Scientific Council of the Division of Biological and Medical Sciences discussed a number of issues
The next meeting of the Scientific Council of the Division of Biological and Medical Sciences (DBMS) of ANAS was held on March 17.
First, the vice-president of ANAS, chairman of the division academician Irada Huseynova acquainted participants with the agenda.
According to the order of the President of ANAS, academician Ramiz Mehdiyev "On preventive measures in the ANAS related to coronavirus", Irada Huseynova said that disinfection was carried out in the scientific institutions of the division. The awareness-educational events and seminars were held in the institutions of ANAS for coronavirus pandemic, she added.
The meeting discussed the genome, structure, origin, biosecurity of coronavirus and the preparation of vaccines against it.
The event also mentioned the decree of the Cabinet of Ministers of the Republic of Azerbaijan dated 24 February 2020 “On approval of the Action Plan on Prevention of Sexual Choice of Children before Birth”. The sides exchanged views on implementation of relevant orders of the ANAS. It was noted that the issues arising from the order will be worked out together with the Division of Humanities and Social Sciences.
Finally, a number of scientific and organizational and personnel issues on DBMS were reviewed and appropriate decisions made.