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For Prelims: Nano urea, Macronutrients, Lodging effect. For Mains: Significance of Nano Fertilisers, Indian Farmers Fertiliser Cooperative...
28 Mar 2023 Biotechnology
Organoid Intelligence and Bio-Computers
For Prelims: Organoid intelligence, Potential uses of Bio-computers. For Mains: Threats and opportunities of Organoid-culture. Why in...
07 Mar 2023 Biotechnology
For Prelims: Human Immunodeficiency Virus, Bone-marrow transplant, CCR5-delta 32 Mutation. For Mains: Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome stage...
27 Feb 2023 Biotechnology
Why in News? Fossils of an extinct species, Dickinsonia, that scientists reported in a discovery from India’s Bhimbetka Rock Shelters in 2021...
24 Feb 2023 Biotechnology
Revitalising the Oilseeds Sector
This editorial is based on “How to revitalise the oilseeds sector” which was published in the Hindu on 16/02/2023. It discusses steps...
17 Feb 2023 Biotechnology
Why in News? The main treatments for cancer are surgery, radiotherapy and systemic therapy. Surgery and radiotherapy have improved over time, but...
09 Feb 2023 Biotechnology
Why in News? The Government of India, through the National Health Mission, is supporting the states in their efforts to prevent and manage sickle...
04 Feb 2023 Biotechnology
Prelims: Urban Farming, Healthy Food, Environmental Sustainability, Economic Development, Biotechnology, Scientific Innovations &...
03 Feb 2023 Biotechnology
Why in News? Recently, researchers at the University of California, Santa Cruz, have proposed a “Pan-transcriptome” which combines a...
21 Jan 2023 Biotechnology
Stem Cell-derived Mitochondrial Transplant
Why in News? Recently, six children with rare disorders caused by deletion in the genomes of their mitochondria were successfully treated for the...
03 Jan 2023 Biotechnology
For Prelims: Dhara Mustard Hybrid (DMH-11), Barnase/Barstar System, Bronchitis, Genetic Engineering Appraisal Committee (GEAC), Bt cotton, For...
26 Dec 2022 Biotechnology
Incovacc, Intranasal Covid-19 Vaccine
Why in News? Bharat Biotech’s intranasal vaccine, BBV154 or Incovacc is the world’s first intranasal vaccine to be approved as a booster...
24 Dec 2022 Biotechnology
For Prelims: Whole Genome Sequencing, DNA, Gene, Genome. For Mains: Whole Genome Sequence and its Significance Why in News? Recently,...
19 Dec 2022 Biotechnology
For Prelims: Base Editing, CRISPR-Cas9 Technique, Cancer, T-cell Acute Lymphoblastic Leukaemia (T-ALL), Genetic Code, Genetic Engineering, Gene...
16 Dec 2022 Biotechnology
Environment Friendly Genetic Modification
This editorial is based on “Long-term ecological, environmental effects of herbicide-tolerant crops haven’t been considered”...
01 Dec 2022 Biotechnology
15 Nov 2022 Biotechnology
Why in News? Recently, government has set up ‘Indian Biological Data Bank’ at the Regional Centre for Biotechnology (RCB),...
15 Nov 2022 Biotechnology
For Prelims: Genetically Modified (GM) mustard, Dhara Mustard Hybrid (DMH-11). For Mains: GM Crops and their significance, Edible Oil Sector of...
11 Nov 2022 Biotechnology
This editorial is based on “Understanding GM mustard: what is it, and how has it been achieved?” which was published in The Indian...
29 Oct 2022 Biotechnology
Commercial Cultivation of GM Mustard
For Prelims: Genetic Engineering Appraisal Committee (GEAC), Genetically Modified (GM) mustard, Dhara Mustard Hybrid (DMH-11), Centre for Genetic...
28 Oct 2022 Biotechnology