Interactive Meeting/discussion on Cancer Research with the research institutions of Assam
Interactive Meeting/discussion on Cancer Research with the research institutions of Assam held at Assam down town university on 24th Jan 2018.
An interactive/ brainstorming meeting to formulate collaborative project proposals on Cancer Research under DBT Twinning Consortium Mode against the advertisement by Department of Biotechnology, Govt. of India was held at Board Room, AdtU on 24th January, 2018. The meeting was organised by Dr. B G Unni (Director Research, AdtU) to finalize a multi institutional project on Cancer research. The senior faculties and Scientists from Assam down town University, Gauhati Medical College ,Tezpur University Cancer hospital under gauhati medical college and NGO ( Doctors for you) represented by Dr. Anku Moni Saikia (Gauhati Medical College and Hospital), Dr. Mridul Kr. Sarma (Gauhati Medical College and Hospital), Dr. Mousumi Borah (Gauhati Medical College and Hospital), Dr. Shashi Baruah (Tezpur University),Mr. Dr. Manash Pratim Sarma (Assam down town University), Dr. Minakshi Bhattacharjee (Assam down town University) ,Ms. Bristi Borgohain (Assam down town University) & Mr.Sunny Borgohain & Mr.Sandeep Kumar ( NGO) respectively were attended the meeting.
Interactive Meeting on Cancer Research
At the meeting the titles of the collaborative project proposals were finalized as 1) “Outreach Programme For Creating Awareness And Sensitization About Cancer: “NE-CAN” and 2) “To study the relationship of MT-2, GSTM1 and CYP1A1, Genes and heavy metal and their impact on treatment of osteosarcoma patients”. The project proposals formulated at the meeting will be submitted by Assam down town university as coordinating institute. Dr. B G Unni thanked all the members for their active participation at the meeting.