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  • 03 January, 2021

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Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR)

Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR)

  • ICMR is India’s apex scientific body for the formulation, coordination and promotion of biomedical research.
  • It was established in 1911 as Indian Research Fund Association (IRFA) making it one of oldest and largest medical research bodies in the world. ICMR functions under Dept of Health Research, Ministry of Health and Family Welfare. HQ - Delhi.
  • Presided by Health Minister.
  • Director General– Prof. Balram Bhargava.
  • It publishes Indian Journal of Medical Research.

Source: AspireNotes


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