PABIC and ICCBS Hold the launching Ceremony of ISAAA Brief 52

The launching ceremony of ISAAA Brief 52 was organized by the Pakistan Biotechnology Information Center (PABIC) in collaboration with International Center for Chemical and Biological Sciences (ICCBS), University of Karachi (ICCBS) at the occasion of inauguration of SINO-Pak Hybrid Rice Research Center at ICCBS, University of Karachi on Wednesday, July 26, 2017. Prof. Dr. Muhammad…

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SURVEY SHOWS AGRICULTURE EXTENSION OFFICERS IN PAKISTAN NEED MORE TRAINING ON BIOTECH

According to an economic survey conducted by Pakistan‘s Minister of Finance, the agricultural production in the country continues to be low due to lack of technical knowledge at the farm level. Since biotechnology has shown benefits for farmers, especially in improving production, it is important to have efficient agricultural extension services. Thus, researchers from the University of Agriculture…

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PABIC Join Hands With ICCBS for MDRA Youths Internship Program 2016

The Pakistan Biotechnology Information Center (PABIC), is actively working as a resource based information center in Pakistan, to design educational approaches, to train interdisciplinary scientist in emerging area of health, agriculture, bioinformatics and environmental biotechnology. To promote the understanding of the biotechnology and related biological sciences among the youth of Pakistan, the PABIC announces the…

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Pakistan Seed Council (PSC) acquiescence the two Varieties of Cotton i.e. 11BT, two non BT

On Monday 2nd May 2016 Punjab Seed Council (PSC) sanction the 11 BT and two non-BT new cotton seed varieties with two years pause due to uncertain status of the National Bio-safety Committee (NBC) after the 18th Constitutional amendment. The cotton varieties were acquiescence after a two years pause due to unclear status of NBC….

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