May 27, 2021 06:34 PM IST
Study shows that people who have recovered from COVID-19, and who have later been vaccinated will continue to have extremely high levels of protection against emerging variants.
- May 06, 2021 06:46 PM IST
Scarce and overpriced medical supplies, non-availability of oxygen and exorbitantly priced ambulances to take those seriously ill or dying to far flung corners of the national capital; these are some of the outstanding features that constitute life in the metro today
- May 05, 2021 01:39 PM IST
Volunteers across India are finding ways to amplify and address queries for updated information, oxygen cylinders, medicines and transport.
- Apr 12, 2021 09:50 PM IST
With the second Covid ‘Wave’ already surpassing the daily highs recorded in the month of September 2020 of about 95000, the demand for vaccines, critical medical equipment like vaccines, oxygen cylinders and ventilators have increased manifold. Watch the video to know what this evolving situation means for Indian Pharma?
- Mar 24, 2021 07:12 PM IST
Bulk drug manufacturer, Bajaj Healthcare, had a robust Q3 with profits more than tripling to Rs 26 crore. Here's a detailed analysis of Bajaj's Q3 performance, its future outlook and whether investors should keep the stock on their radar
- Jan 30, 2021 09:46 PM IST
BGI said it uses Tianhe-2 on a commercial basis, as well as other supercomputing platforms, to speed up research.
- Dec 01, 2020 09:58 PM IST
Figuring out a protein’s structure or what is commonly referred to as protein folding, used to take years of laborious experimentation, and even so, they were not accurate. However, AlphaFold – the AI system created by Google’s DeepMind, will be able to accurately predict a protein’s structure and map its three-dimensional shapes in only a few hours.
- Sep 15, 2020 10:21 AM IST
PharmEasy’s trading entity, run by Thea Technologies Pvt. Ltd earned Rs 637 crore in FY20, compared to Rs 340 crore in FY19, according to its unaudited financial statements. Its losses before tax for the period also doubled to Rs 100.7 crore from Rs 50 crore a year earlier.
- Jul 16, 2020 07:14 PM IST
Medikabazaar and Zipline sign contract to facilitate just-in-time delivery of critical products, to pilot in Maharashtra
- Apr 22, 2020 09:48 AM IST
Saumitra Maur, a relative and neighbour of the patient, Purnima Maur, said he contacted a ham radio club in desperation after all efforts to buy the medicines in the locality proved futile.
- Apr 16, 2020 11:12 AM IST
Remdesivir, which is yet to get regulatory approval, has improved the condition of 36 critically ill COVID-19 patients in a multi-country compassionate use programme.
- Apr 07, 2020 08:16 AM IST
India has long been a significant partner of the US in the pharmaceutical sector. We expect this kind of cooperation to continue, and as India analyses what it needs for its domestic market.
- Apr 03, 2020 12:52 PM IST
As the nation fights the pandemic, the uneven distribution of doctors remains a cause for concern in many States.
- Apr 02, 2020 09:10 PM IST
The two leaders held a telephonic conversation and discussed COVID-19, the situation in their respective countries, and the importance of international collaboration for fighting the health crisis.
- Mar 31, 2020 07:13 PM IST
Department of Pharmaceuticals (DoP) is regularly monitoring the distribution and addressing issues with the help of other departments, states and Union Territories.
- Mar 20, 2020 10:51 AM IST
The study tested Kaletra, a combination of two antiviral medicines, lopinavir and ritonavir, that are normally used to treat HIV
- Feb 25, 2020 02:37 PM IST
Moneycontrol's Jerome Anthony talks to Vishwanath Pilla to find out what can be done in India to improve cancer treatment.
- Jan 23, 2020 12:37 PM IST
Lead author of the study and Cardiff expert Professor Andrew Sewell called the discovery “highly unusual” and indicated that it could be developed into a universal, broad-based therapy.
- Jan 14, 2020 03:45 PM IST
The commerce ministry's investigation arm Directorate General of Trade Remedies (DGTR) has initiated a probe into an alleged dumping of Ciprofloxacin Hydrochloride from China following a complaint filed by Aarti Drugs Ltd.
- Jul 17, 2019 05:41 PM IST
The final year MBBS exam will serve as a licentiate exam for entrance to postgraduate medical courses and as a screening test for foreign medical graduates
- Jun 17, 2019 04:11 PM IST
This puts Zhong Huijuan ahead of Wu Yajun the Chairman of Longfor Group for the self-made title.
- May 27, 2019 06:46 PM IST
Out-of-pocket payment for the treatment would vary as per insurance coverage, but the Swiss drugmaker will let insurers make payments over a five-year period - at $425,000 per year and will give partial rebates if it doesn't work.
- Sep 14, 2018 05:16 PM IST
There is now every prospect that as the BJP and Congress set out competing and contrasting visions for India's future, health will rightly become a decisive issue in next year's general election.
- Aug 08, 2017 03:57 PM IST
The new ministry could be named Ministry of Pharmaceuticals and Medical Devices, Minister of State for Chemicals and Fertilisers Mansukh L Mandaviya said in a written reply in the Lok Sabha.
- Jun 21, 2017 09:41 PM IST
Although illegal, the parallel world of unqualified medical practitioners is flourishing. It is the gaping holes in public health system that has fuelled this growth across the country. As part of our series Bad Medicine, Archana Shukla reported from West Bengal on why these unqualified medical practitioners have become an integral part of Indian healthcare.