DBT calls for proposals from colleges under strengthening component of Star College Scheme

2017-06-28 09:30:23

The program, according to DBT, emphasizes holistic improvement of science education at undergraduate level with special emphasis on practical training to students. By Team ABLEThe Department of Biotechnology has invited applications from colleges of all the states and union territories of India offering undergraduate education in Sciences under ‘Star College’ Scheme to brand and nurture excell

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DBT announces Innovative Young Biotechnologist Award (IYBA) for year 2017

2017-06-28 09:29:26

The Department of Biotechnology instituted the ‘Innovative Young Biotechnologist Award’ (IYBA) in the year 2005. This is an attractive, career oriented scheme to identify and nurture outstanding young scientists with innovative ideas and desirous of pursuing research in frontier areas of biotechnology. \n\n\n \n \n \n \n\n\n

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Global Business Inroads uses BIO International Convention 2017 as launchpad for its Global Technology Interface

2017-06-28 09:27:27

GTI’s objective is to bridge the gap in tech access and deployment.By Team ABLEThe Global Business Inroads (GBI) has announced the launch of Global Technology Interface (GTI), a portal to showcase technology and innovation, with a focus on cleantech, biotech and information technology. The company indicates that this launch is line with an aim to discover new international partners, customers an

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Takeda, Biological E seal partnership deal to develop low-cost combination vaccines

2017-06-28 09:20:45

Two recently-signed agreements will transfer Takeda\'s measles and acellular pertussis vaccine technologies to Biological E. to develop low-cost combination vaccines including diphtheria, tetanus and acellular pertussis (DTaP) and measles-rubella (MR) vaccinesBy Team ABLEJapan’s pharma giant, Takeda Pharmaceutical Company and Hyderabad-based Biological E Limited has announced that they have ente

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DuPont Pioneer secures exclusive rights to ERS’ CRISPR-Cas patent portfolio for agriculture applications

2017-06-28 09:19:25

DuPont has gained exclusive rights to ERS’ patent portfolio covering CRISPR-Cas genome editing technology for all agricultural uses and applications in plants. By Team ABLEDuPont Pioneer (DuPont) and ERS Genomics (ERS) have announced a technology license agreement whereby DuPont gains exclusive rights to the ERS patent portfolio covering CRISPR-Cas genome editing technology for all agricultural

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Sun Pharma, National Institute of Virology sign agreement to fight Zika, Chikungunya and Dengue together

2017-06-27 06:38:17

Sun Pharma and the National Institute of Virology have signed an agreement for testing phytopharmaceutical, biologic and chemical entities developed by Sun against Zika, Chikungunya and Dengue viruses.By Team ABLESun Pharma and The National Institute of Virology (NIV), Pune, an institution of the Indian Council of Medical Research, Department of Health Research, Ministry of Health and Family Welfa

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Lupin’s Founder and Chairman Dr. Desh Bandhu Gupta passes away

2017-06-27 06:36:42

Dr. Desh Bandhu Gupta, 79, Founder and Chairman of Lupin Limited, passed away on June 26, 2017 at MumbaiBy Team ABLEDr. Desh Bandhu Gupta, Founder and Chairman of Lupin Limited, passed away on June 26, 2017 at Mumbai. He was 79 years old. He will be remembered as a visionary, path-breaker and a nationalist who created a solid legacy of a global pharmaceutical major with a presence in over 100

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S&T Minister Y S Chowdary opens India Pavilion @ BIO San Diego

2017-06-22 00:09:10

The 2400 sq. ft India Pavilion, showcasing Make in India, Startup and biotechnology strides of India at the annual BIO International Convention was inaugurated by Minister of State for S&T, Mr Y S Chowdary on the opening day of June 20 at San Diego, CaliforniaBy Narayanan SureshSan Diego, California : Inaugurating the India Pavilion Minister Chowdary praised the efforts of India’s fast-growi

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S &T Minister Y S Chowdary invites US biotech students to set up start-ups in India

2017-06-20 12:05:39

Leading a 75-strong India delegation to the annual BIO San Diego Convention, the Minister of State for S&T, Mr Y S Chowdary urged bioengineering students at University of California at San Diego ( UCSD) to set up biotech companies in India.By Narayanan SureshSan Diego, USA: “We have many schemes to fund biotech start-ups in India and biotechnology has proved that it can provide affordable dr

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S &T Minister Y S Chowdary invites US biotech students to set up start-ups in India

2017-06-20 12:03:02

\n\n\n \n \n \n Leading a\n75-strong India delegation to the annual BIO San Diego Convention,\nthe Minister of State for S&T, Mr Y S Chowdary urged\nbioengineering students at University of California at San Diego (\nUCSD) to set up biotech companies in India.\n

By Narayanan\nSuresh

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