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02.National Laboratory Astana

 

Private institution «NATIONAL LABORATORY ASTANА» Nazarbayev University includes Center for Life Sciences and Center for Energy and Advanced Materials Science. The main goals of the institution is carrying out multidisciplinary basic and/or applied research in the field of life sciences, energy, and other interdisciplinary areas of science, as well as activities to establish a scientific laboratory, experimental bases, centers, institutes for the development and implementation of scientific, scientific and technical, educational programs and training.

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  • Bakdolotov, Aidyn; De Miglio, Rocco; Akhmetbekov, Yerbol; Baigarin, Kanat (Heliyon, 2017-03-27)
    This paper studies the concept of energy security from export-oriented countries’ point ofview. It aims to test the effects of long-term energy export strategies in the Central Asian Caspian(CAC) region,by exploring the ...
  • Saliev, Timur; Feril Jr., Loreto B.; Ogawa, Koichi; Watanabe, Akiko; Begimbetova, Dinara; Molkenov, Askhat; Alimbetov, Dauren; Tachibana, Katsuro (Medical Science Monitor, 2016-12-22)
    Background: We scrutinized the feasibility of apoptosis induction in blood cancer cells by means of low-intensity ultrasoundand the proteasome inhibitor bortezomib (Velcade). Material/Methods: Human leukemic monocyte ...
  • Talhaoui, Ibtissam; Lebedeva, Natalia A.; Zarkovic, Gabriella; Saint-Pierre, Christine; Kutuzov, Mikhail M.; Sukhanova, Maria V.; Matkarimov, Bakhyt T.; Gasparutto, Didier; Saparbaev, Murat K.; Lavrik, Olga I.; Ishchenko, Alexander A. (Nucleic Acids Research, 2016-07-28)
    Poly(ADP-ribose) polymerases (PARPs/ARTDs) use nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide (NAD+) to catalyse the synthesis of a long branched poly(ADPribose) polymer (PAR) attached to the acceptor amino acid residues of nuclear ...
  • Kharintsev, Sergey; Alekseev, Alexander; Vasilchenko, Valeria; Kharitonov, Anton; Salakhov, Myakzyum (Optical Materials Express, 2015-09-15)
    Optical nanoantennas play a crucial role in controlling near-fields on the nanoscale and being counterparts of commonly used conventional optical components such as lens, prisms, gratings, etc. for shaping the wavefront ...
  • Zhabagin, Maxat; Balanovska, Elena; Sabitov, Zhaxylyk; Kuznetsova, Marina; Agdzhoyan, Anastasiya; Balaganskaya, Olga; Chukhryaeva, Marina; Markina, Nadezhda; Romanov, Alexey; Skhalyakho, Roza; Zaporozhchenko, Valery; Saroyants, Liudmila; Dalimova, Dilbar; Davletchurin, Damir; Turdikulova, Shahlo; Yusupov, Yuldash; Tazhigulova, Inkar; Akilzhanova, Ainur; Tyler-Smith, Chris; Balanovsky, Oleg (Scientific Reports, 2017-06-08)
    We have analyzed Y-chromosomal variation in populations from Transoxiana, a historical region covering the southwestern part of Central Asia. We studied 780 samples from 10 regional populations of Kazakhs, Uzbeks, Turkmens, ...
  • Balanovsky, Oleg; Gurianov, Vladimir; Zaporozhchenko, Valery; Balaganskaya, Olga; Urasin, Vadim; Zhabagin, Maxat; Grugni, Viola; Canada, Rebekah; Al-Zahery, Nadia; Raveane, Alessandro; Wen, Shao-Qing; Yan, Shi; Wang, Xianpin; Zalloua, Pierre; Marafi, Abdullah; Koshel, Sergey; Semino, Ornella; Tyler-Smith, Chris; Balanovska, Elena (BioMed Central, 2017)
    Background: The Y-chromosome haplogroup Q has three major branches: Q1, Q2, and Q3. Q1 is found in both Asia and the Americas where it accounts for about 90% of indigenous Native American Y-chromosomes; Q2 is found in North ...
  • Srndovic, Milan; Familiant, Yakov L.; Grandi, Gabriele; Ruderman, Alex (Energies, 2016-10-12)
    This paper presents the optimization technique for minimizing the voltage and current total harmonic distortion (THD) in a single-phase multilevel inverter controlled by staircase modulation. The previously reported research ...
  • Moniruddin, Md; Ilyassov, Baurzhan; Seliverstova, Evgeniya; Shabdan, Yerkin; Bakranov, Nurlan; Ibrayev, Niyazbek; Nuraje, Nurxat (Journal of Experimental Nanoscience, 2017)
    This study focuses on understanding the fundamentals of energy transfer and electron transport in photovoltaic devices with uniquely designed nanostructures by analysing energy transfer in purple photosynthetic bacteria ...
  • Wu, Han-Chun; Ó Coileáin, Cormac; Abid, Mourad; Mauit, Ozhet; Syrlybekov, Askar; Khalid, Abbas; Xu, Hongjun; Gatensby, Riley; Wang, Jing Jing; Liu, Huajun; Yang, Li; Duesberg, Georg S.; Zhang, Hong-Zhou; Abid, Mohamed; Shvets, Igor V. (Scientific Reports, 2015-11-02)
