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WCM-Q research highlights physical inactivity and sedentary lifestyles in Mena region

WCM-Q research highlights physical inactivity and sedentary lifestyles in Mena region

Researchers at Weill Cornell Medicine-Qatar (WCM-Q) have published a comprehensive study on the status of sedentary behaviour and physical activity in the Middle East and North Africa.

WCM-Q research helps identify body’s ‘detox’ genes

WCM-Q research helps identify body’s ‘detox’ genes

Researchers at Weill Cornell Medicine-Qatar (WCM-Q) have contributed to an international study which has identified 90 genes that together determine how the human metabolism ...

New chapter in QU-Japan education, research tie-up

New chapter in QU-Japan education, research tie-up

The significance of continuing collaboration between Qatar University (QU) and Japan in the fields of education, culture and research was highlighted at the internal grant award announcement ceremony.

Total, QU launch algae-based research collaboration

Total, QU launch algae-based research collaboration

Total and Qatar University’s Center for Sustainable Development have initiated two research projects for the investigation of microalgae from Qatar to produce biofuels as well as Carbon Capture ...

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.