ABLE invites applications for Biotechnology Entrepreneurship Student Teams 2018

2018-09-15 06:12:04

ABLE invites applications for BEST 2018.  The last date for receiving applications is October 15, 2018. ABLE requests your help in seeking applications from the students community.BEST is acronymn for Biotechnology Entrepreneurship Student Teams. This is a program under the Department of Biotechnology and administered by Association of Biotechnology Led Enterprises (ABLE). The aim of BES

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INMAS researchers achieve breakthrough in anti-nuclear medical kit development

2018-09-14 08:49:37

Scientists at the Institute of Nuclear Medicine and Allied Sciences claim to have developed a medical kit that can protect from serious injuries and faster healing of wounds resulting from nuclear warfare or radioactive leakage.By Team ABLEIn a breakthrough research development in the Indian soil for the first time, scientists at the Institute of Nuclear Medicine and Allied Sciences (INMAS) claim

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Sun Pharma, SPARC announce US FDA approval of ophthalmic drug

2018-09-14 08:48:42

XELPROS has been approved for the reduction of elevated intraocular pressure (IOP, or pressure inside the eye) in patients with open-angle glaucoma or ocular hypertensionBy Team ABLESun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd. and Sun Pharma Advanced Research Company Ltd. (SPARC) have announced the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (USFDA) approval for the New Drug Application (NDA) of XELPROS (latanoprost

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NYResearch Institute, Tufts to collaborate on stem cell based treatment for neurodegeneration

2018-09-14 08:47:33

Scientific teams from both the research institutes will develop advanced stem cell models to improve understanding and treatment of Parkinson\'s, Alzheimer\'s, and similar diseases.By Team ABLEThe New York Stem Cell Foundation (NYSCF) Research Institute and the Tufts University Initiative for Neural Science, Disease & Engineering (INSciDE) has announced a collaborative initiative focused on de

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DBT announces India-U.S. Collaborative Vision Research Program Funding Opportunity

2018-09-14 08:46:35

This funding opportunity announcement encourages applications from US and Indian institution as bilateral collaborations,which will advance science and technology important to understanding, preventing, and treating blinding eye diseases. By Team ABLERecognizing that continuing collaborative research focused on eye diseases and visual disorders would be of mutual benefit to the U.S. and India

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Nine UK-India research institutes collaborate to develop innovative diagnostics to curb antimicrobial resistance

2018-09-14 08:44:34

UK and Indian researchers have forged a £3 million interdisciplinary research project to address the growing threat of drug-resistant infections in India. The project is jointly funded by UK Research and Innovation/Economic and Social Research Council, the Newton Fund, and Government of India\'s Department of Biotechnology.By Team ABLEA £3 million interdisciplinary research project is to address

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Four pioneering biomedical researchers win prestigious Lasker Award

2018-09-12 07:42:21

Lasker awards is the annual prize, announced on September 11th, that rewards achievements in biomedical research and is often considered a precursor to the Nobel prize.Each award comes with a US$250,000 honorarium.By Team ABLEThe Albert and Mary Lasker Foundation,on September 11th, announced the winners of its 2018 Lasker Awards:C. David All is from Rockefeller University and Michael Grunstein fro

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Health Ministry issues notification for bringing the HIV/AIDS Act, 2017 in force

2018-09-12 07:40:30

The Ministry of Health and Family Welfare has issued a notification for bringing HIV and AIDS (Prevention and Control) Act, 2017 in force from 10th September, 2018. By Team ABLEThe Ministry of Health and Family Welfare has issued a notification for bringing the Human Immunodeficiency Virus and Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (Prevention and Control) Act, 2017 in force from 10th September,

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Novo Nordisk supported National Insulin Summit congregates 300 experts in diabetes treatment

2018-09-11 09:32:33

The National Insulin Summit, conducted by Diabetes Research Society (DIABAID) and supported by Novo Nordisk was held at Hyderabad on September 10th.By Team ABLEThe National Insulin Summit, conducted by Diabetes Research Society (DIABAID) and supported by Novo Nordisk, the world leader in diabetes care, was held and inaugurated by endocrinologists at Hyderabad on September 10th.Dr.AK Das, National

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Early stage clinical trial of antimalarial drug begins, confirms NIH

2018-09-11 09:31:21

Enrollment has begun in a Phase 1 clinical trial to test the safety of a new investigational drug designed to treat malaria, as well as its effect on the human body.By Team ABLEEnrollment has begun in a Phase 1 clinical trial to test the safety of a new investigational drug designed to treat malaria, as well as its effect on the human body. The first-in-human study is sponsored by the National Ins

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