Piramal Enterprises partners with Indian Pharmaceutical Association to educate stakeholders on responsible self-care

2017-04-20 09:51:47

The initiative has been undertaken to provide educational information and spread awareness to pharmacists and the public on responsible self-careBy Team ABLEPiramal Enterprises’ Consumer Products business has partnered with the Indian Pharmaceutical Association (IPA) to promote responsible self-care to over 5,000 chemists in India, starting in the Eastern region. In line with Piramal Group’s v

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USDA commits $9.6 million towards growth of Bioeconomy in the country

2017-04-19 08:34:41

The US Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA) has announced $9.6 million in available funding for projects to support the development of new bio-based products and biomaterialsBy Team ABLEThe US Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA) has announced $9.6 million in available funding for projects to suppor

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Indian Institute of Technology Hyderabad inks MoU with Taiwan science parks to boost R&D exchange

2017-04-19 08:31:34

Four Taiwan institutes including two science parks signed an MoU with Indian Institute of Technology Hyderabad By Team ABLEThe Indian Institute of Technology Hyderabad (IITH) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with three Taiwanese research institutes, National Yunlin University of Science and Technology, Central Taiwan Science Park Bureau and The Hsinchu Science Park Bureau, to facilit

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Project HOPE, Takeda organize National Consultation to highlight the need for skilled workforce to tackle Non-Communicable Diseases

2017-04-19 08:27:30

Project HOPE in association with Takeda Pharmaceutical organized a National Consultation on “Optimizing the Skills of Health Workforce to Tackle NCDs in IndiaBy Team ABLENon-communicable diseases (NCDs) account for 60% of deaths in India each year. According to a WHO report, cardiovascular diseases, cancers, respiratory diseases, and diabetes constitute 82% of all NCD deaths globally. The burden

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Strand Life Sciences launches ‘STRAND LB’ – liquid biopsy for monitoring cancer

2017-04-17 10:13:25

Bangalore-based  Strand Life Sciences unveiled a liquid biopsy test, STRAND LB, to detect cancer from a blood sample for effective monitoring and treatment of the dreaded disease.\"As a minimal-invasive tool, our liquid biopsy test can precisely detect early presence of cancer or tumour, its recurrence and response to therapy, more than conventional diagnostic methods,\" said Strand Chairman

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Indo-US agree on five-year extension of Vaccine Action Program

2017-04-17 09:31:58

A Joint Statement for extension of VAP program for a period of five years till 2022 was signed between Prof. K. Vijay Raghavan, Secretary DBT and Dr. Anthony S. Fauci, Director, NIAID, NIH, USA.By Team ABLEAt the recently held 29th Joint Working Group meeting of the Vccine Action Program signed by USA and India, Dr Anthony S Fauci, Director of National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases

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Emerging economies to become biopharmaceutical analytical instrumentation manufacturing hubs: Frost & Sullivan

2017-04-17 09:31:06

Global Biopharmaceutical Analytical Instrumentation Market Forecast to 2022, recent analysis from Frost & Sullivan\'s Test & Measurement Growth Partnership Subscription, finds that the market generated revenues of $1,092 million in 2015, and this is expected to grow at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 7.2 percent until 2022. By Team ABLEBiosimilars are driving rapid double-digit gro

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Bill and Melinda Gates’ Grand Challenges Explorations announce reminder on application deadline date

2017-04-17 09:29:18

The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation has announced a reminder that the application deadline for the latest round of Grand Challenges Explorations is May 3, 2017. By Team ABLEThe Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation has announced a reminder that the application deadline for the latest round of Grand Challenges Explorations is May 3, 2017. Grand Challenges Explorations fosters early-stage discover

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DCGI approves Regenerative Medical Services’ Chondron ACI cell therapy product

2017-04-17 09:26:03

Regenerative Medical Services’ Chondron ACI cell therapy product is indicated for use of articular cartilage defects of knee, ankle & shoulder joints.By Team ABLEThe Drug Controller General of India (DCGI) has granted authorization to Mumbai-based Regenerative Medical Services Regrow (RMS Regrow) to market India’s first  product, Chondron ACI.According to Regrow, Chondron ACI is indic

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M3 Biotechnology receives funding from Alzheimer’s Drug Discovery Foundation for human trials

2017-04-17 09:23:46

As the first investor in M3 Biotechnology, the Alzheimer’s Drug Discovery Foundation (ADDF) helped validate the therapeutic potential of M3’s drug candidate for Alzheimer’s disease.By Team ABLEAs the first investor in M3 Biotechnology, the Alzheimer’s Drug Discovery Foundation (ADDF) helped validate the therapeutic potential of M3’s drug candidate for Alzheimer’s disease. With a second

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