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Intas Pharma launches affordable cancer drug

Ahmedabad, June 30, 2014 - Reinforcing its oncology product range, Ahmedabad-basedIntas Pharmaceuticals has introduced azacitidine molecule incancer drug Azadine in India to help fight Myelodysplastic Syndrome (MDS) and acute myelogenous leukaemia (AML).Azadine has been priced at one-fifth of the...

Women in Pharma: A path-breaking initiative to close in on the gender gap in...

An exclusive summit by UBM India under the aegis of the India Pharma Week Mumbai, November 30, 2017: The 2nd edition of the celebrated India Pharma Week, a UBM India initiative -- introduced last year to celebrate a decade of...

Toll free number for TB patients soon, Health Ministry launches ‘Call to Action for...

New Delhi, April 24, 2015: The Union Minister for Health & Family Welfare Shri J. P. Nadda announced that a toll-free number will be launched soon to reach out to all suspected TB patients for counseling and treatment. Sh....

GSK hit by poor lung drug sales, CEO dislikes mega-mergers

LONDON, May 01, 2014 - GlaxoSmithKline's sales fell 10 percent in the first quarter as its flagship lung drug Advair struggled in a tough U.S. market, highlighting the kind of pricing pressures behind a wave of deals sweeping the...

GSK and Save the Children offer $1 million award for healthcare innovations in developing...

New Delhi, July 03, 2014  : The Healthcare Innovation Award contributes to an ambitious partnership between GSK and Save the Children, which aims to save the lives of a million of the world’s poorest children  GSK and Save the...

Vision India 2020: Harvard Medical School, India

October 30,2013 :As our MIT India project gained its stride, and MIT won tremendous international acclaim for the vision and leadership it demonstrated in promoting open education, the folks at Harvard were feeling jealous. They wanted their own playground...

Introduction of Injectable Inactivated Polio Vaccination

New Delhi, May 09, 2015: The Government proposes to introduce injectable Inactivated Polio Vaccine (IPV) in its on-going Universal Immunization Programme (UIP) simultaneously with the existing Oral Polio Vaccine (OPV) under the UIP. As a part of Polio Endgame...

Fi & Hi India 2013 unveils a roadmap for the Indian Food Industry to...

Mumbai, October 05, 2013: India is fast becoming one of the most sought after destinations for food investments. As per a finding by the Government of India – the Indian food industry is currently growing at an annual rate...

Status of AIIMS Like Institutions in States

New Delhi, July 09, 2014 - Regarding the status of commencement of work at AIIMS like institutions being set up in the country State-wise, the Union Health and Family Welfare Minister Dr Harsh Vardhan stated that under first phase...

Zydus Cadila gets USFDA’s nod for Candesartan Cilexetil, HCl tablets

Mumbai, November 30, 2017:  Pharma Major, Zydus Cadila has received the final approval from the United States Food and Drug Administration (USFDA) to market Candesartan Cilexetil and Hydrochlorothiazide Tablets USP in the strengths of 16 mg/12.5 mg, 32 mg/12.5...