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Remediation of pollution resulting from the presence of synthetic dyes in waste water using various yeast species

Remediation of pollution resulting from the presence of synthetic dyes in waste water using various yeast species

In an article entitled, “Remediation of synthetic dyes from waste water using yeast—An overview published in the October 1912 issue of the Indian J. Biotech. Nilanjana Das   and D. Charumathi give an overview of  the problem of pollution resulting from industrial wastes. The above two scientists have found out a solution in that by usin

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Gene therapy: Progress by treatment with biologics and biosimilars

Gene therapy: Progress by treatment with biologics and biosimilars

n an article entitled, “The innovative evolution of cancer gene and cellular therapies,” published online February 1, 2013, the lead author P. Lam along with six more authors affiliated seven research organizations provide an overview of the latest developments in cancer gene therapy. The therapy in which biologics and biosimilars are used has been acclaimed

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Pl. voice your opinion to demand the creation of an autonomous National Commission for Biotechnology

Pl. voice your opinion to demand the creation of an autonomous National Commission for Biotechnology

Dear members. It has been almost six years since an International Conference on, “Promotion of Biotechnology in Bangladesh: its national and international perspective” was held in Sasakawa Hall in ICDDR,B. It was the largest assembly of biotechnologists ever held in the country. From all over the country as many as 300 delegates covering all the biotech-related

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GNOBB offer heartiest congratulations to Dr. Asraful Alam

GNOBB offer heartiest congratulations to Dr. Asraful Alam

GNOBB like to convey its heartiest congratulations to Dr. Asraful Alam for being one of the authors in three recent including  two online publications. The details are as follows. His article entitled, “Exploring environment-friendly biofuel option” was published on the 9th February issue of “The Daily Star”. Suo-Lian Guo,Xin-Qing Zhao,Ying

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Ms. Sumayia Farah Khan to attend JSPS-sponsored HOPE Meeting in Tokyo, Japan

Ms. Sumayia Farah Khan to attend JSPS-sponsored HOPE Meeting in Tokyo, Japan

GNOBB member and ex GEB, DU student Ms. Sumayia Farah Khan, Assistant Professor  at the Department of Microbiology & Biotechnology, Jagannath University, Dr. Munwara Sultana at the Dept. of Microbiology, DU and Ms. Syeda Sharmin Sultana at the Dept. of Botany, DU are three delegates selected from Bangladesh shortly to attend  the JSPS-sponsored HOPE Meeting in  Ja

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Heartiest Congratulations to Dr. Rokeya Begum on the award of Ph.D.

Heartiest Congratulations to Dr. Rokeya Begum on the award of Ph.D.

GNOBB like to express their heartiest congratulations to Ms Rokeya Begum at the Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, University of Dhaka for successfully completing her Ph.D. GNOBB also congratulate her supervisor, Prof. Zeba I. Seraj and co-supervisor Dr. Jesmin at the Department of Genetic Engineering, DU. In BD to carry out research leading to Ph.D. is extremely d

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Antibiotic-resistant bacteria in pig manure: Highlights the importance to control the use of antibiotic

Antibiotic-resistant bacteria in pig manure: Highlights the importance to control the use of antibiotic

In an article entitled, “Diverse and abundant antibiotic resistance genes in Chinese swine farms,” published on February 11, 2013, issue of PNAS (doi:10.1073/pnas.1222743110), the lead author Yong-Guan Zhu with seven other associates affiliated to five research groups have concluded that unmonitored antibiotic use on animal farms could prompt the vast emergence and relea

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The Journal of Plant Tissue Culture & Biotech vol 22, No. 2 is just out

The Journal of Plant Tissue Culture & Biotech vol 22, No. 2 is just out

Only this afternoon all the articles in the issue No. 2 of vol 22 of  The Journal of Plant Tissue Culture  & Biotech have been uploaded on the Association’s website: www.baptcb.org. Click the link to view the articles online. This issue contains 10 articles including one short communication. One of the two articles on biotechnology  is on transformation

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Dr. MA Khaleque, Chairman, Deptt of Botany, Rajshahi University passes away

Dr. MA Khaleque, Chairman, Deptt of Botany, Rajshahi University passes away

With a good deal of pain and pathos GNOBB announce the untimely death of Professor Dr. M. A. Khaleque, Chairman of the the Department of Botany, Rajshahi University. He did his Ph.D. under the guidance of Late Professor Ali Md. Yunus at the Department of Botany, RU. One of his publications with his colleagues is entitled, “Comparison Genotype-Environment Interaction Models and

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Free online courses to be provided by UT, Austin in the next fall

Free online courses to be provided by UT, Austin in the next fall

According to a piece of news published in the  dailytexanonline.com starting from fall the current year,  free online courses will be provided by UT professors at Austin. The courses include:  Introduction to Globalization, Bench to Bedside:  Introduction to Drug Development and the Commercialization Process and Energy Technology & Policy. UT has&nb

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The deposition of first SARS-CoV-2 genome sequencing results of a Bangladeshi patient by Dr. Senjuti Shaha, Dr. Samir Kumar Shaha along with their team from Child Health Research Foundation (CHRF) opened a new do Read More

Eid-ul-fitr Mubarak

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Dr. Haseena Khan received the Independence Award 2019

Dr. Haseena Khan received the Indep...

Dr. Haseena Khan, Professor, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology has been awarded the Independence award 2019 by the Honorable Prime minister Sheikh Hasina in the award giving ceremony at Bangabandhu Read More