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  • Mom’s voice ‘plays vital role in activating child’s brain’

    A mom’s voice plays vital role in activating her newborn child’s brain responsible for language learning, says a new study. Researchers from University ofMontreal and Sainte- Justine University Hospital Research Centre claim to have made the discovery after performing electrical recordings on the infants within the 24 hours following their birth. The brain signals also revealed that while the […]

    Merck KGaA and sanofi-aventis Sign Agreement

    Germany : Merck Serono, a division of Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany, announced today that Merck, has signed a worldwide research and development agreement with sanofi-aventis U.S. Inc., under which Merck Serono and sanofi-aventis U.S. Inc. will collaboratively investigate novel experimental combinations of agents that could block specific pathways in cancer cells. This collaboration could deliver […]

    China’s per Capita Antibiotics in-Take 10 Times Global Average

    China’s per capita consumption of antibiotics was 10 times the global average, said an official with the State Food and Drug Administration (SFDA) Thursday. Wu Zhen, deputy head of the SFDA, made the remarks when attending a conference in Haikou City, capital of the southern Hainan Province. Wu said China produced 210,000 tonnes of antibiotics […]

    DSM Nutritional Products Introduces Fabuless in Mumbai

    Mumbai : DSM Nutritional Products, the global Life company headquartered in Switzerland today officially introduced Fabuless in Mumbai, with Jörgen Quick, Marketing Manager, Weight Management, DSM Nutritional Products. The program included the introduction of the company and the ingredient, Fabuless with its unique role in weight management that helps “one to eat less”. With the […]

    Sexual Enhancement Capsules Have Dangerous Ingredient: FDA

    Supposedly “herbal and all natural” sexual enhancement tablets “Man Up Now” were found to contain sulfoaildenafil, a chemical similar to sildenafil (found in Viagra) and can bring blood pressure down in a dangerous way, the FDA (Food and Drug Administration) announced. The FDA is telling people to avoid Man Up Now capsules – if you […]

    Unichem Laboratories Ltd to Secure their Brands Against Counterfeiting

    Mumbai : Unichem and PharmaSecure today announced that Unichem has purchased 70 million of PharmaSecure’s codes to be applied for use in protecting its brand and consumers against counterfeiting and diversion. The unique identifier codes will be applied to several of Unichem’s leading medicines, including Trika for the treatment of anxiety and Losar for the […]

    Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit unveils Novalis Tx at Indraprastha Apollo Hospitals

    New Delhi:  Indraprastha Apollo Hospitals today launched Novalis Tx – a major advancement treating cancer. The technology was unveiled by the Delhi Chief Minister, Smt. Sheila Dikshit, in the presence of Dr Prathap C Reddy, Chairman, Apollo Hospitals Group. Novalis Tx is one of the most advanced, effective methods of radiotherapy and radio surgery. In […]

    Vascular Concepts to Set Up India’s First R&D and Manufacturing Facility for Endovascular Medical Devices

    Bangalore : The Rs 150 crore Bangalore based Vascular Concepts today outlined its plan to reinforce and build on its global leadership in cardiovascular technology. Vascular Concepts announced investments of over Rs fifteen crores to set up India’s first facility for R&D, design and manufacture of endovascular medical devices such as vascular stents, drug eluting […]

    Over Rs 90 crore grant for govt mental institutes, hosps

    The Union ministry of Health and Family welfare has released a grant of over Rs 90 crore for improving infrastructure in government mental hospitals and institutes. “The government has released a total of Rs 90.82 crore as financial assistance to strengthen 19 mental hospitals and institutes across the country,” a health ministry official said. He […]

    Over 450 reserved posts vacant in top govt hospitals

    The government said more than 450 posts under the reserved category were lying vacant in three top state-run hospitals in the national capital owing to various reasons. “498 reserved posts are lying vacant in three Central government hospitals — Safdarjung hospital, Dr Ram Manohar Lohia hospital and Lady Hardinge Medical College and associated hospitals on […]