On behalf of Department of Biotechnology (DBT), Ministry of Science and Technology, Government of India, Biotech Consortium India Limited (BCIL) is implementing since last 14 years, a scheme of practical industrial training for M.Sc./M.Tech./B.E./B.Tech. Biotechnology students. The objective of this progamme is to provide industry-specific training to Biotech students for skill development and enhancing their […]


Call for Proposal for Young Investigators (RGYI Scheme)

The Department of Biotechnology is attempting to reduce the age at which scientists get their first Principal Investigator grant and expand opportunities for young scientists. We invite proposals in any branch of biotechnology related to medical, agriculture, vetinerary, environment, marine, industrial or to bioresources.  DBT will provide rapid review and approval for suitable proposals and […]

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Biotech industry can help tackle neglected diseases

Biotech industry can help tackle neglected diseases Source: Nature Biotechnology 17 April 2009 | EN Biotech can inject innovation into neglected-disease product development Argonne National Laboratory/Flickr The biotech industry provides rich resources and expertise that could help tackle neglected diseases, say Joanna E. Lowell and Christopher D. Earl from BIO Ventures for Global Health in […]

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