25 Apr 2020
THSTI workshop for maternal and child health investigators on AI driven solutions
Garbhavastha (गर्भावस्थभ), or pregnancy, invokes in a mother’s heart the first emotion to see the newborn someday, holding close to her. However, many mothers in India mis
24 Apr 2020
On war metaphors, communicating uncertainty, avoiding stigmatizing language during COVID-19
The 4th webinar in the COVID19: Ask the Experts series hosted by DBT/Wellcome Trust India Alliance (India Alliance), THSTI, IAVI, and Nature India on 17 April aimed to understand and deconstruct th
24 Apr 2020
Did Winter come for us with COVID19?
Those who are diehard fans of Game of Thrones (GoT) series are familiar with the phrase “Winter is Coming”. It is the motto of Northern house Stark in the fictional kingdom of Westeros.
23 Apr 2020
There are no short-cuts in research: Dr. Amit K Pandey
Dr. Amit Kumar Pandey, an Assistant Professor at THSTI, Faridabad, talks about what fascinates him about his research and the lessons he learned along his scientific journey. He is a myco-bacteriol
14 Apr 2020
DBT-THSTI becomes a member of the global COVID19 Clinical Research Consortium
Prof. Gagandeep Kang, the current Executive Director of the DBT funded Translational Health Science & Technology Institute has joined the governance of the COVID19 Clinical Research Consortium.
02 Apr 2020
ICMR approves THSTI-ESICMC&H partnership for COVID-19 testing
THSTI bioassay lab will now function as an extension of diagnostic facility of ESIC Medical College and Hospital - Faridabad for COVID-19 testing. The first and only COVID-19 testing facility in th
11 Mar 2020
THSTI students shine at DPSRU's International Conference of Cardiovascular Sciences 2020
Three of our students working under the supervision of Dr. Sanjay K Banerjee were awarded for their oral and poster presentations at the "International Conference of Cardiovascular Sciences -
07 Mar 2020
Saurabh Chugh wins the best poster at EMBO India symposium
Our PhD student, Saurabh Chugh won the best poster award in the category cellular microbiology at the International EMBO India symposium 2020 themed "Mycobacterial heterogeneity a
04 Mar 2020
Jyoti Verma wins the Young Investigator Award at the 10th India Probiotics Symposium
Our PhD student, Jyoti Verma won the Young Investigator Award (1st Prize) at the 10th India Probiotic Symposium. The theme of the symposium was
02 Mar 2020
Executive Director, Prof Kang delivers special lecture at Vigyan Bhawan on National Science Day 2020
Prof. Gagandeep Kang delivered a special talk titled "Preparedness, Response, and Research when Epidemics and News go vira"l at Vigyan Bhawan on 28th February 2020. The talk was orga
13 Feb 2020
THSTIs work on HIV prevention and therapy receives a boost from the Wellcome DBT India Alliance
Integrated disease management approaches are increasingly promoted as a means of improving the effectiveness and efficiency of healthcare for chronic diseases such as HIV/AIDS. Novel anti‐HIV bro
28 Jan 2020
In Memory of a life well-lived
On January 26, 2020, Professor Maharaj Kishan Bhan, who conceived and developed the Translational Health Science and Technology Institute  (THSTI) passed away. The community of THSTI has lost
10 Jan 2020
THSTI granted its first patent for a method for preparing a chitosan polymer for drug delivery
Rapid advances in nanotechnology have led to refinement of drug delivery strategies. It is noteworthy that the design and development of novel nanomedicines have higher market value and application
09 Jan 2020
Dr. Shweta Saraswat awarded a travel grant by the International Society for Antiviral Research (ISAR)
Dr. Shweta Saraswat, Scientist, THSTI has been awarded a travel grant by the International Society for Antiviral Research (ISAR) to attend the 33rd International
20 Dec 2019
Special NCR Cluster event organized by THSTI - Prof. VijayRaghavan discusses career opportunities for postgraduates in biological sciences
Prof. K. VijayRaghavan, Principal Scientific Adviser to the Government of India, spoke to the students from across NCR Biotech Science Cluster institutes and college students of NCR about career op