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Wednesday, 21 August 2019

Special News

  • Triumph of high precision parallel bioreactors over conventional systems in process monitoring and optimization

    Special |  Views | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 13 May, 2016

    The Biopharma industry is growing steadily at a significant pace and so are their investments in research and development. Investment in biologics like vaccine, biosimilars, novel biopharma...Read more

  • “Diabetes continues to be our core area in Indiaâ€?

    Special |  Interviews | By Rahul Koul Koul | 0 Comment | 04 Nov, 2015

    What is your primary area of focus currently? Please tell us about the achievements of Eli Lilly in last one year? Our focus has been mainly on diabetes, oncology and osteoporosis. Diabetes...Read more

  • 2. University of Hyderabad, Hyderabad

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

    The thrust area for research in department is said to be "molecular therapeutics for infectious and neurodegenerative diseases". The department is active in cutting-edge areas of research a...Read more

  • “Mentorship is our next big focus areaâ€?

    Special |  Interviews | By Rahul Koul Koul | 0 Comment | 15 Mar, 2014

    Q: What made BIRAC to focus on university students for entrepreneurship? Generally it has been always the ones with experience in research? Dr Renu Swarup: Our focus on students has been dr...Read more

  • Subhanu Saxena appointed as new global Chief Executive of Cipla

    Special |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 20 Jun, 2013

    Subhanu Saxena, takes charge of Cipla as the new global Chief Executive, succeeding Mr. Y.K. Hamied. The 49-year-old Saxena's directive is to figure the next phase of Cipla's growth, and hi...Read more

  • Fortis receives JCI accreditation

    Special |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 20 May, 2014

    The achievement underscores the company's commitment for high standard quality and patient safety, that only a few select hospitals offer in the country. "Joint Commission International is ...Read more

  • Alleged scrunity of Gates Foundation: Govt denies reports

    Special |  News | By Rahul Koul Koul | 0 Comment | 07 May, 2015

    While the earlier media reports had indicated that union home ministry was considering it, the ministry has denied media reports that suggested probe into the funding of Bill and Melinda G...Read more

  • "Biotech is the way to future "

    Special |  Features | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 03 May, 2013

    The Biotechnology sector today possesses the ability to provide crucial leads, which can help not only in curing critical diseases but also reduce widespread hunger. With a strong and consi...Read more

  • DBT encourage women scientist participation in life science research under Bio-CARe Scheme

    Special |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 26 Aug, 2013

    With the goal to enhance and encourage the participation of women scientists in the area of Biotechnology research, the Department of Biotechnology, Ministry of Science and Technology, Gove...Read more

  • DBT to fund ten researchers for joint Australian project

    Special |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 24 Jun, 2014

    The Indo-Australian Career Boosting Gold Fellowships (IACBGF) have been announced under Indo-Australia collaboration between Department of Biotechnology (DBT), government of India and the A...Read more

  • Infosys Foundation inks pact with IISER-Pune

    Special |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 12 May, 2016

    Infosys Foundation, the philanthropic arm of Infosys, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Indian Institute of Science Education and Research (IISER), Pune, a leading Science...Read more

  • 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