Friday, February 03, 2012
National seminar on biotechnology begins
Pathanamthitta: A two-day national seminar on ‘recent trends in biotechnology' organised by the Department of Zoology at Catholicate College began at the college auditorium here on Thursday.
Kuriakose Mar Cleemis Metropolitan, college manager, inaugurated the seminar held in collaboration with the Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore.
George Varghese Koppara, Principal, presided over the inaugural function.
Balagopal, Director of Bio-campus at the Mar Athanaseus College For Advanced Studies Thiruvalla (Macfast), delivered the keynote address and G.John, college bursar, spoke.
As many as 70 delegates from different colleges across the State are attending the seminar,
M.J. Elizabeth, head of the department, said.
M.R. Unni, Registrar of Mahatma Gandhi University, will deliver the valedictory address on Friday afternoon.
Courtesy: The Hindu