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.
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 […]
ideSHi celebrates the official inauguration of its extended facilities at Hosaf High Tower (8 th Floor), 09 Mohakhali Commercial Area, Dhaka 1212 on 6 November, 2018 as carried out jointly by her excellency, the Ambassador of France, Marie-Annick Bourdin and the magnanimous President of Fondation Merieux, Alain Merieux who was accompanied by Dr. Robert Sebbag, a […]
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 […]
1 The most recent influx of Rohingya refugees into Bangladesh began following attacks at Myanmar security forces in August 2017. By October 2017, well over half a million Rohingya refugees had crossed border from Myanmar to enter Bangladesh since the attacks. More than half of all these refugees were children and women including a high number of pregnant and lactating women. […]