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GA-NIO (BES6) - 'CSIR-NIO wants to be more self-reliant in FY 2018-19'

Contributed by NAMPA / PTI.

Rupesh Samant
Panaji, Jan 14 (PTI) With around 30 per cent of its funding coming from non-CSIR sources, Goa-headquartered National Institute of Oceanography (NIO) is hoping to become more self reliant in the next financial year.
In a major innovative programme, the world-renowned science institute is researching how sea weeds or other underground flora and fauna can be used for the betterment of mankind and to explore whether they can be used as nutrition, or a drug or as a cosmetic product.