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Distinguished industry leaders engage in a turnkey meeting to add fillip to India’s pre-eminent...

The exclusive, closed-door CEO Round Table belongs to the Stream of Leadership under the celebrated India Pharma Week umbrella In its second edition, the Round Table will cull the recommendations from elite thought leaders that will result in...

The ‘Medical Internet of Things’ creates opportunities, risks

Zurich, January 28, 2016: Novartis wants every puff of its emphysema drug Onbrez to go into the cloud. The Swiss drugmaker has teamed up with US technology firm Qualcomm to develop an internet-connected inhaler that can send information about how...

mHealth Applications Paving better avenues for Clinical Peer Discussion – Pawan Gupta, Co-Founder, Curofy

Bengaluru, November 27, 2015: Mobile Health or mHealth refers to the use of mobile devices to improve health diagnosis and other aspects of healthcare. The World Health Organization has defined mHealth as a component of eHealth. It defined...

OrthoNeuro Surgeon Performs the First Robotics-Assisted Bi-Cruciate Retaining Total Knee Replacement with the NAVIO™...

Columbus, December 24, 2017: Dr. Mark Gittins, OrthoNeuro Orthopedic Surgeon completed the first robotics-assisted bi-cruciate retaining total knee replacement procedure in Ohio. This surgical milestone occurred on November 28, 2017 at the New Albany Surgery Center and represents one of...

Novartis taps into gene editing for next generation drugs

* Deals signed with biotech firms Intellia and Caribou * Swiss drugmaker to use CRISPR gene editing technology * Intellia tie-up covers CART and hematopoietic stem cells * Caribou collaboration focused on drug discovery tools London, February 2015 - Novartis is diving deeper...

Innovation of Immunisation Technologies

New Delhi, April 27, 2016:As per SRS 2013, 1.26 million children under the age of five are estimated to die in India every year. 57 percent of under-five deaths occur in neonatal period, i.e. within the first 28 days...

Patients from Bihar connect with top docs online

Bihar, September24, 2014: - As technology finds acceptance among more people beyond the metropolitan cities, healthcare is unleashing this potential to reach out and attend to more patients far and away. Until now, for patients referring a top doctor...

Redefining Wheelchair: Technology driven modifications can empower people with disabilities

Bengaluru, March 30, 2016: Technology-backed wheelchair modification is the new route towards making wheelchairs self-sustaining and dignified, writes Dr H S Chhabra, Medical Director & Chief of Spine Service at Indian Spinal Injuries Centre When our eyes first come across...

Healthcare firms to spend $1.08 b on IT

New Delhi March 4, 2014:- Healthcare providers in India are expected to spend $1.08 billion on IT products and services in 2014, a four per cent increase over 2013. This forecast by Gartner includes spending by healthcare providers...

Shri J P Nadda at Vibrant Gujarat Health Summit: Research and Innovation need to...

New Delhi, Jan 13, 2015: Any research in the field of medicine, whether it be in the area of medical equipments and devices, drugs or even in best practises and systems change, needs to have people at its centre. Innovation...