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"Camillo Cavour e la chimica dei fertilizzanti"
Marina Zuccoli | added on Mar 18, 2011 | Italy
Bibliographic exhibition about the activity of the Italian minister of Agriculture Camillo Cavour (1810-1861) in the 150th anniversary of the Italian unification. Cavour was the first to import guano from Peru and to establish a firm for the production of chemical fertilizers in Italy, in 1847.
Me Too Drugs: R&D Innovations or Imitations?
Tanya Fogg | added on Mar 17, 2011 | United States
A “me too” drug is similar in chemical structure or has the same mechanism of action as the protype. According to the 2004 FDA report, only about one-third of the drug license application approvals over the preceding eight years were considered as ‘new’.
Celebration in Dibrugarh, India
Rahul Kar | added on Mar 17, 2011 | India
Our activities would include popular talks, science quiz competition, essay writing competition, poster presentation and laboratory visit for school children.
UNESCO Contest of Writings Works and Drawings of the World Science Day for Peace and Development
Fernanda Velloso | added on Mar 16, 2011 | Brazil
Target to high school students, the competition has two categories: Drawings and Writings Works. This initiative is promoted by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) in collaboration with institutions in the areas of education and science.
Biological Chemistry workshop: Protein Folding, Misfolding and Design
Eduardo Barzana | added on Mar 16, 2011 | Mexico
The main objectives of this workshop are: to generate a forum for a multidisciplinary discussion on protein folding, misfolding and design; to use this forum to introduce graduate students and young researchers to these research topics; to promote the interactions between senior and young researchers.