"Our Bioincubator encourages start-up companies in industrial, healthcare, agri and food biotechnology,” Dr Anil Wali, MD,FITT, Delhi

2016-12-15 06:33:21

"The primary focus of the IIT Delhi Bioincubator is to encourage start-up companies in industrial biotechnology, healthcare biotechnology, agro-biotech and food biotechnology,” says Dr Anil Wali, Managing Director, Foundation for Innovation and Technology Transfer (FITT). Dr Anil Wali is an IIT Delhi Doctorate who has years of experience in specialty chemicals and clean processes. He has several

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ABLE submits a brief report on BioEconomy Conclave to Dr Jitendra Singh

2016-12-13 12:14:27

A brief report on ABLE’s 1st BioEconomy Conclave held in New Delhi on November 29-30, 2016 was presented to Dr Jitendra Singh, Minister of State for the Ministry of Development of North Eastern Region, Prime Minister Office, Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions, Department of Atomic Energy and Department of Space.By Team ABLEAssociation of Biotechnology Led Enterprises (ABLE), India’s lea

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“Scientific churning of biodiversity data can be a major step towards bioeconomy,” Dr K Vijay Raghavan, Secretary, Department of Biotechnology

2016-12-13 12:11:34

Having embarked on a mission to achieve target of $100 billion strong bioscience industry by 2025, the stalwarts and stakeholders gathered at Delhi to chalk out the much clear roadmap towards the same.By Rahul Koul, BioVoice NewsThe BioEconomy India Conclave 2016 was the India’s first premier conference focused on biotechnology and its impact on the economy. Hosted by the Association of Biotechn

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AIIMS requests Ministry of Health and Family Welfare for mandatory linkage between Aadhar and Unique Health Identification Number

2016-12-12 07:49:54

Deputy Director Administration of AIIMS, V Srinivas, has written to CK Mishra, Union Health Secretary, with the request that a notification be issued by the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, that would mandate individual authentication for generation of UHID numbers.By Team ABLEAs India’s First Fully Digital Public Hospital, the All India Institute of Medical Sciences generates Unique Healt

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Prima Nature Care launches Sea Buckthorn-based phyto-medicines in India

2016-12-12 07:47:59

Prima Nature Care has launched sea buckthorn-based phyto-medicine in India. The clinical trials of phyto-medicine by the company has shown improvements in the conditions of patients with various diseases like diabetes, blood pressure, obesity and arthritisBy Team ABLEDelhi-based healthcare company Prima Nature Care has launched sea buckthorn-based phyto-medicine in India. Sea buckthorn has been in

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Biocon features in Asia IP Elite 2016 List

2016-12-09 09:26:26

Biocon is the only pharmaceutical company from India to be recognized forIP-led value creationBy Team ABLEAsia\'s premier biopharmaceuticals company Biocon Ltd has been recognized for its world class Intellectual Property (IP) management and IP value creation in the Asia region by IP Business Congress Asia (IPBC Asia) and has made its debut on the prestigious Asia IP Elite 2016 list. Biocon is the

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Praj partners with leading OMCs to set up 2G Bio-ethanol plants

2016-12-09 07:17:57

Praj has entered into a binding agreement for cost sharing with Indian Oil Corporation Limited (IOCL) to set up one plant each at Panipat, Haryana and Dahej, Gujarat. These 2nd Generation (2G) bio-ethanol plants will have capacity to produce 100 Kilo litres of ethanol per day.By Team ABLEPraj has entered into a binding agreement for cost sharing with Indian Oil Corporation Limited (IOCL) to set up

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Washington State University study finds people willing to pay more for new biofuels

2016-12-09 07:17:15

An analysis by Washington State University (WSU) revealed that when it comes to second generation biofuels consumers in USA were willing to pay a premium of approximately 11 percent over conventional fuelBy Team ABLEA convincing analysis by Washington State University (WSU) has shown that when it comes to second generation biofuels consumers are willing to pay a premium of approximately 11 percent

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SRI awarded $150 million NIAID-DAIDS contract to provide manufacturing support for HIV-prevention products

2016-12-09 07:16:28

California-located SRI International has been awarded a contract of up to $150 million from the National Institutes of Health\'s National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases and the Division of AIDS (NIAID-DAIDS) to support the manufacturing and characterization of HIV microbicides and other non-vaccine pre-exposure (PreP) agents. By Team ABLEUnder the seven-year contract, SRI will provid

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DBT, Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research call for joint proposal on minimally invasive healthcare techniques

2016-12-09 07:15:35

The aim of the call for proposal is to stimulate sustainable Indian-Dutch research collaboration by funding joint research projects in the area of medical devicesBy Team ABLEThe Department of Biotechnology (DBT), Government of India and the Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research (NWO)/The Netherlands Organisation for Health Research and Development (ZonMw) will open a joint call for prop

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