Academic Staff and Director of Royan Institute for Stem Cell Biology and Technology
Iran, Isl. Rep.
Iran, Isl. Rep.
Baharvand (PhD, 2004, Khwarizmi University) is Professor, Founder and Director of Royan Institute for Stem Cell Biology and Technology, Tehran, Iran. His prizes include Mustafa Prize, TWAS Prize in Biology, UNESCO-Equatorial Guinea International Prize, Islamic Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization (ISESCO) Prize in Biology, three Razi Research Awards from Iran Ministry of Health and Medical Education, two Khwarizmi International Awards from Iran Ministry of Science, Research and Technology, two Dr. Hadavi’s Awards from Academy of Medical Sciences of Iran, Prominent Professor in 3rd term of Allameh Tabatabaei’s Award from Iran Vice Presidency for Science and Technology and National Elite Foundation, etc. He is member of International Society for Stem Cell Research, International Society for Cell and Gene Therapy, International Society for Extracellular Vesicles. He is currently the editorial board member of eight international journals (e.g., Journal of Biological Chemistry and Scientific Reports from Nature Publishing Group). He holds three USA patents on the basis of his research.
Sustainable Development Goals:
3 - Good health and well-being
4 - Quality education
9 - Industry, innovation and infrastructure
Stem Cells, Developmental Biology, Regenerative Medicine, Cell Therapy, Biologically inspired Engineering, Cell Manufacturing
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Section:02-Structural, Cell and Molecular Biology
TWAS Prize in Biology (2019)