Festival of Genomics Returns to San Diego —Genomics Wonderland

2017-06-02 09:42:00

The Festival of Genomics will be held in San Diego from June 26 to 27, 2017 at the San Diego Convention Center.By Team ABLEFront Line Genomics has announced that the Festival of Genomics will return to San Diego from June 26 to 27, 2017 at the San Diego Convention Center.The Festival of Genomics is a global experience, taking place throughout the year in London, San Diego and Boston. Now in its th

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Nativis discovers bio-electronic method for increased biofuel from algae

2017-06-02 09:40:28

Nativis has discovered a novel bio-electronic method to boost biofuel production from algaeBy Team ABLENativis, an US-based clinical stage life science bio-electronic company developing non-invasive, safe and highly effective treatments for cancers and other serious diseases, announced the use of the same technology to inhibit a key enzyme in algae. The paper entitled “Non-Thermal Radio Fre

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A new NIH-funded research could aid fight against tuberculosis

2017-06-02 09:32:14

NIH researchers have shown that a single protein allows mycobacteria to generate diverse populations that can avoid TB drugs. The protein may be a target for intervention and may help shorten TB treatment By Team ABLESubgroups of tuberculosis (TB)-causing bacteria can persist even when antibiotics wipe out most of the overall population. The need to eliminate these persistent subpopulations i

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IIT Kharagpur announces nanobiotechnology course

2017-06-02 09:27:46

The course will offer nanotechnology and elucidate its importance and then will demonstrate how it is being used to improve medical diagnostics and therapeuticsBy Team ABLEThis is a multi-disciplinary course discussing about the current and plausible applications of micro/nanotechnology and microfluidics in the field of healthcare with primary objective to enhance the knowledge of engineering, sci

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Chiltern acquires Japanese CRO company Integrated Development Associates

2017-06-02 09:23:57

This acquisition opens opportunities for Japanese companies to enter a wider market by relying on Chiltern’s global expertise and connections.By Team ABLELeading global contract research organization Chiltern has acquired Integrated Development Associates(IDA), a CRO specializing in integrating Japan and Asia into global drug development.With staff based in Japan, Korea and Southeast Asia, IDA h

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Indian, Australian experts discuss the future of digital health in India

2017-06-02 09:19:13


Australian and Indian health experts, policymakers, and business came together to discuss the solutions required in advances in medical health and digital technologies

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The George Institute for Global Health, in partnership with the Australian High Commission, held a Digital Healt

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DCGI releases reminder notice on submission of Phase IV Clinical Trial Protocols for FDC products

2017-06-02 09:11:05

As per the Notice the manufacturers are required to submit the Phase IV Clinical Trial Protocol for their FDC Products.By Team ABLEThe CDSCO (DCGI) has given a Notice on 17/06/2016 ordering the manufacturers to submit the Phase IV Clinical Trial Protocols for their FDC Products. This Notice was issued in accordance with the Suggestions given after consultations with Expert Committee by CDSCO. As p

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International Finance Corp extends $60 million loan to Biological E

2017-05-31 07:29:57

The private investment arm of World Bank, the International Finance Corp (IFC) has agreed to finance up to $60 million as loan to Biological E. By Team ABLEThe private investment arm of World Bank, the International Finance Corp (IFC), has announced that it has agreed to finance upto $60 million as loan to Hyderabad-based vaccine manufacturer Biological E Ltd. The investor, in a disclosure, has re

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AIIMS, CSIR-IGIB ink partnership to expand on ‘Reach of the GUaRDIAN Program’

2017-05-31 07:24:38

AIIMS Delhi and CSIR-IGIB have signed an agreement for collaborative research in the area of rare diseases and application of genomics to aid clinical decisions, expanding on the ‘Reach of the GUaRDIAN program’.By Team ABLEThe All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) Delhi and CSIR Institute of Genomics and Integrative Biology (CSIR-IGIB) inked a deal for collaborative research in the a

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Indian agriculture scientists as part of a global research team resequence pigeonpea genome

2017-05-31 07:20:09

According to scientists, this breakthrough will lead to the development of superior varieties of pigeonpea cropBy Team ABLEA global team of 19 scientists from nine institutes have resequenced the genome or DNA of 292 pigeonpea varieties from 23 countries and discovered new traits such as resistance to various diseases that affect the crop and its insensitivity to photo-period (the duration of dayl

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