CSIR-Central Drug Research Institute(CSIR-CDRI), Lucknow
CSIR-CDRI Discovers Peptide Effective in Fighting Rheumatoid Arthritis

Rheumatoid arthritis is an inflammatory disease that affects the joints in the human body. It is the most common type of autoimmune disease.

CSIR Intensifies Fight Against COVID-19, Rolls Out Key Initiatives to Combat Coronavirus Spread

With the coronavirus pandemic continuing its deadly run by infecting more than a million people and causing the death of more than 82,000 people across the world, the laboratories of the Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) intensified their efforts at combating the pandemic.

#CSIRFightsCovid19 – A Snapshot

Surveillance at the level of the virus, humans, and geographical origins and distributions is a critical step in combating Covid-19.

CSIR Combating Coronavirus

CSIR has been leading the fight against COVID-19 and contributing extensively to overcome the deadly coronavirus outbreak.

CSIR-CDRI to Establish Advanced Virus Research Centre

An advanced virus research laboratory on the lines of the National Institute of Virology in Pune.

World Contraception Day (26 September 2020)

Celebrating 30 Years of Effective & Affordable Contraception.

CSIR-CDRI Scientist Dr Saman Habib elected as fellow of Indian National Science Academy, New Delhi

Dr. Saman Habib, Chief Scientist and Professor (AcSIR) in Molecular Biology Division, CSIR-Central Drug Research Institute (CSIR-CDRI, Lucknow, well known for her outstanding work in understanding the malaria parasite, has been elected as Fellow of the Indian National Science Academy (INSA), New Delhi.

79th CSIR Foundation Day Celebrations at CSIR-CDRI

CSIR-Central Drug Research Institute, Lucknow, celebrated the 79th CSIR Foundation Day on 28 September 2020.

CSIR-CDRI Award for Outstanding Contribution in Drug Discovery and Development

CSIR-CDRI organised the "CDRI Award-2020 Oration and Felicitation Programme" on 29 September 2020 to promote drug discovery and development research in India.

Dr Satish Mishra from CDRI Bags "Dr Tulsi Das Chugh Award-2020"

CSIR-CDRI (Central Drug Research Institut), Lucknow, Principal Scientist, Dr Satish Mishra awarded "Dr Tulsi Das Chugh Award-2020" by the National Academy of Medical Sciences (India).

"Prof. A.N. Bhaduri Memorial Lecture Award-2020" to Dr SusantKar, CSIR-CDRI

CSIR-CDRI Scientist, Dr SusantaKar, Honoured with "Prof. A.N. Bhaduri Memorial Lecture Award-2020" by the Society of Biological Chemists (India).

CSIR-CDRI and Cipla Foundation Partner for a One-of-its-kind Research and Outreach Initiative

Putting into action, the recent GOI’s provision for CSR funding to support research.

CSIR-Central Drug Research Institute, Lucknow celebrates its 70th Annual Day Celebrations

"CSIR-CDRI has championed the cause of affordable drugs and has given the world breakthrough molecules like Centchroman and Arteether”: Dr Harsh Vardhan

CSIR-CDRI Scientist, Dr Ritu Trivedi, Honoured with NASI-Reliance Industries Platinum Jubilee Award (2020)

Dr Ritu Trivedi, Principal Scientist, CSIR-CDRI, Lucknow has been conferred with the NASI-Reliance Industries Platinum Jubilee Award (2020) in Biological Sciences.

National Workshop on "Small Molecule Analysis by NMR Spectroscopy & Mass Spectrometry" by CSIR-CDRI

Prof. Tapas Kundu, Director, CSIR-CDRI, said Identification of small molecule as biomarker is very helpful for drug discovery and disease diagnosis research.

CSIR-CDRI Completes Phase III Clinical Trials of Repurposed Antiviral Drug Umifenovir

Prof. Tapas Kundu mentioned that Umifenovir (Arbidol) was selected from among 16 suggested candidates of CSIR looking into the feasibility of synthesis using locally available chemicals at the peak of the pandemic.

Prof. (Dr) Bhabatosh Biswas Deliveres the 6th Popular Health Talk — Healthy Life! Ever Receding Dream!

Prof. Bhabatosh emphasised the urgent need for an armamentarium of the modern health care system to pursue this dream.