Medical benefits of rhubarb harvested in candlelight

The first information about Ravan dates back to 2700 BC. Ravandi was brought to Russia in 1873 by the famous traveler Nikolai Przhevalsky. The rhubarb, a cold-resistant plant, is native to Tibet and China. At the end of the 19th century, gourmets developed a new technology for its cultivation. They grew the plant in a greenhouse and harvested it by candlelight. Under these conditions, the rhubarb grew to more than half a meter, and retained its unique taste. Until now, the Ravan Festival is held every February in Yorkshire, England.

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Order of the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan on awarding Sh.M.Muradov with “Honorary Diploma of the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan”

Guided by paragraph 32 of Article 109 of the Constitution of the Republic of Azerbaijan, I decide:
To award Shahbaz Musa oglu Muradov with the “Honorary Diploma of the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan” for his long-term fruitful activity in the development of science in the Republic of Azerbaijan.
Ilham Aliyev
President of the Republic of Azerbaijan
Baku city, August 8, 2020.

What is the need for B vitamins during a pandemic and how to get them?

B vitamins strengthen the immune system by preventing infection.
Therefore, it is especially important to take them adequately during a
pandemic. By including foods rich in vitamin B in your daily diet, it
is possible to increase your chances of staying healthy despite the
dangers of coronavirus. Read more »

Chairman of the Board of TABIB: Close cooperation with ANAS is extremely important for us

For the first time in our country, fully automated PCR laboratories
have been brought to Azerbaijan by the Medical Territorial Units
Management Association (DMAA). At present, there are 2 PCR
laboratories in Sumgayit City Hospital No. 1, 1 in Mingachevir, 1 in
Shamkir District Central Hospital, and 2 in Central Oilmen’s Hospital. Read more »

Arbutus unedo L. species are studied at the Institute of Dendrology of ANAS

Extensive research is carried out in the laboratory “Introduction and
acclimatization of trees and shrubs” of the Institute of Dendrology of
ANAS on the introduction of Arbutus unedo L. and many new species of
exotic plants, study of their biological properties, adaptation to
external environmental factors and application on the basis of
landscape architecture.
Huseynova Aynur, a researcher at the laboratory of “Introduction and
acclimatization of trees and shrubs” of the Institute of Dendrology of
ANAS, informed the “public relations” department of the institute.
The species Arbutus unedo L. has been in the plant collection of the
Institute of Dendrology since 2017 and is being studied in the
experimental field of the Institute. Seeds and pens for research were
obtained from an older specimen of Arbutus unedo L. Tissues were
obtained from botanical gardens in the United States and Portugal. Read more »