Professor Pablo Marquet chosen as one of the 55 new Member of the World Academy of Sciences

Fifty-five new TWAS Fellows were elected into the membership on 26 January 2018, bringing total TWAS membership to 1228. Sixteen new members are women - an unprecedented 29% of the

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Open call Carolina Foundation scholarship

Fundación Carolina scholarship - University of Chile. Call 2018 advised academics (as) and staff of administrative management at the University of Chile the Carolina Foundation and the University


Code of Ethics for Science – World Economic Forum (WEF)

Dear TWAS YAs, we would like to spread the word about the Code of Ethics for Science. The Code of ethics seek to safeguard these high standards of behaviours


The technique of genetic Edition opens space in local laboratories

The spectacular l Crispr technology and its potential therapeutic uses to motivate the interest of scientists, but also the importance of setting ethical limits around your application. See

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With its mapuche outfit, Francisca Hidalgo Piutrin student gives its consideration of degree of chemistry career

January 25, 2018, the student of the career of chemistry, Francisca Hidalgo Piutrin, gave its review of grade presenting his thesis: "evaluation of modified wine residue for"

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They discover new Chilean mammal: is a robust, bigeye rodent and colicorto

Biólogos de la Universidad de Concepción y de la Universidad de Concepción y de la Universidad Católica lo bautizaron Olygoryzomys yatesi “El pelaje es más oscuro porque viven en bosques

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XV national competition of projects of research and development in health, Fonis 2018

The National Commission of scientific research and technology, CONICYT, the Ministry of health, MINSAL, invite you to participate in the convocation of the 15th national contest of research projects and


Dr. Violeta Morín: new Director of the Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

La Dra. Violeta Morín ha asumido el 19 de enero como Directora del Departamento de Bioquímica y Biología Molecular de la Facultad de Ciencias Biológicas UdeC, cargo que tiene una

Interviews and letters

180 years ago, Ignacio Domeyko

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