DBT calls for applications under Tata Innovation Fellowship, 2017-18

2018-03-11 23:38:08

The fellowship is aimed at rewarding interdisciplinary work where major emphasis is on innovation and translational research with a potential towards commercialization.By Team ABLEApplications are invited for Tata Innovation Fellowship, a highly competitive scheme instituted by the Department of Biotechnology, Ministry of Science & Technology, Govt. of India to recognize and reward scientists

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ExxonMobil\'s to introduce Algae Biofuel by 2025

2018-03-11 23:37:23

ExxonMobil Corporation XOM and Synthetic Genomics have initiated a new phase in their joint algae biofuel research program. Through the study, the company intends 10,000 barrels of algae biofuel per day by 2025. By Team ABLEExxonMobil Corporation XOM and Synthetic Genomics have initiated a new phase in their joint algae biofuel research program. Through the study, the company intends 10,000 barrel

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Datar Cancer Genetics, Thyrocare Gulf collaborate to offer oncology based genomic solutions

2018-03-11 23:36:28

Datar Cancer Genetics has entered into a collaboration with Bahrain’s Thyrocare Gulf to offer their oncology based genomic solutions in the region. By Team ABLEDatar Cancer Genetics Limited has entered into a collaboration with Bahrain-based Thyrocare Gulf to offer their oncology based genomic solutions in the region. “Our relationship with Thyrocare Gulf expands our footprint into the Middle

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Three Indian woman biotechnologists make it to Forbes’ 2018 W-Power Trailblazers

2018-03-11 23:35:47

Three women who have made the Biotechnology industry proud with their pioneering contributions have entered the Forbes India W-Power Trailblazers list. By Team ABLEMarking International Woman’s Day that falls on March 8th every year, Forbes India Magazine has released a list of the most powerful Indian women in their compilation titled Forbes’ 2018 W-Power Trailblazers. These women have etched

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Wipro, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham win Aegis Graham Bell Award 2017 for Innovation in mHealth

2018-03-11 23:32:21

The Amrita School of Biotechnology in collaboration with Wipro has developed a mobile health solution using a novel glucose monitoring system By Team ABLESoftware giant Wipro and Kerala-located Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham have jointly won the Aegis Graham Bell Award 2017 in the ‘Innovation in mHealth’ category. They were recognized for their joint initiative - ‘Redefining primary comfort usin

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IISc scientists find anti-asthma drug effective in TB treatment

2018-03-11 23:31:26

Scientists at the Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, have found that an existing anti-asthma drug is effective against tuberculosis and can help address the problem of drug resistance as well.By Team ABLEScientists at the Indian Institute of Science in Bangalore have found that an existing anti-asthma drug is effective against tuberculosis and can help address the problem of drug resistance a

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New study published in BMJ Global Health indicates shoddy effectiveness evidence behind India\'s top selling diabetes drug combos

2018-03-11 23:30:27

Requisite trial data fall well short of WHO standards; role of multinationals behind manufacture called into questionBy Team ABLEThe evidence on which India\'s top selling drug combinations for diabetes have been approved for sale is shoddy, with the requisite trial data falling well short of the international standards set by the World Health Organization (WHO), finds the first study of its kind

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PRA Health Sciences named best CRO in Asia at Phar-East Pharma and Biotech Festival

2018-03-11 23:28:38

The award recognizes the best CRO that has demonstrated an ongoing commitment to improve their clinical research services in AsiaBy Team ABLENASDAQ-listed PRA Health Sciences Inc. has been named Best CRO in Asia. PRA received this recognition at the Phar-East Pharma and Biotech Festival (formally known as BioPharma Asia). This is the fourth time PRA has received this award since 2013. The award re

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DBT calls for nominations for National Bioscience Award for Career Development 2017 & 2018

2018-03-11 23:26:44

The award is to recognize outstanding contributions of young scientists to provide grant for research for their career development.By Team ABLEThe Department of Biotechnology (DBT) invites nominations of scientists who are engaged in basic and applied research in Biological Sciences including Biotechnology, Agricultural, Medical, and Environmental Sciences and have made outstanding contributions i

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DBT to organize International Workshop on ‘Principles and Practices of Clinical Research’ for biomedical researchers

2018-03-11 23:25:56

The workshop will be held at Hyderabad under the aegis of Indo-US Vaccine Action Program and The National Biopharma Mission of DBT-BIRAC jointly with NIH. By Team ABLEThe Department of Biotechnology, Government of India, has announced a workshop on Principles and Practices of Clinical Research commences from April 16-21, 2018 at Hyderabad under the aegis of Indo-US Vaccine Action Programme and The

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