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  • Monday, June, 2019| Today's Market | Current Time: 08:52:40
  • Focus on tackling vector borne diseases: ICMR DG

    With dengue claiming many lives across the country, the government is focusing in a big way on tackling vector-borne diseases, Secretary Health Research and ICMR Director General V M Katoch today said. “Our focus in a big way is going to be on the vector borne diseases, primarily dengue and chikungunya,” Katoch told the news […]

    Retirement age of faculty doctors to be raised: Azad

    The Centre is considering raising the retirement age of faculty doctors of medical colleges from 65 to 70 years, Union Health Minister Ghulam Nabi Azad has said. Azad made the announcement while addressing a public gathering after laying the foundation stone of a 150 crore super speciality hospital at Tanda near Dharamsala on Wednesday. Highlighting […]

    Disposable Volk Vitrectomy Lenses Deliver High Resolution Convenience

    Mumbai :Volk Optical has expanded its Disposable Vitrectomy Lens line with five new Direct Image lenses. The direct image lenses provide excellent visualization for a range of vitrectomy procedures with time-saving, disposable convenience. The high surface quality and light transmission of the new lenses overcome the optical quality issues typically associated with disposable lenses to […]

    TL Jones Supplies Elevator Safety and Information Systems to Dr L H Hirananadani Hospital in Mumbai

    Mumbai : TL Jones has recently supplied its Microscan M150 infrared light curtains, E-motive Evolution S2 elevator display systems, 3D elevator hall lanterns and LED down-lights to the prestigious Dr L H Hiranandani Hospital in Mumbai. The Microscan light curtains, which are installed on the elevator doors, produce 154 invisible criss-cross beams and prevent the […]

    Syndeohealth Partners with Nargund Research Foundation

    Bangalore:  Syndeohealth, India’s leading Physician Relationship Management Company, today announced that it has partnered with Bangalore based Nargund Research Foundation, to make it easy for physicians to access clinically relevant information on drugs. Dr. H. J Hrishikeshavan, Director, Dept of Pharmacology at Nargund College says “this partnership will better equip pharmacy students to face the […]

    Govt mulls making vaccine prod units autonomous

    Government is considering giving autonomous status to three public sector vaccine production units besides setting up an advisory board to help improve the production of vaccines. The proposal is being mulled following the submission of a report by a committee set up to look into the manufacturing practices being followed by these units. The panel […]

    PPC Worldwide Acquires IPS Worldwide to Serve Demand For Mental Health and Wellness Support in Asia-Pacific and Australia

    United States : PPC Worldwide, a business of OptumHealth, announced plans to acquire leading Australian employee assistance program (EAP) provider IPS Worldwide to enhance its global EAP capabilities in Asia-Pacific and Australia. This latest investment underscores OptumHealth’s commitment to expanding its international capabilities to meet the needs of multinational employers. PPC Worldwide is a global […]

    Education for Health and Other Leading Experts Call for National Strategies to Tackle COPD

    London : COPD Uncovered 2010, a new report issued on November 17, 2010, exposes the devastating economic, social and personal impact of COPD in the 40–65 years age group – the mainstay of the global workforce. These results have led respiratory experts to call for the implementation of National Strategies to tackle this disease in […]

    New LED Fiber Optic Illuminator Module for Endoscopy, Surgical Microscopy and Headlamp Applications

    Germany: PerkinElmer, Inc., a global leader focused on improving the health and safety of people and the environment, today announced the debut of its new LED Fiber Optic Illuminator Module. The new LED Module is designed for ease of integration by medical OEMs in endoscopy, surgical microscopy and headlamp applications. The LED Module (OTFI-0250) offers […]

    Quintiles and Kadrige Partner to Improve Commercialization of Pharmaceutical Brands

    Quintiles, the world’s leading biopharmaceutical services company, and Kadrige, the market leader in e-detailing and multichannel sales solutions for the pharmaceutical and healthcare industries, today announced a global alliance that brings innovative models to physician detailing to help biotech and pharmaceutical companies increase productivity, overcome complexity and more efficiently demonstrate value for their therapies. Through […]