HITLAB, Unitus Seed Fund invite Healthcare Innovators to the 2018 HITLAB World Cup: India

2017-12-15 05:45:44

Innovators worldwide are invited to submit their original technology-enabled healthcare solutions and finalists will make pitches for up to $500,000 in fundingBy Team ABLEHITLAB, in association with StartHealth, an initiative of Unitus Seed Fund and part of India\'s leading impact venture fund investing in early-stage startups innovating for the masses, has announced the 2018 HITLAB World Cup: Ind

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Mitra Biotech receives Innovation Gallery Award

2017-12-13 01:02:50

Mitra Biotech has received the ‘Innovation Gallery Award’ at the 2017 CPhI & P-MEC event in Mumbai.By Team ABLEMitra Biotech, the company involved in advancing personalization of cancer treatment, has received the ‘Innovation Gallery Award’ at the 2017 CPhI & P-MEC event in Mumbai, India.Mitra was given the award for its innovative CANscript platform, which recreates a patient\'s o

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Union Minister J P Nadda launches new initiatives on Universal Health Coverage Day

2017-12-13 01:01:13

J P Nadda, Union Minister of Health and Family Welfare at a function said that the Government is committed to advancing the agenda of Universal Health Coverage in the country, and have rolled out various initiatives to meet this aimBy Team ABLE“We are committed to advancing the agenda of Universal Health Coverage in the country, and have rolled out various initiatives to meet this aim”, stated

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Scientists mourn Father of DNA fingerprinting Prof Lalji Singh’s death

2017-12-13 00:58:26

Prof. Singh is known for his efforts to found the Centre for DNA Fingerprinting and Diagnostics in Hyderabad in 1995. By Team ABLEIt was announced yesterday that the Father of DNA fingerprinting in India, Prof Lalji Singh, has passed away in Varanasi on December 10th. Aged 70, Prof Singh is known for his efforts to found the Centre for DNA Fingerprinting and Diagnostics in Hyderabad in 1995. He se

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BIO World Congress on Industrial Biotechnology calls for presentations

2017-12-13 00:56:41

The 15th annual BIO World Congress will be held at the Pennsylvania Convention Center in Philadelphia July 16-19, 2018.By Team ABLEThe Biotechnology Innovation Organization (BIO) has issued a call for presentations for the 2018 BIO World Congress on Industrial Biotechnology. The 15th annual BIO World Congress will be held at the Pennsylvania Convention Center in Philadelphia July 16-19, 2018.The B

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"USFDA nod for Biocon-Mylan's cancer drug OGIVRI a milestone," Dr KIran Mazumdar-Shaw

2017-12-08 08:32:38

On December 1, 2017, Mylan N.V. and Biocon Ltd announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved Mylan's Ogivri (trastuzumab-dkst), a biosimilar to Herceptin (trastuzumab), co-developed with Biocon. Ogivri has been approved for all indications included in the label of the reference product, Herceptin, including for the treatment of HER2-overexpressing breast cancer and metast

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Jahnavi Phalkey named Director Of Science Gallery Bengaluru

2017-12-08 07:04:09

Jahnavi will head the establishment of Science Gallery Bengaluru with the Indian Institute of Science as lead partner, alongside the National Centre for Biological Sciences and Srishti Institute of Art, Design and Technology as collaborative partners.By Team ABLEScience Gallery International has announced the appointment of Dr Jahnavi Phalkey as the Founding Director of Science Gallery Bengaluru.J

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Kewaunee Scientific Corporation bags CII Award

2017-12-08 06:57:58

Recognition was based on the assessment made by a team of qualified judges from CIIBy Team ABLENASDAQ-listed Kewaunee Scientific Corporation has reported that the Kewaunee International Team was honored by CII BE STAR RECOGNITIONS as the ‘Emerging Leader – Excellence in Customer Management, Services: Sector – Equipment’ in a function held at 25th National Quality Summit on November 25th, 2

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Mylan launches HepBest in India

2017-12-08 06:57:00

Mylan launches HepBest for management of chronic Hepatitis B infection in IndiaBy Team ABLEMylan Pharmaceuticals Private Limited has launched HepBest 25 mg (tenofovir alafenamide, TAF), a once-daily tablet for the treatment of chronic hepatitis B in adults. According to World Health Organization (WHO) estimates, more than 2 billion people worldwide are infected with the hepatitis B virus (HBV), of

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ICRISAT celebrates a decade of genomic advances in agriculture

2017-12-08 06:56:11

The Centre of Excellence in Genomics (CEG) at the International Crops Research Institute for the Semi-Arid Tropics (ICRISAT) is celebrating a decade of using modern genome analysis methods.By Team ABLEThe time taken to develop improved crop varieties has almost halved with the rapid strides made in genomics research and the last decade has seen the genomes of eight crops sequenced. This includes p

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