Nov 20, 2015 at 11:51 | Source: PTI
India carries the highest burden of TB in the world, an estimated 2.2 million new cases. A staggering 220,000 deaths are reported annually. More than 110,000 people are co- infected with HIV/AIDS and TB, it said.
Sep 23, 2015 at 19:11 | Source: PTI
TB is a major concern in India with an estimated 2.8 million cases of the disease. Around 64,000 people have been diagnosed with MDR-TB in the country so far.
Sep 23, 2015 at 11:22 | Source: Moneycontrol.com
"Dishman holds a license agreement from Janssen Pharmaceutica NV, one of the Janssen Pharmaceutical companies of J&J to produce active pharmaceutical ingredient (API) of Sirturo (bedaquiline)," the pharma company said in its filing to exchanges.
Sep 22, 2015 at 10:10 | Source: CNBC
A huge overnight price increase for an important tuberculosis drug has been rescinded after the company that acquired the drug gave it back to its previous owner under pressure, it was announced on Monday.
Jul 22, 2015 at 21:23 | Source: PTI
The rapid growth is set to continue through 2018, when mobile data levels are estimated to reach 173 million TB, Gartner said in a statement.
Apr 22, 2015 at 22:27 | Source: CNBC-TV18
It is the first new TB drug to be launched in more than 40 years and one that offers a cure for drug-resistant strains of tuberculosis. The drug's innovator Janssen Pharma, will be launching the medicine only through the government's TB program, prompting medical practitioners to raise concern about its wider availability.
Apr 02, 2015 at 15:39 | Source: Reuters
The drugs likely to be included in the list are part of the government's HIV/AIDS and tuberculosis control programmes, under which patients suffering from these diseases get free medicines in government clinics, the sources told Media.
Nov 26, 2014 at 17:29 | Source: PTI
In his address to the 18th SAARC summit in this picturesque Nepalese capital, Modi said that as SAARC "we have failed to move with speed that our people expect" which some argue was due to a development gap.
Oct 23, 2013 at 16:07 | Source: Reuters
In its annual report on tuberculosis, the World Health Organisation said the world was on track to meet UN goals for 2015 of reversing TB incidence and cutting the death rate by 50 percent compared to 1990.
Sep 24, 2013 at 11:05 | Source: Reuters
Overseas aid minister Justine Greening said the British government would contribute a billion pounds, or 333 million pounds a year, for the 2014-2016 funding period.