National Bioeconomy Mission launched in Shillong, set to create more employment in India

2016-09-26 09:12:45

National Mission on Bioeconomy is expected to create a large number of new jobs starting from the village level to the processing and value addition at the urban area.

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The Institute of Bioresources and Sustainable Development (IBSD), a N

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Jt Secretary Health to deliver keynote address on framework for anti-counterfeiting

2016-09-26 09:10:51

India's Joint Secretary, Ministry of Health & Family Welfare, K L Sharma, will discuss the unfolding framework for an anti-counterfeiting plan concerning the Indian domestic drug supply.

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India's Joint Secretary, Ministry of Health &a

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Paper microscope inventor wins MacArthur Fellowship for 2016

2016-09-26 09:08:29

IIT Alumnus Manu Prakash has been awarded the MacArthur Fellowship for 2016 by the MacArthur Foundation for his invention on Foldscope — a microscope made by folding paper like in origami and sporting a glass bead lens.

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ICMR extends deadline for feedback on revised guidelines for ethical conduct of biomedical research

2016-09-23 09:27:33

ICMR had stated that there would be a revision of the present Ethical Guidelines for Biomedical Research on Human Participants 2006. The last date to seek comments, suggestions/feedback on this has been extended up to October 15, 2016.

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India-Israel partnership projected on day 1 of 5th BIRAC Innovators Meet

2016-09-23 09:26:09

On the first day of BIRAC's 5th Innovators Meet, over 350 participants--including Yigal Erlich of Israel, Dr Sarvajna Dwivedi of TiE, senior policy makers, industrialists, startups and entrepreneurs—gathered in New Delhi to strategize the next leap in biotechnology

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DBT invites applications for Biotechnology Social Development Awards-2016

2016-09-23 09:25:06

In an attempt to recognize organizations/ individuals and thereby popularizing the role of biotechnology in social development, DBT invites applications for ‘Biotechnology Social Development Awards’ for the year 2016.

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IIT Ropar’s Centre of Biomedical Engineering furthers research to develop affordable, portable MRI machine

2016-09-23 09:24:00


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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The

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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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