28th February 2014, Cochin
Central Institute of Fisheries Technology (CIFT), Cochin celebrated the National Science Day on 28th February, 2014.
Prof. Ram Rajasekharan, Director, CFTRI, CSIR, Mysore inaugurated the National Science Day celebrations and gave a lead talk on ‘Applaud-Aquatic Biofunctionals’. In his address, he stressed upon the importance of healthy oils containing omega-3 fatty acids. Prof. Rajasekharan discussed the importance of marine fish oil in preventing heart diseases and related problems. He also explained the production of plant oils having omega-3 fatty acids.
(Source: CIFT, Cochin)