zika vaccine

Phase I Clinical Trial Of Zika Vaccine To Begin Next Month

Tests, which involve 48 adults, will be randomised and placebo-controlled Bharat Biotech International Ltd in Hyderabad will start the Phase I clinical trial of Zika  vaccine (MR 766) in two centres in India next month. RELATED: Zika...
bharat biotech

Bharat Biotech’s Zika Vaccine 100% Efficient In Animal Trials

Study shows that it works against both Asian and African strains of virus The Hyderabad-based Bharat Biotech’s ‘killed Zika virus vaccine’ using an African strain has shown 100% efficacy against mortality and disease in animal...
Inoviem Scientific

Inoviem Scientific Raises €750k From Existing Financial Partners

Funding allows the company to broaden its range of services and finance its move to new laboratory facilities with five times more space in the Illkirch-Graffenstaden innovation park in northeast France Strasbourg, France, April 18,...
Pharmaceutical

California Presses Forward In Fight To Regulate Pharmaceutical Companies

In November, California voters defeated a ballot proposal that would have given state government more control over drug prices. It was a victory for pharmaceutical companies, which spent more than $100 million campaigning against the measure. Now the industry...
Glenmark

Glenmark Gets USFDA Nod For Anti-Cholesterol Drug

Drug firm Glenmark Pharmaceuticals today said it has received final approval from the USFDA for its generic version of Fenofibrate capsules used for lowering cholesterol. The company has been granted final approval by the United...
abbott

Abbott’s Stent Faces Another Storm, This Time On Safety

Even as healthcare major Abbott's bio-absorable stent ‘Absorb' battles price control challenges in India, another storm seems to be blowing in from Europe. The healthcare multinational has sent a letter to doctors in Europe informing...
health coverage

Death By 1,000 Cuts: How Republicans Can Still Alter Your Health Coverage

The Affordable Care Act’s worst enemies are now in charge of the vast range of health coverage it created. They’re also discussing changes that could affect a wider net of employment-based policies and Medicare coverage...
ATUM

ATUM Launches Cell-Line Development Service

Newark, USA, 10th April 2017 / ATUM (formerly DNA2.0) has announced an expansion of its services to include cell line development, which has been enabled by the company’s proprietary Leap-In Transposase genome engineering tools.  ATUM...
abbott i-STAT

Abbott Strengthens Point-Of-Care Biz With Portable i-STAT

About three years ago, the Defence Research and Development Organsiation (DRDO) sourced a couple of hand-held i-STAT devices to check the blood parameters of soldiers posted at the Siachen base. Such tests are required...
Healthcare At Home India

Quadria Capital To Invest $40 mn In Healthcare At Home India

Noida-based home healthcare services provider Health Care At Home India Pvt Ltd will raise $40 million (Rs 250 crore) from healthcare-focused private equity firm Quadria Capital Advisors Pvt Ltd. “We have committed to a milestone-based...