The Joint Genomic Center Ltd was founded in 2007 as a joint venture company between Sofia University “St. Kl. Ohridski” and the Agricultural Academy. In 2008 the Ministry of Agriculture and Food, the Ministry of Education and Science and Ministry of Finance supported the establishment of the JGC infrastructure by granting 4.1m levs

 12 July 2010

Recognizing their common interests in advancing their scientific, technological and business capacities in the field of food, medicine and cosmetics, both NutraHelix Biotech Pvt Ltd (NutraHelix) and the Joint Genomic Center (JGC), confirm that they are ready, willing and able to jointly seek opportunities that enable mutual collaboration between them. 

International Collaboration Understanding
(Indo-Bulgarian PPP Initiative)

July 12, 2010

Recognizing their common interests in advancing their scientific, technological and business capacities in the field of food, medicine and cosmetics, both NutraHelix Biotech Pvt Ltd (NutraHelix) and the Joint Genomic Center (JGC), confirm that they are ready, willing and able to jointly seek opportunities that enable mutual collaboration between them.

NutraHelix Biotech Pvt Ltd, India and the Joint Genomic Center, Bulgaria have agreed to work together to advance the scientific research through approaches intended to foster and stimulate additional scientific exchange and collaboration between individual scientists and research institutions in both countries. Jointly, they will identify broad areas of mutual interest, and general activities that could be carried out in support of their shared priorities and objectives.

This agreement establishes the intent between NutraHelix Biotech Pvt Ltd, India&Joint Genomic Center, Bulgariato work in a collaborative relationship for research and business activities of interest and priority that both signees wish to focus are the following:

  • Priority to be given to the technology development through research related to identification, characterization, studying of the properties, food ingredients and health properties in traditional Bulgarian and Indian products, which play a major role in maintaining human health.
  • Evolve technologies for world class safe and efficacious products of nutrition using food/medicinal/cosmetic routes after thorough scientific validation utilizing modern tools of molecular biology and biotechnology for biological activity and toxicity/safety data generation.
  • Development of processes and products in functional foods and nutraceuticals sectoras the target of R&D and/or technology with business development.
  • Exchange of human resource skills, expertise,research materials and information on specific topics of mutual interest and Identifying each other as collaborators through their websites and print materials
  • Jointly prepare and submit technology based project schemes for international support and commercialization routes

 

Signed by Directors of the collaboratingCompanies
(12 July 2010)

DrSuman PS Khanuja
Prof AtanasAtanasov
MrShreenarayanAgrawal
Prof. Maria Shishiniova
MrNandan S Agrawaal
NutraHelix Biotech Pvt Ltd, India
Joint Genomic Center, Bulgaria