Lupin ties up with Nichi-Iko to sell biosimilar drug in Japan

2018-06-19 06:06:11

Lupin and Japan’s Nichi-Iko have entered into a pact for the distribution, promotion and sale of Lupin\'s biosimilar drug Etanercept in Japan.By Team ABLEPharmaceutical companies Lupin and Japan’s Nichi-Iko have entered into a pact for the distribution, promotion and sale of Lupin\'s biosimilar drug Etanercept in Japan.The drug is used for treatment of rheumatoid arthritis, plaque psoriasis, p

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi to hold direct dialogue with farmers on June 20

2018-06-19 06:04:10

Prime Minister Mr Narendra Modi has planned to hold a direct dialogue with the farmers across the country and discuss various initiatives related to doubling the income of farmers by 2022.By Team ABLEClaimed to be organized for the first time, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will have a direct dialogue with farmers across the country, in which various initiatives related to doubling the income of far

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DBT announces Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) under Sustainable Biofuels Innovation Challenge

2018-06-18 08:49:59

Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) in Sustainable Biofuels Innovation Challenge (IC#4) by Mission Innovation India Unit, set up by Department of Biotechnology, Ministry of Science and Technology, GOI (15 June, 2018- 31 August, 2018) Opened on 15 June, 2018.By Team ABLEMission Innovation (MI) is a global initiative of 23 countries and the European Union to accelerate the global clean energy inn

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Call for Anjani Mashelkar Inclusive Innovation Award nominations announced

2018-06-18 08:48:46

The Anjani Mashelkar Inclusive Innovation Award is an annual award of Rs. 1 lakh given to an individual or an organization for an idea, prototype or a commercialized product, service and business model.By Team ABLEThe Anjani Mashelkar Inclusive Innovation Award is an annual award of Rs. 1 lakh given to an individual or an organization for an idea, prototype or a commercialized product, service and

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Scientists crack faster genome evolution methods to transform yeast for industrial biotechnology

2018-06-18 08:47:52

The discovered system allows researchers to reshuffle the deck of cards for the genome, and customize new yeast strains that can recombine on demand with each other to generate novel genome combinations not found in nature before.By Team ABLEScientists have created a new way of speeding up the genome evolution of baker\'s yeast Saccharomyces cerevisiae, the same yeast people use for bread and beer

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Bayer closes Monsanto acquisition

2018-06-15 13:24:24

According to the conditional approval from the United States Department of Justice, the integration of Monsanto into Bayer can take place as soon as the divestments to BASF have been completed.By Team ABLEBayer successfully completed the acquisition of Monsanto on June 7th, 2018. The press statement clearly states that the shares in the U.S. company will no longer be traded on the New York Stock E

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Union Minister J P Nadda releases accelerated plan for elimination of Lymphatic Filariasis

2018-06-15 13:23:13

The strategy to eliminate Lymphatic Filariasis in India is based on twin pillars of Mass Drug Administration (MDA) once in a year. By Team ABLERecently, Union Minister of Health and Family Welfare J P Nadda inaugurated the 10th meeting of Global Alliance to Eliminate Lymphatic Filariasis (GAELF) at New Delhi. During his inaugural address, Shri Nadda said that India as a Global leader is committed

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Cabinet approves MoU between the ICMR and INSERM, France

2018-06-15 13:10:08

The MoU aims at cooperation in areas of common interest within the medical, life sciences and health research fields.By Team ABLEThe Union Cabinet chaired by the Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi has been apprised of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) which was signed in March, 2018 between the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) and the Institut National de la Santeet de la RechercheMedica

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Cabinet approves Three Year Action Plan of Agricultural Education Division & ICAR Institutes

2018-06-15 13:08:49

The approved scheme is aimed to generate quality human resources from the institutions of higher agricultural education.By Team ABLEThe Union Cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi has approved the continuation of the Three Year Action Plan (2017-2020) of the scheme for Agricultural Education Division and ICAR Institutes with an outlay of Rs.2225.46 crore [Rs. 2197.51 crore + Rs. 27.

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US FDA approves DyAnsys’ wearable medical device to treat drug addiction

2018-06-13 09:40:37

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has cleared an auricular neurostimulation device manufactured by a Chennai company to treat the symptoms of opioid withdrawal without narcotics.By Team ABLEThe U.S. Food and Drug Administration has cleared an auricular neurostimulation device manufactured by a Chennai company to treat the symptoms of opioid withdrawal without narcotics. The device, Drug Relief

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