Health Secretary C K Mishra reviews National Health Mission progress

2017-08-24 04:48:01

At the recently chaired meeting Health Secretary, C K Mishra stressed that Mission Indradhanush is not a program but a campaign towards increasing immunization coverage.By Team ABLEThe Health Secretary, C K Mishra has emphasized upon the need for innovative approaches to make the facilities at the peripheries work to avoid crowding of tertiary care facilities which impacts the quality of healthcar

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PerkinElmer India opens Centre of Excellence at Indian Institute of Science Education and Research, Pune

2017-08-24 04:43:24

As an instrumentation facility, PerkinElmer-IISER Pune Centre of Excellence will help educate the region’s current and future scientists on high-throughput analyses in life sciences.By Team ABLEThe Indian subsidiary of PerkinElmer Inc has inaugurated a Centre of Excellence at Indian Institute of Science Education and Research (IISER) at Pune. As an instrumentation facility, PerkinElmer-IISER Pun

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LifeCell launches new improved umbilical cord stem cell collection kit

2017-08-24 04:42:14

LifeCell has launched its advanced collection kit to address the key concern of protection of the unit during transitBy Team ABLELifeCell, one of India\'s first stem cell bank and a pioneer in stem cell research, has launched its advanced collection kit made of stainless steel to address the key concern of protection of the unit during transit from the hospital to the preservation center.According

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Monsanto, ToolGen ink global licensing agreement on CRISPR platform

2017-08-24 04:41:09

The license provides Monsanto with access to ToolGen’s comprehensive suite of CRISPR intellectual property for use in plants.By Team ABLEMonsanto Company and ToolGen Inc, a Korean biotechnology company specializing in genome editing, have reached a global licensing agreement for the use of ToolGen’s CRISPR technology platform to develop agricultural products.ToolGen works on gene editing resea

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Oxford scientists develop breakthrough 3D print living tissues

2017-08-24 04:40:09

Oxford scientists have developed a new method to 3D-print laboratory-grown cells to form living structures, an advance that may help repair damaged body parts.By Team ABLE This approach could possibly revolutionize regenerative medicine, enabling the production of complex tissues and cartilage that would potentially support, repair or augment diseased and damaged areas of the body, researchers sai

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AP CM Chandrababu Naidu lays foundation for Indo-UK Institute of Health

2017-08-24 04:37:31

The facility is being developed in association with King\'s College Hospital, London, with an investment outlay of Rs 1,600 crore.By Team ABLEThe Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu on August 16, 2017 laid the foundation stone of the Indo-UK Institute of Health (IUIH) at Medicity.It has been revealed that the facility is being developed in association with King\'s College Hospital,

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CSIR-Johnson & Joshson to conduct R&D on drug-resistant TB

2017-08-24 04:35:12

The CSIR and Johnson & Johnson have teamed up for conducting joint research on drug- resistant tuberculosis (TB).By Team ABLEThe CSIR and Johnson & Johnson have today teamed up for conducting joint research on drug- resistant tuberculosis (TB).The Institute of Microbial Technology (IMTech), under the Council of Scientific & Industrial Research, signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU

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BIRAC announces 6th Call for Proposals under SPARSH scheme titled on WASTE to VALUE

2017-08-24 04:30:57

BIRAC’s SPARSH is aimed at promoting the development of innovative solutions to society’s most pressing social problems through biotechnological approaches. By Team ABLESocial Innovation Programme for Products: Affordable and Relevant to Societal Health i.e. SPARSH is the Social Innovation Programme of BIRAC aimed at promoting the development of innovative solutions to society’s most pressin

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BIO’s San Franciso Investor Forum to explore global investment trends and opportunities in life sciences

2017-08-24 04:30:01

The annual conference explores global investment trends and opportunities in life sciences. Early and mid-stage private as well as emerging public companies poised for growth in 2018 are the focus of the event.By Team ABLEThe Biotechnology Innovation Organization (BIO) has unveiled programming for its upcoming BIO Investor Forum to be held October 17-18 at the Westin St. Francis Hotel in San Franc

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Vaccines, not diet, are causing epidemic of obesity and type 2 diabetes: Classen Immunotherapies research paper study

2017-08-24 04:28:46

The paper reviews the growing evidence that many cases of obesity, type 2 diabetes and metabolic syndrome are inflammatory conditions and that vaccine induced inflammation is the cause of the epidemic of these diseases.By Team ABLEA newly published paper in June\'s Journal of Endocrinology, Diabetes & Obesity, 5(3): 1107, by immunologist J. Bart Classen, MD of Classen Immunotherapies, provides

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