Sraddha Satpathy of KIIT wins Voice for BT (East Zone) Contest

2016-09-01 09:16:25

The East Zone round of the annual Voice for BT public-speaking contest on biotechnology conducted by Novozymes South Asia with ABLE as the Knowledge Partner was held at KIIT University’s School of Biotechnology in Bhubaneswar on August 26, 2016By Narayanan SureshIn a keenly fought contest, Ms Sraddha Satpathy of KIIT Univeristy emerged the East Zone winner of the Voice for BT public-speaking con

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Govt keen to help pharma grab 30% share of global markets

2016-09-01 05:37:30

The Modi government is keen to reward the Indian pharma industry for reaching the Rs 200,000 crore mark ($30 billion) and 3% global market share and hike the share to 30%By Anil Chauhan and Narayanan SureshIt was a meeting with a difference on August 30, 2016 in the national Capital New Delhi.  Senior leaders of Pharma industry,  associations and senior policy makers from the ministries

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Govt launches “My Hospital” (Mera Aspataal) initiative to measure patient satisfaction

2016-09-01 04:55:22

At the third National Summit on Good and Replicable Practices and Innovations in Public Health Facilities, Union Health Minister Mr JP Nadda launched the Mera Aspataal/My Hospital initiative where the patient can express his/her views on quality of experience in a public healthcare facilityBy Team ABLEUnion Minister of Health and Family Welfare Mr J P Nadda launched the “Mera Aspataal/My Hospita

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US plans to develop dengue vaccine, initiate clinical trials soon: US Secretary of State John Kerry

2016-08-31 10:19:50

At the joint press interaction of the Second India-US Strategic and Commercial Dialogue, US Secretary of State John Kerry said that USA intends to develop a dengue vaccine and start clinical trials soon By Team  ABLEThe US government is giving priority to the development of dengue vaccine  to control the dengue infection that is wreaking havoc in India and many parts of the world. T

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ICMR organizes India-Africa Health Sciences Meet

2016-08-31 10:17:52

At the three-day event beginning on September 1, India and Africa will discuss on capacity building for health and biomedical research, disease priority and research areas of focus, human resource development for industrial processes, Africa-based manufacturing and IPR/regulations/pharmacopeia  By Team ABLEA three day India-Africa Health Sciences Meet is being jointly organized by Indian Coun

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Environment Minister Anil Madhav Dave organizes workshop on smart utilization of Green Climate Fund for private sector players

2016-08-31 10:16:14

Environment Minister Anil Madhav Dave calls for mobilization of financial resources for clean & green investment and sought greater involvement of stakeholders in the planning processBy Team ABLEThe Minister of State (Independent Charge) of Environment, Forest and Climate Change (MoEF&CC), Anil Madhav Dave, has emphasised that Indian agricultural scientists are perfectly capable of meeting

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Govt launches “My Hospital” (Mera Aspataal) initiative to measure patient satisfaction

2016-08-31 10:13:55

At the third National Summit on Good and Replicable Practices and Innovations in Public Health Facilities, Union Health Minister Mr JP Nadda launched the Mera Aspataal/My Hospital initiative where the patient can express his/her views on quality of experience in a public healthcare facilityBy Team ABLEUnion Minister of Health and Family Welfare Mr J P Nadda launched the “Mera Aspataal/My Hospita

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Minister Ananth Kumar proposes formation of an independent Ministry of Pharmaceuticals

2016-08-30 12:22:19

On the occasion of NPPA Foundation Day, the Minister launched a mobile App developed by NPPA which shows the MRP fixed by NPPA for various scheduled drugs on real time basis and he also highlighted on some major aspects in the pharmaceutical industry. Team ABLEThe Union Minister of Chemicals & Fertilizers and Parliamentary Affairs Mr Ananth Kumar has appealed to the industry leaders, State Gov

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CDSCO to accept only online applications for grant of NOCs for BA/BE studies

2016-08-30 12:14:41

CDSCO in pursuance of its e-governance initiatives will accept only online application for issue of NOCs for conducting BA/BE studies clinical trials from 13 September 2016Team ABLECome September 13, 2016 and the Central Drugs Standard Control Organisation (CDSCO) will accept only online applications from applicants seeking NOC for conducting BA/BE studies for export purposes.  This process w

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Achira Labs features in ‘OutlookBusiness’ September special on Indian Innovation

2016-08-29 11:06:34

Achira Labs features in ‘OutlookBusiness’ September special on Indian Innovation Bangalore-based biotech company, Achira Labs that is developing products on microfluidics platform, has been recognized by leading business publication – Outlook Business – for innovation in decentalizing diagnostics.By Team ABLEAchira Labs, the company co-founded by Dhananjaya Dendukuri and Suri Venkatachalam

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