India shows commitment towards building collaborations for joint animal disease surveillance and control programs

2017-03-07 08:25:26

The objective of the first forum meeting was primarily to operationalize a sustainable and functioning veterinary epidemiology network among the eight SAARC Member StatesBy Team ABLERecently, the first SAARC Epidemiology Networking Forum Meeting was jointly organized by the Government of India (Division of Livestock Health, Department of Animal Husbandry, Dairying and Fisheries (DAHDF), Ministry o

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DuPont Industrial Biosciences leader presents major advances in biomaterials at 2017 Advanced Bioeconomy Leadership Conference

2017-03-07 08:24:36

Michael Saltzberg, Global Business Director of Biomaterials, DuPont Industrial Biosciences, updated  industry leaders on latest technologies in biomaterials from DuPont and future trends in the industryBy Team ABLEMichael Saltzberg, Global Business Director, Biomaterials, DuPont Industrial Biosciences, updated industry leaders on latest technologies in biomaterials from DuPont and future tren

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Southern Online Bio Technologies signs a MoU with Union Enterprise for supply of biodiesel

2017-03-07 08:23:41

Southern Online Bio Technologies has entered into a MoU with Union Enterprise Private Limited for the supply, operation, production, maintenance & sale of biodiesel at Vizag & Nalgonda plants By Team ABLESouthern Online Bio Technologies, announced that the company has entered into Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Union Enterprise Private Limited. The MoU is for the supply, operation,

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BASF Group makes biggest R&D investment in South Asia with new Innovation Campus Asia Pacific in Mumbai

2017-03-07 08:22:46

The new innovation campus will expand the company’s existing R&D activities in India to include global and regional research on a wide range of specialty chemicals.By Team ABLEThe BASF Group, on March 3, 2017, inaugurated its new Innovation Campus Asia Pacific, in Mumbai, India. The project will involve a total expected investment of up to €50 million from BASF Group, and marks the Group

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FDA approves first treatment for frequent urination at night due to overproduction of urine

2017-03-07 08:21:37

The US Food and Drug Administration has approved Noctiva  nasal spray for adults with a condition known as nocturnal polyuriaBy Team ABLEThe US Food and Drug Administration has approved Noctiva (desmopressin acetate) nasal spray for adults who awaken at least two times per night to urinate due to a condition known as nocturnal polyuria (overproduction of urine during the night). Noctiva is th

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IIT Madras invites applications for its PhD and MS Research Programs for 2017-18

2017-03-03 09:54:59

Admission to the Research Program leading to the degrees of PhD and MS Research in Indian Institute of Technology Madras (IIT-M) is now open for the academic year July 2017 to June 2018By Team ABLEAdmission to the Research Program leading to the degrees of ‘Doctor of Science’ (PhD) and ‘Master of Science by Research’ MS (Research) in Indian Institute of Technology Madras (IIT-M) is now ope

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Sanofi and Boehringer Ingelheim close business swap in India

2017-03-03 05:59:25

Globally both companies will become leaders in two different sectors of the pharmaceutical market By Team ABLESanofi-Synthelabo India Private Limited and Boehringer Ingelheim India Private Limited have confirmed the closing of the exchange of Sanofi’s animal health business and Boehringer Ingelheim’s consumer healthcare (CHC) business in India. The swap involves an exchange of over 80 brands b

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Vigyan Prasar in collaboration with Department of Biotechnology organizes National Seminar on Women Leadership in S&T

2017-03-01 09:14:47

Vigyan Prasar in collaboration with Department of Biotechnology organizes National Seminar on Women Leadership in S&TVigyan Prasar in collaboration with Department of Biotechnology (DBT) will organize a National Seminar on Women Leadership in S&T: Opportunities and Challenges on March 8th and 9th.By Team ABLEOn the occasion of International Women’s Day on March 8 and 9, 2017, Vigyan Pras

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C-CAMP houses BIRAC Regional Entrepreneurship Centre to boost bioentrepreneurship

2017-02-28 07:47:04

The BIRAC Regional Entrepreneurship Centre has been set up with the objective of encouraging the spirit of bioentrepreneurship in a holistic manner and increasing the probability of successes.By Team ABLEThe Centre for Cellular and Molecular Platforms (C-CAMP), an initiative of the Department of Biotechnology DBT, and a member of the Bangalore Life Science Cluster, has recently announced that it w

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WHO publishes catalog of 12 families of bacteria for which new antibiotics are urgently needed

2017-02-28 07:46:21

WHO’s list highlights in particular the threat of gram-negative bacteria that are resistant to multiple antibiotics.By Team ABLEAs part of the World Health Organization’s efforts to address growing global resistance to antimicrobial medicines,  it has published its first ever list of antibiotic-resistant “priority pathogens”, a catalog of 12 families of bacteria that pose the greatest

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