IIT Madras signs technology transfer agreement with SynkroMax Biotech to develop tissue engineered pericardial patch

2016-11-03 09:44:57

IIT Madras and SynkroMax Biotech have signed a technology transfer agreement for a Tissue Engineered Bovine Pericardial Patch.By Team ABLEThe Indian Institute of Technology Madras has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Chennai-based SynkroMax Biotech (SMBPL) on November 2, 2016 for a Technology Transfer. The MoU was signed by Prof. Krishnan Balasubramanian, Dean, ICSR, IIT Madras and

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Biotech API manufacturing services steadily mature over chemically synthesized API manufacturing services

2016-11-03 09:43:34

A new report by TMR reveals that biotech APIs manufacturing services have high growth potential in the near future owing to increasing demand for biotechnology products.By Team ABLETransparency Market Research (TMR), a global market intelligence company providing business information reports and services, has released a new report that enlightens several dynamics in the biotechnology field that ar

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Shilpa Medicare’s UK unit gets marketing authorizations for cancer drug

2016-11-03 09:42:00

Shilpa Medicare Ltd has received marketing authorizations from the UK Medicines and Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency (UK MHRA) for its cancer therapeutic Imatinib Tablets.By Team ABLEShilpa Medicare has announced that its manufacturing unit at United Kingdom has received marketing authorizations from UK MHRA for the Imatinib tablets in multiple strengths of 100 mg and 400 mg. Shilpa Medicare

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Takeda takes major decisions to maintain leadership position in overseas pharma market

2016-11-03 09:40:59

Apart from Takeda being in talks to acquire Valeant Pharmaceuticals’ Salix gastrointestinal drugs business, the Japanese pharma giant has established an exclusive biotech company in the US and has also committed 1 million Yen to the Global Measles Vaccination for Children Program.By Team ABLEIn talks to buy Valeant Pharmaceuticals: Takeda is apparently on the hunt for global acquisitions after T

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Biocon ranked among global top 10 biotech employers; the only Asian company to feature in 2016 rankings

2016-11-02 07:55:07

Biocon has moved up to number 9 in the ‘Science 2016 Top Employer’ ranking conducted by Science/Science Careers magazine. By Team ABLEAccording to an annual survey conducted by Science/Science Careers magazine, Asia\'s premier biopharmaceuticals company, Biocon has been ranked among the world’s top ten employers in Biotechnology. The company has moved up to number 9 in ‘Science 2016 Top Em

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BIO calls for Papers for 2017 World Congress on Industrial Biotechnology in Montreal

2016-11-02 07:53:13

Biotechnology trade association, BIO has issued a call to leaders from the biotechnology, bioenergy-based academia and industries to submit panel session proposals for the 2017 World Congress on Industrial BiotechnologyBy Team ABLEThe world\'s largest trade association representing biotechnology companies, academic institutions, state biotechnology centers and related organizations across the US a

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Jubilant Life Sciences receives ANDA approval for hyperlipidemia drug

2016-11-02 07:47:41

Jubilant Life Sciences has received US FDA’s ANDA final approval for Rosuvastatin Calcium Tablets used for the treatment of hyperlipidemia or mixed dyslipidemia.By Team ABLEJubilant Life Sciences has announced that it has received US FDA’s Abbreviated New Drug Application (ANDA) final approval for Rosuvastatin Calcium Tablets, 5 mg, 10 mg, 20 mg, and 40 mg, the generic version of Crestor of IP

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Eli Global launches new biotech and pharmaceutical insight firm, myPharma Thinktank

2016-11-02 07:44:30

Eli Global’s myPharma Thinktank is a collection of integrated databases which provide real-time insight and information about biotech and pharma companiesBy Team ABLEUSA-headquartered Eli Global, an international information and financial services company that acquires and invests in a spectrum of interests, including insurance and annuities, healthcare technology, and media, has announced myPha

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Union government sets up a committee to monitor Bird Flu

2016-10-27 10:07:45

The Centre headed by Joint Commissioner, Department of Animal Husbandry, Dairy and Fisheries (DADF) has constituted a committee to maintain constant vigil on the situation arising out of avian influenza (H5N8).By Team ABLEThe Centre headed by Joint Commissioner, Department of Animal Husbandry, Dairy and Fisheries (DADF) has constituted a Committee to maintain constant vigil on the situation arisin

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Ministry of Science & Technology designs new initiatives to connect farmers with science; launches Biotech-Kisan and Cattle Genomics programs

2016-10-27 10:06:49

The Department of Biotechnology, Ministry of Science and Technology, Government of India highlights science programs for farmers--Biotech-KISAN and Cattle Genomics. By Team ABLEThe Department of Biotechnology, Ministry of Science and Technology, Government of India organized a press conference on 26 October, 2016 at the CSIR Science Centre, New Delhi. The theme was \'Impacting Farmers\' Lives thro

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