UPDATES

Webinar on "Application of Circular Economy Concept in Construction Sector" by CSIR-SERC

Application of Circular Economy Concept in Construction Sector

National Workshop on Ethical Contemplation of Animal Resources for Experimentation (WeCARE–2021)

The workshop covered a wide range of topics related to the ethical and humane treatment of animals and their husbandry practices, biosafety and occupational hazards.

Immunity Modulator Based on CSIR-IHBT Technology Launched

Dr Sanjay Kumar talked about the technology and informed that this formulation is based on easily available bioresources and listed by the Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (FSSAI).

CSIR-CEERI Repurposes Nitrogen Plant Facility for Oxygen Generation

The converted plant is based on the Pressure Swing Adsorption (PSA) technology and is equipped with a capacity of 2000-litre oxygen storage at 4.5 bar pressure.

CSIR-CCMB Open Days 2021

There will be experimental demonstrations, discussions with scientists and competitions.

First-ever Monk Fruit Cultivation in India by CSIR-IHBT

Dr Sanjay Kumar, Director, CSIR-IHBT initiated the monk fruit cultivation programme in Himachal Pradesh by planting its seedlings in a progressive farmer’s field (Shri Manav Khullar) at Raison, Kullu on 12 July 2021.

Molecular Sensor on Serotonin Receptor to Detect Cholesterol

The researchers carefully replaced specific amino acids in the CRAC motifs of the serotonin1A receptor and identified a particular amino acid responsible for the cholesterol-sensitive function of the receptor.

Dr Shekhar Mande Takes Stock of CSIR’s Lavender Cultivation at Pulwama

DG, CSIR and  Director CSIR-IIIM met Shri Manoj Sinha, Lt Governor of J&K and apprised him about the introduction of Lavender and other high-value cash crops by CSIR in J&K. 

Webinar (Hindi) on 'Role of Traditional Medicines for COVID

Role of Traditional Medicines for COVID-19 — Spotlight on AYUSH-64