07:00 , May 14, 2007 |  BC Week In Review  |  Company News

Avestha, Manipal AcuNova Ltd. deal

The companies partnered to develop diagnostics and perform contract research. For diagnostics, Avestha will use its SNP analysis technology to develop molecular diagnostics for all indications and use systems biology to identify novel biomarkers for...
07:00 , Apr 2, 2007 |  BC Week In Review  |  Company News

Avestha deal

Avestha started the Avestagenome project to build a genetic, genealogical and medical database of about 69,000 Parsi Zoroastrians, an inbred population in India. Avestha plans to use the database to identify genes that cause breast...
08:00 , Jan 29, 2007 |  BioCentury  |  Strategy

Outsourcing money

Avestha Gengraine Technologies Pvt. Ltd. intends to tap into both Indias traditional medicines heritage, and the international contacts of its founder and managing director Villoo Morawala Patell to become a global biotech company. With no...
01:43 , Jan 25, 2007 |  BC Extra  |  Financial News

Avestha raises EUR 25 million

Systems biology company Avestha (Bangalore, India) raised EUR 25 million ($32.4 million) in a series C round. Fidelity International; Limagrain; Daninvest; and Bennett Coleman participated in the round. Avestha , which said it is valued...
08:00 , Feb 21, 2005 |  BC Week In Review  |  Company News

Avestha management update

Avestha Gengraine Technologies Pvt. Ltd. , Bangalore, India   Business: Pharmacogenetics   Hired: J. Rajagopalan as CFO; and Gilles Amsallem as COO, formerly head of Mixis Genetics  ...
08:00 , Feb 17, 2005 |  BC Extra  |  Company News

Avestha appoints CFO, COO

Predictive medicine company Avestha (Bangalore, India) hired J. Rajagopalan as CFO and general manager of administration, and Gilles Amsallem as COO. Avestha CEO Villoo Morawala Patell said the new hires will oversee the company's three...
07:00 , Sep 13, 2004 |  BC Week In Review  |  Company News

Avestha, Ranbaxy deal

Avestha will develop recombinant cell lines for use in screening RANBAXY's targets. Avestha Gengraine Technologies Pvt. Ltd. , Bangalore, India   Ranbaxy Laboratories Ltd. (NSE:RANBAXY), New Delhi, India   Business: Supply/Service  ...