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Silicon eyed as way to boost electric car battery potential 16.11.2018 Reuters: Money News
The race to build a better electric car battery is turning to silicon, with several companies working to engineer types of the material that can boost driving range and cut production costs.
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MoU signed on India-UK Cancer Research Initiative for Affordable Approaches to Cancer. 14.11.2018 Govt of india: PIB
A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for the partnership between Department of Biotechnology and Cancer Research UK for the India-UK India-UK Cancer Research Initiative was signed today in New Delhi.The India-UK Cancer Research Initiative is a collaborative 5-year bilateral research initiative by the Department of Biotechnology, Ministry of Science & Technology, India and Cancer Research UK (CRUK) that will focus on affordable approaches to cancer.
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IIT Mandi Team Makes Progress In Chikungunya Treatment 14.11.2018 NDTV News - Latest
The IIT Mandi research by Dr Rajanish Giri from School of Basic Sciences, and is aimed at understanding the structure and action of the Chikungunya Virus (CHIKV) through computational studies.
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Tamarind Seed Benefits: Use These Seeds To Stay Healthy 14.11.2018 NDTV News - Latest
Recently, Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Roorkee Professors from the department of Biotechnology have shown that a protein found in tamarind seeds has antiviral properties and can potentially be...
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IITR Study Shows Tamarind Seed An Antiviral Agent For Treating Chikungunya 13.11.2018 NDTV News - Latest
The findings have recently been published in the Elsevier journal, Virology.
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Opinion: Factors that will boost healthcare 13.11.2018 Financial Chronicle
Dharminder Nagar Despite making significant advances in the field of healthcare, India continues to perform poorly on a number of health parameters. According to a recent report compiled by the NGO Sukarya, India is home to more than 40 per cent of the world’s stunted children even as malnutrition causes almost 45 per cent of deaths in children below five years of age. A Ministry of Health & Family Welfare backed exercise to ascertain India’s health statistics initiated in 2015 pointed to a changing pattern of disease burden as well as glaring discrepancies in health status of different states. The study conducted by the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR), Public Health Foundation of India (PHFI) and the Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation (IHME) concluded that even though life expectancy at birth had improved at the national level, severe inequalities persisted between states. Accessibility In the context of India, accessibility to quality healthcare remains a major challenge. Not only ...
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Department of Biotechnology (DBT), India and Wellcome Trust, UK-(India Alliance), completes 10 year of partnership. 12.11.2018 Govt of india: PIB
The Department of Biotechnology (DBT) under the Ministry of Science and Technology, in collaboration with the Wellcome Trust ,to support a three-tier fellowship programme on biomedical research at post-doctoral level,  celebrated 10 years of their joint partnership in an event in New Delhi today.
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Address by the Hon’ble President of IndiaShri Ram NathKovindat the commemoration of the 10th anniversary of the partnership between the Department of Biotechnology and the wellcome Trust 12.11.2018 Govt of india: PIB
I am happy to be here for the commemoration of the 10th anniversary of the partnership between the Department of Biotechnology, Ministry of Science and Technology, and the Wellcome Trust. This partnership, the India Alliance as it is known, was set up in 2008 as the first co-funded association of a government science organisation and an international charity.
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President of India addresses the commemoration of 10th anniversary of partnership between Department of Biotechnology and Wellcome Trust 12.11.2018 Govt of india: PIB
The President of India, Shri Ram NathKovind, graced and addressed the commemoration of the 10th anniversary of the partnership between the Department of Biotechnology, Ministry of Science and Technology, Government of India and the Wellcome Trust today (November 12, 2018) in New Delhi.
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One month free training on post-harvest technology 11.11.2018 Manipur: E-Pao
One month free training on post-harvest technology
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Trump to award freedom medals to Elvis, Babe Ruth 10.11.2018 Reuters: Entertainment News
U.S. President Donald Trump will award the 2018 Presidential Medal of Freedom to Elvis Presley, George Herman "Babe" Ruth, Jr. and five other individuals, the White House said in a statement on ...
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Researchers Develop Low-Cost Cellphone-Based Tool To Detect HIV 10.11.2018 NDTV News - Latest
A team of researchers has developed a portable and low-cost mobile diagnostic tool, utilising a cellphone and nanotechnology, that can detect HIV viruses and monitor their management in...
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Prof Alak Buragohain to join RGU 10.11.2018 The Assam Tribune
Prof Alak Buragohain to join RGU
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IIT Roorkee Researchers Make Breakthrough In Cancer Treatment 8.11.2018 NDTV News - Latest
An IIT Roorkee team has developed fluorescent carbon nanodots that can serve as theranostic agents for cancer.
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AstraZeneca sees years of growth as drug sales turn corner 8.11.2018 Reuters: Money News
Strong demand for AstraZeneca's new drugs -- especially those for cancer -- drove a return to sales growth in the third quarter and the drugmaker said it now anticipated years of sustained improvement.
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At least 36 Gir lions under observation after vaccination, says forest department official: Report 7.11.2018 Scroll.in
But the department is yet to come up with plans for their rehabilitation.
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Presidency University Signs MoU With CNCI On Modern DNA Sequencing Technology 6.11.2018 NDTV News - Latest
Presidency University has signed a MoU with Chittaranjan National Cancer Institute (CNCI) for collaborating on a modern sequencing technology.
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Zika strains in Jaipur do not have mutations linked to fetal microcephaly, says health ministry 3.11.2018 Scroll.in - News that matters
The government said 159 Zika cases have been confirmed in Rajasthan so far.
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Zika Virus strain that causes microcephaly not found in Rajasthan 3.11.2018 Govt of india: PIB
Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) under Department of Health Research is in the forefront of advanced research in virology and the ICMR-National Institute of Virology (NIV) is at par with leading scientific establishments across the world.
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From globalisation to regionalisation: How US’ changing economic position could reshape world ties 1.11.2018 Scroll.in - News that matters
As globalisation loses its allure and America’s global power declines, nation-states may turn to regionalisation to safeguard interests.
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