Tuesday, October 19, 2021

Premas Biotech Secures Licensing Deal for Commercializing Its Vaccine Technology in India

Premas Biotech, a developer of novel biotherapeutic and vaccine candidates, today announced that it has signed a licensing deal with Oravax Medical Inc. for development and commercialization in India, of its virus-like-particle COVID-19 vaccine technology.

Vietnam’s global Sci–Tech Vinfuture Prize begins pre-screening round

Before the Pre-screening Round (August 1st – 31st), nearly 600 nominations have undergone compilation and qualification checks conducted by VinFuture Prize Secretariat, well-known scientists in natural sciences, health science, agriculture, earth and environmental sciences, computer science, and engineering – technology, as well as experts in artificial intelligence, renewable energy, biotechnology, new materials, environmental conservation, etc.

Indigram Labs Foundation (ILF) conducted the Demo Day investor’s pitching session for BIRAC’s BioNEST...

Indigram Labs Foundation, a leading agri-tech focused incubator, conducted a Demo Day for its first Cohort of flagship accelerator programme. The start-ups presented their business model and ideas which evolved over rigorous mentorship training by the mentors, industry leaders and potential investors. Dr. Saket Chattopadhyay, CEO of Indigram Labs along with a few reputed investors were part of the assessment panel.

HealthTech Startup, Eka.Care raises USD 4.5 mn Seed Funding from Angel and Early-Stage Investors

 Eka.Care, a connected healthcare platform, founded by former Co-Founders of Goibibo, has picked up seed funding of USD 4.5 million from a clutch of...

Adaptation of scientific agriculture practices will drive global demand towards Indian cotton farmer

Cotton continues to enjoy a pre-eminent and the most favoured fibre status for the textile industry globally as well as in India. It is an immensely important crop for the sustainable livelihood of the Indian cotton farming community. Presently, ~50 to 60 million people depend on cotton cultivation, marketing, processing and exports for their livelihood across India.

VFS Global, Unifier and Accredify announce strategic partnership in digital health credentials for a...

VFS Global, Affinidi's Unifier and Accredify have announced a strategic partnership to provide an end-to-end digital solution for COVID-19 (RT-PCR) testing for Singapore bound travellers from Indonesia. With the gradual easing of restrictions by countries while ensuring the safeguarding of public health and traveller safety, a smart and reliable COVID-19 testing and verification solution is now a prerequisite for restarting international travel. The partnership will provide a convenient solution for all travellers who are required to undergo pre-departure testing - a mandatory requirement for travellers entering Singapore from countries classified as high risk.

MGM Healthcare Chennai successfully performs India’s first Liver transplant with Hypothermic Oxygenated Perfusion on...

MGM Healthcare, a multi-specialty quaternary care hospital in the heart of the Chennai, today announced that it had successfully conducted a Cadaveric Liver Transplantation on a patient with end-stage liver disease using an innovative - Hypothermic Oxygenated Perfusion (HOPE) liver pump - for the very first time in the country. The surgery was successfully performed on 25/03/2021

Crysta IVF adds two new centers in Delhi and Mumbai; eyes total 25 centers...

Delhi based Crysta IVF, one of India's most trusted fertility chains, announced the launch of two new centers in Delhi and Mumbai. The center in Delhi was launched in collaboration with Fertile Solutions IVF & Research Center (FSIVF) and in Mumbai with Corion Fertility, respectively. With the launch of these facilities, Crysta IVF plans to make fertility treatments accessible to all, at affordable prices.

Carbon Dated: Multinational companies planning to cut suppliers by 2025 for failing to curb...

A new study by Standard Chartered reveals that multinational companies will cut suppliers for failing to curb carbon emissions, with 78 per cent of multinationals (MNCs) planning to remove suppliers that endanger their carbon transition plan by 2025.
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Genome editing offers new ray of hope to tackle malnutrition

Plant-based diets have been recommended for better planetary health also as it would be more sustainable with lower environmental impacts and improving food and...

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