Emergence of Biotechnology study in India & Top Biotech Institutions

A separate Department of Biotechnology (DBT) was finally set up in February, 1986 and the NBTB selected Dr S Ramachandran as the first Secretary of the department. The DBT constituted a ten member Scientific Advisory Committee (SAC) with heads of various scientific agencies and a seven member Standing Advisory Committee for North America SAC (0) to ensure that the Department kept abreast of global
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Ready to make big changes in Biopharma industry through applications of Stem Cells- Dr Subhadra Dravida, Founder, Transcell

by Kamal Pratap Singh There are few companies that can boast of being insightful, cost-effective in the first year of operations and Transcell is one such. At present, the group comprises of 40+ members including technologists and sales personnel taking inhouse research based service and product offerings to the market. We arranged a talk with CEO of India’s pioneer biotech company built on stem c
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NOT ALL STEM CELLS ARE CREATED EQUAL! They grow better in Low Oxygen Conditions

by by Dr. Shivinder S. Deol MD, Founder, SanoStem Global LLC How beneficial are Stemedica’s Unique Patented Adult Hypoxic Allogeneic Immune Privileged Bone Marrow Derived Mesenchymal Stem Cells (BMMSC) in Multiple Diseases & Injuries? Words: Hypoxic (Low Oxygen), Allogeneic (Donor), Immune Privileged (No immune response, act as Universal Donor Cells), Mesenchymal Stem Cells (MSC) Tissue oxyge
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Stem cells & their status in India

Stem cells are cells that have the potential to develop into some or many different cell types in the body, depending on whether they are multipotent or pluripotent. Serving as a sort of repair system, they can theoretically divide without limit to replenish other cells for as long as the person or animal is still alive. When a stem cell divides, each “daughter” cell has the potential
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Witness forgery data fabrication and scientific misconduct in Calcutta University

by Biotech Express News Bureau Jayita Barua has accused assistant professor Anindita Ukil and her laboratory colleagues of fabricating data to generate scientific papers intended for submission to research journals and claimed she had also been part of “this game”. Barua had sent an email to the Journal of Biological Chemistry on April 12, seeking withdrawal of her name as co-author of
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