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  • Agilent Technologies, GE Healthcare and Life Technologies Join the WIN Consortium

    Villejuif, France: WIN Consortium (Worldwide Innovative Networking in Personalized cancer medicine) (http://www.winconsortium.org) proposed a unique alliance to fight cancer and invites you to join the 3rd annual symposium: Gateways to efficacy of cancer diagnostics and therapeutics to be held on 6th to 8th of July at the Palais des Congrès in Paris, France. WIN Consortium […]

    Apollo Hospitals’ ‘Billion Hearts Beating’ India’s Biggest, Largest Heart Crusade

    New Delhi : Apollo Hospitals, all across the country are now covered in ‘red’, marking the emphasis towards the cause for a healthy heart; staff across 52 centres showed their solidarity and support by taking the pledge “Billion Hearts Beating.” (http://www.billionheartsbeating.com) Following the vision of Dr Prathap C Reddy, Chairman, Apollo Hospitals Group, the Billion […]

    BIOTRONIK Introduces New Unique Reliaty Pacing System Analyzer

    Berlin : BIOTRONIK SE & Co. KG, has announced the European launch of the Reliaty pacing system analyzer after CE approval and successful pre-market evaluation. The pacing system analyzer (PSA) is used during an implantation of implantable pacemakers, implantable cardioverter-defibrillators (ICDs) and Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy (CRT) systems to ensure adequate lead placement, maintenance of basic […]

    Dr. S .Natarajan, noted eye surgeon from Mumbai, receives the prestigious “Air Marshal Dr. M. S. Boparai oration Award”

    Mumbai: The Ocular Trauma Society of India was founded by Air Marshal, Dr. M.S. Boparai, to sensitize army doctors towards the area of Ocular Trauma. The institute aims to promote and stimulate general advancement, education, prevention, management and research activities related to ocular trauma. Over the years, the institute has grown to include ophthalmologists from […]

    Clot-Busting Drug THR-100 (Staphylokinase) Enters Phase III Clinical Trials in India

    Hyderabad :Bharat Biotech (www.bharatbiotech.com) today announced it has initiated a Phase III trial in India with THR-100 in patients suffering an acute myocardial infarction (AMI or heart attack). Bharat Biotech is a leading innovator and manufacturer of vaccines and biologics with focus on emerging markets. The trial is expected to recruit approximately 120 patients. Bharat […]

    Global obesity levels doubled during last 30 years: report

    The British Medical Publication, The Lancet, has released the study which suggests global obesity levels have doubled during the last thirty years. In the developed world, Americans have the highest average Body Mass Index, BMI, Japan the lowest. People are also getting bigger in Latin America, parts of the West Asia and China reflecting increased […]

    World Cancer Day being observed today

    Today is World Cancer Day. This year, the theme is ‘Teaching children and teenagers to avoid UV exposure by being sun smart’. The World Health Organisation estimates that 84 million people will die of cancer between 2005 and 2015 without adequate treatment. We spoke to the Chief of the Cancer centre of the All India […]

    Nitto Denko Acquires Avecia Biotechnology

    Japan : Japan’s leading diversified materials manufacturer, Nitto Denko Corporation, today announced that it has acquired Avecia Biotechnology, Inc. through Nitto Americas, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary in Teaneck, New Jersey. Located in Milford, Massachusetts, Avecia Biotechnology is a recognized leader in therapeutic nucleic acid manufacturing and development services. Avecia provides services for DNA and […]

    De Montfort University: Ancient Practice of Clay Eating Putting Pregnant Women at Risk

    United Kingdom : Pregnant women eating baked clay could be exposing themselves and their unborn child to toxic chemicals, according to research by De Montfort University (DMU) in Leicester, UK. The practice of eating clay, known as geophagy, is an ancient tradition that is widespread in many parts of the world, particularly Africa and parts […]

    Volk Mini Gonio Lens for Static and Dynamic Gonioscopy with Compact, Four Mirror Design

    Mumbai: Designed for small anatomies and narrow palpebral fissures, Volk Optical’s new Mini 4 Mirror Gonio Lens delivers complete angle views. With a slight lens rotation, the Mini 4 Mirror offers a full view of the chamber angle at 1.0x magnification. The small body and ring ease manipulation of the lens, especially within a small […]