India Life Sciences Fund invests $6.2 million in Oasis

2016-10-14 08:58:00

Founders and promoters of Oasis will use the fund to open 20 more IVF clinics in Bengaluru, Chennai and other cities during next five years

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Hyderabad-based in-vitro fertilisation (IV

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Kunwar Kishore Arora joins APCER Life Sciences as Global Chief Operating Officer

2016-10-14 08:56:23

At APCER Life Sciences, Arora will bring together all global functions, including client-facing activities, operations, technology, quality, and talent, to accelerate APCER's growth; he will also head APCER’s India business unit as CEO

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IIT Ropar, IIT Mandi, PGIMER establish Bio-X Consortium

2016-10-14 08:51:08

Three premier institutes have collaborated to address various requirements in healthcare and medicine

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The Indian institute of Technology (IIT) Ropar has collaborated with IIT Mandi a

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India, US outline combined goals at S&T Dialogue

2016-10-04 19:08:18

At the India-US S&T Joint Commission Meeting, Minister Dr Harsh Vardhan exchanged views on how to strengthen the scientific cooperation between the two countries. By Team ABLEAt the India-US S&T Joint Commission Meeting held at the White House, in the United States of America, Minister for Science and Technology, Dr Harsh Vardhan co-chaired the meeting along with US counterpart John H

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India, Russia call proposals for joint research on basic science

2016-10-04 19:05:58

DST, RFBR have invited Indian and Russian scientists/researchers to submit proposals for Joint Research Project in basic sciencesBy Team ABLEThe Department of Science & Technology (DST) and Russian Foundation for Basic Research (RFBR) concluded an MoU for funding of Joint Research Proposals in India and Russia in the areas of Basic Science. Under this MoU, each project will receive annual

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IIT Madras invites applications for PhD and MS Research Programs

2016-10-04 19:03:55

IITM seeks applications for its PhD and MS Research programs for January-May 2017. By Team ABLEThe Indian Institute of Technology Madras (IIT Madras), Chennai is inviting applications for its PhD and MS Research programs for January-May 2017, under regular full-time [with/without Half-time Teaching Research Assistantship (HTRA)] and part-time/external programs at IIT the Institute.Selection w

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Ambati Venu appointed as Managing Director of Abbott India

2016-10-04 19:01:26

Ambati Venu replaces Rehan Khan as the new Managing Director of Abbott India. By Team ABLEAmbati Venu has been appointed as managing director of Abbott India. In his earlier role, Venu held the position as Asia Vice President of GSK Consumer Healthcare where he handled the Middle East & North Africa business. Venu will be based out of Mumbai and will report to Bhasker Iyer, Vice President

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Transgenomic appoints Biotron Healthcare for cancer genomic testing

2016-10-04 18:55:55

Transgenomic has signed Biotron Healthcare as a distributor for its multiplexed ICE COLD-PCR-Based Kits that enable DNA mutation detection in cancer patientsBy Team ABLENASDAQ-listed Transgenomic has signed agreements with two additional distributors in India and China for its ICEme Mutation Enrichment Kits for cancer genomic testing. The kits incorporate Transgenomic’s Multiplexed ICE COLD-PCR

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GE Healthcare launches first healthcare accelerator in India

2016-10-04 18:53:46

GE Healthcare and each startup, through the accelerator initiative, will focus on commercially scaling healthcare innovations for emerging economies. GE Healthcare is likely to take up the distribution of the startup product, or integration of the service into GE Healthcare’s Affordable Care Portfolio. By Team ABLEGE Healthcare, the $18 billion healthcare technology division of GE, has laun

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Digital solutions-enabled cardiovascular disease screening in rural India proves effective

2016-10-04 18:46:58

A study conducted in 54 villages of Bhimavaram district in Andhra Pradesh over a period of 18 months involving 65,000 people reveals that technology has great potential in revolutionizing cardiac care in rural areas of India.By Team ABLEA new study by the George Institute for Global Health India has discovered that technology-enabled screening and assessment of cardiovascular risk of people in rur

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