Indian Institute of Expertise Madras (IIT-Madras) has partnered with Nationwide Institute of Siddha (NIS), a Centre of Excellence for Analysis and Larger Schooling in Siddha system of medication in Chennai, on coaching, analysis and medical research.
The partnership is predicted to lead to growth of recent collaborative educating programmes and analysis within the areas of medical analysis, molecular biology and in-vitro cell line research and well being system analysis apart from in trade of college members.
An MoU on this regard was signed lately by V Kamakoti, Director, IIT-Madras, and R Meenakumari, Director, NIS.
To determine a scientific foundation
Siddha is a crucial faculty of Indian medication. This collaboration will deal with establishing a scientific foundation that explains the efficacy of Siddha medicines, stated Kamakoti.
The institutes may even collectively organise seminars, workshops, webinars, conferences, persevering with training programmes [including Continuing Medical Education (CME)] and develop tutorial programmes. They may even promote the trade of scholars, PhD, postdoctoral students and school for educating/coaching programmes.
Meenakumari stated, “We hope that the collaboration will open new avenues for information sharing concerning the super therapeutic potential of obtainable Siddha medication and the appliance of cutting-edge know-how of IIT-M in scientific validation of Siddha formulations, identification of its bioactive molecule and mechanism of motion.”
August 05, 2022