How to fight air pollution and make animal feed cheaper? Ask Fermentech Labs
Farmers in India who are compelled to burn their crop residue often face the brunt of an ill-managed system. IIT-Roorkee supported Fermentech Labs has a simple solution to their woes which involves reusing crop stubble to produce commercial enzymes.
‘FedEx’ for cancer medicine, Cyca OncoSolutions wants to reduce the side effects of treatment
Can chemotherapy be directed at only the cancer...
SME IPO Valencia Nutrition kicks off; issue receives bids for 84,000 shares
By 11.45 pm, the issue had received bids for 84,000 shares on BSE...
Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw calls failure a temporary phase, credits 'never give up' attitude for success
The Biocon boss's wealth is pegged at Rs 18,500 crore.
Biocon, Mylan get USFDA nod for pegfilgrastim drug substance licence
This additional approval of its new manufacturing facility for pegfilgrastim in Bengaluru will enable the biotechnology major to enable its arm Biocon Biologics and Mylan to scale up capacity multi-fold and address the growing market opportunities in US and other global markets.
Bengal offers dedicated space for biotech incubation
West Bengal is uniquely positioned to harness the potential of biotechnology due to its bio-diversity, conducive climate, geographic location and availability of unique crops and plants which can be utilised with the intervention of biotech for production of value-added products, the official said.
Zumutor Biologics gets $4 million in fresh funds
The company said the capital will be used for the process of new drug filing of its lead molecule (ZM 008) in India, and to go through the first phase of clinical trials by the end of 2020.
Panacea Biotec appoints Susheel Umesh as Chief Executive of domestic formulations
Susheel Umesh brings in 27 years of experience, deep understanding of pharmaceutical industry, the company said. Panacea Biotec is a leading pharmaceutical and biotechnology company with established research, manufacturing and marketing capabilities.
Russia's national capital region seeks Indian investment
A six-member delegation, headed by Khromov, met with representatives of the Delhi government and business leaders in both Delhi and Mumbai during four-day visit to India.
View: The oil age is coming to a close
Reduced demand for crude will send prices plunging, cutting into profits at oil extractors and refiners.
Kaveri Seeds to adopt GMS technology for hybrid cotton seeds
Nearly a fourth of their hybrid cotton seeds production of Kaveri next year would be through GMS technology and entire hybrid cotton seeds production will shift to GMS technology over next 2-3 years.
GSK to fund doctoral programs at Regional Centre for Biotechnology
Students with a master’s degree in biostatistics, maths, statistics and bioinformatics can apply, and will have to take an aptitude test and clear an interview.
India mulls radical change for faster vaccine availability
Halving time for approval, sidestepping animal testing of vaccines is on the cards.
Biocon subsidiary acquires research facility from Pfizer Healthcare
Biocon shares were trading 0.64 per cent higher that their previous close at Rs 226.85 on the BSE.
Biocon Q1 profit surges 72% to Rs 206 crore
Consolidated total income of the company stood at Rs 1,490 crore for the quarter under consideration.
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