Prof. Anwar Nasim Receives BioAsia-2011 Award!
World distinguished Pakistani scientist, widely credited for being father of biotechnology in Pakistan, Dr Anwar Nasim has been selected as Winner of BioAsia-2011 Award. Valedictory Ceremony in his honor is being held on 24 February in Hyderabad in India.
World distinguished Pakistani scientist, widely credited for being father of biotechnology in
Dr Nasim, currently Adviser Science with COMSTECH Secretariat in
Dr. Anwar Nasim has long history of scientific collaboration with Iranian scientists. He is currently one of the distinguished fellows of "Iran Biotechnology Information Center (IRBIC)" (see: http://www.irbic.ir/index.aspx?siteid=2&pageid=173). He is also recipient of many civil awards, including Sitara-e-Imtiaz, by the government of
He regrets for the Islamic countries for lagging behind the development and application of Modern Biotechnology that according to him suffers from over regulation in the region.
IRBIC congratulates this achievement to Dr. Anwar Nasim, BIC community and to Pakistani people.