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  • Monolaurin: A Wonder Immune Boosting Component

    MUMBAI : A workshop conducted by HEAL Foundation in the city recently identified a 12 carbon medium chain fatty acid namely Lauric acid which showed superior immune modulating property. Experts revealed that lauric acid gets converted to a biologically active molecule named Monolaurin which effectively kills disease causing bacteria, virus and fungi. Mother’s milk is […]

    Scientists unveils first Made in India rotavirus vaccine

    Scientists on Tuesday unveiled the first completely indigenous and affordable vaccine to prevent severe rotavirus diarrhoea, which kills more than one lakh children under the age of five in India every year. The results of the Phase III clinical trials of the Rotavac vaccine, a culmination of efforts spanning 28 years, released at an international […]

    Move More, Eat Smarter: Simple Changes Could Help Reduce Obesity in Europe, Says Prof. James O. Hill, US Obesity Expert

    England : Small changes to daily physical activity and diet could help Europe’s adults fight obesity, according to Professor James O. Hill, PhD, from University of Colorado’s School of Medicine, Denver, Colorado USA. Speaking at ‘Small changes, big difference: An innovative approach to sustained weight loss, an International Sweeteners Association (ISA) sponsored event at the […]

    Contraceptives Market is Expected to Reach USD 23.3 Billion Globally in 2018: Transparency Market Research

    ALBANY, New York : According to a new market report published by Transparency Market Research (http://www.transparencymarketresearch.com) “Contraceptives Market (Drugs, Devices, Pills, Hormonal & Copper IUDs, Vaginal Rings, Subdermal Implants, Topical Contraceptives, Injectables, Diaphragms, Sponges, Male & Female Condoms) – Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth and Forecast, 2012 – 2018,” the global contraceptives market was […]

    Rotavirus Vaccine Developed in India Demonstrates Strong Efficacy

    New Delhi : The Government of India’s Department of Biotechnology (DBT) and Bharat Biotech announced positive results from a Phase III clinical trial of a rotavirus vaccine developed and manufactured in India. Data from the trial, presented today at the International Symposium on Rotavirus Vaccines for India—The Evidence and the Promise, showed ROTAVAC® to have […]

    Hong Kong International Medical Fair Opens at HKCEC

    Hong Kong :  More than 210 exhibitors, a new participation record, are taking part in the fourth edition of the HKTDC Hong Kong International Medical Devices and Supplies Fair. That’s 26 per cent higher than last year’s exhibitor total. The show continues through 16 May at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre (HKCEC). This […]

    Moving Beyond the Pill: Data Science to Impact Medicine More than the Drugs Themselves

    TOKYO :  The global healthcare industry is in the middle of a massive remix, with disciplines merging and cross-pollinating.  Technology continues to intrude into biology and society, as boundaries shift and disappear.  Progressive healthcare business models are evolving to focus on personalization, communication, decentralization and collaboration.  To keep up, traditional care organizations must capture other […]

    Diabetes Add to Economic and Social Cost -DGHS

    Dr Jagdish Prasad, Director General Health services, Government of India said that , Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) and Eli Lilly, the pharmaceutical major, are coming together to form a national platform  for creating new ideations and approaches for controlling and managing growing incidence of diabetes in the country.  This unique initiative will be supported […]

    Gray Hair and Vitiligo Reversed at the Root

    Hair dye manufacturers are on notice: The cure for gray hair is coming. That’s right, the need to cover up one of the classic signs of aging with chemical pigments will be a thing of the past thanks to a team of European researchers. In a new research report published online in The FASEB Journal […]

    Human Brain Cells Developed in Lab, Grow in Mice

    A key type of human brain cell developed in the laboratory grows seamlessly when transplanted into the brains of mice, UC San Francisco researchers have discovered, raising hope that these cells might one day be used to treat people with Parkinson’s disease, epilepsy, and possibly even Alzheimer’s disease, as well as and complications of spinal […]