Scientific Progress



  • biosensor 2016-10-23 11:43

    Iranian biosensor makes accurate, cheap cancer detection

    TEHRAN, Oct. 23 (MNA) – Iranian researchers have developed highly accurate and cost-efficient biosensors that can detect cancers that require tissue sampling.

  • جایزه طلایی انجمن پارک های علم و فناوری 2016-10-22 16:20

    Iranian firm wins ASPA 2016 grand prize

    TEHRAN, Oct. 22 (MNA) – An Iranian knowledge-based company won the Grand Prize of the Asian Science Park Association 2016 that was held in India.

  • تیم امیرکبیر 2016-10-22 12:55

    Amirkabir MAV team ranks 1st at China competition

    TEHRN, Oct. 22 (MNA) – The MAV team of Amirkabir Univeristy of Technology won best outdoor performance in the International Micro Air Vehicle Competition (IMAV 2016) in China.

  • دومین اجلاس مشترک دانشگاه‌های ایران و روسیه 2016-10-22 10:33

    Iranian, Russian top unis. sign 30 MoUs

    TEHRAN, Oct. 22 (MNA) – Iran and Russia signed 30 memorandums of understanding in the 2nd summit of Iranian and Russian Top Universities’ Chancellors in Tehran.

  • دیدار نخبگان علمی جوان با رهبر انقلاب 2016-10-19 16:35


    Nation to protect elites ‘unconditionally’

    TEHRAN, Oct. 19 (MNA) – Leader of the Islamic Revolution has called for government officials to discover and foster elites and geniuses as national assets.

  • jujube 2016-10-17 10:42

    Jujube syrup for treating diabetes, high blood pressure

    TEHRAN, Oct. 17 (MNA) – Iranian researchers have produced jujube syrup that has health benefits for blood detoxification and is also effective on patients with diabetes and high blood pressure.

  • نانو 2016-10-16 11:30

    Iran ranks 4th in nano-science production

    TEHRAN, Oct. 16 (MNA) – Iranian Minister of Science, Research and Technology Mohammad Farhadi announced Iran’s progress in nano-science production.

  • سورنا ستاری 2016-10-10 22:33

    Iran calls for more tech. coop. with Germany

    TEHRAN, Oct. 10 (MNA) – Iran and Germany need to expand their strategic relations in scientific and technological fields and their cooperation should not be restricted to student exchange, Iran's VP for Science and Technology said Mon.

  • بادرنجوبه 2016-10-10 15:55

    Researchers use dragonheads to treat Alzheimer's

    TEHRAN, Oct. 10 (MNA) – Iranian researchers used Dracocephalum’s extract to synthesize gold nanoparticles that can be used in treatment of Alzheimer's disease.

  • nano 2016-10-05 14:36

    IranNano 2016 Festival kicks off

    TEHRAN, Oct. 05 (MNA) – The 9th International Nanotechnology Festival (IranNano 2016) is underway at the Persian Gulf Hall of Tehran Permanent International Fairground on 5-8 Oct., with the participation of 109 institutes and firms.

  • koji 2016-10-04 14:23

    STS chief calls for further scientific coop. with Iran

    KYOTO, Oct. 04 (MNA) – Chairman of Science and Technology in Society forum called on Iran to have a more active presence in the forum and expressed the STS’s readiness to expand scientific cooperation with Iran.

  • concrete 2016-10-04 11:34

    Researchers use nanoparticles to modify concrete structure

    TEHRAN, Oct. 04 (MNA) – Iranian researchers from Sharif University of Technology studied the possibility of using nanoparticles to modify concrete structures by applying various types of nanomaterials.

  • vitamine c 2016-10-03 19:26

    Researchers produce highly accurate Vitamin C nanosensor

    TEHRAN, Oct. 03 (MNA) – Iranian researchers used nanotechnology to design a sensor which is able to measure low amounts of vitamin C in body, INIC reports.

  • farhadi 2016-10-03 13:47

    Iran’s science min.:

    Sustainable development impossible with 'brain-drain'

    KYOTO, Oct. 03 (MNA) – Iran’s Min. of Science said sustainable development requires dealing with migration, preventing brain-drain, managing urbanization process, and growing cooperation among countries.

  • science 2016-10-03 10:52

    Japanese science min.:

    Japan keen on expanding scientific coop. with Iran

    KYOTO, Oct. 03 (MNA) – Japan’s Science Minister Hirokazu Matsuno in a meeting with his Iranian counterpart Mohammad Farhadi called for utilization of scientific and technological capacities for cooperation between the two countries.

