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CPhI’s 3 rd Annual Pharma Project Management Conference

Mumbai, May 14, 2015CPhI which hosts a number of successful and well respected pharmaceutical conferences are conducting their 3rd Annual Pharma Project Management Conference, 29-30 June 2015 at The Westin in Mumbai. The Conference is focused on addressing challenges...

Summary of Global Regulatory conference, at West in Hotel, Goregoan on 9th & 10th...

Goregoan, May 14, 2015 - Alliance India has come up for the first time with the regulatory affairs conference exclusively for Emerging Markets. The conference was opened by Chair Person Mrs Hasumati Rahalkar, Founder and Managing Director, Metina PharmConsulting...

Global pharma expo in Hyderabad during July 23-26

Hyderabad, May 13, 2015 The Indus Foundation will be organising a global pharma expo and summit here during July 23-26, 2015 in association with the Federation of Telangana and Andhra Pradesh Chambers of Commerce and Industry and OMICS Group....

Gold Medalist Naturopath, Dr.M.A. Rama Murthy joins Aakriti Nature Cure Centre

Bhopal, May 06, 2015: Dr. M.A. Rama Murthy , a reputed and award winning Naturopath has joined Aakriti Nature Cure Centre (ANCC) as its new Chief Medical Officer. Prior to joining ANCC, he was working with Jindal Naturopathy Centre,...

Teva to pay $512M to settle claims of delayed generic Provigil

April 24, 2015Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd. has agreed to pay $512 million to settle a class action claiming that Cephalon Inc., which Teva bought in 2011, used anticompetitive settlements to delay generic versions of its wakefulness drug Provigil, according...

Affordable Drugs for Hepatitis C

New Delhi, May 13, 2015: The figures of Hepatitis C affected Indians who could not afford medical treatment are not collected centrally. However, the cost of treatment for Hepatitis C is high for the cases which require treatment. The...

Venus Remedies inks deal with South Korean co.

Venus Remedies has signed a deal with South Korean drug company Goodwills Co Ltd for exclusive marketing of its antibiotic drug ‘Elores'.

The deal was signed after the Companies and Intellectual Property Registration Office (CIPRO) of the Republic of South Korea granted the patent to the product, Panchkula (Haryana)-based Venus Remedies said in a statement today.

“...we are confident that our partnership with Goodwills Korea shall take our research product to its meaningful stage in South Korea. Goodwills will have exclusive marketing rights of the product till the validity of its patent in 2025,” Venus Remedies Chairman and MD Pawan Chaudhary said.

The company, however, did not disclose any financial details of the deal.

20 cm Long Worm in the Human Eye, First Ever Recorded on Video

Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala, India, Monday, April 22, 2013 -- (Business Wire India) -- Here is the video clip of a 20 cm long worm being removed from a human eye through surgical procedure. It is the first time ever that such a long worm growing in the eye has been recorded. The video has evoked great interest among medical students as well as the general public.

http://www.indiavideo.org/health/loa-loa-worm-removing-surgery-8857.php

Dr. Ashley Thomas Mulamoottil, the doctor who recorded this unique surgery says that this is the seventh worm that he has removed in the last one decade and it is also the longest.

The worm Loa Loa was originally found in Africa and has now reached Asia. The mangrove fly or deer fly is believed to be the carrier of this worm. The eggs of the worm enter the human body through small wounds inflicted by the fly. The death of the worm inside the body could be fatal as it could contaminate the blood. The disease is known as microfilariasis or Loa Loa infestation (Loiasis).

Make Your Child Cavity Free!

New Delhi, June 24, 2014 - Children love eating junk and drinking colas. While they enjoy doing so, what they fail to understand is that too much of it can cause cavities, damage that cannot be reversed....

Australia Joins the Global ‘CHOOSING WISELY’ HealthCare Revolution

April 28, 2015Choosing Wisely Australia® launches —kick-starting a national conversation about more appropriate health care. In a first for Australia, medical colleges and societies have united to take the lead on identifying those tests, treatments and procedures they think...