Eye-disease drug may help fight Covid ..
PTI - 10/11/2022

A drug already approved in the US for eye disease may stop the reproduction of SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes COVID-1.....

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Sun Pharma inks licensing pact with SPARC to commercialise medication ..
PTI - 10/11/2022

Drug major Sun Pharma on Wednesday said it has inked a licensing agreement with Sun Pharma Advanced Research Company to .....

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Exposure to third hand smoke may trigger skin diseases, study finds ..
PTI - 09/11/2022

Acute exposure to thirdhand smoke may increase the risk of skin diseases such as contact dermatitis and psoriasis, accor.....

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Indian scientist gets Bailey K Ashford Medal for work in tropical medi ..
PTI - 09/11/2022

The world's largest scientific organisation in tropical medicine, the American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygi.....

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How a SARS-CoV-2 virus protein damages the heart, study finds ..
PTI - 09/11/2022

Scientists have identified the mechanism behind how the SARS-CoV-2 virus damages the heart tissue. People infected with .....

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Lab-grown blood given to people in world-first clinical trial ..
PTI - 09/11/2022

Scientists in the UK have infused blood cells grown in a laboratory into people in the first such clinical trial in the .....

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NHRC summons chief secretaries of Delhi, 3 neighbouring states over ai ..
PTI - 07/11/2022

Alarmed over the rise in pollution in Delhi-NCR, the NHRC has asked the chief secretaries of Punjab, Haryana, Uttar Prad.....

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Health ministry working on guidelines to scrap bond policy for doctors ..
PTI - 07/11/2022

The Union health ministry is working to finalise guidelines to do away with the bond policy for doctors based on the Nat.....

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50 mn doses of Covaxin set to expire early 2023 due to poor off take ..
PTI - 07/11/2022

Nearly 50 million doses of Bharat Biotech's COVID-19 vaccine, Covaxin lying with the firm are set to expire early ne.....

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Dr Reddy's Labs lines up Rs 1,500 cr capex with focus on biosimilars, ..
PTI - 07/11/2022

 Dr Reddy's Laboratories has earmarked a capex of around Rs 1,500 crore for FY23 with major part of it slated t.....

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Primary schools shut; WFH for 50% govt staff as Delhi grapples with 's ..
PTI - 05/11/2022

Alarmed by hazardous pollution levels and health warnings, the Delhi government on Friday announced that primary schools.....

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Every paranoid schizophrenia patient needs to be dealt with differentl ..
PTI - 05/11/2022

Each person suffering from paranoid schizophrenia has to be dealt with differently, the Delhi High Court has observed, d.....

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Multidisciplinary experts across countries reach consensus on ending C ..
PTI - 05/11/2022

Although some governments have moved on, specific efforts and resources are still required to save lives as SARS-CoV-2 c.....

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India aims for greater market access for pharma in UK: Official ..
PTI - 05/11/2022

India is looking at greater market access for its pharmaceutical products in the UK as part of the proposed free trade a.....

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No dearth of platelets, beds for dengue patients in UP: Dy CM Pathak ..
PTI - 04/11/2022

Uttar Pradesh Deputy Chief Minister Brajesh Pathak on Thursday claimed there is no dearth of platelets and beds for the .....

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New Omicron variants not causing significant rise in hospitalisations: ..
PTI - 04/11/2022

The new variants of Omicron, XXB and BQ.1, have not led to any significant rise in coronavirus infections and hospitalis.....

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USFDA issues warning letter to Lupin for Tarapur API plant ..
PTI - 04/11/2022

The US health regulator has pulled up drug maker Lupin for manufacturing lapses, including failure to establish adequate.....

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Pancreatic cancer is a silent disease but new study has found a way to ..
PTI - 03/11/2022

Every year, more than 10,000 people in the UK are diagnosed with pancreatic cancer. Unfortunately, for most of those peo.....

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COVID-19 disrupts normal mix of gut bacteria, increases risk for other ..
PTI - 03/11/2022

Infection with the SARS-CoV-2 virus, can reduce the number of bacterial species in a patient's gut, with the lesser .....

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Delhi to now have special mohalla clinics for women ..
PTI - 03/11/2022

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Wednesday said his government is starting special mohalla clinics for women wher.....

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ICMR best judge to decide on medical protocol: HC on plea for homeopat ..
PTI - 02/11/2022

The Delhi High Court Tuesday refused to pass directions for permitting homeopathic treatment for mild COVID-19 cases, sa.....

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