News and Events

  • NLA to hold INESS-2017 01.08.2017 We are glad to announce the 5th International Conference on Nanomaterials and Advanced Energy Storage Systems (INESS-2017) organized by the Institute of Batteries (IoB),  National Laboratory Astana (NLA) and Nazarbayev University (NU) to be held on August 9-11, 2017 in Astana at Nazarbayev University (http://nu.edu.kz/eng) and cordially invite you to participate! INESS is included into the list of Global Events by ...
  • Play your game 20.07.2017        One of the favorite places and entertainments of  EXPO-2017  is the stand where the Interactive Kazakhstan Energy Game “Towards a Green Economy” is presented. The exposition is a game that allows the user to create not just his own plan for the development of Kazakhstan’s energy system until 2030, but also to ...
  • NLA to organize seminar on antibiotic resistance 21.06.2017 The international seminar  on antibiotic resistance was launched today in Nazarbayev University  under the auspices of National Laboratory Astana and  International Science and Technology Center (ISTC)/ The seminar is dedicated to the use of antibiotics in the treatment of people, including children. Scientists from  Europe, USA, India, Japan, Israel, Russia, Georgia, Armenia and Kyrgyzstan, as ...
  • Workshop on Antibiotic Resistant Strains to be held in NLA 20.06.2017  National Laboratory Astana, Nazarbayev University and the International Science and Technology Center (ISTC) conduct  preparatory works for the organization of  Antibiotic Resistant Strains workshop that will be held on June 21 – 22, 2017 in Astana, Kazakhstan.  More than 20 scientists from different countries (USA, Italy,  Sweden, Japan, Israel, Armenia, Kyrgyzstan, Georgia and Kazakhstan) will come ...
  • Secrets of Maverannahr: where genetics depends on culture 15.06.2017  Maxsat Zhabagin, researcher, Laboratory For Population Genetics, NLA in cooperation with  Oleg Balanovsky, Elena Balanovska, Zhaxylyk Sabitov, Marina Kuznetsova, and others published  a new study in Scientific Reports 7, article number: 3085(2017). Authors have analyzed Y-chromosomal variation in populations from Transoxiana, a historical region covering the southwestern part of Central Asia. They studied 780 samples from 10 regional populations of Kazakhs, Uzbeks, Turkmens, ...