The first free thalassemia screening camp of 2019 was organized on March 6 by ideSHi and Rotary Club Dhaka North at BRAC University Campus receiving an overwhelming response from students and faculty members. Over 200 volunteered to get themselves screened for carrier status.
The 3rd Annual General Meeting (AGM) of the ideSHi foundation was held at ideSHi conference room, Level 8 of Hosaf High Tower, 9, Bir Uttam A. K. Khander Sarak, Amtoli, Mohakhali, Dhaka on Sunday, 03 March 2019. The AGM was preceded by a meeting of the Board of Governors of ideSHi Foundation.
The following posters featured ideSHi presenters at the 11th Asian Federation of Biotechnology (AFOB) Regional Symposium that took place in Biopolis, Singapore from 23-25 January, 2019 Noorjahan Maliha– “Identification of pathogenic mutation in Thyroid Stimulating Hormone Receptor (TSHR) gene in Bangladeshi Congenital Hypothyroid patients with dysgenesis” Dr. Nusrat Sultana– “Association of Diverse Population of Patients’ Origin REd blood […]
For November 2018, ideSHi and Rotary Club Dhaka North collaborated to organize the free Thalassemia carrier screening camp at Jagannath University, Dhaka on November 20, 2018. The camp received overwhelming response from the students and faculties alike in collection of specimen for screening. Over 160 individuals volunteered to get themselves tested for carrier status.
On 11 November 2018 a MOU was signed between ideSHi and RCDN to carry out free Thalassemia screening program for young people of marriageable age. RCDN and ideSHi will work together to regularly run free Thalassemia screening camps with ideSHi providing the necessary technical expertise, qualified personnel and laboratory facilities to conduct the screening. The President of RCDN […]
For the month of October, ideSHi ran its monthly thalassemia carrier screening camp at Tiger IT Bangladesh on 31 October , 2018. The program was organized jointly by Rotary Club of Dhaka North, and ideSHi. As before the program was focused upon creating awareness among the employees of the company followed by a Blood specimen […]
On 9 September, 2018 The EMK Center, Department of Biomedical Physics & Technology of the University of Dhaka, Dhaka University Science Society, and Relevant Science and Technology Society, Bangladesh joined efforts in introducing the “Science for Mankind Research Award’ aiming to motivate the young generation to pursure career in science. ideSHi participated in the program with […]
As part of ideSHi’s monthly Thalassemia carrier screening program a camp was run on 09 September, 2018 organized in partnership with Rotary Club of Dhaka North at Energy Point, Tejgaon, Dhaka. The program was focused upon creating awareness among the employees of the company followed by a Blood specimen collection drive for free carrier screening. […]
The National Institute of Biotechnology (NIB) organized the National Biotechnology Fair, 2018 at Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman Novotheater on 7-8 September 2018 in order to create awareness and increase commercialization of Biotechnology in Bangladesh based on education and research. ideSHi participated in the fair and showcased its achievements in the field of biotechnology.
Dr. Md Sazzadul Islam, Adjunct Assistant Scientist at ideSHi presented his idea entitled “Screening for silver resistance genes and identification of plasmid or chromosome-mediated resistance genes of bacterial isolates from burn wounds” at the The Transformers Roadshow: Science, Technology and Innovation Competition which took place on September 8th and 9th, and was organized by the Islamic […]