The UNESCO chair on Interdisciplinary Research in Diabetes was established at Institute of Biochemistry and Biophysics of the University of Tehran in 2014 to follow the UNESCO's mission about exchanging of experience and knowledge between universities and other higher education institutions, joint work by university teachers, researchers and administrators from region and all over the world, promoting international inter-university cooperation, stimulus for academic mobility and the rapid transfer of knowledge through joint cooperation.
UCIRD important message on World Diabetes Day
Diabetes Mellitus is not just a glucose dependent disease because stress is the main origination of it. The molecular concept of stress is directly depends on every tensions which lead to free radicals formation. Therefore, for healthy and calm living, we should try to avoid from any stress causing agents like foods stress, cigarettes, aromatic substances and synthetic perfumes, microwave radiations and industrial cosmetics and abnormal hygiene products.