Vitamin C helps to prevent metabolic syndrome

Metabolic syndrome increases the risk of heart disease, stroke and life-threatening diseases such as diabetes.
According to research, vitamin C deficiency is associated with metabolic syndrome.
A recent study discovered a link between metabolic syndrome and vitamin C deficiency. Vitamin C alone is not enough for people with metabolic syndrome. A diet with processed high sugars and fats leads to chronic inflammation and metabolic syndrome. Read more »

The procedure for awarding masters of ANAS scholarships to students  has changed

The Cabinet of Ministers has amended the Rules for determining and paying scholarships to doctoral students, students of higher education, secondary special and vocational education institutions, as well as master’s degree students of the Azerbaijan National Academy of Sciences.
Relevant amendments to the Resolution “On Amendments to the Rules for Assignment and Payment of Scholarships to Doctoral Students, Higher, Secondary and Vocational Education Institutions, as well as Master’s Degree Students of the Azerbaijan National Academy of Sciences” are intended to take into account a number of factors in determining and paying scholarships.  Read more »

Submission to the journal “Proceedings of the Institute of Genetic Resources of ANAS” is announced

The journal “Proceedings of the Institute of Genetic Resources of ANAS” announces the acceptance of articles starting from May 3, 2021. The deadline for submission of articles to the editorial board of the Journal is June 30, 2021. You can get more information about submission guidelines of articles from the following  http://genres.az/…/Mqallr_qoyulan_tlblr_dyiiklik_SON_2.pdf
 
 

On April 30, Leyla Aliyeva, Vice President of the Heydar Aliyev Foundation, founder and head of the IDEA Public Union, visited the Ghizil-Agaj National Park.

After getting acquainted with the territory of the national park, rich fauna, and flora, Leyla Aliyeva then discussed with the Minister of Ecology and Natural Resources Mukhtar Babayev the prospects for future development of specially protected natural areas, including coastal and marine reserves. During the visit, Leyla Aliyeva attended a ceremony to plant Eldar pines in the national park in order to demonstrate support for the release of fingerlings into the Small Ghizil-Agaj Bay of the Caspian Sea, as well as to increase the country’s green and forest areas.

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The third edition of the Red Book will include more than 600 plant species

An editorial board has been set up for the third edition of the Red Book. AZERTAC, The statement gave Irada Huseynova, vice-president of the Azerbaijan National Academy of Sciences and director of the Institute of Molecular Biology and Biotechnology. She said that a work program has been prepared for this publication: “The main purpose of the program is to clarify the list of rare and endangered species of plants, fungi, and animals, to ensure a review of the lists. “Species that no longer need protection will be removed from the list and species in need will be added to the list, populations of those species will be identified, GPS data will be updated and environmental factors will be studied”.

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