Tuesday, 25 February 2020

Special News

  • MedGenome acquires Lifecode Health assets and CLIA certified lab in Bay Area

    Special |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 26 Feb, 2016

    MedGenome, the market leader for genomic diagnostics in South Asia and a leading provider of genomics research services globally, has acquired the assets and a fully-certified CLIA/CAP NGS ...Read more

  • Marine Synthetic Biology: Opportunities and Challenges

    Special |  Features | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 07 Jul, 2015

    The extent of innovations through synthetic biology approaches include bioactive compounds, bio-molecules, biosensors, microbial cell factories, and redesign of existing biological networks...Read more

  • We have performed extraordinarily well considering our financial inputs: Prof. Dipankar Chatterji

    Special |  Interviews | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 15 Apr, 2016

    Prof. Dipankar Chatterji is the professor at Molecular Biophysics Unit, Indian Institute of Science (IISc), Bangalore. Prof. Chatterji works on bacterial gene regulation under stringent con...Read more

  • Biomolecules innovator - <I>Dr Amulya Kumar Panda</I>

    Special |  Features | By Rahul Koul Koul | 0 Comment | 11 Dec, 2012

    Dr Amulya Kumar Panda cherishes his 20 years of research experience in the area of bioprocess engineering. He has been deeply involved in research concerning the applications of chemical en...Read more

  • “An App that is meant only for networking of doctorsâ€?

    Special |  Interviews | By Rahul Koul Koul | 0 Comment | 11 Jan, 2016

    Why did the co-founders decide to launch such an App? What are the key objectives that could be achieved through its launch? I along with my two other co-founders wanted to start something ...Read more

  • Hot Start-ups: Skilling the next-gen in Biotech & Pharma space

    Special |  Features | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 14 Apr, 2016

    Hailing from Uttar Pradesh (UP), he says that all his seniors who graduated in Biotechnology actually didn't have any clear-cut idea about their job profiles or the companies in the sector....Read more

  • Serum bags BioSpectrum-ABLE 'BioPharma Company of the Year'

    Special |  Features | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 22 Jan, 2014

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  • Despite drop in clinical trials, strengthened regulations top priority: Govt

    Special |  News | By Rahul Koul Koul | 0 Comment | 12 Feb, 2014

    The government on February 11, 2014 agreed that the number of clinical trial applications received by the Central Drug Standards Control Organization (CDSCO) has decreased over the period o...Read more

  • Top 20 Series: Rank 1: Serum Institute Numero Uno

    Special |  Features | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 13 Oct, 2015

    Organization: Serum Institute of India CMD: Dr Cyrus Poonawalla Bioscience Revenue: Rs 3,539 crore   Serum Institute of India (SII), the world's fifth largest vaccine manufacturer (by volu...Read more

  • Carving a niche in biotech

    Special |  Features | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 12 Mar, 2013

    Biotech Private Schools No 9 Founded in 2002, the biotechnology department at Jaypee Institute of Information Technology (JIIT), Noida offers four-year BTech, a dual degree five-year BTech-...Read more

  • Promising and portable POC diagnostic

    Special |  Features | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 06 Feb, 2013

    Sometimes, the best laid plans can turn awry, and this statement holds true especially in the biotech industry, where projects are abandoned due to a myriad of factors. Genomix Biotech too ...Read more

  • Vaccine industry gains confidence, aims global leadership

    Special |  Features | By Rahul Koul Koul | 0 Comment | 21 Mar, 2015

    For the purpose of charting out a new regulatory pathway for vaccines, the Central Drugs Standard Control Organization (CDSCO) has constituted three core working groups from within the indu...Read more

  • IPRs – the journey to economic progress

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

    Intellectual Property Rights (IPR) is an important part of India's journey to economic progress. On May 13, 2016, the Government of India announced the much awaited National IPR Policy to a...Read more

  • Keep them hooked !

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

    Most of the companies have a dedicated reward and recognition program for identifying and awarding individual/team at various levels. For example Biocon has annual award programmes such as ...Read more

  • Finding the right cultural fit is essential

    Special |  Views | By Rahul Koul Koul | 0 Comment | 16 May, 2013

    Talent plays an important role in the success of any organization, more so in the pharmaceutical sector, which is knowledge-intensive and skill-driven. Since inception, Zydus group has plac...Read more

  • Columbia Asia receives $101mn investment from Mitsui & Co.

    Special |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 27 Jul, 2016

    Columbia Asia has announced it is receiving $101 million in investment from Mitsui & Co., Ltd. Columbia Asia, part of Seattle-based Columbia Pacific Management, has 27 hospitals and one...Read more

  • An exclusive peek inside VIT's technology business incubator

    Special |  Interviews | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 06 Jul, 2015

    Q: What is the incubation model that you follow at the centre? Mr A Balachandran: We provide concept-to-commercialization support and our incubation support for biotech start-ups is heavil...Read more

  • Finding pieces in the genome puzzle - <I>Dr Shantanu Chowdhury</I>

    Special |  Features | By Rahul Koul Koul | 0 Comment | 12 Dec, 2012

    The genome of living organisms continues to offer numerous challenges in form of hidden clues for many unknown functions in the deoxyribo nucleic acid i.e. DNA sequences. Having questioned ...Read more