    Magnetite is a half-metal with a high Curie temperature of 858 K, making it a promising candidate for magnetic tunnel junctions (MTJs). Yet, initial efforts to exploit its half metallic nature in Fe3O4/ MgO/Fe3O4 MTJ ...
  • Hermosilla, Sabrina; You, Paul; Aifah, Angela; Abildayev, Tleukhan; Akilzhanova, Ainur; Kozhamkulov, Ulan; Muminov, Talgat; Darisheva, Meruert; Zhussupov, Baurzhan; Terlikbayeva, Assel; El-Bassel, Nabila; Schluger, Neil (PLoS ONE, 2017-03-01)
    Background Sputum smear-positive tuberculosis (TB) patients have a high risk of transmission and are of great epidemiological and infection control significance. Little is known about the smearpositive populations in high ...
  • Li, Haipeng; Liu, Zhengjun; Yang, Shuang; Zhao, Yan; Feng, Yuting; Bakenov, Zhumabay; Zhang, Chengwei; Yin, Fuxing (Materials, 2017)
    ZnO/nitrogen-doped carbon nanotube (ZnO/NCNT) composite, prepared though a simple one-step sol-gel synthetic technique, has been explored for the first time as an anode material. The as-prepared ZnO/NCNT nanocomposite ...
  • Kairov, Ulykbek; Cantini, Laura; Greco, Alessandro; Molkenov, Askhat; Czerwinska, Urszula; Barillot, Emmanuel; Zinovyev, Andrei (BioMed Central, 2017)
    Background: Independent Component Analysis (ICA) is a method that models gene expression data as an action of a set of statistically independent hidden factors. The output of ICA depends on a fundamental parameter: the ...
  • Dmitriev, Petr; Kairov, Ulykbek; Robert, Thomas; Barat, Ana; Lazar, Vladimir; Carnac, Gilles; Laoudj-Chenivesse, Dalila; Vassetzky, Yegor S. (Journal of Cellular and Molecular Medicine, 2013)
    Muscular dystrophy is a condition potentially predisposing for cancer; however, currently, only Myotonic dystrophy patients are known to have a higher risk of cancer. Here, we have searched for a link between facioscapulohumeral ...
  • Mao, Xiao-Yuan; Tokay, Tursonjan; Zhou, Hong-Hao; Jin, Wei-Lin (Oncotarget, 2016-03-07)
    Epileptic seizures are frequently caused by brain tumors. Traditional anti-epileptic treatments do not acquire satisfactory responses. Preoperative and postoperative seizures seriously influence the quality of life of ...
  • Han, Bo; Tokay, Tursonjan; Zhang, Guangming; Sun, Peng; Hou, Shangwei (Oxidative Medicine and Cellular Longevity, 2017-03-06)
    Ether-a-go-go ` 1 (Eag1, Kv10.1, KCNH1) K+ channel is a member of the voltage-gated K+ channel family mainly distributed in the central nervous system and cancer cells. Like other types of voltage-gated K+ channels, the ...
  • Hubacek, J. A.; Stanek, V.; Gebauerova, M.; Adamkova, V.; Lesauskaite, V.; Zaliaduonyte-Peksiene, D.; Tamosiunas, A.; Supiyev, A.; Kossumov, A.; Zhumadilova, A.; Pitha, J. (Physiological research, 2017-01-09)
    Cardiovascular diseases are the most common cause of mortality and morbidity in most populations. As the traditional modifiable risk factors (smoking, hypertension, dyslipidemia, diabetes mellitus, and obesity) were defined ...
  • Telegenov, Kuat; Tlegenov, Yedige; Shintemirov, Almas (IEEE Access, 2015-06-02)
    Robotics research and education have gained significant attention in recent years due to increased development and commercial deployment of industrial and service robots. A majority of researchers working on robot grasping ...
  • Rest, D.; Yun, B. Ye; Insepov, Z. (Argonne National Laboratory, 2013)
    U-Mo alloys are candidate fuels for both research and test reactors, as well as for advanced power reactors. A critical requirement for these candidate fuels is stable swelling behavior over their expected lifetime. ...
  • Haberland, H.; Insepov, Z.; Moseler, M. (Physical Review B, 1995)
    Langevin-molecular-dynamics simulations of thin-film growth by energetic cluster impact were carried out. The impact of a Mo 1043 cluster on a Mo(001) surface was studied for impact energies of 0.1, 1, and 10 eV/atom using ...
  • Allen, L. P.; Insepov, Z.; Fenner, D. B.; Santeufemio, C.; Brooks, W.; Jones, K. S.; Yamada, I. (Journal of applied physics, 2002)
    Atomic force microscopy ~AFM! and high-resolution transmission electron microscope ~HRTEM! cross section imaging of individual gas cluster ion impact craters on Si~100! and Si~111! substrate surfaces is examined. The ...

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