Tuesday, Nov 29, 2022



After GM mustard, GEAC set to recommend ‘environmental release’ of Bayer’s herbicide-tolerant cotton

October 29, 2022 6:57 am

BG-II RRF cotton had already undergone biosafety research and field trials by 2012-13. The dossier containing the results of these trials were submitted by its original developer, Monsanto, to the GEAC in March 2013.

Express View: That it has taken so long for India's farmers to plant a genetically modified food crop shows an approach that is neither scientific nor swadeshi

October 28, 2022 7:57 am

The Narendra Modi government shouldn’t waste time in accepting the recommendation of its GM products watchdog. The main sowing season for mustard is from October to mid-November. An early decision will allow seed multiplication for farmers to be able to plant in the 2023-24 crop season

Understanding GM mustard: what is it, and how has it been achieved?

October 27, 2022 8:04 am

What is the transgenic hybrid mustard DMH-11 that has been cleared by the Genetic Engineering Appraisal Committee for field trials? Why did the clearance take so long, and what happens here onward?

GM mustard neither Swadeshi nor safe: Swadeshi Jagran Manch

October 27, 2022 2:26 am

The country’s regulator for GM organisms, at its meeting on October 18, recommended the “environmental release” of the transgenic mustard hybrid DMH-11, developed by the Centre for Genetic Manipulation of Crop Plants at Delhi University.

Biotech regulator clears field trials of indigenously developed GM mustard

October 27, 2022 1:34 am

If approved, DMH-11, developed by the Centre for Genetic Manipulation of Crop Plants, would be India’s first-ever transgenic food crop

GAT-B, BET 2022 result declared: Here’s how to download scorecard

May 27, 2022 11:52 am

Those who appeared for the exam can download their results by visiting the official website — or 

NTA GAT-B/BET 2022 admit card released; steps to download

April 21, 2022 9:46 am

This year, the GAT-B and BET exams are scheduled to take place on April 23. The GAT-B will be held from 9 am to 12 pm and the BET 2022 exam is scheduled from 3 pm to 6 pm.

Researchers successfully use cost-effective Cherenkov radiation device to detect cancer

April 19, 2022 6:43 pm

The cost-effectiveness of the device means that it can be deployed to medical centres that couldn’t previously afford nuclear imaging technology, as a stopgap tool for the early detection of tumours.

NTA GAT-B/BET 2022: Exam centre allotment list announced

April 16, 2022 9:21 am

Candidates who want to check their allotted exam city can now do so by visiting the official website —

Pune-based Mylab to open new facility in Visakhapatnam for advanced diagnostics

March 22, 2022 8:01 am

Spread over 43,000 square feet, the facility will be set up to cater to the increasing demand for transformative molecular testing in India and across the world for early and accurate diagnosis, Debarshi Dey, Director of Mylab Discovery Solutions, said.