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Spider silk vaccine may check cancer

New Delhi, June 14, 2018: Scientists have developed microcapsules made of spider silk that can deliver cancer vaccines directly to the heart of immune cells. To fight cancer, researchers increasingly use vaccines that stimulate the body’s immune system to identify...

After Nipah, Dengue Outbreak in Kerala

New Delhi, June 13, 2018: According to a data provided by the Integrated Disease Surveillance Project, total 180 suspected and 14 confirmed cases have been reported since June 1 of dengue outbreak in Kerala. The data also suggested that on June...

GOQii Announces Cancer Care program: India’s first and a Holistic Cancer Management Program designed...

A combined effort to make cancer care affordable!! New Delhi, May 18, 2018: GOQii Inc., India’s leading preventive health care platform, today announced the launch of ‘GOQii Cancer Care’ a Holistic Cancer Management Program in collaboration with Luke Coutinho's Holistic Healing brand. Under this...

Thalassemia

By Dr. S. Manohar, Director - Internal Medicine, Sakra World Hospital. New Delhi, May 16, 2018: Thalassaemia (or thalassemia) is a genetic disorder of the blood whichoriginated in the Mediterranean region. ... Haemoglobin is the protein in red blood cells which carries oxygen....

Why Thalassaemia Is A Growing Concern In Our Country?

By Mr.Praveen Gupta, MD of premas lifescience New Delhi, May 12, 2018: Thalassaemia is a genetic blood disorder characterised by unusual production of haemoglobin in the body. The defect results in insufficient oxygen transport i.e severe anaemia due to abnormal haemoglobin production. The disorder has a...

Wider immunization coverage against pneumonia and diarrhea could prevent 1 child death every 6...

This World Immunization Week, experts share "Vaccines Prevent, Vaccines Protect" message. Bangalore, May 05, 2018: This year for the recently concluded World Immunization Week (April 24-30) local experts from Karnataka, came in with full support for national immunization efforts to save the...

Interleukin-17 Inhibitor Shows High Efficacy After One Year of Therapy in Psoriasis Patients

New Delhi, April 28, 2018: In March 2018, BIOCAD analyzed results from its Phase II study in which the original Russian IL-17 inhibitor proved highly effective in long-term therapy in patients with severe psoriasis. The drug also showed great...

Liver Function Abnormalities Observed More in Men from North India, an analysis from SRL...

Analysis done basis more than 4.24 lakh samples gathered over three years Three main liver tests indicated higher abnormalities in men as compared to women  New Delhi, April 22, 2018: On the occasion of World Liver day, SRL Diagnostics...

Unintended Pregnancy Decreasing; Quality Of Family Planning Care Improving Across India

India has made respectable gains over the past 2.5 years in improving family planning access and use of contraceptives among women. More women are using contraception, unintended pregnancy is decreasing and the quality of family planning care is...

PM addresses inaugural session of “END TB” Summit

New Delhi, March 14, 2018: The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi, today addressed the inaugural session of the “END TB” summit in New Delhi. He expressed confidence that the Delhi End TB Summit would be a landmark event towards the complete...