• ultracentrifuge 2019-02-15 13:01

    Iranian researchers develop laboratory ultracentrifuge 

    TEHRAN- A laboratory ultracentrifuge was made by Iranian researchers at Razi Vaccine and Serum Research Institute, announced an official with the institute. 

  • HPV 2019-01-31 00:35

    8% diagnosed with HPV in sample population

    TEHRAN- Eight percent were diagnosed with human papillomavirus (HPV) in Health Ministry’s pilot program for early detection of cervical cancer, said the ministry’s head of cancer department. 

  • rotavirus vaccine 2019-01-23 21:54

    Two new vaccines in last stage of production

    TEHRAN- Pneumococcal and rotavirus vaccines are in their last stage of production in Pasteur Institute and their usage is likely to start in the new Iranian calendar year (starting March 21), said the head of communicable diseases department of the Ministry of Health. 

  • brain cancer vaccine 2018-11-29 01:28

    Iranian company produce brain cancer vaccine

    TEHRAN- Iranian scientists have managed to produce brain cancer vaccine, an expert in immunology whose company is involved in production of the vaccine has said.

  • Polio 2018-07-05 12:28

    Over 1.3 million children in Afghanistan at risk from polio

    The latest drive to eradicate polio from Afghanistan kicked off this week. In the five-day campaign, about 52,000 Afghan healthcare workers are expected to administer polio vaccines to 6.4 million children under the age of five, according to a statement issued by Afghanistan’s Health Ministry.

  • vaccination 2018-03-05 07:27

    $100m allocated for vaccine production

    TEHRAN — The Iranian parliament (Majlis) has approved the allocation of $100 million from the national development fund for domestic production of two new vaccines, head of Pasteur Institute of Iran said, ISNA reported on Saturday.