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NIPGR scientists find a new approach to boost rice yield

The scientists at the National Institute of Plant Genome Research have identified a gene that is involved in regulating the size of rice grain. The new approach could help towards developing rice varieties that produce bigger and consequently heavier grains............

How bio-restoration is helping revive degraded mangroves in Sunderbans

The restoration method has been tested on a two-hectare degraded patch of mangroves in Ramganga village over the past five years and has been found more effective than monoculture of mangrove plantations as usually practiced................

New biotech cluster launched in Pune

A year after receiving the sanction of the union government’s biotechnology department, a bio-cluster offering high-end facilities to academia and startups was finally inaugurated at the National Centre for Cell Science................

C-CAMP kickstarts 3rd edition of National Bio Entrepreneurship Competition

The competition this year is carrying a total of INR 3 crore in cash prizes and investment opportunities along with mentorship by key industry leaders..................

21 high-tech yet frugal innovations awarded

Vice President M. Venkaiah Naidu bestowed the Gandhian Young Technological Innovation Awards for 2019 to 21 innovations. The awards, founded by the Society for Research and Initiatives for Sustainable Technologies and Institutions (SRISTI), are given jointly with the Biotechnology Industry Research Assistance Council....................

Human Atlas: a PPP initiative for holistic understanding of human biology

This mega project will collate and integrate molecular information on human tissues and organs that currently lies hidden in research articles in an unstructured and disorganized form......................

Drug development & clinical research stakeholders hold meeting

Interactive meet on New Drugs and Clinical Trials Rules 2019 by CDSA, THSTI and CDSCO was held recently in the presence of all stakeholders of drug development and clinical research in India................

DBT & DAE sign MoU for joint collaboration on cancer research

This MOU shall help strengthen the various initiatives specifically for cancer viz.  strategizing and prioritizing cancer research, development of new and affordable technologies....................

Experts discuss various aspects of phytopharmaceutical industry in India

Jamia Hamdard, New Delhi in collaboration with CSIR-IIIM Jammu organized a session on ‘Phytopharmaceuticals: Development, Regulatory, IPR & Marketing Challenges’..................

Fresh funding initiatives by India Alliance to boost health innovation

The Wellcome Trust/DBT India Alliance has launched new funding programmes to address India’s health challenges through collaborative research and by building clinical research capacity.................