Five student teams win Indian Biological Engineering Competition

2018-03-21 06:59:32

Every year 5 selected student teams are given DBT grant to participate in International Genetic Engineering Machine (iGEM) held in USBy Team ABLEThe Indian Biological Engineering Competition (iBEC) was for the first time launched in 2016 by Department of Biotechnology (DBT), MoS&T, Govt of India and every year 5 selected student teams are given DBT grant to participate in International Genetic

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Women Science Congress wraps up with various plans to boost women empowerment in India

2018-03-21 06:58:38

At the 7th Women Science Congress in Imphal held recently various spokesperson pointed out on how technology advances can impact empowerment of women and much more. By Team ABLEGiving a call to develop technology that can make program implementation more efficient, reduce corruption and increase the response time in emergency in an effort to reach the unreached, Principal, D.G P.G College, Kanpur,

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Novartis India MD Jawed Zia resigns

2018-03-21 06:57:30

Novartis India’s Vice Chairman and Managing Director Jawed Zia has decided to step down from the post.By Team ABLEAccording to a news report filed in PTI, Novartis India’s Vice Chairman and Managing Director Jawed Zia has decided to step down from the post.“Jawed Zia, Vice Chairman & Managing Director, Novartis India Limited has informed the Board of Directors of his decision to step dow

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ABLE is all set to kickstart the second edition of Bioeconomy India Conclave 2018 on March 15th

2018-03-21 06:55:31

Determined to scale up India’s bioeconomy from $42 billion to $100 billion by 2025, ABLE and Biotechnology Industry have come together for the second time to organize a two-day conference on ‘BioEconomy India Conclave’ on March 15-16, 2018 in Bangalore. By Team ABLESet on the theme: ‘How to achieve the $100 billion target by 2025’, the BioEconomy India Conclave 2018 on its second edition

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CSIR and Vietnam National University (VNU) to collaborate for Joint Research

2018-03-21 06:41:57

CSIR and Vietnam National University would undertake joint research in R&D areas of mutual interest. By Team ABLECouncil of Scientific & Industrial Research (CSIR) and Vietnam National University (VNU) would undertake joint research in R&D areas of mutual interest. A high profile delegation from Vietnam National University(VNU), Hanoi, led by the VNU President - Dr. Nguyen Kim Son, vis

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Ministry of Health and Family Welfare and WHO sign an agreement for enhanced cooperation in the health sector

2018-03-21 06:40:37

To further strengthen collaborative work between India and WHO in achieving improved health outcomes, Ministry of Health and Family Welfare signed a MoA during Dr. Tedros visit. By Team ABLEDr. Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, Director General of WHO met J. P. Nadda, Union Health and Family Welfare Minister. They discussed perspectives on national, regional and global public health program. Dr Tedros c

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Government inks agreements with WHO for promoting traditional medicine

2018-03-21 06:39:20

The Ministry of AYUSH has signed several agreements with the World Health Organization for cooperation in promoting traditional Medicine.By Team ABLEThe Ministry of AYUSH has signed several agreements with the World Health Organization for cooperation in promoting traditional Medicine. The details are as: Ministry of AYUSH, Government of India has signed Project Collaboration Agreement  (PCA)

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Parliamentary panel seeks increased fund allocation to ICMR

2018-03-21 06:37:41

The panel, in its 106th report, extended its support to the department\'s demand for additional funds to the tune of Rs 350 crore.By Team ABLEA parliamentary panel has sought increased fund allocation to the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) as it fears that a funds crunch will adversely affect the research activities and development of new drugs, vaccines and diagnostics in the country. T

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ICMR wins International Kochon Prize 2017

2018-03-21 06:34:59

The Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) was awarded the International Kochon Prize 2017 for encouraging research and development (R&D) efforts towards tuberculosis treatment.By Team ABLEICMR received the $65,000 award from the Kochon Foundation, a non-profit organization from Korea, for establishing the India TB Research Consortium to accelerate R&D efforts in the country, a statemen

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PM addresses inaugural session of END TB Summit; ICMR bags International Kochon Prize 2017

2018-03-21 06:33:13

At the END TB Summit, PM Modi said India has set a target for complete elimination of TB by 2025. International Kochon Prize is awarded for encouraging R&D efforts towards tuberculosis treatment. By Team ABLEThe Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi, on March 13th, 2018, addressed the inaugural session of the “END TB” summit in New Delhi.He expressed confidence that the Delhi End TB Summit wo

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