IAV, a high-end research facility, is the first virology institute in India to be linked to Global Virus Network The Institute of Advanced Virology (IAV), a high-end research facility, will have a key role in identifying the factors leading to the re-emergence of diseases in the State, Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan has said. Inaugurating the Phase 1 A building of the IAV at the Bio 360 Life Science Park at Thonnakkal, near here, on Saturday, Mr. Vijayan said the first virology institute in
The Indian vaccine industry began as a network of state-owned manufacturers supplying basic pediatric vaccines to the national immunization programme. In recent times, the number of private owned firms active in the sector has grown rapidly. Their success in bringing low cost vaccine solutions to the public vaccine market is an important driver behind the emergence of the sector. As the industry is becoming more sophisticated, there is an increasing focus on innovation. Across the industry, a
India has been witnessing a good growth in economic and industrial development, which leads to increasing needs on education and calls for a highly diversified human resource. India is many paradigm shifts in the social, business and industrial environment. The onus of making available the skilled human resource lies on system of higher education.
The evolving science in the biotech sector is leading to a demand for high-skilled jobs in India. However, a wide gap currently exists betwee
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There is a gradual revival in the number of clinical trials being done in India.From an all time low of 17 clinical trials approved by the Drug Controller General of India (DCGI) in 2013, the number has slowly increased to 97 in 2017, a more than 400% jump in five years
The government will extend all support to develop the Bioscience Research and Training Centre (BRTC), set up by the Kerala Veterinary and Animal Sciences University (KVASU), to a world-class research institute, Agriculture Minister V.S. Sunilkumar has said.
Inaugurating the BRTC, set up at the Bio 360 Life Sciences Park at Thonnakkal, here on 17.04.2018 (Wednesday), he said at least Rs. 30 crore was required to develop the centre as envisaged. The government would mobilise funds for the
Chief Minister to lay foundation stone for virology institute on Wednesday
When Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan laid the foundation stone for the Institute of Advanced Virology at the Life Sciences Park at Thonnakkal on 30.05.2018 (Wednesday), marking Kerala’s first step towards becoming a key player in advanced virology research.
The institute to become functional by December is aimed at shaking off the dependence on laboratories elsewhere for timely