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  • Tuesday, March, 2019| Today's Market | Current Time: 11:29:26
  • Welch Allyn Introduces Handheld Digital Blood Pressure Device to Markets Outside the United States and Canada

    New York– Welch Allyn, a leading global provider of frontline medical products and solutions, introduced the Connex® ProBP™ 3400, an automated digital blood pressure device designed to fit in the palm of the hand. Borrowing Welch Allyn SureBP™ technology from the company’s multiparameter vital signs devices, the Connex ProBP delivers fast, accurate blood pressure readings […]

    Real-Time Nanolaser DNA Imaging To Locate Carcinogens And Their Induced Changes In Living Cells

    Imagine the day a machine can draw your blood, screen it for genetic mutations and chemical variations that can cause cancer, and pop out a drug tailor-made for your DNA. That hypothetical drug would target – and fix – the point irregularities which have accumulated over time that can lead to the formation of tumors […]

    85 more test positive; dengue cases reach 3,468 in Delhi

    As the Commonwealth Games commences on Sunday, the national capital continued to grapple with dengue outbreak with cases of the vector-borne disease reaching 3,468 after 85 more patients tested positive on Saturday. With two more dengue deaths reported on Friday the toll in the city has reached seven this season. South Delhi continued to be […]

    Semler Research Center Invests in New Pharmacological Research and Drug evaluation Facility in Bangalore

    Bangalore: Semler Research Centre Pvt. Ltd. (SRC), a leading contract research organization & subsidiary of  Semler Group,  has announced the inauguration of its 25000 sq ft Centre for Drug evaluation and pharmacology research in Bangalore by Mr. Ronald Semler, Chairman, Semler Group of Companies. The company has invested about $10 million towards its facilities in […]

    Scientists Discover Gene That Controls Stem Cells In Central Nervous System

    Scientists at the Medical Research Council (MRC) have discovered that a gene called Sox9 plays a critical role in how stem cells behave and is crucial in the development of the central nervous system. These results could potentially help researchers manipulate stem cells in the brain and develop new regenerative treatments for stroke, Alzheimer’s disease […]

    Daycare Puts Children With Lung Disease At Risk For Serious Illness

    Exposure to common viruses in daycare puts children with a chronic lung condition caused by premature birth at risk for serious respiratory infections, according to a study from Johns Hopkins Children’s Center published in the October issue of Pediatrics. The researchers say their findings should prompt pediatricians to monitor their prematurely born patients, regardless of […]

    Alexandria – Frost & Sullivan 2010 India Excellence in Healthcare Award Recipients Honored at a Gala Ceremony in Mumbai Data file

    Mumbai, Maharashtra, India–With the world’s attention continuously focused on the Indian healthcare sector, and this market more dynamic than ever, it is essential for the industry to have an annual platform to recognize the exemplary work done by organizations and individuals for their significant contributions and achievements. Taking this initiative forward, Frost & Sullivan organized […]

    K.M. Hospital Launches ‘Bloom’ Fertility Centre

    Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India–K.M. Speciality Hospital, a popular healthcare delivery system in Chennai, has launched a fertility centre `Bloom’ at the hospital premises in R.K. Shanmugam Salai, K.K. Nagar, for catering to all those who are in need of assisted reproductive services. The centre was inaugurated recently (26 Sep. 2010) by Dr. Asha Rao, a […]

    Biocon and CIM to Collaborate in Immunology Research Program

    Bangalore, Karnataka, India– Biocon Limited (NSE: BIOCON), Asia’s premier biotechnology companies, and the Center of Molecular Immunology (CIM), based in Havana, Cuba, have strengthened their existing research partnership by joining forces for an integrated antibody program in immunology. Both entities have successfully collaborated for almost a decade on an integrated program to manufacture and clinically […]

    Muljibhai Patel Urological Hospital (NADIAD) Acquires Latest ROBOT for Urological Surgeries Image file

    Nadiad, Gujarat, India– The Muljibhai Patel Urological Hospital in Nadiad has become the first hospital in Gujarat to acquire the latest state-of-the-art robotic surgical system – the da Vinci Si from Intuitive Surgical, at a cost of Rs.10 crores. Robot plays a major role in treating cancer of kidney, bladder and prostate and doing reconstructive […]