Mr.Tosapol Pichayayothin, CEO of Bangkok R.I.A. group donates 200,000 Baht for NASTVAC.

The nasal-spray Covid-19 vaccine “NASTVAC” : COVID-19 Intranasal Vaccines developed by Thailand’s National Centre for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology (Biotech)-NSTDA, is expected to start testing on humans by April 2022. The PI of this project is Dr. Anan Jongkaewwattana Dr Anan Jongkaewwattana, director of the agency’s Veterinary Health Innovation and Management Research Group Unit.

It is with great pleasure of Bangkok R.I.A. group to support NASTVAC, COVID-19 Intranasal Vaccines research project for Thai people. We are hopeful and proud of NSTDA – Biotech team that strengthen Thailand’s capacity in producing COVID-19 Intranasal Vaccines from upstream to downstream. The importance of supporting research and development of locally-made vaccines will help our country get through this difficult time and return back to normal.

Professor Ninlawan Pecharaburanin, Ph.D., former Senate of Thailand

Prof. Dr.Ninlawan Pecharaburanin, 66, of Phetchaboon, the founder of the BRIA group of companies has passed on Monday, Febuary 15, 2016 from heart failure.

As a graduate of Medical Technology from Mahidol University, she earned her Ph.D. in Bioscience Management from the San Francisco Technical University.

She contributed much to her hometown, Phetchaboon. She was formerly a chairperson of the Federation of Phetchaboon Industries and a chairperson of the biotechnology section of the Federation of Thai Industries. She was also a chairperson of the Thai Senate Committee on Science, Technology, Energy and Telecommunication of The Senate of Thailand from 2008-2014. She was appointed to be a member of the Board of the Research and Development Fund for Broadcasting and Telecommunication, under the Office of the National Broadcasting and Telecommunication Commission and had served since 2014. She also founded and had been active on the Institute Science for Sustainable Future since 2014.

She is survived by two sons and a daughter: Thitiyuth Pichayayothin, Tosapol Pichayayothin and Dr.Nipat Pichayayothin Bock.