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Molecular Health has raised $27 million to drive adoption of its data-crunching technology, which includes a tool aimed at drug developers.

The Cancer Genome Atlas (TCGA) and The International Cancer Genome Consortium (ICGC) PanCancer data sets were made freely available by Amazon through its cloud platform.

The long-awaited guidance on the use of social media by the staff of FDA was at last released by them. The regulator, which has faced criticism in the past over its failure to establish a poli

Genetically Modified (GM) Crops have taken their grounds worldwide and the number of GM crops, their complexity and the related cultivation area are steadily increasing worldwide.

University of Manchester scientists have discovered a cluster of 60 proteins that allow the body’s cells to react to their environment and communicate with each other.

Biocon Ltd., India’s biggest biotech firm is expecting its revenue to double to $1 billion in four years as it is expanding its roots in Europe and the U.S.

An injunction petition filed by the German drug maker Bayer which was aimed at blocking Indian firm Dr.

Recent work of researchers has enabled the development of an interactive web tool in a Smartphone which could help self-monitor high blood pressure effectively.

Unilever talks climate change and upgrade in its favour -

Scientists from Sanford Burnham Prebys Medical Discovery Institute (SBP) have discovered a new compound that shows promise for treating deadly skin cancers like melanoma that are resistant or

A team of researchers led by an Indian-origin scientist have recently developed a technology that harnesses electrical energy from blue-green algae.

The new CRISPR Cas 9 technology is taking the world by storm! The technology enables to cut and paste bits of DNA inside the cells of any organisms to improve the characteristics.

Swiss pharmaceutical major Roche has boldly launched two new drugs for late-stage breast cancer, pricing them higher than any other cancer medicine in the Indian market. This is in midst of in

The U.S. Department of Agriculture plans to approach new rulemaking around section of code, 340, which is used to regulate the approval and deregulation of biotechnology products.

Whenever we think about renewable energy, our mind starts traveling to the directions of solar power or wind power.

A warning letter was sent to Dr. Reddy's Laboratories by FDA.

The vaccines division of Sanofi, Sanofi Pasteur, revealed its research on developing broadly cross-reactive antigens against seasonal and pandemic influenza at the World Vaccine Congress.

The report "Oligonucleotide Synthesis Market by Product & Services (Primer, Probe, Custom Oligos, Reagent, Equipment), Application (PCR, Gene Synthesis, Diagnostic, DNA,

Scientists from University of California, San Diego have created a strain of mosquitoes which are capable of rapidly introducing malaria-blocking genes into a mosquito population through its p

The Indian government is lobbying with certain unregulated markets to accept Indian Pharmacopoeia, realizing that most domestic drug makers cannot upgrade their manufacturing facilities to global s

The launch of Pfizer IIT-Delhi Innovation and IP Programme which is an incubation accelerator initiative to help innovators in scientific development of healthcare sector was being announ

Against voracious beetles or caterpillars plants protect themselves with cyanide. Certain enzymes release the toxic substance when the plant is chewed.

It seems Indian food manufacturers are getting sleepless nights. First, it was the Maggi controversy, and more recently the row about yoga guru, Ramdev 's Patanjali noo

ABLE-AG (Association of Biotech Led Enterprises) has said that scientific research in agriculture has been severely hit because of the frequency of GEAC (Genetic Engineering Appraisal Committe