Molecular Biophysicist R Mahalakshmi Speaks About the Protein-Folding Problem

Molecular Biophysicist R Mahalakshmi Speaks About the Protein-Folding Problem

Women in science are a scarce reality. There are actually very few at the top and those who are there often go unnoticed. They deserve to be celebrated. So here we are, bringing you the story of another women scientist. This time it is the molecular biophysicist R Mahalakshmi who works at IISER Bhopal. The Dion of protein research has been tirelessly working to solve the century-old protein folding problem. So, here’s the story, coming…

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HRD Ministry Approves Common Counselling for IISERs with IITs

HRD Ministry Approves Common Counselling for IISERs with IITs

The HRD ministry on Thursday allowed common counselling from next year for admission to seven Indian Institutes of Science Education & Research (IISERs) along with IITs and NITs. Though IISERs were keen for common counselling from this year, the ministry said it should not be rushed. There are 1,120 seats in the seven IISERs — 200 each in the five campuses in Kolkata, Pune, Mohali, Bhopal and Trivandrum, and 60 seats each in the newer…

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