Genetics behind Expression of Love – Natural & Engineered Roses

Author: Akanksha “A rose by any other name would smell as sweet” is a famous dialogue from William Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet. Roses are one of the most beautiful creations and the symbol of love, friendship and care. Humans always have craving for making new and better things. This craving gives rise to inventions and hence patents. …

Does X-Men, Spiderman & Hulk like Superheroes exist in reality? Yes…

Author: Akanksha Aggarwal Homo Superiors are superior Homo sapiens or super humans. This superiority can be beautiful, interesting and magical. Most of us have seen super hero movies like X-Men, Spider man, Deadpool, Hulk where normal men undergoes mutation and turn into super heroes having special body abilities. So are those movies just fiction or …

Sareum gets US patent on Pyrazolopyridines to treat Cancer

Sareum, which is a specialist in cancer drug discovery, received a patent from US Patent and Trademark Office for compounds (Pyrazolopyridines) that can inhibit CHK1 kinase enzyme and thereby helping in cancer treatment. Sareum deals with the discovery of small drug molecules for cancer and autoimmune diseases. There are various types of drugs which …

Ranbaxy at back foot: Punjab’s plant (4th in India) banned by FDA

Ranbaxy Laboratories which is one of the largest and reputed companies of India, exports its drugs throughout the world. U.S. is the main consumer of generic drugs made at Ranbaxy but due to one defect found in the drugs of Toansa plant in Punjab, Ranbaxy got a setback on their reputation. This is the fourth plant of India which was banned by U.S. Food …

Patent on ICE COLD-PCR to Transgenomic, Inc.

Transgenomic, Inc. is a global biotechnology company advancing personalized medicine in cardiology, oncology, and inherited diseases. It deals with patient testing, biomarker identification, and genetic assays through clinical trials on patients. Transgenomic Company recently got a patent of ICE COLD-PCR technology from U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, …

Efavirenz (HIV Drug) case: Bristol (BMS) won over Mylan Pharma

Bristol Meyers Squibb (BMS), manufacturers of Efavirenz (patented drug for HIV) won over the companies named Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc. and Mylan Laboratories Ltd. that made generic version of Efavirenz that is Sustiva. The companies filed an application in court for the permission to manufacture and sell Sustiva before the patent granted for Efavirenz …