CSIR-IMTECH signs agreement with Merck Life Science Private Limited

20 - June - 2019

CSIR-IMTECH has signed Collaborative Research Agreement with Merck India Merck Life Science to set up a Merck High End Skill Development Centre at CSIR-IMTech, having capabilities to facilitate development and imparting training to scientists, academicians, researchers, students, and others in the field of life sciences.

The Development Centre intends to focus on research, development and training in the following areas-
• New Drug Discovery
• Affordable Healthcare
• Fast & Accurate Diagnostics and
• Agriculture Biotechnology

The state-of-the-art techniques and facilities to be provided at the Development Centre will help the researchers, academicians, scientists and students in building advanced skills, which will enhance their scientific competency and developing advanced technological skills in India, including the development of applications and expertise which may vary from cancer research to developing novel drugs, improved plant varieties etc. along with providing hands on experience to learning and real-time sample analysis.In this Development Centre, participants can bring sample as part of the workshop & training and the analysis can be done on real time basis.