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  National Council of Science Museums Ministry of Culture, Government of India   Press Release 06 September 2019   ‘Superbugs: The End of Antibiotics?’ Exhibition inaugurated at National Science Centre, Delhi National Council of Science Museums (NCSM),Science Museum Group, London and Wellcome(UK) join hands to create awareness about antibiotic resistance across India ‘Superbugs’ kill up […]

NCSM, an autonomous scientific organization under the Ministry of Culture, Govt. of India, invites applications for the following technical posts: Technician ‘A’ (Carpenter) : 1 post (Reserved for OBC) Artist ‘A’                                    :  1 post (Reserved for OBC) Scale of Pay: Pay Matrix Level 2 of 7th CPC (Rs.19,900-63,200/-) & other allowances as admissible […]

  Sheldon Paquin Project Leader – Antibiotics, Science Museum, London   A hundred years ago, medicine looked very different.  Even though we understood that disease and infection could be caused by microbes like bacteria or viruses, there was very little that we could do about it.  People died in the millions of simple infections or […]

Science Safari: On the hunt for new medicines We are currently living in a world where many of our known and trusted antibiotics are no longer effective against diseases they used to cure. With antibiotic resistance continuing to develop rapidly, the race is on to find new drugs to help patients. In 1928 a bacteria-killing […]