YASHRAJ BIOTECHNOLOGY LIMITED (YBL) 20 YEARS OF EXCELLENCE IN TRANSFORMING WASTE TO WELL-BEING

By Dr. Gauri Awasthi, Senior Executive (Bioinformatics & Techno-Commercial) Yashraj Biotechnology Limited, Navi Mumbai-400705 Email: gauri@yashrajbio.com Introduction Progress is not about how we grow, it is about how we make a difference in lives of others! This is the guiding principle at Yashraj Biotechnology Limited (YBL), a pioneering biotechnology company located in Navi Mumbai, India.
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What’s important for Biotech STARTUPS in BioAsia Hyderabad

Press Release In the upcoming event BioAsia 2019 from 25-27 February 2019, a lot of fruitful discussion are expected to happen regarding business of Life Science, Biotech and Pharma companies in India. In this India’s biggest and finest Biotech industry meet, gathers industry’s leadrs under one roof and discusses ltest ongoings. The event is gaining much wider attention from last few years. In yea
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Proteomics Research in India

by Kamal Pratap Singh In 2005, eminent Indian scientist and late President A P J Abdul Kalam noted that India has the “potential to tap research opportunities in proteomics and biochips to help understand the biological processes and treat diseases. This is possible even though the country has missed the opportunity to partner in the human genome project India has no dearth of protein Scientists a
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From protein to proteomics – A quick 230 year snapshot

by Dr Seema Pavgi Upadhye It was the first time in 1789 when Antoine Fourcroy distinguished several types of proteins (then called “albumins” or “Eiweisskörper”) such as albumin, fibrin, gelatin, and gluten. Today in 2019, we have evolved to Proteomics when we can study total proteins of a cell or an individual. The transistion occur due to knowledge and efforts of great many scientists which is f
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Proteomics companies in India

By Kamal Pratap Singh Corresponding e-mail: biotechexpressindia@gmail.com Founded by Dr. K.I. Varaprasad Reddy in 1993, Shantha Biotechnics was one of the first Indian biotechs to create a recombinant product, obtaining World Health Organization (WHO) prequalification for its Hepatitis B vaccine in 2002. Then, the firm grew to 750 employees and brought 11 novel products to market. In 2009, Shantha
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Protein Biosimilar drugs in India: Current status

By Kamal Pratap Singh Corresponding e-mail: biotechexpressindia@gmail.com Protein Biologics are class of Biopharmaceuticals that are composed of protein molecules. Biologics, in general, can be composed of sugars, proteins, or nucleic acids or complex combinations of these substances, or may be living cells or tissues. Other Biologics include vaccines, blood, blood components, allergenics, somatic
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Yashraj Biotechnology Limited

About Yashraj Biotechnology Limited (YBL) YBL is a part of the “YASHRAJ GROUP” having diversified interests in finance, construction, agriculture, chemicals and biotechnology. YBL was established in 1999 with a mission to achieve excellence in biotechnology and utilize its power for the good of humanity. Yashraj Biotechnology Limited based in Navi Mumbai, India, is engaged in Research & Devel
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Many more incentives for researchers other than just hike in fellowship

by Biotech Express Bureau Researchers of India are celebrating victory of their efforts they were putting from past few months to get attention of higher authorities of Science. Researcher will get increased fellowship from January 2019, according to notification by DST. The government has revised the fellowship amount for Junior Research Fellows (JRF) by over 20 per cent to Rs 31,000 from the exi
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