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Wednesday, 16 October 2019

Special News

  • 'Innovation can also come from smaller companies'

    Special |  Features | 0 Comment | 29 May, 2014

    "We also provide guidance on care for people with diseases and conditions, and we offer a range of services like evidence for health service, and that is our mission," says Ms Mirella Marlo...Read more

  • “Biotech is for people who are creative and passionateâ€?

    Special |  Views | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 06 May, 2013

    I am a 2011 batch student of Sir M Visvesvaraya Institute of Technology (Sir MVIT). Presently, I am in final year MTech at the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Kharagpur with biotechnol...Read more

  • India's R&D investment a mere 0.88% of GDP

    Special |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 17 Jul, 2014

    The union government as per the Science, Technology and Innovation Policy (STI) 2013, plans to increase investment in Research and Development (R&D) as percentage of GDP to 2 percent by...Read more

  • Bangalore is our very precious office in Asia: Dr Emmanuelle Voisin

    Special |  Interviews | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 24 Nov, 2015

    Please introduce Voisin Consulting Life Sciences. Dr Emmanuelle Voisin: Voisin Consulting Life Sciences (VCLS), was started in 1997 in order to assist the Pharma, Biotech and MedTech indust...Read more

  • Top 20 Series-Rank 11-AstraZeneca acquires global diabetic business

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

    Organization: AstraZeneca Pharma India Ltd MD: Mr Sanjay Murdeshwar Bioscience Revenue: Rs 468.13 crore   AstraZeneca (AZ) Pharma India reported total business of Rs 468.13 crore for the 1...Read more

  • Now, an exclusive Life Sciences job portal!

    Special |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 07 Aug, 2015

    A new job portal fully dedicated only to Life Sciences professionals will be officially launched and available on August 10, 2015. DNA JOBS, as is called, is a portal whose architecture ha...Read more

  • Boost to biotech education

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

    Trained manpower is a key to the development of any industry. This is all the more important especially when the industry is at a nascent stage and is evolving. The Department of Biotechnol...Read more

  • Dr Ranjit Roy Chaudhury conferred FICCI 's Lifetime Achievement Award 2013

    Special |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 04 Sep, 2013

    The Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry, Healthcare Excellence Awards, 2013 conferred the "Lifetime Achievement Award" to Padma Shri Dr (Prof) Ranjit Roy Chaudhury, chair...Read more

  • A decade of training biotech engineers

    Special |  Features | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 18 Mar, 2013

    In the parlance of academic disciplines 'biotechnology' was not a new term, but it was adopted with enthusiasm and expectations in India about a little more than a quarter of a century back...Read more

  • What Indian biotech wanted from the Budget 2013- Part 2

    Special |  Features | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 28 Feb, 2013

    The biotech industry has a host of expectations from the Union budget 2013. Here is what the Mr KV Venugopalan, president, Indian Analytical Industry Association which has 78 members (both ...Read more

  • 4. Jamia Hamdard University, New Delhi

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

    The syllabus of the masters in biotechnology and molecular biology program of Jamia Hamdard has a number of add-on topics to the minimum syllabus prescribed for the course by the UGC. It is...Read more

  • Government will utilize scientific talent for industry: Dr Harsh Vardhan

    Special |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 17 Nov, 2014

    Dr Harsh Vardhan, union science and technology minister, has said that Indian scientists and technocrats have an important role to play in implementing Prime Minister Narendra Modi's vision...Read more

  • Air pollution kills 1.4 million people in India, China yearly

    Special |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 04 Jul, 2015

    A new study has found, cleaner air could help in prevention up to 1.4 million of premature deaths a year in the polluted countries like India and China. The study also warned that in the ne...Read more

  • 'Collaborations to strengthen existing research areas'

    Special |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 13 May, 2014

    He recently visited Hyderabad, India, to deliver his presentation at the World Vaccine Summit 2014. In his interview, Dr Zaman emphasizes that currently icddr,b is looking for collaboration...Read more

  • Entrepreneurship based education is a must

    Special |  Features | 0 Comment | 21 Mar, 2013

    Biotechnology has become one of the fastest growing knowledge-based sectors in India and has been off late considered as a powerful enabling technology that can revolutionize agriculture, h...Read more

  • “For perfect health system, each nation has to learn from the otherâ€?

    Special |  Interviews | By Rahul Koul Koul | 0 Comment | 26 Oct, 2015

    Did you manage to find the perfect health system in your latest book, 'In Search of the Perfect Health System'? What are the takeaways for developing world? Dr Britnell: There is no health ...Read more

  • “We aspire to be a billion dollar company in the next five yearsâ€?

    Special |  Interviews | By Rahul Koul Koul | 0 Comment | 08 Apr, 2014

    Q: What is the current scenario vis a vis start up culture in India? Are we doing enough? Shiladitya: Current mechanisms are not sufficient to support start ups in biotech. The Small Busine...Read more

  • Project KAVACH: Safeguarding child health

    Special |  Features | By Rahul Koul Koul | 0 Comment | 15 Feb, 2013

    Glenmark Foundation, the Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) arm of Glenmark Pharmaceuticals (GPL) has chosen two core areas as part of its CSR initiatives, which are child health and sus...Read more