Federal Minister for Science and Technology Fawad Hussain Chaudhry said in inaugural ceremony of 7th International Symposium on Molecular Medicine and Drug Research, that Ministry had risen its development budget to 600 percent exposed the sincerity of the government towards science and research.
He pointed out that science come first in the priorities of the government as Ministry works on creating strong coordination among the country’s best 15 research institutions for the advancement in science and research culture.
He informed the participants that the government also is prioritizing science education at school and college level that why rising budget.
He also welcomed the large number of foreign delegates and pleased to see a large number of foreign scientists participating in the prestigious conference.
The conference will cover various aspects of the subject with complete authority, including the understanding of the disease at the molecular level, identification of new drug targets, scientific evaluation of folk remedies, best practices in the management of diabetes by natural products, and pre clinical and clinical studies on plant based anti diabetic medicines.
Prof. Atta-ur-Rahman said that science was about building bridges between the countries. This science conference is not only about quality and excellence but also about friendship and cooperation between many nations.