Union Cabinet approves setting up of NARF at Genome Valley in Hyderabad
The Union Cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi has approved setting up of a National Resource Facility for Bio-medical Research (NARF) at Genome Valley in Hyderabad, Telangana. NARF will be set up by the Indian Council for Medical Research (ICMR) and the proposal in this regard was forwarded by the Department of Health Research of the Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare.Key facts
- NARF will be the first of its kind institution for quality laboratory animals for basic and applied biomedical research in the country.
- It will be a world-class facility for breeding and housing of animals for testing of various R&D products.
- It will breed and house animals such as primates, cabines and other specialized models such as knockout and transgenic rodents…Read More