Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw

Biocon Limited


Biomedical Sciences

Mazumdar-Shaw received the Lifetime Achievement award from the Indian Chambers of Commerce & Industry for her contributions to the field of healthcare and society at large. (Photo: Wikimedia Commons)

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