Field visit to Sacred Forest of Mawphlang, Meghalaya

PI, Co-PI and Project Fellow visited the sacred forest of Mawphlang, Meghalaya on 23rd July 2019. This sacred forest, situated approximately 16 miles from Shillong, is a hub encompassing diverse forms of vegetation, hundreds of years old trees, wild mushroom varieties, lichens, rhododendrons, rudraksh trees, different flowers with varied pollens and many medicinal plants. A…

Outreach programme conducted in Parijat Academy, Pamohi, Guwahati

Dr. K Vijaya Rachel from GITAM University, Visakhapatnam handled the session and gave a talk on utility of Foldscope in various fields to students of ninth and tenth standard. The outreach programme was organized by DBT Foldscope Project team members of Assam down town University.

Presented Abstract on “Effects of aqueous extract of garlic and ginger on mitotic index of onion root tips grown in pesticide containing water” – A study done using Foldscope

Poster presentation of abstract in International Conference organised by Kalindi College, Delhi University Abstract presented by MSc Biochemistry students, Assam down town University- A study done using Foldscope Students of MSc Biochemistry, Assam down town University receiving the "B.I. Sundararaj Award" for presenting the Best Abstract