A Division of Godavari Biorefineries Ltd. and are actively involved in anti cancer drug screening using novel methods. Sathgen has developed a sphere forming assay to measure cancer stem cell (CSC) properties. Using this sphere assay, Sathgen screens small molecule library for novel anti-CSC- specific therapies.
An autonomous organization aided by the Department of Biotechnology, Government of India. It was established with a tripartite mandate of serving as a national repository of animal cell cultures, undertaking research in cell biology and human resource development. Since inception, NCCS has been carrying out cutting-edge research in cell biology, has been providing valuable services as a national animal cell repository and has been supporting human resource development through various teaching and training programmes. The contributions made by the scientists of NCCS have gained worldwide recognition through publications in renowned scientific journals and prestigious awards, including the Padmashree and Shanti Swarup Bhatnagar Prizes.
Campus comprises of 34 institutes dedicated in the streams of Arts, Sciences, Management, Engineering, Medicine, Humanities, Philosophies and Social sciences. We are spread across 2 main campuses in the heart of Mumbai besides a number of other smaller campuses across rural Maharashtra and Karnataka. Somaiya Vidyavihar also runs a few autonomous post-graduate courses, vocational training courses and high schools within its Mumbai campus as well as in rural India.
Among the Higher Education Institutes, for this one-day symposium, the faculty & student fraternity belonging to the two premier institute’s viz. K J Somaiya College of Science & Commerce and K J Somaiya Hospital & Research Centre will be actively involved.