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Iran’s Movement toward Developing Stem Cells along with the World


Secretary of the third national festival and international congress on stem cells and regenerative medicine said: Iran has moved in cellular sciences and regenerative medicine along with the world so that it has ranked first in the region and 14th in world in stem cells.

According to the public relations and information center of the vice presidency for science and technology affairs, being on the verge of 40th anniversary of the Islamic Revolution victory and in the closing ceremony of the third national festival and international congress on stem cells and regenerative medicine, Amir Ali Hamidieh spoke about starting up 4 comprehensive stem cell and regenerative medicine centers. Hamidieh considered stem cells and regenerative medicine as the fourth revolution. Mentioning that the treating and pharmacy industry of the country will be provided to applicable cellular sciences, stem cells and regenerative medicine in near future, he declared: Researchers are manipulating inside the cell today to discover new ways for treating and provide a base for presenting categorical cures for diseases especially refractory diseases.

Mentioning the glorious medical history of Iran, secretary of the council for stem cells sciences and technologies of the vice presidency for science affairs declared: Investigations indicate that Iran was elite in medicine among eastern and western countries.

Secretary of the council for stem cells sciences and technologies stated that founding laboratorial animals farm in Kerman was another attempts of that council and said: 3 comprehensive cell-therapy and regenerative medicine have been activated in Shiraz, Tabriz and Tehran.

Secretary the council for stem cells sciences and technologies declared that establishing stem cells research centers for students in 3 points of the country was in the vein of making and propagating the culture of stem cells by this headquarter and said: More than 120 technologist companies are active in this field now from which, 80 have become knowledge-based.

In the following, Hamidieh stated that 4 knowledge-based products have obtained attestation, mentioned creation of cell city and continued: In addition, Cellular products accelerators have been started up at Kharazmi university site of Alborz province named cell city.

 


09:04 - 05/12/2018    /    Number : 40422    /    Show Count : 217



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