- 19/10/18 | EXACT AND NATURAL SCIENCES
In San Juan, scientists discover a new South American fish that lived 7 Myr ago
CONICET researchers in San Juan participated in the find of fossil remains of several specimen of this species.
- 11/10/18 | BIOLOGICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES
Scientists develop a photosynthetic platform to produce high-added value molecules
CONICET researchers at IBR participated in a study with potential biotechnological applications.
- 09/10/18 | BIOLOGICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES
Some help for plants to protect them from UV rays
CEFOBI researchers found that certain compounds, β,β-xanthophylls, mitigate the levels of ultraviolet radiation that can be harmful for plants.
- 04/10/18 | SCIENTIFIC PROMOTION
Land uses and conservation of dung beetles in Misiones
CONICET scientists collaborate with Spanish researchers to analyze the effects of the action of men on the diversity of these coleopteran species in Bosque Atlántico of Alto Paraná.
- 28/09/18 | BIOLOGICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES
The “dance” of molecules
CONICET scientists used a microscope to analyze the behavior in time and space of the acetylcholine receptor, which plays a key role in the nerve transmission of muscle and brain. The observations were published in Scientific Reports.
The National Scientific and Technical Research Council (CONICET) is the main organization in charge of the promotion of Science and Technology in Argentina. The principal objective of this agency is to boost and implement scientific and technical activities in the country and in all different fields of knowledge. This institution has its own researchers and professionals. Thus, CONICET offers different grants and finances projects, institutions and natio