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The U.S. blockade is the main obstacle to scientific development in Cuba

The U.S. blockade is the main obstacle to scientific development in Cuba

The U.S. blockade is the main obstacle to scientific development in Cuba

Cuba, Nov 6th – The United States economic, financial, and commercial blockade of Cuba has caused around 1.5 million USD in losses to the country’s higher education sector in the last year alone. Continue reading

Cancer Immunotherapy: the Most Significant 2013 Science Breakthrough

Cancer Immunotherapy: the Most Significant 2013 Science Breakthrough

Cancer Immunotherapy: the Most Significant 2013 Science Breakthrough

Havana. Jan, 17 – Immunotherapy for cancer treatment tops the list of the most important scientific breakthroughs of 2013, according to the journal Science. Continue reading

Cuban Scientist Awarded Honorary Doctorate in Moscow

Fidel Castro Diaz-Balart

Fidel Castro Diaz-Balart

Moscow, Sep 27  –  Fidel Castro Diaz-Balart, scientific adviser to the Cuban Council of State, received an honorary doctorate from Lomonosov University, in the Russian capital. Continue reading

Women are Majority in Cuban Scientific Sector

Women are Majority in Cuban Scientific Sector

Women are Majority in Cuban Scientific Sector

Havana, Aug 26  –  Women represent about 53 percent in the Cuban scientific sector, in direction, research, technical, and service posts. Continue reading