One of the key members of GABRIEL Research Network, Christophe Mérieux Laboratory, Beijing functioning within Institute of Pathogen Biology (IPB) & Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences (CAMS) sent a three member delegation led by Professor Lili Ren, Professor Zichun Xiang and Xiao Yan to visit ideSHi. The visit took place between 23 and 25 August 2019 with […]
ideSHi along with the directorate general of health services and ministry of health and family welfare arranged a dissemination workshop on diagnostic/screening facilities for inborn errors of metabolism and other genetic disorders. The event took place on 30 July 2019 in the conference room of Shastho Bhaban (New DGHS building), Mohakhali. Dr. Md. Shamsul Haque, […]
The members of the Board of Governers of ideSHi met on 6 July, 2019 to form a 7 member advisory committee. The newly formed Advisory Committee includes eminent leaders of health and sciences in Bangladesh, namely Professor Dr. Quazi Deen Mohammed Director, National Institute of Neurosciences and Hospital (NINS); Professor Dr. Mohammod Shahidullah, Department of Neonatology, […]
A three member delegation from ATGC Diagnostics, India consisting of Professor Siddhartha Roy, Professor Susanta Roy Chowdhury, and Dr. Syed Nazrul Kabir visited ideSHi between 28-30 June, 2019 to discuss collaboration between ideSHi and ATGC Diagnostics for diagnosis of cancer and genetic disorders in Bangladesh. Among others were present Professor Mofizur Rahman and Professor Sufi […]
On 18 April 2019 ideSHi along with Rotary Club of Dhaka North ran the monthly free Thalassemia carrier screening camp at Tejgaon College campus. At total of 170 students and faculty members combined volunteered to get themselves tested in this program.
Starting from March 2019 ideSHi is offering an elaborate training program on molecular techniques for any interested individual. The training curriculum include DNA extration from Human specimen and clinical bacterial isolates, conventional PCR, gel electrophoresis, gel documentation, image analysis and data interpretation, real-time PCR followed by high resolution melt curve analysis, and reverse transcription PCR. […]
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.