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Russia to Start Producing Cobalt-60 for Cancer Treatment

The Rosatom State Corporation’s company OKBM is preparing the documents necessary to release supplies of the radioactive isotope cobalt-60 for cancer treatment

Russia and Japan to Increase Life Expectancy in Russia

Russia and Japan are working together to develop a plan that will increase life expectancy in Russia by improving healthcare and creating more comfortable living conditions

Russian Scientists Create Ceramic-based Laser Scalpel

A group of scientists have created a compact ceramic-based laser, to be used as a low-trauma scalpel

MSU Scientists to Create Exoskeleton for People Who Suffered Stroke

Russian scientists are developing an exoskeleton that would quickly restore limb movement and speech of stroke sufferers

Russia's Skolkovo Prints Organs, Transplants Into Mouse

Russia's Skolkovo Innovation Centre has successfully printed a functioning organ using a bioprinter developed by one of its researchers

Russian Scientists Develop Explanation for Hypertension

Russian biologists have found the possible causes of hypertension, which is characterised as a persistent increase in blood pressure

Russian Scientists Create Artificial Cat Paws

Scientists from Tomsk Polytechnic University have developed implants with bioactive coatings for pets

Moscow Student 3D-Prints Splint That Accelerates Healing by One-Third

Nikita Kruglov, a student in Moscow’s School No. 185, used a 3D-printer to print a brace for bone fractures that accelerates their healing

Moscow State University Scientists Develop Anti-Aging Drug

An international team of scientists from Russia and Sweden were able to slow down aging by using the artificial antioxidant SkQ1

Raccoon Therapy Course to Begin in Yekaterinburg Zoo

The Yekaterinburg Zoo has developed a course that uses trained meerkats and raccoons to help children with autism, cerebral palsy and other conditions

Russian Scientists Create New Treatment That Blocks Drug Effects

Russian scientists have created the first anti-relapse treatment agent, which utilises a molecule that helps block the effects of heroin, morphine and desomorphine

Russia Tests Its First Cancer Drug

Russian Minister of Healthcare Veronika Skvortsova announced that the country was testing a new drug to be used to treat cancer

Russia’s Pilkington Plant to Export Nano-coated Glass

The Pilkington Glass plant in Russia, part of the SP Glass Group and a portfolio company of Rusnano, has been exporting nano-coated glass to Dubai, Lebanon, Ireland and Australia

Russia’s Ebola Vaccine Successfully Passes Clinical Trials

It was earlier reported that the anti-Ebola vaccine was developed and tested in Russia with the participation of military medics

Russian Scientist Honoured for Her Work Against Cancer

The tenth L'Oreal-UNESCO “For Women in Science” awards were held in Moscow this week

Bayer to Manufacture Stroke Medication in Russia

The German chemical and pharmaceutical company plans to launch the production of stroke treatment medication in Russia

A Convergence of Minds

Why Moscow needs the International Medical Cluster

Russian Scientists Produce Groundbreaking Immune System Software

Russian scientists have developed a lightweight immune repertoire browse capable of processing the large amount of data generated while analyzing DNA

Female Russian Scientists Prevail at International Event

Russian representatives have taken the spoils at the 9th Korea International Women’s Invention Exposition held in Seoul

Russian Scientists Create Nanocapsules for Targeted Drug Delivery

International researchers including physicists from Moscow State University have created gel-based double membrane nanocapsules to be used in targeted drug delivery

Russian Scientists Develop New Heart Implant Assessment Method

Researchers from State Aerospace University, State Medical University and Düsseldorf University have developed a new method to assess the quality of an artificial heart valve

MSU Scientists Discover Gene Linked with CHD

Scientists working at the Moscow State University have discovered genes that play an important role in atherosclerosis and coronary heart disease onset and development