India signs loan agreement with World Bank for US$ 125 million for “Innovate in India for Inclusiveness Project”

by Biotech Express News Bureau Government of India and World Bank Sign Agreement to Invest in Technology that Addresses India’s Public Health Priorities. The $125 million (833 crore INR) loan from the International Bank for Reconstruction and Development (IBRD), has a 5-year grace period, and a maturity of 19 years. A Loan Agreement for IBRD credit of US$ 125 (equivalent) for the “Innovate in Indi
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SSIET Chairman Prof. J.Karthikeyan won the ”Iconic Global Asian of the Year 2017” Award

by Biotech Express News Bureau Prof.J.Kartheekeyan, Chairman & CEO of Sree Sastha Institutions is awarded the Iconic Global Asian of the Year 2017 for embossing Asia on the world map and making a generation looking up to them, aspiring to reach the personage excellence. “Asia’s Greatest Brands & Leaders 2017 – process reviewers PricewaterhouseCoopers P.L.”, was held at the Roselle Junior
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Stem Cell Drugs and not therapy will be subjected to pharma regulations, proposed health ministry of India

April 30, 2018 Mst recently, The ICMR has objected to amendments to the Drugs and Cosmetics Rules, 1945 on the regulation of stem cells procedures on 9th May i.e. much before the deadline of raising any objection. The amendments seek to exclude certain kinds of processed stem cells, called minimally manipulated stem cells, from being defined as new drugs. Such an exclusion will man that these cell
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Dr. Renu Swarup appointed as Secretary, Department of Biotechnology

by Biotech Express News Bureau Dr. Renu Swarup, Senior Advisor and Scientist H at the Department of Biotechnology (DBT), Government of India took over as Secretary, DBT on 10th of April 2018. She takes over the role from Prof. Ashutosh Sharma, Secretary, Department of Science and Technology, who served as the interim Secretary, DBT. Dr. Renu Swarup’s appointment which is approved by the Appointmen
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Top destination for biotech professional which came out from NIRF ranking

by Kamal Pratap Singh NIRF rankings list the top educational institutions in the country on an overall basis and also by specific disciplines like engineering, medicine, law and management. Though no selection parameter has given to biological Sciences studies but we have tried here to compile information suitable for biological Sciences people. To see rankings according to their status as Enginee
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