Vice President Venkaiah Naidu urges scientists to come up with path-breaking innovations

2018-08-06 06:49:35

Vice President of India, Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu at the Platinum Jubilee Celebrations of CSIR-IICT had said the Vice President emphasized the need to hugely step up investments in R & D to promote the culture of innovation and discovery.By Team ABLEThe Vice President of India, Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu has said that scientific institutions to nurture talent and foster path-breaking innovations to

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Shivansh of M S Ramaiah College is Voice for BT South Zone winner

2018-08-03 10:12:17

Bangalore, 03 August 2018: The 2018 edition of annual Voice for BT public speaking contest for biotechnology students, organized by Novozymes with ABLE as the Knowledge Partner kicked off with the South Zone event at Sastra University in Thanjavur, Tamil Nadu last Friday.From a hotly contested field of 16 good speakers from biotechnology courses across south India, Mr A S Shivansh of M S Ramaiah C

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India to promote and popularize Integrated Farming Systems (IFS) todouble farmers’ income by 2022

2018-08-03 08:56:34

Scientifically designed and tailor-made Integrated Farming Systems (IFS) is being promoted to achieve the vision of Hon’ble Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi of Doubling Farmers’ Income by 2022.By Team ABLEScientifically designed and tailor-made Integrated Farming Systems (IFS) is being promoted to achieve the vision of Hon’ble Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi of “Doubling Farmers’ Inco

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LifeCell acquires 100% stake in subsidiary Fetomed Laboratories

2018-08-03 08:55:49

Consolidates presence in preventive diagnostics for mother and baby healthcareBy Team ABLEIndia’s popular stem cell bank company LifeCell International has announced that it is acquiring the entire stake of Fetomed Laboratories for an undisclosed sum. With this investment LifeCell\'s holding in its subsidiary will go up from initial 80% to 100%. This acquisition has been funded entirely by inter

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India orders withdrawal of Rabies vaccine manufactured by Chinese company

2018-08-02 10:25:19

India has ordered an immediate withdrawal of rabies vaccines, manufactured by a Chinese company that allegedly fabricated records. By Team ABLEPTI has published a news which indicates that India has ordered an immediate withdrawal of rabies vaccines, manufactured by a Chinese company that allegedly fabricated records, from the market and has also banned its imports, a government official said

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Telangana to establish B-Hub for Biotech, Biopharma sector

2018-08-02 10:24:29

Telangana government had recently expressed it plans to establish a B-Hub at Genome Valley here to scale up manufacturing activities for biopharma based Research and Development.By Team ABLEIn a news report filed by the Press Trust of India, it is believed that the Telangana government had recently expressed it plans to establish a B-Hub at Genome Valley here to scale up manufacturing activities f

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DBT announces Genome Engineering/Editing Technology Initiative Program

2018-08-02 10:23:42

IUSSTF has announced fellowship program between Indian Institutes and premier U.S. Universities, in significant areas of Genome Engineering/Editing Technology (GETin).By Team ABLEAcknowledging the importance of strategies & techniques in genome modification, as modern day essential tool for research & development, the Department of Biotechnology (DBT), Govt. of Indiaalong with the Indo U.S

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Tufts’ Ramnath Subbaraman to receive Doris Duke Charitable Foundation awardfor tuberculosis research

2018-08-02 10:22:15

Ramnath Subbaraman of Tufts University School of Medicine has been selected to receive a 2018 Clinical Scientist Development Award for his research on tuberculosis in IndiaBy Team ABLERamnath Subbaraman, aTufts University School of Medicine Assistant Professor of public health and community medicine, is one of 18 early-career physician scientists selected to receive a Doris Duke Charitable Foundat

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J. Mitra in collaboration with IIT Madras launches portable diagnostics solution, iQuant

2018-08-01 08:58:12

Launched in collaboration with IIT Madras’ Healthcare Technology Innovation Centre (HTIC), this portable assay is a Fluorescence Immunoassay Analyzer for quantitative and qualitative determination of blood test parameter.By Team ABLETo transform India’s healthcare scenario by providing cost-effective diagnostic solutions in remote locations and limited-resources settings, J. Mitra has launched

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Deaths due to Non-Communicable Diseases witness an increase in India: ICMR study

2018-08-01 08:57:18

According to the ICMR India State-Level Disease Burden Study report “India: Health of the Nation’s States”, the estimated proportion of all deaths due to Non-Communicable Diseases (NCDs) has increased from 37.09% in 1990 to 61.8% in 2016.By Team ABLEIndian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) and other Institutes have conducted studies on lifestyle disease.According to ICMR India State-Level D

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