Prime Minister to preside World Biofuel Day celebrations on 10th August at Vigyan Bhawan

2018-08-09 06:41:09

The Ministry has proposed to hold the World Biofuel Day program at Vigyan Bhawan, New Delhi, on 10th August, 2018. Hon’ble Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be the Chief Guest for the inaugural session. By Team ABLEThe World Biofuel Day is observed every year on 10th August to create awareness about the importance of non-fossil fuels as an alternative to conventional fossil fuels and to hig

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Collaborative Drug Discovery signs distribution agreement with Zastra Innovations

2018-08-08 07:41:56

Zastra Innovations will distribute CDD’s Vault, a chemistry and biology data management platform for drug discovery.By Team ABLEUS-based Collaborative Drug Discovery Inc. (CDD). The informatics solutions provider for drug discovery research has announced that it has signed a reseller agreement with Zastra Innovations. The agreement allows Zastra to sell CDD Vaultin India. CDD Vault enables

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IIT Mandi to hold an International Workshop on Nano/Micro 2D-3D Fabrication Technology and manufacturing of Electronic-Biomedical Devices

2018-08-08 07:40:40

Prof Ashutosh Sharma, Secretary, Ministry of Science and Technology, (DST), Govt. Of India to be the Chief guest for this event.By Team ABLEThe objective of the workshop is to bring together engineers, industrialists, scientists and researchers from across the world to discuss recent progress and future trends in Nano/Micro 2D- 3D fabrication technology for the manufacturing of biomedical and othe

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MoS Anupriya Patelshares status on centralized health record program for Indian citizens

2018-08-08 07:39:35

The Minister of State (Health and Family Welfare), SmtAnupriya Patel, in a written reply, in the Rajya Sabha had expressed the status of the centralized health record program for citizens. By Team ABLEThe Minister of State (Health and Family Welfare), Smt Anupriya Patel, in a written reply, in the Rajya Sabha had expressed the status of the centralized health record program for citizens. 

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MoS Ashwini Kumar Choubeyshares update on Multi Drug Resistant TB population in India

2018-08-08 07:38:32

As per Global TB report 2017, estimated number of Multi Drug Resistant (MDR) TB patients are 6,01,000 globally, of which 147000 (1/4th) are estimated from India.The Minister of State (Health and Family Welfare), Shri Ashwini Kumar Choubeyhas stated in a written reply in the Rajya Sabha on August 7th about Multi Drug Resistant (MDR) TB in India.He has said that as per Global TB report 2017, the est

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Manipal researchers discover diabetic related biomolecules

2018-08-08 07:36:06

Scientists at the School of Life Sciences, Manipal Academy of Higher Education (MAHE), have identified key genes influenced by inflammatory mediator, IL-6, on endothelial cells associated with insulin resistance.By Team ABLEInsulin, a hormone secreted by the pancreas, plays an important role in stimulating the muscle, fat, and liver cells to consume glucose and produce energy. In addition to this,

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India to house largest biosciences innovation hub at Bangalore’s C-CAMP

2018-08-06 08:49:20

Karnataka Ministers K.J. George, N.H. Shivashankara Reddy,last week, launched 3 major innovation programs at The Centre for Cellular and Molecular Platforms (C-CAMP). By Team ABLEThe Centre for Cellular and Molecular Platforms (C-CAMP), India’s premier biosciences innovation hub, has initiated three major innovation programs for startups spanning the whole gamut of life sciences, biotech an

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KIHT organizes two-day IP workshop for biomedical innovators

2018-08-06 06:52:39

The Kalam Institute of Health Technology (KIHT) conducted a two-day workshop between 2nd and 3rd August 2018, on Intellectual Property Rights (IPR) for biomedical engineersBy Team ABLEKalam Institute of Health Technology (KIHT), a Society supported by the Department of Biotechnology, Government of India, conducted a two-day workshop between 2nd and 3rd August 2018, on Intellectual Property Right (

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Glenmark,Harbour BioMed sign agreement to develop bispecific antibody for cancer treatment

2018-08-06 06:51:16

The agreement is potentially worth more than$120 millionin addition to royalties for Glenmark.By Team ABLEGlenmark Pharmaceuticals S.A. and Harbour BioMed, have entered into an exclusive license agreement for the Greater China territory to develop, manufacture and commercialize GBR 1302, Glenmark\'s biospecific antibody targeting HER2 and CD3 for the treatment of HER2-positive cancers.Under the te

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BIRAC to organize awareness workshop on Intellectual Property & Technology Management in Life Sciences

2018-08-06 06:50:20

The workshop will also provide a networking platform to engage with other researchers, startups, IP attorneys, investors and technology transfer professionals. By Team ABLEBIRAC’s Intellectual Property & Technology Management in Life Sciencesis designed for startups, innovators, academics, university researchers to learn about the importance and different aspects of Intellectual Propert

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