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HCG announces definitive agreements with Strand Life

Bengaluru, Jan 4 (UNI) Healthcare Global Enterprises, Ltd. on
Thursday announced execution of definitive agreements for the
business combination of its Triesta Sciences business unit with
bioinformatics company Strand Life Sciences Pvt. Ltd.
The combination of Triesta and Strand creates an integrated
platform with end to end capabilities in precision medicine -
proprietary analytics, clinical research, access to the HCG
biorepository, genomic technologies, assay development and
validation and a network of laboratories offering a broad menu of
tests according to a release here.
Dr B S Ajaikumar, Chairman and CEO of HCG, said ''Strand and
Triesta have been working together in bioinformatics and clinical
genomics. We are now excited to combine our strengths and resources
towards redefining precision medicine. In an era of data driven
healthcare, Strand’s exceptional team of computer and life
scientists with access to a well annotated clinical substrate,
provides a unique opportunity to create exceptional value.''
Dr Ramesh Hariharan, Founder and CEO of Strand, said ''Triesta
and HCG have been pioneers in bringing the latest advancements in
molecular biomarkers into clinical practice in the country. Together
we are well on the path to building Asia’s leading integrated
analytics driven diagnostic and genomics research company. Through
this alliance we will work together to be at the forefront of
precision medicine'', he said.
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“I have made every conceivable endeavour in the past and will do in future as well vis-à-vis this district’s development. My dispensation is devoted to the masses in general and cultivators in particular. Progress of the public is our principal commitment,” the senior politician was officially quoted as saying.

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Make funds available to farmers for crop loans soon, Bhuse to officials

15 Jul 2020 | 3:10 AM

Nashik, Jul 14 (UNI) Maharashtra Agriculture Minister Dadaji Bhuse has directed the concerned officials to make the fund of Rs 870 crore, sanctioned to the Nashik District Bank under the 'Mahatma Phule Debt Relief' Scheme. available to the farmers for crop loan immediately.

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Covid-19 cases in Nashik breach 7,000

15 Jul 2020 | 1:14 AM

Nashik, Jul 14 (UNI) With addition of 187 new corona positive patients here in a single day on Tuesday, the district's tally climbed to 7,385.

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15 Jul 2020 | 12:49 AM

Thane, Jul 14 (UNI) With addition of 1,503 new corona positive patients here in a single day on Tuesday, the district's tally climbed to 58,507, a senior official from the district stated.

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Assam COVID tally at 18,666 while deaths rise to 46

15 Jul 2020 | 12:49 AM

Guwahati, Jul 14 (UNI) The COVID-19 tally continued to increase in Assam as it inched towards 20,000 mark, with the state registering 859 new cases on Tuesday, out of which 627 were in the main city Guwahati.

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