Tag: biology

Pakistan attended Int’l Congress for Conservation Biology

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Pakistan is participating in a forum at a global level along with 74 other countries for the confrontation of conservation challenges and promotion of biodiversity to balance protection of environment also with the sustainable development of the economy. The 28th International Congress for Conservation Biology (ICCB 2017) has concluded on 27th July. The Society for […]…Read More

2-day International Conference on “Bioethics in Molecular Biology & Biotechnology” concludes at UVAS

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The Institute of Biochemistry & Biotechnology of the University of Veterinary and Animal Sciences Lahore arranged concluding ceremony of the two-day “International Conference on Bioethics in Molecular Biology & Biotechnology” here on Thursday. Professor of Biotechnology from Forman Christian (FC) College Lahore Prof Dr Kausar Abdullah Malik presided over the concluding ceremony of the conference and distributed […]…Read More

2-day International Conference on “Bioethics in Molecular Biology & Biotechnology” begins at UVAS

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The Institute of Biochemistry & Biotechnology of the University of Veterinary and Animal Sciences Lahore organised a two-day “International Conference on Bioethics in Molecular Biology & Biotechnology” here on Wednesday. Chairman, Pakistan Agricultural Research Council (PARC) Dr Yousuf Zafar and Vice-Chancellor Prof Dr Talat Naseer Pasha co-chaired the inaugural session of the conference while Dean Faculty of Biosciences Prof Dr Habib-ur-Rehman, Director […]…Read More

CEMB exploring research on Molecular Biology

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article image By Muhammad IsrarDURING THE latter half of the 20th century, the focus of science shifted towards molecular biology. Although late, Pakistan joined the bandwagon of research with the establishment of its first research centre namely Centre of Excellence in Molecular Biology (CEMB). It is one of the best research centres in the Islamic world attracting students from all over Pakistan as well as abroad. It completed its century of PhDs in 2012. Situated on the west bank of the picturesque Canal…Read More

Synthetic biology: A dream of today is future of tomorrow

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article image SYNTHETIC BIOLOGY also known as SynBio, is synthetic genomics or system biology. In earlier days the branches of sciences such as chemistry, biology, physics, etc, performed their work independently. Recently scientists have focused to emerge all sciences together in a multidisciplinary way for the betterment of mankind. One of the approaches to enhance the performance of scientific research is the development of a platform known as synthetic biology. To be more specific to the terminology, the…Read More