  • تهدیدات هوافضا 2016-09-28 15:55

    Iran to hold 16th Intl. Conf. of Iranian Aerospace Society

    TEHRAN, Sep. 28 (MNA) – The 16th International Conference of Iranian Aerospace Society will be held on 21-23 February, 2017.

  • nano 2016-09-27 16:31

    Nanoparticles improved to absorb wider range of light

    TEHRAN, Sep. 27 (MNA) – Iranian researchers used carbon nanotubes to improve the optical performance of titanium oxide nanoparticles, the results of which have applications in electronic industry.

  • nano 2016-09-19 14:37

    Iran organizes educational nano workshops in China

    TEHRAN, Sep. 19 (MNA) – Iran's TAVANA Educational Nano Labs organized three educational workshops for school students and a four-day educational course in a nanotechnology company in China this summer, INIC said Mon.

  • تلسکوپ فضایی 2016-09-19 09:59

    Optical telescope to come on stream in Oct.

    TEHRAN, Sep. 19 (MNA) – Head of Iranian Space Agency said the installation of the ground-based optical telescope for observing celestial objects is almost finished and the project will become operational during World Space Week in October.

  • medica 2016-09-18 15:42

    Iranian firm to participate in Germany’s Medica 2016

    TEHRAN, Sep. 18 (MNA) – An Iranian knowledge-based company as the sole participating manufacturer of medical products from Iran will attend the world’s leading trade fair for the medical industry in Düsseldorf, Germany.

  • nano 2016-09-17 14:01

    Iran to hold intl. school on application of nanomaterials in medicine

    TEHRAN, Sep. 17 (MNA) – The International School on Applications of Nanomaterials in Medicine is due to be held at Sharif University of Technology early November, INIC announced Sat.

  • pistachio 2016-09-14 11:13

    Iran produces carbon active from pistachio shells

    TEHRAN, Sep. 14 (MNA) – Iranian researchers from Isfahan University of Technology used pistachio shells to produce carbon active with new nanostructural properties applicable in production of purification filters.

  • banknote 2016-09-13 22:21

    Anti-counterfeiting paper produced via nanotech.

    TEHRAN, Sep. 13 (MNA) – Researchers at Iran Polymer and Petrochemical Institute have used nanotechnology in producing a kind of paper with anti-counterfeiting properties that has application in high security banknote production.

  • nano packaging 2016-09-13 11:19

    Researchers produce nano packaging with desirable properties

    TEHRAN, Sep. 13 (MNA) – Iranian researchers produced an antibacterial packaging by creating a nanocomposite film which can be used in disinfection of wound and treatment of burn.

  • nano 2016-09-12 16:24

    Iranian, German scientists produce alumina nanoparticles

    TEHRAN, Sep. 12 (MNA) – Iranian researchers from Isfahan University of Technology in association with their colleagues from Germany used a green laboratorial method to produce alumina nanoparticles with high purity and quality.

  • eye 2016-09-11 16:37

    Researchers culture eye stem cells on nano scaffolds

    TEHRAN, Sep. 11 (MNA) – Iranian researchers synthesized nanofibrous scaffold made of polymer and studied its performance for the culture of eye stem cells and tissue engineering.

  • stem cell 2016-09-11 09:35

    Cerebral palsy treatment with cord blood stem cells

    TEHRAN, Sep. 11 (MNA) – Iranian researchers at Royan Institute are currently working on a project for testing umbilical cord blood stem cells as a potential treatment for cerebral palsy.

  • circuit boards 2016-09-10 12:27

    Iranian researchers use nanotech. to produce conductive ink

    TEHRAN, Sep. 10 (MNA) – Iranian researchers at Amirkabir Uni. of Technology used copper nanoparticles to produce a kind of conductive ink that has application in printed circuit boards.

  • nano 2016-09-05 11:12

    Researchers use nanotech. to improve addiction tests

    TEHRAN, Sep. 05 (MNA) – Iranian researchers have used nanotechnology to introduce a quick and very accurate method for detecting addiction.

  • aloe vera 2016-09-04 18:21

    Aloe Vera leaf helps eliminate pollution

    TEHRAN, Sep. 04 (MNA) – Iranian researchers used Aloe Vera leaf to synthesize a nanosorbent at the laboratorial scale to adsorb and eliminate heavy metal ions from aqueous media.