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Narendra Modi to deliver inaugural speech at Grand Challenges Annual Meet on 19 Oct
India

Narendra Modi to deliver inaugural speech at Grand Challenges Annual Meet on 19 Oct

The Prime Minister's Office Saturday said that the Grand Challenges Annual Meeting will convene this year virtually from 19 to 21 October

India readies five sites for final phase of human trials of Oxford's COVID-19 vaccine
science

India readies five sites for final phase of human trials of Oxford's COVID-19 vaccine

Serum Institute of India has been chosen by Oxford University and its partner AstraZeneca to manufacture the COVID-19 vaccine

COVID-19 vaccine in India: Government to set guidance document for trials of vaccines, treatment
India

COVID-19 vaccine in India: Government to set guidance document for trials of vaccines, treatment

No process in vaccine development trials will be skipped, but approvals to carry out multiple phases of trials parallelly may be given.

Three companies shortlisted to receive funding to develop Coronavirus vaccines from Department of Biotech
India

Three companies shortlisted to receive funding to develop Coronavirus vaccines from Department of Biotech

From over 500 applications, DBT selected Cadila Healthcare Ltd, Bharat Biotech International Ltd and Serum Institute of India Private Limited.

ICMR will set up two rapid testing labs, 49 additional testing centers for coronavirus diagnosis
India

ICMR will set up two rapid testing labs, 49 additional testing centers for coronavirus diagnosis

The rapid testing labs, able to test around 1,400 samples per day, will be set up Delhi-NCR and Bhubaneswar.

Nanotechnology promises less damage, better benefits for agricultural produce
science

Nanotechnology promises less damage, better benefits for agricultural produce

The government is turning to nanobiotechnology for low-cost, high-efficacy solutions to agricultural challenges.

IIT-Kharagpur to steer EU-funded project for treating, reusing wastewater; 'will evaluate effectiveness of different technology,’ says professor
India

IIT-Kharagpur to steer EU-funded project for treating, reusing wastewater; 'will evaluate effectiveness of different technology,’ says professor

Project is being funded by EU, Government of India's Department of Science and Technology and Department of Biotechnology

European Union and India to work hand in hand to develop influenza vaccine
science

European Union and India to work hand in hand to develop influenza vaccine

Both the EU and the Department of Biotechnology, Govt. of India will engage in developing a vaccine.

DST has introduced a new scheme to promote participation of women in the fields of science and technology
News & Analysis

DST has introduced a new scheme to promote participation of women in the fields of science and technology

DST and Indo-US Science & Technology Forum (IUSSTF) have jointly announced the Indo-US Fellowship for Women in STEMM.

New initiatives to boost technology incubators
News & Analysis

New initiatives to boost technology incubators

The government has decided to set up 15 new biotechnology incubators and another 15 new technology business incubators during the coming financial year.

War on dengue gets new edge: Scientists develop antiviral to tackle all four types of disease
India

War on dengue gets new edge: Scientists develop antiviral to tackle all four types of disease

Scientists at the New Delhi-based ICGEB are in the final stages of developing a new antiviral that promises to tackle all the four types of dengue virus.

Rs 1,500 cr investment for bio pharma development gets govt nod
Business

Rs 1,500 cr investment for bio pharma development gets govt nod

The key focus areas of the programme would be to aid country's technological and product development capabilities in the biopharmaceutical sector to a level that it is globally competitive over the next 10-15 years.

US agri biz outshines S&P 500. Where do we stand?
Economy

US agri biz outshines S&P 500. Where do we stand?

Indian Agro companies are getting serious about technological innovation, the Department of Biotechnology is playing venture capitalist