Department of Translational Medical Bioengineering

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Remembering seasonal coronaviruses

Severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) has differential effects according to age, with symptomatic and severe infections mostly occurring in older adults. One possible explanation for this variation is that children and younger adults have more preexisting immunity against seasonal human coronaviruses (HCoVs) that cross-react with SARS-CoV-2, providing protection from severe and even symptomatic …

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COVID-19 and immunity

An article by American scientists David Stephens and M. McElrath analyzed the available information on the humoral and cellular immune response in people infected with SARS-CoV-2. Among other things, the issue of reducing the level of protective antibodies in people who have undergone COVID-19 is discussed. Article “COVID-19 and the Path to Immunity” (Journal of …

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The Library at Igor Sikorsky Kyiv Polytechnic Institute celebrates its 40th anniversary

On September 1st in 1980, a new (and since then the only) building of the Library of Science and Technology was opened on the campus of Igor Sikorsky Kyiv Polytechnic Institute on the Square of Knowledge. This day has become significant not only for the engineers, but also for the entire scientific and student community: …

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The Ministry of Youth and Sports will cooperate with Igor Sikorsky Kyiv Polytechnic Institute

The Deputy Minister of Youth and Sports of Ukraine for Digital Development, Digital Transformations and Digitalization Vitaliy Lavrov visited Igor Sikorsky Kyiv Polytechnic Institute. During the visit, the government official and the university administration discussed the vectors of future cooperation and agreed to sign a memorandum of cooperation in the nearest future. “One of the …

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Congratulations to the winners of the award competition for the best textbooks, manuals and monographs in 2020

The winners of the award competition of Igor Sikorsky Kyiv Polytechnic Institute for the best textbooks, manuals, monographs this year were: Nataliya Dmytrivna Pankratova, the Deputy Director of IASA, the author of the textbook “Systems Analysis. Theory and Application” (the first prize) [description in uk]; Prof. Vitaliy Anatoliyovych Pasichnyk, Assoc. Prof. Yuriy Ivanovych Adamenko, Assoc. Prof. …

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Appeal to freshmen!

Dear freshmen! The first year It’s over! And you are faced with the choice of your profession, your specialization. There are several educational programs (specializations) in the specialty “Biomedical Engineering”. You can choose one of them and continue your studies. One of educational programs is “Regenerative and Biopharmaceutical Engineering”. Detailed information about this educational program …

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