MoU for Joint Collaboration on Cancer Research Signed Between DBT and DAE (Download PDF)

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A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for supporting a joint collaborative research programmes in area of Cancer was signed by The Department of Biotechnology (DBT) under Ministry of Science and Technology and Department of Atmoic Energy.

The DAE is represented by its Tata Memorial Centre and which also functions as the coordinating centre on behalf of The National Cancer Grid of India.

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To work towards common goal of tackling cancer and also to bring a quantum change in present scenario of cancer research.

Features & Objectives

  • The event consists of various activities like joint clinical fellowships, intensive workshops on clinical research methodologies and protocol development.

  • They shall work towards creating a community of trained manpower and provide a platform to utilize their acquired skills in the best possible manner.

  • To identify and develop collaborative research programmes as well as public health initiatives for public awareness at large.

MOU shall help strengthen the various initiatives specifically for cancer by:

  • Strategizing and prioritizing cancer research,

  • Development of new and affordable technologies,

  • Jointly design and fund clinical trials,

  • Coordinate and collaborate for translational research, interventions, training of manpower and infrastructure development.

- Published/Last Modified on: August 18, 2019

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