TPG acquires minority stake in Sai Life Sciences

2018-07-27 04:45:55

TPG has acquired a minority stake in Hyderabad-based Sai Life Sciences for an undisclosed sum.By Team ABLETPG, a global alternative asset firm, has announced that it has acquired a minority stake in Hyderabad-based Sai Life Sciences, a drug discovery, development and manufacturing service providers, for an undisclosed sum.A press release said TPG Capital Asia acquired the equity stake from Tata Ca

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OmniComm opens new office in Bengaluru

2018-07-27 04:40:39

The new subsidiary called OmniCommeClinical Solutions will be established in Bengaluru. By Team ABLEOmniComm SystemsInc, a global provider of patient-centric, clinical data management technology, has launched a new subsidiary called OmniCommeClinical Solutions Pvt. Ltd., and has established an office in tech city Bengaluru, India. It is said that the creation of the subsidiary follows Om

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GSK invests $300million in 23andMe; signsfour year collaboration agreement

2018-07-27 04:39:23

Four-year collaboration expected to identify novel drug targets, tackle new subsets of disease and enable rapid progression of clinical programs.By Team ABLEGSK and 23andMe have unveiled an exclusive four-year collaboration that will focus on research and development of innovative new medicines and potential cures, using human genetics as the basis for discovery. The collaboration will combin

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Health benefits of Stevia sees increased uptake among consumers: Journal of Nutrition

2018-07-27 04:36:48

As stevia adoption in global food and beverage products has increased nutritionist scientists, healthcare practitioners and consumers have shown a growing interest in stevia science and safety.By Team ABLEThe Journal of Nutrition has recently published a comprehensive review of the latest stevia science in itsJuly 2018issue. Authored by several eminent scientists including members of the PureCircl

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LifCare raises $11 mln from Saif Partners, Nexus & IL&FS

2018-07-27 04:35:53

Corner Store Technologies, a subscription pharmacy that operates under the brand LifCare, has raised USD 11 million in series-B funding round from Saif Partners, Nexus Ventures and IL&FS.By Team ABLEA news item published by the PTI says that Corner Store Technologies, a subscription pharmacy that operates under the brand LifCare, has raised USD 11 million in series-B funding round from Saif Pa

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Bristol-Myers, Tsinghua University expands collaboration in autoimmune diseases,cancer therapies discovery

2018-07-27 04:29:50

Under the collaboration, The Innovation Center for Immune Therapy of Tsinghua University will conduct research on projects and Bristol-Myers Squibb will have an option to exclusively license therapeutic agents discovered by Tsinghua University.By Team ABLEBristol-Myers Squibb CompanyandTsinghua University, have entered into a collaboration to discover therapeutic agents against novel targets for a

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MoS Ashwini Kumar Choubey indicates action taken under Drugs and cosmetics act

2018-07-27 04:28:14

At the Rajya Sabha proceedings, the Minister said that the details of the drugs that do not meet the standards are notified by the Central or State regulator concerned and action is taken in accordance with the Drugs Act. By Team ABLEThe Minister of State of Health and Family Welfare, Ashwini Kumar Choubey has stated in a written reply in the Rajya Sabha yesterday, that in order to ensure the

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Tata Trusts launches Social Alpha Quest for Healthcare Innovations

2018-07-24 07:16:29

The program - Social Alpha Quest for Healthcare Innovations - has been launched with an objective to foster innovation to solve key healthcare challenges and achieve health equity in the country.By Team ABLETataTrusts has launched a nationwide hunt for innovators and entrepreneurs in healthcare. The program – “Social Alpha Quest for Healthcare Innovations” – has been launched with an objec

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Over 550 startups mentored for incubation and funding support

2018-07-24 07:15:01

Thirty-one incubators have been setup under Startup India Initiative by the Department of Biotechnology and their performance is reviewed on yearly basis by National Level Experts.By Team ABLEThe Minister of State of Commerce and Industry, C. R. Chaudhary in the Lok Sabha yesterday has shared and updated the ministry’s efforts in boosting the startup environment in India.For incubation and fundi

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Syngene International expands collaboration with Baxter

2018-07-24 07:13:18

Syngene has expanded the scope of its R&D collaboration with Baxter. As part of the expansion, Syngene will set up additional infrastructure at the dedicated Baxter Global Research Center (BGRC). By Team ABLESyngene International, a leading global Contract Research Organization, has announced the expansion of the scope of its R&D collaboration with Baxter Healthcare Corporation, a glo

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