Merck Foundation partners with India to build healthcare capacity in Africa

2018-01-03 19:58:52

Merck foundation brings Asia and Africa together for the first time at their annual conference \"Merck Africa Asia Luminary\"By Team ABLE Merck KGaA Germany launched their Merck Foundation, a non-profit company established in June 2017 at the Fourth edition of their annual \"Merck Africa Asia Luminary\" held in Cairo, Egypt. For the first time, Merck foundation brings Asia and Africa together in t

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Manipur to host Indian Science Congress

2018-01-03 19:57:00

Manipur Central University, Imphal will now host the 105th Indian Science Congress from March 18 to 22, 2018.By Team ABLEFollowing the change in venue from Hyderabad, Manipur Central University, Imphal will now host the 105th Indian Science Congress from March 18 to 22, 2018.This was stated by the Union Minister of State (Independent Charge) of the Ministry of Development of North Eastern Region (

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Health MoS Anupriya Patel updates Rajya Sabha on National Health Policy, 2017

2018-01-03 19:55:29

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The Minister\nof State (Health and Family Welfare), Smt Anupriya Patel has provided\nan update on the National Health Policy, 2017 in a written reply to\nthe Rajya Sabha on January 2, 2018.

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2018-01-03 19:36:10

BIRAC announces 12th Call for proposals under the Biotechnology Ignition Grant (BIG) Scheme BIRAC invites proposals from Biotech Start-ups and Individual Entrepreneurs with innovative idea having potential for commercialization.By Team ABLEBiotechnology Industry Research Assistance Council (BIRAC), a Section 8 ‘Not-for-Profit Company’ of Government of India, has been set up as DBT’s int

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BIRAC announces 12th Call for proposals under the Biotechnology Ignition Grant (BIG) Scheme

2018-01-03 19:32:00

BIRAC invites proposals from Biotech Start-ups and Individual Entrepreneurs with innovative idea having potential for commercialization.By Team ABLEBiotechnology Industry Research Assistance Council (BIRAC), a Section 8 ‘Not-for-Profit Company’ of Government of India, has been set up as DBT’s interface agency, to serve as a single window for emerging biotech companies.The scheme enables

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Dengue killed 250 people, infected 1.5 lakh in 2017: National Vector Borne Disease Control Programme Data

2018-01-03 19:30:30

The data, compiled till December 24 from the National Vector Borne Disease Control Programme showed that there have been 250 dengue deaths, while 1,57,220 cases have been reported across the country.By Team ABLEIndia reported more than 1.5 lakh cases of dengue in 2017 and 250 people died of the mosquito-borne disease, while over 60,000 cases of chikungunya were reported across the country, officia

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Biocon-Mylan\'s Biosimilar Trastuzumab receives approval from Brazil through their partner Libbs

2018-01-03 19:29:09

Co-developed by Biocon and Mylan, this is the first biosimilar Trastuzumab to be approved in Brazil and is indicated for the treatment of breast cancerBy Team ABLEBiosimilar Trastuzumab, co-developed by Biocon and Mylan, has been approved by ANVISA, the Brazilian regulatory agency, through their partner Libbs Farmaceutica (Libbs). Co-developed by Biocon and Mylan, this is the first biosimilar Tras

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Crispr edited “super horses” to gallop on earth by 2019

2018-01-01 09:46:22

Argentine scientists have made a breakthrough using the latest gene editing tool, Crispr, to create “super horses” that can run and jump faster and could soon be common place on our planet by 2019. And this could pave the way for more tailored breeding of other farm animal within a few years.By Team ABLEAccording to a report in the British newspaper, The Telegraph,  the new development ha

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India pharma exports to touch $20 billion by 2020: ASSOCHAM study

2017-12-28 10:28:28

According to ASSOCHAM-UL India’s joint study, Indian pharmaceutical exports are likely to touch $20 billion by 2020 from the current level of around $16.5 billionBy Team ABLEThe Indian pharmaceutical exports are likely to touch $20 billion by 2020 from the current level of around $16.5 billion, registering a compounded annual growth rate (CAGR) of about 30 per cent, reveals a joint study by ASSO

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Ministry of Commerce & Industry updates Startup India Scheme 2017; Schemes for Biotech industry also outlined

2017-12-28 10:11:24

The Ministry of Commerce & Industry has released a detailed update on the Startup India initiative and in the same release DBT’s startup initiatives and success have been outlined By Team ABLEAccording to a press release by the Ministry of Commerce & Industry, as on December 1st, 2017, a total of 5350 Startups have been recognized by Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion (DIPP) f

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