Research & Development Cell, Intellectual property Rights cell, KASC i-HUB, PG and Research Department of Biotechnology, Kongunadu Arts and Science College, Coimbatore jointly organizedInternational Research Networking programme on “BIOMARKERS FOR CANCER DIAGNOSTICS” at the college premises on 28.01.2019. This programme was sponsored by Dr. Aruchami Research Foundation. Dr. S. Paulsamy, Dean R&D welcomed the gathering.The aim of this programme is to make the young and aspiring participantsaware about the novel tools avaible as biomarkers for cancer diagnosis. The Chief Guest Dr.P.Manickam, Senior Principal Scientist, Thermofischer Scientific inc. Maryland, USA explained about the cheap and simple innovations done to test cervical cancer in the Govt. hospitals, Govt.Primary health centre. This talk pave way for academia-industry collaborations and future innovations in the field of health sector. There was interactive sessions with various Departments such as Biotechnology, Biochemistry, Botany and Zoology.
About 200 participants including Students, Research Scholars and Faculty Members from our college in various disciplines have benefited out of this programme. Vote of Thanks was proposed by the organizing secretary Dr. V.Bhuvaneshwari, Assistant Professorand Head in Biotechnology, Kongunadu Arts and Science College, Coimbatore.