07 Jan 2015
Washington: A new study suggests that apart from urine, pharmaceuticals and chemicals from personal care products end up in swimming pools and may impact your health. These chemicals interact with chlorine to produce disinfection byproducts with unknown properties.
31 Dec 2014
New Delhi: Glenmark Pharmaceuticals has received shareholders' nod to raise up to USD 300 million (around Rs 1,890 crore) through issue of securities.
10 Dec 2014
New Delhi: Drug major Cipla on Wednesday said its Mauritius subsidiary Meditab Holdings has signed a deal to sell its entire 48.22 percent stake in China-based Jiangsu Cdymax Pharmaceuticals for USD 18.5 million (over Rs 114 crore).
20 Nov 2014
New Delhi: Pharmaceuticals firm Cipla on Thursday announced an agreement with Serum Institute of India for distribution of paediatric vaccines in Europe.
20 Nov 2014
Mumbai: Indian-origin Governor of the US state of South Carolina, Nikki Haley on Thursday said she is very optimistic about India and will focus on building ties between the two countries.
26 Aug 2014
New York: An Indian-origin researcher at Michigan Technological University has deciphered how Glycoconjugates-biomolecules that hold sugars in the body like scaffolds for reacting with other molecules, can lead to new and better drugs.
13 Nov 2014
Chennai: The Tamil Nadu government will hold a two-day Global Investors' Meet (GIM) here from May 23, 2015 to showcase the state's potential and also lure investments.
23 Sep 2014
New Delhi: The government has stripped drug pricing authority NPPA of powers to cap prices of non- essential drugs after its recent order triggered industry protests.
12 Aug 2014
Freetown: Eight Chinese medical workers who treated Ebola patients have been quarantined in Sierra Leone, as health experts grapple with ethical questions over the use of experimental drugs to combat the killer virus.
21 May 2014
New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Wednesday asked the Andhra Pradesh High Court to take a decision within two days on a plea challenging merger of Sun Pharmaceutical with Ranbaxy.