Anti-Snake Venom Production is now a main focus of BIRAC

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December 26, 2017 at 12:30 pm

According to the reports, India is estimated to have the highest snakebite mortality in the world and with this regard, BIRAC took an initiative to research for developing novel tools, technologies and processes related to snake bite problem and the final product will optimize up to the level to work as Anti-snake venom.

In rural areas of tropical developing countries, snake bite is very common and is responsible for tens of thousands of deaths and disabilities every year. So, pertaining to these cases, BIRAC called research proposals on the development of novel and alternate ways of anti-snake venom (ASV) production; development of new diagnostics kits for the identification of the snake biting species; and characterization, evaluation, and validation facility for ASV.