Innovation in America has always been synonymous with Silicon Valley, but recently Harvard surpassed the legendary Californian area regarding the biotech industry: indeed, thanks to a new huge campus dedicated to entrepreneurship that will rival that of MIT, the Boston/Cambridge area is likely to become the main center of attraction of investments...

Regione Marche, Confindustria Marche, Fondazione Marche e ISSNAf si sono incontrati con imprenditori e università locali per discutere delle opportunità di ricerca e innovazione per le imprese e la possibilità di aprire ponti con gli Stati Uniti. In rappresentanza del programma I/UCRC di National Science Foundation (Agenzia federale americana) é in...

di Giulia Cimpanelli Sua maestà l'arancino. Il re dello street food siciliano è conosciuto e diffuso in tutto il mondo. E se i siciliani ne rivendicano giustamente i diritti d'autore e discutono tra Est e Ovest sul suo nome (arancine a occidente e arancini a oriente), nel resto d'Italia e del mondo in molti cercano di copiarlo.   Ma nonosta...

As far as research is concerned, Italy's most active university is the Ca' Foscari of Venice, while at the bottom of the list there are the universities of Lecce, Campobasso and Catania. But also in the South of Italy there are some very productive universities, like Salerno, for example; while among polytechnic universities, Bari is slightly highe...

L'AISNA (Associazione dei Chirurgi Italiani in Nord America) con il supporto dell'ISSNAF (Fondazione degli Scienziati e Studenti Italiani in Nord America) indice pubblico concorso per le seguenti posizioni di ricerca:   Fellowship Clinica in Chirurgia dei TrapiantiBaylor University (Dallas, TX)Direttore del Programma / Socio Contribuente: Gi...

Italian researchers have discovered the gene for arteriosclerosis and devised a treatment to "switch it off" and prevent heart disease. The gene is responsible for producing a protein that in turn produces oxidant molecules that damage the walls of the heart, veins and arteries. The discovery was made by a team from the Life Sciences Institut...

Interested in pursuing a career in science and engineering? Would you like to know more about the bitter and sweets of the life of a scientist and learn how to face those situations?   Join MITaly and GWAMIT in this networking session and hear about the experiences of MIT Professors Paola Cappellaro and Paola Rizzoli and Harvard Professor Ka...

AGENDA 12.00 – 12.15 Light lunch12.15 – 12.30Welcome addresses Lorenzo Mannelli, MD, PhDAssistant Attending, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New YorkChair, ISSNAF Medical Imaging Science Chapter   12.30 – 13.15Discussion panelPatient and Radiologist Interaction (radiation, characterization, etc.) Lorenzo Bonomo, MDChairman, Dept R...

Era l'unica startup italiana ad essere arrivata in finale. E quella finale l'ha vinta alla grande. Eco4Cloud ha vinto il Tech Trailblazers, una dei più importanti contest mondiali per startup innovative nei settori Big Data, Cloud, FinTech, IoT, Mobile, Storage e Sustainable IT.   Ed è proprio questo il settore che ha conquistato, accreditan...

Italy has picked its entries that will compete in the European Union Contest for Young Scientists (Eucys), that will be held next September 17-22 at the Expo 2015 World's Fair in Milan: four projects signed by 9 Italian students will be on display on the 20th of September at the premises of La fabbrica del Vapore in Via Procaccini, Milan.  ...