Press Release

S.No. Title Date Details
51 Dr. Harsh Vardhan inaugurates CEPI Centralized network lab at DBT-THSTI Faridabad through virtual platform 05/01/2021 Details
52 DBT-BIRAC supported indigenously developed DNA Vaccine Candidate by Zydus Cadila, approved for Phase III clinical trials 03/01/2021 Details
53 Indian SARS-CoV-2 Genomic Consortia (INSACOG) launched,coordinated by Department of Biotechnology (DBT) along with MoH&FW, ICMR, and CSIR 30/12/2020 Details
54 Indigenous mRNA vaccine candidate supported by DBT gets Drug Controller nod to initiate Human clinical trials 11/12/2020 Details
55 Government Launches Mission COVID Suraksha to accelerate Indian COVID-19 Vaccine Development 29/11/2020 Details
56 Dr. Harsh Vardhan inaugurates the “DBT-BIRAC Clean Tech Demo Park” at Barapullah drain site 08/10/2020 Details
57 DBT-THSTI recognized as a Global Bioassay Laboratory to assess COVID 19 Vaccine by CEPI 05/10/2020 Details
58 DBT – ICAR Transfer of Technology of novel Brucella vaccine viz. Brucella abortusS19 delta per vaccine 25/09/2020 Details
59 “Biotechnology sector is recognized as the key driver for contributing to India's $ 5 Trillion economy target by 2024” -- Dr Harsh Vardhan 24/09/2020 Details
60 Department of Biotechnology launches Programme for “Strengthening Clinical Trial Research Capacity in Neighbouring Countries” 23/09/2020 Details