GITAM Deemed to be University has signed a MoU with leading global contract research and manufacturing services company TCG Life Sciences to take up joint research in the area of chemical and biological sciences here on Saturday. GITAM Pro Vice-Chancellor Prof.Jyayasankar Variyar, TCGLS Human Resources Head Anirban Mitra exchanged the MoU documents in the presence of GITAM Pharmacy Dean Prof.S.Ganaphathi, External Affairs Director Arka Bhattacharya.
While addressing the gathering GITAM Pro Vice-Chancellor Prof.Jyayasankar Variyar said that GITAM is focusing on to improve research performance to compete more successfully as a world-class university. He informed that GITAM faculty actively involved in several prestigious research projects and also offering consultancy to industry. He mentioned that GITAM and TCGLS shall work together to promote closer interaction between scientists of TCGLS and faculty of the GITAM through various measures such as organizing joint seminars, workshops.
While briefing about the MoU the TCGLS HR Head Anirban Mitra informed that his company engaged in contract research services in the area of drug discovery and development as well as involved in basic research. He briefed that TCGLS Company presently has a strong talent pool of qualified and trained scientists drawn from the best domestic and international institutes and industry.
TCGLS Human Resources Associate Director Ipsita Chakraborty, Analytical Validation In charge Sandip Kumar Dey and others participated in the program.