UFMG – Federal University of Minas Gerais

CRISPR-Cas9 technology allows scientists to cut and insert small pieces of DNA into precise areas of the DNA range, enabling specific and targeted study of our genes. Image: Ernesto Del Aguila III, National Institute for Human Genome Research (NIH) The Institute of Biological Sciences (ICB) will host the first viral vector production center for CRISPR-Cas9 … Read more

The government is moving forward with a calendar for the next two academic years: classes start the third week of September | Education

The Ministry of Education will advance the calendar for the next two academic years, 2022/23 and 2023/24, with “the objective of providing more predictable working conditions for schools and families”. THE the news was advanced by Jornal de Notícias based on a draft dispatch from the Ministry of Education which is consulted by the partners … Read more

Former Tarantini player becomes a football pioneer after completing his doctorate | Education

Former footballer Tarantini became on Tuesday the first professional sports athlete in Portugal to obtain the university degree of doctor. The 38-year-old former midfielder, who became famous in the service of Rio Ave, and who, after ending his career, in 2021 assumed the position of assistant coach of the Famalicão team, of the I Liga, … Read more

Flu and measles vaccination campaigns are extended until 24/6

Due to low vaccination coverage for both diseases in the state, the Minas Gerais State Department of Health (SES-MG) is extending national flu and measles vaccination campaigns until 24/ 06. The announcement of the extension was released by the Ministry of Health (MS), Thursday (2/6), and aims to ensure the immunization of the eligible public … Read more

UFMG – Federal University of Minas Gerais

Monday, June 6, 2022 at 4:39 p.m. A study by UFMG researchers found that there has been a reduction in the number of doses of yellow fever vaccine administered in Brazil since the start of the covid-19 pandemic. The data shows that in the North region there was a reduction of 34.71%, in the Midwest … Read more

Covid-19 can cause thrombosis | All Rondonia

(Gustavo Marcatto) Covid-19 cases across Brazil have risen again in recent days and the moving average has risen 36% over the past fortnight, reaching the highest level since March 30 this year. Among the causes of this increase, the authorities mention the relaxation of safety protocols, in particular the non-mandatory mask, in addition to the … Read more

Covid-19 can cause thrombosis | All Rondonia

(Gustavo Marcatto) Covid-19 cases across Brazil have risen again in recent days and the moving average has risen 36% over the past fortnight, reaching the highest level since March 30 this year. Among the causes of this increase, the authorities mention the relaxation of safety protocols, in particular the non-mandatory mask, in addition to the … Read more