Indian Angel Network, BIRAC ink MoU to help finance & mentor biotech startups

2017-08-09 09:52:11

This partnership is expected to bring biotechnology startups closer to angel investors, who will benefit from investments as well as mentoring and global market access.By Team ABLEIndia’s most recognized angel investment group, the Indian Angel Network (IAN) has signed a MoU with Biotechnology Industry Research Assistance Council (BIRAC). This partnership is expected to bring biotechnology start

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Mylan’s anti-retrovial drug Avonza approved in India

2017-08-08 10:13:26

Avonza is a fixed-dose combinations recommended by the World Health Organization (WHO) as an alternative first-line regimen for people treated for HIV/AIDS.By Team ABLEGlobal biopharmaceutical company Mylan Pharmaceuticals Private Limited, a subsidiary of NASDAQ-listed Mylan N.V., has received marketing authorization from the Drug Controller General of India (DCGI) for its antiretroviral (ARV) dru

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Indian-American Dr Madhuri Hegde elected to ACMG Foundation for Genetic and Genomic Medicine’s board

2017-08-08 10:12:23

Dr. Hegde has been elected to a 2-year renewable term starting immediately.By Team ABLEDr Madhuri Hegde, PhD, FACMG of PerkinElmer Inc. in Waltham, MA, has been elected to the ACMG Foundation for Genetic and Genomic Medicine Board of Directors, the supporting educational foundation of the American College of Medical Genetics and Genomics. The ACMG Foundation is a national nonprofit foundation dedi

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NSF International adds Pharma Biotech services to India office

2017-08-08 10:11:25

NSF International is now offering pharma biotech consulting and training services from its Gurugram, India office.By Team ABLEGlobal public health organization, NSF International is now offering pharma biotech consulting and training services from its Gurugram, India office. NSF has said in its press release that the addition of these consulting and technical services is a response to demands of I

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Dr. Harsh Vardhan inaugurates India’s first National Agri-Food Biotechnology Institute – Center of Innovative and Applied Bioprocessing (NABI-CIAB)

2017-08-07 10:34:39

Dr. Harsh Vardhan, Union Minister for Science & Technology and Earth Sciences, Government of India inaugurated the National Agri-Food Biotechnology Institute – Center of Innovative and Applied Bioprocessing (NABI-CIAB) Campus on 6th August, 2017 By Team ABLEDr. Harsh Vardhan, Union Minister for Science & Technology and Earth Sciences inaugurated the new Administrative and Research Buildi

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Advancells achieves positive outcome of stem cell therapy for Multiple Sclerosis

2017-08-07 10:33:42

Advancells has announced the successful reversal of Multiple Sclerosis using Adult Stem Cells and Regenerative medicine in the first clinical trial.By Team ABLEAdvancells, an India-based research oriented company, has announced the successful reversal of Multiple Sclerosis using Adult Stem Cells and Regenerative medicine in the pilot patient of a planned clinical trial.According to a press release

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Second phase of MR vaccination campaign rolled out

2017-08-07 10:32:30

Ministry of Health & Family Welfare has initiated measles-rubella (MR) vaccination campaign in the age group of 9 months to less than 15 years in a phased manner across the nation.By Team ABLEIndia, along with ten other WHO South East Asia Region member countries, have resolved to eliminate measles and control rubella/congenital rubella syndrome (CRS) by 2020. In this direction, Ministry of He

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BASF opens exclusive Pharma Solutions Lab at Navi Mumbai

2017-08-04 10:36:24

BASF’s upgraded facility in Mumbai will focus on technical innovation and new application scoutingBy TEAM ABLEBASF India Limited, subsidiary of BASF SE, has inaugurated its pharma technical lab at its Innovation Campus Asia Pacific, located in Navi Mumbai, India. Named “BASF Pharma Solutions Lab”, the company wants the facility to cater to the fast-growing pharmaceutical market in South Asia

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PlasmaGen BioSciences secures $25 million from Eight Roads Ventures and F-Prime Capital

2017-08-04 10:35:21

With this investment PlasmaGen BioSciences aims to expand its product portfolio, achieve deeper market penetration and look at new opportunitiesBy Team ABLEBengaluru-based biopharmaceutical company that specializes in plasma protein therapy, PlasmaGen BioSciences has raised $25 million from Eight Roads Ventures and F-Prime Capital.This is the first round of external funding for the company, which

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India approves BRICS Agriculture Research Platform MoU

2017-08-04 10:34:24

The Union Cabinet chaired by the PM Narendra Modi has given its ex-post facto approval for a MoU signed among India and various BRICs countries for establishment of the BRICS Agriculture Research Platform  By Team ABLEThe Union Cabinet chaired by the Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi has given its ex-post facto approval for a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) signed among India and various BR

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