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Editorial: Should India stop funding of edible GMO crops?
News Analysis: An introduction to new deputy director-general, World Health Organization (WHO): Dr Soumya Swaminathan
Eli Lilly partner with CureVac to develop and commercialize up to five cancer vaccines based on CureVac’s RNActive® technology, through a collaboration that could generate up to $1.795 billion-plus.
Celgene is scrapping a late-stage Crohn’s disease drug it acquired in a $710 million deal three years ago following an interim data analysis.
Germany’s insects are disappearing published in Science
Sonnenwagen Aachen tests biobased coating-layer from Covestro at the World Solar Challenge
Indian Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi dedicated first ever All India Institute of Ayurveda to the nation on the occasion of 2nd Ayurveda Day on 17th October, 2017
Outcome Health, a hot $5 billion startup, reportedly misled its advertisers
Nature adds alert to heavily debated paper about human-embryo gene editing studies
Avanti Feeds made M-Cap 900 times in nine years
Biofuel Production with the Sun, the Sea and Thermochemical Reactions
EDITORIAL: TOLD AND UNTOLD IN BIOTECHNOLOGY IN RECENT PAST AND PRESENT: A GLOBAL INDIAN REVIEW
In this article I am presenting here a detailed report of World and Indian biotechnology which will help you to understand what to believe and what not when you choose Biotechnology as a career either as a student or a startup. We always see statistics and accomplishments of top organizations in concern sector to know what is best achievable, so I am taking statements and statistics of 3-4 top organizations that are biggest in India and most of the biotechnology media around world revolve around them.
Research Article: Plant Growth Promoting Traits of Bacillus subtilis, Isolated From Zea mays Roots
Plant growth promoting rhizobacteria (PGPR) are the soil bacteria which colonize the roots of plants following
inoculation onto seed and enhance the plant growth (Babalola, 2010). PGPR genera exhibiting plant growth promoting activity are viz., Pseudomonas spp., Azospirillum spp., Azotobacter spp., Bacillus spp., Burkholderia spp., Enterobacter spp., Rhizobium spp., Erwinia spp., Mesorhizobium spp., Flavobacterium, etc.PGPR are free-living bacteria (Kloepper et al, 1989), and some of them invade the tissues of living plants and cause unapparent and asymptomatic infections.
Recipients of Shanti Swarup Bhatnagar Prize (SSB) for Science and Technology
Nobel Prize in Physiology and Medicine 2017
Dr Ashok Pandey joined CSIR-Indian Institute of Toxicology Research as Distinguished Scientist
India, Japan sign MoU for expansion of biotech lab
FDA approves first biosimilar for the treatment of cancer
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BioTalk- Dr Bharat B Aggarwal by Dr Sunil Kaul and Dr Renu
Available on Youtube
Professor Bharat B. Aggarwal, PhD, earned his doctorate and completed postdoctoral fellowship in Endocrinology at the University of California Medical Center, San Francisco, before working for 10 years with Genentech, Inc, a biotechnology company. While with Genetech, Aggarwal isolated and determined the structure for the first time of 2 essential components of the immune system that he identified as tumor necrosis factor (TNF)-alpha and TNF-beta.