The ‘Salvator Mundi’ could have had a starring role in the Leonardo retrospective, due to open on October 24 at the Musée du Louvre. However, it is becoming clearer by the day that it will once again be a no-show. With just under four weeks remaining until the opening, The Art Newspaper has learned that the loan has not yet been approved. Contrary to some media reports, the museum would have been delighted to include it, even at the last minute. But so close to the event, there is now a sad recognition that there is almost no chance that this will happen.
Beta-amyloid peptides, protein fragments that form naturally in the brain and clump into plaques in Alzheimer's disease patients, are thought to be responsible for neuron death, but it hasn't been clear how the substances kill cells.
The 22nd Iran International Oil, Gas, Refining and Petrochemical Exhibition (Iran Oil Show) began in the Iranian capital on Saturday with the participation of 4,000 national and international companies.
World leaders need to ramp up investment to achieve a set of global goals agreed a year ago to combat poverty, inequality and make the world a safer place by 2030, according to a key adviser on the United Nation's blueprint for the future.