Budapest, Bangkok – December 16, 2013. – His Excellency Mr. Sompong Sanguanbun, ambassador of the Thai Kingdom and first secretary Ms. Nawinee Plynoi met director general György Miklós Keserű and deputy director János Szépvölgyi on 4th of December, 2013 at the Research Center for Natural Sciences (RCNS), Hungarian Academy of Science. RCNS management informed their honorary guests on the research activity of the center focused to health sciences and material and environmental science. The Parties discussed opportunities on exchange of young and senior scientists, the potential in joint grant applications and joint research laboratories. The Thai ambassador expressed his interest on the RCNS translational platform technologies and the latest results on material and environmental research. The informal and informative meeting might contribute to the development of bilateral science and technology relations of the countries. At the end of the meeting György Miklós Keserű invited His Excellency to the new research infrastructure of RCNS. The meeting is scheduled to spring of 2014.

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The Research Center for Natural Sciences (RCNS) is one of the largest research organizations within the network of Hungarian Academy of Science. RCNS has carried out multidisciplinary research activities in natural sciences, in the fields of enzymology, organic chemistry, molecular pharmacology, cognitive neuroscience and psychology, as well as materials- and environmental chemistry and technical physics and material science. The more than 400 scientists of the center are committed to new discoveries and developments for the advancement of our society.


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