Scientists discover novel anticancer substances searching for COVID-19 medicine MOSCOW. KAZINFORM Members of the Faculty of Chemistry and Pharmacy of the North Caucasus Federal University (NCFU) together with their US colleagues while searching for an active compound to fight the coronavirus (COVID-19) infection have discovered substances which can potentially be used against neuroblastoma.
Russia resumes air service with Belarus, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, South Korea MOSCOW. KAZINFORM Russia resumes passenger air service with Belarus, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, and South Korea and lift the entry ban for these country’s nationals on a reciprocal basis, the government’s press service said on Sunday citing a corresponding government resolution.
Russian supersonic bombers set world record for longest non-stop flight - Aerospace Forces MOSCOW. KAZINFORM - Russian Tu-160 supersonic bombers (NATO reporting name of Blackjack) broke the world record for longest non-stop flight for this type of aircraft, Lieutenant-General Sergey Kobylash, the Russian Aerospace Forces’ Long-Range Aviation Commander, told reporters on Saturday, TASS reports.
Coronavirus vaccination for tourists can be reasonable measure – expert NALCHIK. KAZINFORM - Introduction of compulsory vaccination against the new coronavirus infection as a precondition for international travels can be a reasonable measure, chief non-staff infection disease specialists of the Russian Healthcare Ministry Vladimir Chulanov told TASS.
COVID-19 vaccine trials in children may start in 9 months MOSCOW. KAZINFORM Studies of a vaccine against the coronavirus infection in children may begin in nine months but first clinical trials on adults need to be completed, Director of the Gamaleya National Research Center of Epidemiology and Microbiology of the Russian Healthcare Ministry Alexander Gintsburg told TASS on Tuesday.
First batch of Sputnik V vaccine for civilian circulation produced in Russia MOSCOW. KAZINFORM - The first batch of the vaccine against COVID-19 known as Sputnik V was produced in Russia for civilian circulation. The supplies of the medication to the Russian regions are expected soon, the Health Ministry told reporters, TASS reports.
Humanitarian cargo from Russia delivered to W Kazakhstan rgn URALSK. KAZINFORM – The humanitarian cargo sent by the members of the ethnocultural association of Kazakhs has been delivered to West Kazakhstan region from Russia’s city of Saratov. The cargo included personal protective means such as masks, respirators, gloves and doctors’ coats, Kazinform correspondent reports.
Russia’s COVID-19 vaccine effective against any dose of the virus, says developer MOSCOW. KAZINFORM Russia’s COVID-19 vaccine «Sputnik V» is effective against any dose of the novel coronavirus, Alexander Ginzburg, director of the Gamaleya Research Institute of Epidemiology and Microbiology told reporters on Friday.
Polar Urals’ glacier melts away MOSCOW. KAZINFORM Moscow State University's (MSU) glacier, which in the middle of the 20th century was announced the Urals’ longest and second biggest glacier, melted away, press service of the government of the Yamalo-Nenets Autonomous Region said, commenting on results of the expedition to the Polar Urals’ glaciers, organized by the Research Center for Arctic Studies and MSU.
Russia offers its newest Su-57 jet for exports MOSCOW. KAZINFORM - Russia offers its fifth generation Su-57 jet fighter for export, the foreign demand is likely to skyrocket after the Russian Armed Forces’s order is fulfilled, says Rostec aviation complex’s Industrial Director Anatoly Serdyukov, TASS reports.
Academy of Sciences expedition to Norilsk completes field works on Lake Pyasino MOSCOW. KAZINFORM - Collecting samples of sediments in Lake Pyasino will be the final task of the Big Norilsk Expedition’s field work, the expedition team’s leader Nikolai Yurkevich told TASS, adding the expedition would finish soon, TASS reports.