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Compendium of Indian Technologies for Combating COVID-19 prepared by NRDC

Compendium of Indian Technologies for Combating COVID-19 prepared by NRDC

The National Research Development Organization has prepared the “Compendium of Indian Technologies for Combating COVID-19 (Tracing, Testing and Treating)”. The compilation has information regarding 200 Indian technologies on COVID-19, continuing research activities, available technologies for commercialization, steps, and measures of the Indian Government.

Key Points:

  • The information has been categorized under the 3Ts of Tracking, Testing, and Treating.
  • Mostly, the technologies are tested proof-of-concept (POC), which can be produced by Entrepreneurs and taken to market faster as they do not have to research what exists.
  • The Compendium of Indian Technologies has been brought out on time and will be beneficial for the Startups, MSMEs, and the public.
  • Many of the technologies that have been compiled are approved by ICMR, and some are still in the research stage.
  • The data that has been put together in the compendium has been collected from several government organizations, agencies and premier academic institutes which include Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology, Defence Research and Development Organisation, Department of Biotechnology, Department of Science and Technology, Indian Council for Medical Research, Council of Scientific and Industrial Research, Indian Institute(s) of Technology, Technology Development Board, Science, and Engineering Research Board, Startup India and All India Council for Technical Education, Sree Chitra Tirunal Institute for Medical Sciences and Technology, National Innovation Foundation, and Indian Institute of Science.

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