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Fresh scientific insights might help in treating head & nerve injuries

The study by Indian scientists could help in understanding and treatment of concussion from head injuries as well as stretch-induced nerve injuries.

Alternative dwarfing genes in wheat can eliminate rice crop residue burning

Scientists at Pune based Agharkar Research Institute (ARI) have mapped two alternative dwarfing genes Rht14 and Rht18 in wheat. The improved wheat lines will help reducing stubble burning incidences under the rice-wheat cropping system..................

COVID-19: NIV Pune develops India’s first indigenous IgG ELISA test, Zydus...

In a major breakthrough, Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR)-National Institute of Virology (NIV) at Pune has developed and validated the indigenous IgG ELISA test for antibody detection for COVID-19. ICMR has also partnered with Zydus Cadila for mass-scale production of the ELISA test kits...................

Scientists explore link between obesity & colon cancer at the molecular...

Dr Manoj Kumar Bhat and his research team at the National Centre for Cell Science (NCCS) in Pune studied the differences in the incidence and progression of colon cancer in association with various types of obesity............

Serum Institute develops novel coronavirus vaccine candidate, human trials in 6...

Serum Institute of India-Codagenix developed novel coronavirus virus-vaccine strain is first to progress to pre-clinical testing phase. The project has been running at an estimated cost of INR 300 crores......................

Gates Foundation partners India’s first ‘Vaccination Clinic’ in Pune

This facility introduces a novel VOW (Vaccination On Wheels) concept to take vaccination to schools, colleges and corporates and deliver the service at their doorsteps.................

Bajaj Auto backs social entrepreneurs with medtech cleanroom at Venture Center

Under its Corporate Social Responsibility activities, Bajaj Auto Ltd. has provided funding for Developing Social Impact Technologies at Venture Centre, where 13 social entrepreneurs/startups (Bajaj CSR grantees) have been supported...............

Introduction of new rapid tests essential to reducing unnecessary antibiotic use,...

Cross-sector roundtable event held to mark the launch of landmark new exhibition 'Superbugs: The End of Antibiotics?’ Innovators competing in £8m (₹700 million) Longitude Prize showcase how their diagnostic tests are designed to fight antibiotic resistance in different clinical settings................

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................

Dr M K Bhat appointed as the new director of NCCS

Dr Manoj Kumar Bhat has taken over as the new director of the National Centre for Cell Sciences, an autonomous institute located within the academically-enriched campus of the Pune University. The institute is aided by the Department of Biotechnology, Government of India....................