Serum Institute to invest Rs 2,000 crore in new vaccine facility

2016-07-25 07:42:20

World’s leading vaccine manufacturer, Pune-based Serum Institute of India has started building a new manufacturing plant to supply adult vaccines to developed countries and increase annual capacity by 500 million doses.By Narayanan SureshSerum Institute is setting up a fresh Rs 2,000 crore adult vaccine manufacturing facility at the new biotech SEZ (special economic zone), a few kilometers from

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Advanced Enzyme IPO well received

2016-07-25 06:58:43

Another IPO from the biotechnology sector, after Syngene, has received good response from investor with Advanced Enzyme receiving oversubscription by about 5 % on the closing dayBy Team eN-ABLEMumabi-based industrial enzymes’ company, Advanced Enzyme Technologies, has received good investor response for its Rs 400 crore initial public offer (IPO) in the Indian market. The  issue  opene

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“ Voice for BT” contest starts on Aug 2 in Mumbai

2016-07-22 11:43:22

The popular national inter-collegiate public-speaking contest on biotechnology, “Voice for BT”,  organized by industrial biotech major, Novozymes South Asia, with ABLE as the Knowledge Partner is back with the 2016 edition.

By Narayanan Suresh

The 2016 season of Voice for BT kicks off in the West Zone on 2nd August

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Biocon registers 17% growth in Q1 Net Profit

2016-07-22 10:23:17

In the June quarter of 2016, India’s leading biotech company, Biocon has recorded 11% growth in revenues to Rs 952 Crore, and the Net Profit went  up by 17% at Rs 147 crore 

Asia's leading biopharmaceuticals company, Biocon Ltd, registered strong performance in Q1 FY17. Biocon recorded 11 percent growth over that in Q1 FY16 to end the firs

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Syngene Records Robust Growth

2016-07-22 10:19:27

India’s leading biotech service company, Syngene International, a Biocon Group firm, has registered a robust 23% growth in revenues in the June quarter to Rs 290 crore and the Net Profit also grew 28%  to Rs 60 crore


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CCMB to set up Innovation Center to foster biotech start-ups

2016-07-22 06:01:15


Premier research laboratory, the Center for Cellular and Molecular Biology (CCMB), Hyderabad plans to set up a Biotechnology Innovation center on its campus to encourage innovative technology development by its staff members as well as others.

By Narayanan Suresh

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Jharkhand invites investment in biotech industry

2016-07-21 09:24:26

One of India’s fastest growing states, Jharkhand, has invited biotech industry to invest there and take advantage of its vast natural resources and medicinal plants

By Narayanan Suresh

Ranked 3rd in “Ease of Doing Business” in India by the World Bank and 5th in attracting foreign direct investment (FDI), the

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Parliament approves India’s first international biotech university

2016-07-20 07:33:24

India’s first government-owned international biotechnology university, supported by UNESCO, has got Parliamentary approval to operate as a “Center of National Importance”

By Narayanan Suresh

After a six-year wait, the UNESCO-supported  Regional Center for Biotechnology (RCB), that operat

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India’s BioEconomy crosses $35 billion : ABLE Report

2016-07-15 15:50:17

By Narayanan Suresh 

San Francisco, USA, 7 June 2016:  India’s fast-growing BioEconomy has crossed the  $35.1 billion in 2015, according to a Special Report prepared by the Association of Biotechnology-Led Enterprises(ABLE) and released on the inaugural day of the BIO International Conference at Moscone Convention Center in San Francisco on June 7.“This is jus

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Biodiversity Authority submission processes to go online soon

2016-07-13 21:50:39

As part of the efforts to increase the “ease of business”, the Narendra Modi government plans to make the process of submitting applications for approvals from the National Biodiversity Authority(NBA) online soon.

By Team ABLE

Bangalore, 13 July 2016: The National Biodiversity Authority (NBA) will facilitate submission of all applications for permissions from it online

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