NIH, DBT India collaborate on genetic screening of glaucoma

2016-09-30 14:07:39

Funded by the National Eye Institute, part of the NIH, and India’s Department of Biotechnology (DBT), the researchers’ goal is to help develop effective screening, prevention, and treatment strategies for glaucoma. By Team ABLE Researchers from the US and India have begun a new collaborative project to identify genetic risk factors and traits related to glaucoma, a leading cause of b

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Medtronic’s breakthrough insulin pump therapy (artificial pancreas) receives priority US FDA approval

2016-09-29 07:48:28

Medtronic has received U S Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval for its MiniMed 670G system — the first Hybrid Closed Loop insulin delivery system approved anywhere in the world.

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Hilleman Laboratories talks to India’s vaccine manufacturers for launching rotavirus vaccine

2016-09-29 07:47:34

Hilleman Laboratories intends to partner with domestic and global vaccine companies to manufacture and market its thermostable, or heat-resistant, rotavirus vaccine in India.

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Pfizer-FIIT Delhi innovation grant awardees announced

2016-09-29 07:46:17

Pfizer-IIT Delhi Innovation and IP Program’s first round of grant awardees have been announced. Five projects focused on healthcare innovations have been selected under this platform in this phase of selection.

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Two-day Sanitation Technologies Exhibition in Delhi opens today

2016-09-29 07:44:40

A range of technologies for diverse uses like waterless urinals with microbiological cleaning systems and public toilets with bio-digester is on display at the two-day exhibition organized as a part of the ongoing Swachh Bharat Week.

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MSD Animal Health donates two million doses of Rabies Vaccine; steps-up focus on India and Africa

2016-09-29 07:43:02

MSD Animal Health has accomplished its fight against rabies with the donation of now more than two million doses of its NOBIVAC rabies vaccine in India and Africa.

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Serum’s Adar Poonawalla receives The Economic Times – ‘40 under Forty’ Award 2016

2016-09-28 09:31:30

Adar Poonawalla of Serum Institute of India, Prashanth Tandon of 1mg, and Shashank ND of Practo are honored with the Economic Times 40 under 40 Awards.

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DBT invites proposals for Biotech KISAN scheme

2016-09-28 09:23:16

The Department of Biotechnology (DBT) has announced the call for proposals for Biotech-Krishi Innovation Science Application Network (Biotech-KISAN) Scheme. The deadline for this scheme is November 15, 2016

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Prime Minister Modi urges scientists to discover technologies that can address farmers woes

2016-09-27 07:15:47

Addressing ministers and scientists on the occasion of Platinum Jubilee Celebrations of CSIR, Prime Minister Narendra Modi stressed upon the urgent need to find technological solutions to address major problems being faced by the farmers. He also presented the Shanti Swarup Bhatnagar Awards at the celebrations. 

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World Biotech Week highlights BioEconomy's role in reshaping our lives

2016-09-27 07:13:32

The Council of International Biotech Associations Promotes Global Biotech Week from September 26, 2016 to October 2, 2016.

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