bio-safety News

Farming for the future

The environment ministry should now seize the initiative on GM crops.

‘India’s first bio-safety lab at NIV to be a reality soon’

The National Institute of Virology’s bio-safety level 4 (BSL-4) laboratory,which will store highly dangerous viruses,will be commissioned in a few months,Dr V M Katoch,director-general of the Indian Council of Medical Research and secretary,Department of Health Research,said on Thursday.