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I-STEM to create one million New-Age researchers, have 10,000 strong lab network across India

I-STEM (Indian Science, Technology, and Engineering facilities Map), an initiative from the Office of Principal Scientific Advisor, Government of India, organized ‘Samavesha’ National event at the Indian Institute of Science (IISc), Bangalore, to connect Researchers, Industry, and Start-ups with Lab facilities on Jan 16. It is pertinent to mention that I-STEM provides a platform to provide Research infrastructure and Labs that …

Elsevier appoints Prof. Dr. Sandeep Sancheti as VP Research Relations & Academic Ambassador for India

Elsevier, a global leader in scientific information and data analytics, announces the appointment of Prof. Dr. Sandeep Sancheti as Vice President of Research Relations & Academic Ambassador for India. Dr. Sancheti, with a long-standing and stellar career spanning over 40 years, is recognised for his outstanding leadership roles in esteemed organisations. A distinguished institution builder, Prof. Dr. Sancheti served as …

Global COVID-19 surgery study scoops scientific world record

A study led by University of Birmingham experts has been awarded the Guinness World Records title for the world’s largest scientific collaboration – involving over 140,000 patients in 116 countries. The record for ‘Most authors on a single peer-reviewed academic paper’ is now held by the Universities of Birmingham and Edinburgh after 15,025 scientists around the globe contributed to major research into the impact of COVID-19 …

PMRF Scheme reformed to facilitate more researchers for boosting research in the country, Research and Innovation Division set up by MHRD

To boost research in the country various amendments have been carried out in Prime Minister’s Research Fellowship Scheme (PMRF Scheme) including creation of a dedicated Division in the ministry of HRD with the name of “Research and Innovation Division”. This division will be headed by a director who will be coordinating   research work of various institutions coming under MHRD. In …

Chitkara University leads consortium of Erasmus+Antibiotic Resistance project

Antibiotic resistance has emerged as a major global threat to human and animal health, food security and development. It is expected to cause at least 10 million deaths annually by 2050, more than cancer and diabetes combined causalities. “Risk Management and Prevention of Antibiotic Resistance – PREVENT IT” project, the three year project Erasmus+ offers innovative perspective in addressing antibiotic …

Indian School of Public Policy launched

A new class of policy leaders for India by equipping policy professionals with knowledge, skills, wisdom and ethics to understand, design and implement local solutions to India’s enduring policy and governance challenges may be on its way in making with the launch of the Indian School of Public Policy (ISPP) in New Delhi.  To commence in next academic session, the …

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