IISc Bangalore captures highest position in Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2016-17

2016-09-23 09:20:19

The Indian Institute of Science located in Bangalore claimed a spot in the 201-250 band in The Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2016-2017. IIT Bombay and 31 other Indian colleges have also entered the ranking list

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Fifth BIRAC Innovators Meet to chalk out action plans to scale up biosciences innovations

2016-09-22 08:10:56

Nearly 300 scientists, entrepreneurs, industry experts, and policy makers are coming together to discuss the contemporary issues in the biotech innovation ecosystem.

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Biotechnology Industry Research Assistance Council (BIRAC), a

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DBT to establish marine biotech institute in Goa

2016-09-22 08:03:17

The Department of Biotechnology has decided to establish a research institute of national importance called Neel

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Health Ministry stresses on need to step-up Japanese Encephalitis surveillance

2016-09-22 07:56:53

During the discussion on a Calling Attention Motion in the Lok Sabha regarding spread of Encephalitis in the country, Union Minister J P Nadda had made an assurance for making Japanese Encephalitis (JE) a notifiable disease

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BioNTech, Genentech signs worldwide strategic collaboration to develop mRNA cancer vaccine

2016-09-22 07:51:51

BioNTech AG will collaborate with Genentech to develop, manufacture and commercialize novel messenger RNA (mRNA)-based individualized cancer vaccines

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US-based BioNTech AG will enter into a worldwide strategic collaboration with

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Syngene International acquires Strand Life Sciences' systems biology and pharma services practice

2016-09-22 07:19:16

Deal boosts Syngene’s Bioinformatics and Data Analytics capabilities

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India's leading CRO (Contract Research Organization), Syngene International Ltd has acquired the assets of Strand Life Sciences related to systems biology, Hept

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BRICS Agriculture, Agrarian Development Ministers to meet on cooperation for advancement of agriculture

2016-09-21 11:21:40

The two-day conference will be hosted by the Ministry of Agriculture and Farmers’ Welfare and will center around the five priority areas of cooperation in the BRICS Action Plan for 2012-2016.By Team ABLEThe sixth meeting of BRICS on Agriculture and Agrarian Development begins in New Delhi on September 22, 2016 with an official level meeting to be followed by a Ministerial meeting the next day. T

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Takeda, Zydus Cadila partner to develop Chikungunya vaccine

2016-09-21 11:18:09

Takeda Pharmaceutical and Zydus Cadila have partnered to tackle chikungunya with a vaccine. By Team ABLEJapanese pharma giant Takeda Pharmaceutical and Zydus Cadila have partnered to tackle chikungunya, an emerging infectious disease in Africa, Asia and the Indian subcontinent. In recent decades mosquito vectors of chikungunya have spread to Europe and the Americas. According to the Centers for Di

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Department of Biotechnology invites applications for Tata Innovation Fellowship 2016-17

2016-09-21 11:16:03

Applications are invited for Tata Innovation Fellowship instituted by the Department of Biotechnology to recognize and reward scientists with outstanding track record in biological sciencesBy Team ABLEThe Department of Biotechnology (DBT), Ministry of Science & Technology, Government of India, is inviting applications for Tata Innovation Fellowship, a highly competitive scheme instituted by it

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Liquid biofertilizers to contribute to world agricultural biologicals market

2016-09-21 11:08:20

The analysis by Sandler Research has revealed that one of the major innovations in agricultural biologicals market is the introduction of liquid biofertilizersBy Team ABLEA recent market study by Sandler Research has revealed that analysts have forecasted the global agricultural biologicals market to grow at a CAGR of 14.49% during the period 2016-2020. The following companies are the key players

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