Successful pig kidney transplantation done into a human for first time at NYU Langone Health in New YorkOct 20, 2021
The procedure involved use altering the genes of pig so that its tissues no longer contained a molecule known to trigger almost immediate rejection of the organ in this case kidney.
Tata Health provides instant consultation service through a wide network of physicians and specialists, enabling immediate medical advice for any health issue without having to wait for an appointment.
According to a press release issued by the city-based drug maker, the FDA approved Lenalidomide capsules in 2.5 mg and 20 mg strengths, and gave tentative approval for 5 mg, 10 mg, 15 mg, and 25 mg strengths.
Now, the amended deal term is cash consideration of Rs 636 crore only as against the combination of cash and equity, earlier announced by the company, it added.
Millions in developing nations from Latin America to the Middle East also are waiting for more doses of Sputnik V after manufacturing woes and other issues have created huge gaps in vaccination campaigns.
The project also looks into the use of existing diagnostic tests and the development of additional methodologies for the surveillance and understanding the spread of emerging diseases, the DBT said in a statement.
Ensuring equitable vaccines for all must for global economic recovery: Nirmala Sitharaman tells G-20Oct 14, 2021
These “should be our policy goals,” Sitharaman said at the in-person meeting of the Fourth G20 Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors (FMCBG) under the Italian presidency.
Health and Education Ministers commit to health promoting schools for all in WHO South-East Asia RegionOct 12, 2021
The Health Promoting School approach aims at advancing health, nutrition, mental health and the overall wellbeing of school-age children and adolescents, teachers and other staff members.
The US regulator has also indicated that a compliance verification would be performed during re-inspection of the said facility in the next review cycle, it added.
COPD is a long-term condition that causes inflammation in the lungs, damaging the lung tissue and narrowing the airways, all of which make breathing difficult.
US CEOs join hands to help India during Covid crisis at India Ideas Summit of US-India Business CouncilOct 08, 2021
American CEOs, who were at the forefront of galvanising the business community to help India during its COVID-19 crisis early this year reflected upon the outpouring of support for their efforts to save lives in India.
Microland donates cardio-neuro ambulance to KMF Hospital in Tamil Nadu to provide timely critical careOct 08, 2021
The cardio –neuro ambulance will cater to 41 villages having a tribal population of 33,570 in remote Kotagiri region of Tamil Nadu.
US based Svast partners with CityMed to offer digital healthcare solutions to citizens of UzbekistanOct 08, 2021
Digitalisation in the healthcare industry has made medical care services accessible to the common man by transforming the way health care providers and patients interact.
HCAH had acquired transition care firm SuVitas Holistic Healthcare in August this year.
Starting with the pediatric health population of 150+ million students in India, Health Basix aims to ease out the biggest care experience for families with a holistic solution.
Kiran Mazumdar Shaw clarifies to stock exchanges that no Indian resident holds key to her husband John Shaw offshore entityOct 08, 2021
Glentec is a registered entity in Mauritius disclosed to both Reserve Bank of India (RBI) and Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI).
Merck announces Molnupiravir reduced risk of death at a planned interim analysis of its Phase 3 trialOct 02, 2021
Through Day 29, no deaths were reported in patients who received molnupiravir, as compared to 8 deaths in patients who received placebo.
The five companies are collaborating for the clinical trial of the investigational oral anti-viral drug Molnupiravir for the treatment of mild COVID-19 in an outpatient setting in India.
“Antiviral treatments that can be taken at home to keep people with COVID-19 out of the hospital are critically needed,” Wendy Holman, Ridgeback’s CEO, said in a statement.
Besides premature deaths, the current expansion could cause 8,360 preterm births and 10,310 asthma emergency visits over the next decade, the report by C40 Cities, a network of the world’s megacities committed to addressing climate change, says.
The active cases were 828 of whom 118 were undergoing treatment in hospitals while the remaining 710 patients were in home isolation.
As the ‘poshan maah’ (nutrition month) draws to close, experts have highlighted the importance of correct feeding practices which they say is a key to address the problem of malnutrition.
Around 26% of Indian adults between the ages of 45-59 years and 32% of those above the age of 60 are affected.
Presence of heart disease or its risk factors like hypertension, diabetes, dyslipidemia etc. increases risk of acquiring COVID-19 infection. Pre-existing heart disease also increases mortality 10 times more as compared to the general population.
Studies carried out early on in the pandemic reported a lower prevalence of active smokers among people admitted to hospital with COVID-19 than in the general population.
What’s Digital Health ID? Genesis to use, here’s everything about centralised health record mechanismSep 28, 2021
The idea for a health ID goes back to 2018 when the PM expressed in Niti Aayog proposal a centralized mechanism to identify every user in National Health Stack.
Poised to grow to USD 120 to 130 billion by 2030, the pharma sector contributes significantly to India’s economic growth— 1.7 percent to the country’s GDP last year as compared to its contribution at one percent, a decade ago.