be Featured at 2018 AACR Annual Meeting Press Program
    Fate Therapeutics a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company dedicated to the development of programmed cellular immunotherapies for cancer and immune disorders, announced today that the Company is presenting new preclinical data on FT819, its off-the-shelf CAR T-cell product candidate, at the American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) Annual Meeting being held from April 14-18, 2018 in Chicago, Illinois.

  • Team develops 3-D tissue model of a developing human heart
    The heart is the first organ to develop in the womb and the first cause of concern for many parents.

  • Advantages of non-cryopreserved autologous hematopoietic stem cell transplantation against a cryopreserved strategy
    Autologous stem cell transplantation (auto-HSCT) is an effective treatment strategy for hematological malignancies. The standard mode of handling hematopoietic progenitors for the autologous procedure (CRYO) consists on its collection and freezing with dimethyl sulfoxide (DMSO) and its subsequent thawing and re-infusion.

 

 

Vice-presidency News
Sattari on Conference of Support of Iranian Products
The path of flourishing and competitiveness of “Iranian made” products will be paved by culture and market building in this area.
According to the public relations and information center of the Vice-Presidency for science and technology affairs, Sorena Sattari stated on the conference of support of Iranian products, which was held in Qarchak, that oil-based economy provided from underground reserves cannot be a proper solution for flourishing of business and support of “Iranian made” products. In this regard, he stated: new steps have been taken in line with the support of Iranian-made knowledge-based products with the support of knowledge-based companies and startups.
 13:32 - 18/04/2018 - Comments : 0More >>
Cooperation Agreement on Development of the Third Phase of Pardis Technology Park Is Signed between the Vice-Presidency for Science and Technology Affairs and China
According to the Public Relations and information Center of the Vice-Presidency for Science and Technology, a cooperation agreement was signed between the Vice-Presidency and China in a meeting attended by Alireza Daliri, deputy for management development and resources, Mahdi Safarinia, head of the Pardis technology park, and Camsi Co. from China.
 15:21 - 06/03/2018 - Comments : 0More >>
World News
Treating liver failure with stem cell-derived liver cells in the future
A research collaboration between A*STAR’s Genome Institute of Singapore (GIS) and Institute of Molecular and Cellular Biology (IMCB), and the Stanford University School of Medicine, has discovered methods to efficiently generate pure liver cells from human stem cells. This could lead to more effective ways of treating liver failure.
 08:59 - 18/04/2018 - Comments : 0More >>
Fate Therapeutics Announces Off-the-Shelf CAR T-cell Cancer Immunotherapy to be Featured at 2018 AACR Annual Meeting Press Program
Fate Therapeutics a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company dedicated to the development of programmed cellular immunotherapies for cancer and immune disorders, announced today that the Company is presenting new preclinical data on FT819, its off-the-shelf CAR T-cell product candidate, at the American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) Annual Meeting being held from April 14-18, 2018 in Chicago, Illinois.
 08:50 - 18/04/2018 - Comments : 0More >>
Council News
Awarding the winners of the second student Olympiad on stem cells and regenerative medicine
The closing ceremony of the second student Olympiad on stem cells and regenerative medicine was held in the Vice-Presidency for science and technology affairs and the winners were awarded
 13:34 - 20/03/2018 - Comments : 0More >>
Support of Research Projects in Stem Cell sciences
Research projects on stem cells will be supported due to the cooperation between the Iranian national science foundation and the council for stem cells sciences and technologies.
 15:27 - 04/03/2018 - Comments : 0More >>
National News
The Leader picks “Support for Iranian Products” as New Year’s motto:
All must work to realize this year’s motto
In a message marking the arrival of the Solar calendar year of 1397 (beginning March 21, 2018), Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei congratulated all Iranian compatriots, particularly the respectable families of martyrs and the war-wounded as well as promising youths and teenagers, who are the driving force behind the country’s scientific movement.
 11:45 - 07/04/2018 - Comments : 0More >>
President Hassan Rouhani:
Great Steps Have Been Taken in Various Fields During Last Year
President Rouhani described year 1396 as the year of success for the great Iranian nation in various fields despite the wish of the enemies and said: “The unity among the Iranian nation has surprised all enemies and they admitted to the greatness of our people”.
 11:38 - 07/04/2018 - Comments : 0More >>