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Monthly Archives: September 2017

New biological tool to treat azo dyes in textile industry waste

Scientists collected the sponge from inter-tidal rocks at Anjuna Beach and on investigation found that the colony of microbes associated with it had a potential to degrade azo dyes.........

Study identifies genetic link to heart disease in Indian population

The study is based on analysis of genomic DNA samples from over 750 individuals from Indian population...........

George Institute urges govt to build capacity to fight burden of cardiovascular diseases

SMARThealth project showcases that effective and regular interventions using existing health infrastructure works wonders in countering CVD..........

Top experts discuss nanobiotechnology at TERI University’s ‘Biotikos’

TERI University organised ‘Biotikos’ annual seminar on the latest breakthroughs in biotechnology showcasing advance research in areas of agriculture, medical, imaging and sensor development..........

Hilleman Labs gets Indo-Swedish grant for developing oral cholera vaccine

The Oral Cholera Vaccine developed by Hilleman Laboratories is expected to make mass vaccination a reality in Cholera endemic zones due to ease of manufacturing and low cost...........

World Heart Day: India faces an ‘epidemic’ of heart disease!

A joint study prepared by ASSOCHAM and Deloitte on ‘Cardiovascular diseases in India’ reveals that CVDs accounted for around one-fourth of all deaths in India in 2008 and there are rising incidence in young patients...........

SRL Analysis reveals women all over India equally at risk of heart diseases

On the eve of World Heart Day, SRL Diagnostics has come up with the data analysis of 3.3 Million samples of women across India........

Experts suggest drastic changes in animal farming practice & regulations to avoid a post...

A new important study by the CDDEP highlights the projected impacts of a global strategy to reduce antibiotic consumption in food animal production..................

Tasar silk can used for biomedical applications, finds study

Recently silk cocoon membrane has also been found to generate electrical current and is being explored for use in biosensors..........

Kochi’s AIMS conducts Asia’s first upper-arm double hand-transplant on 19-year-old girl

The patient, a young engineering student, who was treated at the Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences had lost both her hands in a road mishap last year..........

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“Indian biotech industry has matured to reach the levels of competitive...

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Mentioned Dr Nirmal Kumar Ganguly, Former Director General, ICMR who shared his views on the growth achieved by the biotech industry, academia and criticism over research funding in India.............