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Thursday, 20 June 2019

Special News

  • Quintiles introduces Infosario App

    Special |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 18 Jun, 2015

    Using the mobile app, key stakeholders in the drug development process can conveniently access site start-up, recruitment and compliance information as well as status updates on data querie...Read more

  • 12th Five year plan to increase R&D expenditure to 2% of GDP

    Special |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 05 Mar, 2013

    The percentage of GDP allocated to scientific research has remained 0.88% during the Eleventh Five Year Plan period. The government aims at increasing the total R&D expenditure as perce...Read more

  • New minister for environment takes over, status quo on GM likely to continue

    Special |  News | By Rahul Koul Koul | 0 Comment | 27 Dec, 2013

    After the resignation of Ms Jayanthi Natrajan last week, the ministry of environment and forests has got a new head. The union petroleum minister, Dr M. Veerappa Moily has taken additional ...Read more

  • “There is missing link between research and commercializationâ€?

    Special |  Views | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 01 May, 2013

    I was fascinated towards biotechnology while doing my graduation. Since then, I have been greatly interested in this subject and I gradually developed a keen aptitude for teaching and resea...Read more

  • India's home away from home

    Special |  Features | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 25 Nov, 2013

    At present, more than 30 of the world's leading biomedical sciences companies such as Pfizer, Merck Sharpe & Dohme, GlaxoSmithKline, Novartis, and Takeda maintain a significant presence...Read more

  • Ready to fly: Novo Informatics accelerates its marketing strategy

    Special |  Features | By Rahul Koul Koul | 0 Comment | 31 Jul, 2015

    Conventional drug discovery generally takes 12-15 years from the time molecule is discovered to its availability as a product for common masses. Since uncertainty of this process is very hi...Read more

  • Look into our issues: Medical devices industry to Health Min

    Special |  News | By Rahul Koul Koul | 0 Comment | 09 Jun, 2014

    Often identified with the pharma sector, the medical devices industry has long been fighting for recognition as a separate industry. There are said to be 14,000 different kinds of devices i...Read more

  • Dr M Ayyappan gets third term as CMD of HLL Lifecare

    Special |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 27 May, 2013

    Dr M Ayyappan, who transformed HLL Lifecare into a global healthcare company with its portfolios ranging from a leading manufacturer of quality contraceptives to interventions in public hea...Read more

  • Private investments in R&D require eight fold increase : S&T minister

    Special |  Reports/white papers | By Rahul Koul Koul | 0 Comment | 15 Jul, 2013

    The Department of Science & Technology (DST) and Confederation of Indian Industries (CII) on July 12, 2012 released a white paper on Stimulation of Private Sector's investment into Rese...Read more

  • “Online pharmacy & physical stores can co-existâ€?

    Special |  Interviews | By Rahul Koul Koul | 0 Comment | 27 Oct, 2015

    Do you agree that there should be regulations in place before the online stores are allowed to sell medicines? Are there any ongoing efforts towards that? The process has already been set i...Read more

  • Founder of earliest biotech association, Vivek Singhal is no more

    Special |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 19 Aug, 2013

    Mr Vivek Singhal who was the president of Biotech International Limited will be also remembered for having started the first biotech association, All India Biotech Association (AIBA), a non...Read more

  • Making them feel at home

    Special |  Features | By Rahul Koul Koul | 0 Comment | 09 Sep, 2013

    The growth of the industry has resulted in company expansions and hence the work environment as a key employee policy has marked a sea change. It is now well recognized to be one of the cri...Read more

  • 'Entrepreneurs are made, not born'

    Special |  Features | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 25 Jun, 2013

    Entrepreneurship is in blood" is a myth I believed in for years. I did not have it. I came from a family of renowned musicians of Indian classical music, my father Pt. Kiran Deshpande being...Read more

  • DBT fulfills promise, hikes IYBA Fellowship amount by 40%

    Special |  News | By Rahul Koul Koul | 0 Comment | 03 Jun, 2015

    The Innovative Young Biotechnologist Award (IYBA) fellowship pertaining to non-regular Awardees has been revised from ₹40,000 per month to ₹75,000 per month with effect from 1st...Read more

  • Boasting of multi-disciplinary curriculum

    Special |  Features | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 22 Feb, 2013

    Biotech Private Schools No 1 The department of biotechnology and bioinformatics at Jaypee University of Information Technology (JUIT), Solan offers four-year BTech programs in biotechnology...Read more

  • 6. Jaipur National University, Jaipur

    Special |  Features | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 22 May, 2013

    The integrated programs in biotechnology, microbial technology and bioinformatics have been formulated at the SLS, Jaipur National University, to provide a broad-based curriculum with inter...Read more

  • Hot Start-ups: Enabling global clinical trials in India

    Special |  Features | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 11 Apr, 2016

    Little did he know that his broken knee would lead him along the path to his ultimate destiny - the birth of his Kolkata-based start-up Indoriv Clinical. After recovering from his physical...Read more

  • Part 2: Can't afford complacency to set in: Dr Renu Swarup

    Special |  Interviews | By Rahul Koul Koul | 0 Comment | 20 Jun, 2015

    Much enthused on the completion of successful three years of BIRAC, its MD, Dr Renu Swarup doesn't want the organisation to get complacent due to achievements. She wants the momentum to con...Read more