DBT to organize International Workshop on ‘Principles and Practices of Clinical Research’ for biomedical researchers

2018-03-11 23:25:56

The workshop will be held at Hyderabad under the aegis of Indo-US Vaccine Action Program and The National Biopharma Mission of DBT-BIRAC jointly with NIH. By Team ABLEThe Department of Biotechnology, Government of India, has announced a workshop on Principles and Practices of Clinical Research commences from April 16-21, 2018 at Hyderabad under the aegis of Indo-US Vaccine Action Programme and The

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India lays down plan to eliminate Malaria by 2030

2018-03-11 23:24:53

The Government has unveiled a plan to eliminate Malaria by 2030.By Team ABLEAs per the World Malaria Report 2017 of World Health Organization (WHO), the estimated malaria cases from India are 87% in South East Asia region. The estimation of the malaria cases is based on mathematical modelling and projected cases of malaria are not the actual cases reported in the country. Major contribution is by

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MedGenome raises Series C funding of $40 million from HDFC

2018-03-06 09:52:02

MedGenome is expected to use this capital to expand the clinical genomic testing marketBy Team ABLEGenetic diagnostics company, MedGenome Labs Ltd has announced investment by HDFC Ltd., HDFC Life and  HDFC Asset Management to complete its Series C funding of USD 40 million.MedGenome is expected to use this capital to expand the clinical genomic testing market by penetrating all the Tier II an

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Culturing cheaper stem cells; Japanese, Indian researchers achieve breakthrough

2018-03-06 09:51:09

Scientists at Japan\'s Kyoto University, with colleagues in India and Iran, have developed a more cost-effective culture by using a new combination of chemical compounds.By Team ABLEHuman pluripotent stem cells (hPSCs) can infinitely self-renew and develop into all major cell types in the body, making them important for organ repair and replacement. But culturing them in large quantities can be ex

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Prime Minister’s Research Fellowship scheme approved at a total cost of Rs.1650 crore

2018-03-06 09:49:44

The Government has approved the Scheme Prime Minister’s Research Fellowship at a total cost of Rs.1650 crore for a period of seven yearsBy Team ABLEIn the latest press release, it has been revealed that the Government has approved the Scheme ‘Prime Minister’s Research Fellowship (PMRF)’ at a total cost of Rs.1650 crore for a period of seven years beginning 2018-19. Under this Scheme, the b

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Telangana Government, Tata Trusts collaborate to decentralize cancer care in India

2018-03-06 09:48:15

The initiative in Telangana is the latest of Tata Trusts’ effort to partner with state governments and other entities to decentralize cancer care in India By Team ABLEThe Government of Telangana and India’s oldest philanthropy organization Tata Trusts announced a Memorandum of Understanding to deliver high quality affordable cancer care through a three-tier model, and develop academic and

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Karnataka\'s Dept of IT-BT is now Dept of Innovation & Technology

2018-03-03 05:34:36

The Department of Innovation & Technology will encompass all tech-enabled industries. Government announced \"Innovate Karnataka\" to start on the path to Mission 2025. Sets up Karnataka Innovation Authority.  By Team ABLEThe state government of Karnataka on March 1 announced Department of Innovation and Technology. This was announced at \"Innovate Karnataka\" event by Minister for IT and

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2018-03-03 05:18:26

The Department of Innovation & Technology will encompass all tech-enabled industries. Government announces \"Innovate Karnataka\" framework to Mission 2025; sets up Karnataka Innovation Authority.  By Team ABLEThe state government of Karnataka on March 1 announced Department of Innovation and Technology. This was announced at \"Innovate Karnataka\" event by Minister for IT and BT (now Inn

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Femtech is on the cusp of explosive growth: Frost & Sullivan

2018-03-02 10:16:24

Spurred by almost $1 billion in funding over the last three years and a positive regulatory environment, Femtech is emerging as the next big disruptor in the global healthcare market.By Team ABLEFrost & Sullivan\'s recent analysis, ‘Femtech: Digital Revolution in Women\'s Health’, finds that female technology (Femtech) is on the cusp of explosive growth. Spurred by almost $1 billion in fun

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Cerebain Biotech searches for CROs to initiate trials

2018-03-02 10:15:07

The search comes as Cerebain readies itself for clinical trials and the FDA application process in conjunction with the development and testing of its medical device for the treatment of Alzheimer’s and Dementia.By Team ABLECalifornia-based Cerebain Biotech, a development-stage medical device company, intends to initiate the search process to partner with a Contract Research Organization (CRO).

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