Biotechnology

Bengaluru rain havoc: Devastating, says Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw 

Mazumdar-Shaw said building codes need to be redrawn and called for a corrective and preventive action plan after a "post-hoc analysis" of root causes.

published on : 6th September 2022

Cyrus’ entrepreneurial mindset helped achieve many milestones, says SP Group 

In recent years, he was playing key role in reducing the debt-level of the Group and was quite successful in it.

published on : 6th September 2022

RGCB conducts efficacy tests for cervical cancer vaccine

It has facilitated stringent tests in its state-of-the-art laboratory to demonstrate the efficacy of Cervavax with infections as the endpoint. 

published on : 5th September 2022

DBT studying long-term memory of COVID-19 vaccines

The study is aimed at ascertaining the long-tern impact of the vaccines and will help modulate the schedule of doses, a senior official said on Monday.

published on : 27th June 2022

Jamia professor gets award for study on blood clotting

Jamia Millia Islamia (JMI) Professor Mohammad Zahid Ashraf, Head of Department of Biotechnology received the prestigious Visitor’s Award by President Ram Nath Kovind on Tuesday.

published on : 8th June 2022

Foldscope lets youth get mystified by world of microbes 

A foldscope is a paper microscope that can be assembled from the simplest of components such as a sheet of paper and lens, and costs less than Rs 100 to make.

published on : 15th May 2022

RGCB launches project to support tribal enterprises in Wayanad

The major objective of the project is to protect the rich tribal heritage through various scientific interventions with the participation of tribal communities.

published on : 10th May 2022

Centre relaxes guidelines for scientists, makes it easier to access grants

The new guidelines 'Ease of Doing Science: Towards less government, more governance' are aimed at reducing the compliance burden and switching from research administration to research facilitation.

published on : 1st March 2022

No COVID-19 case in 80 districts of country in last seven days: Union Minister Harsh Vardhan

Vardhan further said that the ICMR has ramped up the testing capabilities significantly, while the DBT is supporting research on vaccine development.

published on : 29th April 2020