ANNOUNCEMENTS
Ph.D. Programme in Computational Biology

The Institute of Mathematical Sciences( IMSc) announces call for application for the  Ph.D. programme in computational biology. This is open for students interested in frontier research at the interface of biology, computation, physics and applied mathematics.Last date to send completed application is 31 March, 2015. For more details, click here.

ANNOUNCEMENTS
Ravi Sankaran Fellowships

The Fellowship helps people who want to make a difference in the field of biodiversity conservation in India by funding three activities every year: The deadline for receiving complete application is 15 April 2015. For more details on application procedure and eligibility, click here.

ANNOUNCEMENTS
Workshop on Opportunities and Challenges in Commercialization of Biotechnology in India

Biotech Consortium India Limited (BCIL) is organizing a one-day workshop on “Opportunities and Challenges in Commercialization of Biotechnology in India” on February 25, 2015 at India International Centre (Annexe), Lecture Room - II (Basement), 40, Max Mueller Marg, New Delhi - 110003. For more details, click here

NEWS STORY
Prerna Sharma: The scientist of small things

Prerna Sharma, a young woman scientist makes it to the Forbes India 30under30 list. Anjali Thomas tells us more about her work in this profile that was first published in Forbes India.

NEWS STORY
Diabetes and Metabolic Syndrome: Networks, Crosstalks and Interventions: Joint IUBMB-RCB Advanced School-2014

Ujjaini Dasgupta reports about the Advanced School 2014, which focused on the complexities and challenges of MetS and associated disorders, organized jointly by the International Union of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (IUBMB) and Regional Center for Biotechnology (RCB), India, at the Heritage Village Resort in Manesar, Haryana, India from 24th-29th November, 2014.