Glenmark to launch higher strength of FabiFlu for treatment of mild to moderate Covid
Glenmark has also commenced a post-marketing surveillance study on FabiFlu to closely monitor the efficacy and safety of the drug in a large pool...
Covid-19: Maharashtra records highest single-day spike of 11,514 cases, 316 deaths
As the virus claimed another 316 lives, the state's death toll climbed to 16,792. A statement from the department said that 10,854 patients...
Covid-19: Israel claims ‘excellent vaccine in hand’; set to start human trials
Israel's Defence Minister Benny Gantz visited the Israel Institute of Biological Research where he met with its director Prof Shmuel Shapira to...
India, Japan need closer cooperation in pharma, medical devices sector: Pharma Secretary
The Indian government has also launched a production linked incentive (PLI) scheme for promoting manufacturing of medical devices across the country.
India’s COVID-19 recovery rate rises to 67.62 pc; case fatality rate drops to 2.07 pc: Govt
India saw a single-day spike of 56,282 cases, taking the country's COVID-19 tally to 19,64,536, while the death toll due to COVID-19 climbed to...
Graded multi-level institutional response kept COVID-19 cases, deaths per million low: Harsh Vardhan
The Union health minister said as a strategy, India divided its facilities into COVID and non-COVID facilities.
UP records highest single-day spike of 4,586 COVID-19 cases, 61 deaths
The number of active cases in the state has gone up to 43,654 and 63,402 have been discharged from hospitals after treatment, he said.
WHO urges southeast Asia region members to bolster essential health services hit by COVID-19
A rapid assessment of 25 essential services carried out by WHO in May showed significant disruptions to essential health services around the globe,...
No benefit of plasma therapy in reducing COVID-19 mortality risk, says AIIMS trial interim analysis
The therapy involves taking antibodies from the blood of a person who has recovered from COVID-19 and transfusing those into an active coronavirus...
The fitness industry continues to bear the brunt of COVID-19
The movement aimed at encouraging India’s 130 crore population to remain healthy and fit by including physical activities and sports in their daily...
Centre releases Rs 890 cr as 2nd tranche of package for COVID-19 health system preparedness
Prime Minister Narendra Modi had announced the Rs 15,000 crore package as part of the 'Whole of Government' approach wherein the Centre is leading...
Coronavirus vaccine: Why the DCGI nod for Oxford candidate trials in India is significant
India has decided to roll out a registry that would collect the data of COVID-19 patients from across the country and would be used to figure out...