Prof Dr Md Tofazzal Islam of BSMRAU receives the Islamic Development Bank (IsDB) Science, Technology and Innovation Prize

Prof Dr Md Tofazzal Islam of BSMRAU receives the Islamic Development Bank (IsDB) Science, Technology and Innovation Prize for his innovative idea project on “Development of novel blast resistant wheat variety by using CRISPR-Cas9 genome editing” from Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina and IDB President Dr. Bandar M. H. Hajjar on September 8, 2018 in Hotel Radisson Blau Hotel, Dhaka, Bangladesh. Members of Prof. Islam’s team in the said project includes Dr. Dipali Rani Gupta and Sanjoy Kumar Paul.