Gut Microbes Shape Our Antibodies Before We Are Infected By Pathogens

The number of cells present in our body is equal to the number of benign microbes present in our body. Most of the time these microbes stay only at the intestinal tube, but sometimes they penetrate the body tissues because the intestine is present with one layer of cells which separates the intestinal tube from … Continue reading Gut Microbes Shape Our Antibodies Before We Are Infected By Pathogens

Need for Quality in the Bio/Pharmaceutical Industry

The beginning of the 20th Century foresaw major developments in the field of Medical and Pharmaceutical Sciences. These advancements had allowed therapeutic molecules to establish a critical position in the lives of human beings, encouraging human dependence on these molecules for the treatment of everyday conditions and diseases. Weighing their significance in human lives, one … Continue reading Need for Quality in the Bio/Pharmaceutical Industry

In conversation with Guest Lecturer – Dr Ishtapran Sahoo, Scientist II, Thermo Fisher Scientific, Bangalore

How was your experience as a guest lecturer at Biocon Academy? It was indeed a great experience to interact with bright minds at Biocon Academy. I was welcomed warmly by Prof. Ramgopal and others. The students were curious and enthusiastic about my session. I was also excited and delighted to share my study with them. … Continue reading In conversation with Guest Lecturer – Dr Ishtapran Sahoo, Scientist II, Thermo Fisher Scientific, Bangalore

Clinical Trials: A Comprehensive Review Of The Chronological Advancements In Clinical Research by Sagar Suresh Gilda

Abstract Trial is from the Anglo–French trier, meaning to try. Broadly, it refers to the action or process of putting something to a test or proof. Clinical is from clinic, from the French cliniqué and from the Greek klinike, and refers to the practice of caring for the sick at the bedside. Hence, narrowly, a clinical trial is the action or process of putting something to … Continue reading Clinical Trials: A Comprehensive Review Of The Chronological Advancements In Clinical Research by Sagar Suresh Gilda

Insightful Session on Quality Control Microbiology

The 16 week customized curriculum of  Biocon-KGI certificate program encapsulates classroom sessions by academic experts from KGI, professional; personality skills development sessions by Industry experts and brilliant guest sessions by Subject Matter Experts. The course content of the program is designed in a manner that it provides a holistic understanding of application of academic concepts in an … Continue reading Insightful Session on Quality Control Microbiology

Unfolding the beauty of Science at IBAB Institute

The course content of Biocon-KGI certificate program is customized to ensure that aspiring bio-technologists are trained in academics and have the necessary industry exposure which increase their employability in the ever evolving biotech industry. An integral part of this program are the well planned functional visits to State-of-art Labs at Biocon and to some of … Continue reading Unfolding the beauty of Science at IBAB Institute

Biocon Academy – School of Sci-Craft and Industry

“It is the choices that define who we really are, far more than our abilities”. Biocon Academy is one such choice that I made, that has led me to believe in this good old adage. Biocon Academy is a convergence of dreams of aspiring Nobel Laureates, Scientists, Entrepreneurs and what not. The Academy has a … Continue reading Biocon Academy – School of Sci-Craft and Industry

History and Application of Genome Sequencing

Guest lectures at Biocon Academy have a special significance as they offer something unique going beyond the standard curriculum, and are conducted by Subject matter experts from the industry. The first guest lecture of Batch 2 conducted by Dr. Prof. Shiva Kumar, from the Institute of Bioinformatics & Applied Biotechnology, offered a fresh perspective on … Continue reading History and Application of Genome Sequencing