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Monday, 16 December 2019

Special News

  • Infosys Prize 2015 winner: 'Drug development is a long and expensive road'

    Special |  Interviews | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 26 Nov, 2015

    He was awarded the prestigious Infosys Prize 2015 in Life Sciences for his outstanding contributions in deciphering the molecular structure, at the atomic level, of key proteins involved in...Read more

  • National IPR Policy - Impact on Biotechnology and Pharmaceutical Sector

    Special |  Views | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 26 Jul, 2016

    Biotech and pharmaceutical companies embody business models that extensively bank upon intellectual property rights, and corresponding intangible assets created by employing such intellectu...Read more

  • 'Start-ups are an ultimate test of one's professional DNA'

    Special |  Features | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 06 Aug, 2015

    CromDx is a molecular information platform integrating molecular biology lab and clinical or biological informatics together, in developing and launching population specific diagnostics tes...Read more

  • Drug regulator wants industry support to implement e-governance

    Special |  News | By Rahul Koul Koul | 0 Comment | 12 Apr, 2015

    A comprehenssive program for filing online applications, issunace of licenses, permissions, approvals and no objection certificates and tracking their status, has been initiated by the Cent...Read more

  • Renowned biologist Siddiqi passes away

    Special |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 29 Jul, 2013

    Obaid Siddiqi, National Research Professor at the National Centre for Biological Sciences, Tata Institute of Fundamental Research (TIFR) died in a road accident recently on July 21 in Banga...Read more

  • Bangalore city tops the chart in hypothyroidism prevalence

    Special |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 18 Nov, 2013

    A total of 867 patients were studied out of the 868 who enrolled for the screening in thirteen enrollment camps across Bangalore. Out of which, 9.23 percent of the study population from Ban...Read more

  • New IPR Policy a thrust to Innovations

    Special |  Views | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 18 Jul, 2016

    The New IPR policy approved by the Union Cabinet on 13th May 2016 is a catalyst to support innovation and start up culture in India. It will provide a big boost to make in India programme a...Read more

  • DBT's Star College Scheme: Call for participation

    Special |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 09 Jul, 2015

    The Department of Biotechnology has invited applications from colleges of all the states and union territories of India offering undergraduate education in life sciences under 'Star College...Read more

  • Protect and Encourage Innovation

    Special |  Views | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 19 Jul, 2016

    'Creativity is thinking up new things. Innovation is doing new things'... said Theodore Levitt, an American economist and professor at Harvard Business School. So when innovations happen, o...Read more

  • SIX Swiss Exchange woos Indian Life Science cos

    Special |  Interviews | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 27 Dec, 2014

    The SIX Swiss Exchange has over $450 billion of free-float market capitalization representing over 40 percent of the European market. The Swiss capital market makes available a deep pool o...Read more

  • 'Clearblue Plus' India's only US FDA approved pregnancy test kit

    Special |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 25 Feb, 2014

    Anxieties related to a missed period, dependence on a mother-in-law or husband to visit a doctor to confirm pregnancy and ignorance around conception could now be a thing of the past for wo...Read more

  • Top 20 Series-Rank 20- Anthem Biosciences- Rise above the rest

    Special |  Features | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 15 Oct, 2015

    Organization: Anthem Biosciences Pvt Ltd CEO: Mr Ajay bhardwaj Bioscience Revenue: Rs 180 crore   With a growth of 40 percent, Anthem Biosciences registered a total revenue of Rs 280 crore...Read more

  • Hot Start-up: Understanding multiple personalities of cancer

    Special |  Features | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 14 Dec, 2015

    Incorporated in 2010, Mir Lifescience is a Bangalore-based biotech start-up incubated at IBAB (Institute of Bioinformatics and Applied Biotechnology), involved in researching the multiple ...Read more

  • DBT invites North East scientists for overseas fellowships

    Special |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 15 Jan, 2015

    The applications have been invited from the scientists working in any North Eastern states including Arunachal Pradesh, Manipur, Assam, Meghalaya, Mizoram and Nagaland for the Biotech Overe...Read more

  • BioSpectrum Awards Nite 2013

    Special |  Features | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 07 Jan, 2014

    The 11th BioSpectrum Awards Nite, which was held at the JW Marriott Hotel in Bangalore on December 20, 2013, saw participation from around 300 industry leaders. The ceremony kick-started wi...Read more

  • LinkedIn rates J&J and Pfizer among InDemand Employers 2014

    Special |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 06 Nov, 2014

    Six out of the 100 companies listed were in the Life Sciences industry including pharmaceutical and biotechnology. Johnson & Johnson is seen at the 11th spot, while Pfizer occupies the ...Read more

  • CDSCO initiates countrywide survey on spurious drugs

    Special |  News | By Rahul Koul Koul | 0 Comment | 16 Apr, 2015

    There are conflicting views on spurious drugs in India by the government, non-governmental organizations and media. While the reports by health minsitry in past have suggested that the perc...Read more

  • Hot Start-ups: Armoring against allergies & infections

    Special |  Features | 0 Comment | 28 Apr, 2016

    The medical textile armor that we are talking about may as well be real and happening right now as you read this. Global Issue According to World Allergy Organization (WAO), about 20-30% ...Read more