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GU-Q students win research grant

GU-Q students win research grant

Two Georgetown University in Qatar (GU-Q) students recently won a research grant from the Qatar National Research Fund’s Undergraduate Research Experience Programme ...

Team behind world's first black hole image wins 'Oscar of science'

Team behind world's first black hole image wins 'Oscar of science'

The 347 scientists who collaborated to produce the world's first image of a black hole were honoured Thursday with the Breakthrough Prize in Fundamental Physics, winning $3 million dollars ...

Kuwait research body wins US patent for desalination plant

Kuwait research body wins US patent for desalination plant

Kuwait Institute for Scientific Research (KISR) has earned a patent from the United States Patent and Trademark Office for a notable scientific achievement dealing with the construction of a desalination plant ...

Qeeri joins international energy research group

Qeeri joins international energy research group

Qatar Environment and Energy Research Institute (Qeeri), part of Hamad Bin Khalifa University (HBKU) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding ( MoU) with the Photovoltaic Collaborative ...

New implant, vaccine trial offer fresh HIV hope

New implant, vaccine trial offer fresh HIV hope

A matchstick-sized implant could revolutionise HIV prevention regimes after early trials suggested the device could stop at-risk people contracting the virus for up to a year at a time, new research showed Tuesday.

QU attends global undergraduate research conference in Germany

QU attends global undergraduate research conference in Germany

Qatar University (QU) participated in the Second World Conference on Undergraduate Research in Germany (World CUR 2019) with eight students from different colleges.

Council discusses ways to strengthen research, development and innovation sector

Council discusses ways to strengthen research, development and innovation sector

Qatar Research, Development and Innovation Council convened a meeting to discuss ways to strengthen the research, development and innovation sector and to advance the national march of Qatar in this field.

WCM-Q 'retreat' discusses research in biomedical sciences

WCM-Q 'retreat' discusses research in biomedical sciences

Researchers from leading institutions across Qatar convened at Weill Cornell Medicine-Qatar’s (WCM-Q) ninth annual research retreat to discuss the latest developments in biomedical science.

Promotion of scientific research 'strategic aim education ministry'

Promotion of scientific research 'strategic aim education ministry'

The Ministry of Education and Higher Education and Qatar National Research Fund (QNRF), a member of Qatar Foundation (QF), on Tuesday hosted the opening ceremony ...

Climate change forces Arctic animals to shift feeding habits: study

Climate change forces Arctic animals to shift feeding habits: study

Seals and whales in the Arctic are shifting their feeding patterns as climate change alters their habitats, and the way they do so may determine whether they survive, a new study has found.

Japan okays research using human cells in animals

Japan okays research using human cells in animals

Japan has given the green light to a controversial research process involving implanting animals with human stem cells that could eventually help grow human organs for transplant inside animal hosts.

Japan trial to treat spinal cord injuries with stem cells

Japan trial to treat spinal cord injuries with stem cells

A team of Japanese researchers will carry out an unprecedented trial using a kind of stem cell to try to treat debilitating spinal cord injuries, the specialists said on Monday.