Category: Bigger Picture

Tags: Awards, BIRAC, inStem, Praveen Vemula

Date: Monday, July 8, 2019

Ketan Thorat is the recipient of the Gandhian Young Technological Innovation Award 2019. The award, presented by Vice President Mr. Venkaiah Naidu, was for the anti-pesticide dermal gel technology developed in collaboration with Praveen Kumar Vemula at Institute for Stem Cell Science and Regenerative Medicine. He is a member of Praveen Vemula's lab at inStem.

The BIRAC India-SRISTI (Society for Research and Initiatives for Sustainable Technologies and Institutions) Gandhian Young Technological Innovation Award selects 15 entrepreneurial ideas which each receive 15 Lakh as grant support.


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