NYResearch Institute, Tufts to collaborate on stem cell based treatment for neurodegeneration

2018-09-14 08:47:33

Scientific teams from both the research institutes will develop advanced stem cell models to improve understanding and treatment of Parkinson\'s, Alzheimer\'s, and similar diseases.By Team ABLEThe New York Stem Cell Foundation (NYSCF) Research Institute and the Tufts University Initiative for Neural Science, Disease & Engineering (INSciDE) has announced a collaborative initiative focused on de

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DBT announces India-U.S. Collaborative Vision Research Program Funding Opportunity

2018-09-14 08:46:35

This funding opportunity announcement encourages applications from US and Indian institution as bilateral collaborations,which will advance science and technology important to understanding, preventing, and treating blinding eye diseases. By Team ABLERecognizing that continuing collaborative research focused on eye diseases and visual disorders would be of mutual benefit to the U.S. and India

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Nine UK-India research institutes collaborate to develop innovative diagnostics to curb antimicrobial resistance

2018-09-14 08:44:34

UK and Indian researchers have forged a £3 million interdisciplinary research project to address the growing threat of drug-resistant infections in India. The project is jointly funded by UK Research and Innovation/Economic and Social Research Council, the Newton Fund, and Government of India\'s Department of Biotechnology.By Team ABLEA £3 million interdisciplinary research project is to address

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Four pioneering biomedical researchers win prestigious Lasker Award

2018-09-12 07:42:21

Lasker awards is the annual prize, announced on September 11th, that rewards achievements in biomedical research and is often considered a precursor to the Nobel prize.Each award comes with a US$250,000 honorarium.By Team ABLEThe Albert and Mary Lasker Foundation,on September 11th, announced the winners of its 2018 Lasker Awards:C. David All is from Rockefeller University and Michael Grunstein fro

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Health Ministry issues notification for bringing the HIV/AIDS Act, 2017 in force

2018-09-12 07:40:30

The Ministry of Health and Family Welfare has issued a notification for bringing HIV and AIDS (Prevention and Control) Act, 2017 in force from 10th September, 2018. By Team ABLEThe Ministry of Health and Family Welfare has issued a notification for bringing the Human Immunodeficiency Virus and Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (Prevention and Control) Act, 2017 in force from 10th September,

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Novo Nordisk supported National Insulin Summit congregates 300 experts in diabetes treatment

2018-09-11 09:32:33

The National Insulin Summit, conducted by Diabetes Research Society (DIABAID) and supported by Novo Nordisk was held at Hyderabad on September 10th.By Team ABLEThe National Insulin Summit, conducted by Diabetes Research Society (DIABAID) and supported by Novo Nordisk, the world leader in diabetes care, was held and inaugurated by endocrinologists at Hyderabad on September 10th.Dr.AK Das, National

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Early stage clinical trial of antimalarial drug begins, confirms NIH

2018-09-11 09:31:21

Enrollment has begun in a Phase 1 clinical trial to test the safety of a new investigational drug designed to treat malaria, as well as its effect on the human body.By Team ABLEEnrollment has begun in a Phase 1 clinical trial to test the safety of a new investigational drug designed to treat malaria, as well as its effect on the human body. The first-in-human study is sponsored by the National Ins

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Frost & Sullivan to organize GIL summit in California; hype in healthcare to be debated

2018-09-11 09:30:14

Frost’s Growth, Innovation & Leadership (GIL) Summit,to be held from October 1st to 4th, 2018,is expected to provide insights on mega trends, cutting-edge technologies and new business models in healthcare.By Team ABLEFrost & Sullivan\'s Growth, Innovation and Leadership 2018 North America Summit at the Paradise Point Resort & Spa in San Diego, California,will reveal how to capitaliz

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UK-China researchers advance in understanding Nitrogen fixation engineering in cereal crops

2018-09-10 10:20:21

A new way of engineering nitrogen fixation has been discovered by a UK-China research team, bringing them one step closer to realizing the goal of engineering a range of crops to fix their own nitrogen.By Team ABLEA new way of engineering nitrogen fixation has been discovered by a UK-China research team, bringing them one step closer to realizing the goal of engineering a range of crops to fix the

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GeneSys Biologics opens new manufacturing unit in AP’s Genome Valley

2018-09-07 07:34:43

This new facility will make insulin biosimilars across the value chain from research and development to commercial manufacturing.By Team ABLEHyderabad-located biotechnology company,GeneSys Biologics has inaugurated it’s integrated drug development facility in Genome Valley, Shameerpet. This new facility will make insulin biosimilars across the value chain from research and development to commerc

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