Global Virus Network’s Centers of Excellence to contribute expertise to Nipah Virus Outbreak in Kerala

2018-06-08 09:02:01

In the wake of the outbreak, the Government of Kerala is fast-tracking the launch of the Institute of Advanced Virology, which will house a unit of the GVNBy Team ABLESeveral of the Global Virus Network’s (GVN) Centers of Excellence have been researching Nipah virus (NiV) and are currently contributing expertise to the outbreak in the Indian state of Kerala. India’s latest deadly NiV outbreak

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Vasudev Tribhuvan joins Wellthy Therapeutics from Biocon

2018-06-08 08:59:26

Vasudev, previously employed with Biocon, joins Wellthy Therapeutics as Vice President, Partnerships & AlliancesBy Team ABLEWellthy Therapeutics has appointed Vasudev V. Tribhuvan as Vice President, Partnerships & Alliances with effect from May 2018. Vasudev’s previous role was at Biocon, where he was the Senior Director, Marketing and led strategic initiatives for the metabolic unit whi

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Bangalore’s Kemwell Biopharma to manufacture Monoclonal Antibody Drug Substance for a US phase 3 clinical trial

2018-06-08 08:58:39

Kemwell will manufacture and supply drug substance using its mammalian cell culture plant in India for Phase 3 clinical trials that will be conducted in the US. By Team ABLEKemwell Biopharma, a Bangalore-based biologics contract development and manufacturing service provider, has signed a contract to manufacture and supply drug substance using its state-of-the-art mammalian cell culture plant in I

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BCIL licenses technologies to Rcupe Lifesciences and UNINO Healthcare

2018-06-08 08:57:41

Biotech Consortium India Limited has licensed Intraosseous Device technology to Rcupe Lifesciences and pleuraGoh technology to UNINO HealthcareBy Team ABLEBCIL-RcupeLifesciences technology transferThe Biotech Consortium India Limited (BCIL) has licensed Intraosseous Device technology to Rcupe Lifesciences Pvt Ltd., Bangalore, a start-up company in the presence of Dr. Renu Swarup, Secretary, DBT an

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UK’s Premaitha collaborates with Indian diagnostic firm for non-invasive prenatal testing products launch

2018-06-08 08:56:10

Premaitha, through its Yourgene subsidiary, has entered into a partnership with one of India\'s leading diagnostic groups, to offer mass-population NIPT screeningBy Team ABLEManchester-located, Premaitha Health plc, an international molecular diagnostics group focused on non-invasive prenatal testing (NIPT), has announced a three-year agreement with an undisclosed advanced clinical laboratory grou

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US FDA approves Mylan-Biocon’s Neulasta biosimilar Fulphila

2018-06-08 08:55:17

Fulphila is expected to be the first biosimilar pegfilgrastim available in the U.S. to help patients with nonmyeloid cancers reduce the risk of infection following myelosuppressive chemotherapy. By Team ABLEMylan N.V. and Biocon Ltd have announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved Mylan’s Fulphila (pegfilgrastim-jmbd), a biosimilar to Neulasta (pegfilgrastim), co-deve

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AP Med Tech Park bags International Clinical Engineering Award

2018-06-08 08:51:13

AP Med Tech Park has announced that the park has bagged the 2018 American College of Clinical Engineering (ACCE) International Award. By Team ABLEThe American College of Clinical Engineering in collaboration with the Healthcare Technology Foundation (ACCE/HTF) has conferred the “International Organization Award” to Andhra Pradesh MedTech Zone (AMTZ) during the 28th ACCE annual meeting held on

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Syngene partners with Zumutor Biologics for biotherapeutic antibody discovery services

2018-06-08 08:47:21

With this collaboration, Syngene gains access to Zumutor’s proprietary naïve human phage/yeast display library. By Team ABLEsGlobal Contract Research Services company, Syngene International has entered into a non-exclusive partnering agreement with Zumutor Biologics, an emerging immunooncology company, to access Zumutor’s proprietary naïve human phage/yeast display library. This collaboratio

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Health Ministry to immunize healthcare workers with Hepatitis B vaccine

2018-06-08 08:45:42

Hepatitis B vaccination is recommended for all healthcare workers with occupational exposure, who have not received a complete primary series.By Team ABLEOn directions of Union Health Minister Shri J P Nadda, the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, has taken a decision to vaccinate all healthcare workers who are at an increased risk of acquiring Hepatitis-B infection such as those involved in c

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DBT extends call for LOI under Biotechnology Career Advancement and Re-orientation Program for Women Scientists

2018-06-07 13:04:45

Revised Last Date for Submission of LOI is 15th June, 2018By Team ABLE“The closing date of Call for Letter of Intent (LOI) for “Biotechnology Career Advancement and Re-orientation Programme for Women Scientists” – BioCARe 2018 has been extended till 15th June, 2018.To enhance the participation of Women Scientists in Biotechnology Research, the Department of Biotechnology invites the Letter

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