Mitra Biotech partners with Israel’s Gotect Diagnostic

2017-12-04 09:46:08

Mitra Biotech has announced an agreement with Gotect Diagnostic for the exclusive right to represent Mitra in Israel.By Team ABLEMitra Biotech has announced an agreement with Gotect Diagnostic for the exclusive right to represent Mitra in Israel.Mitra\'s CANscript platform recreates a patient\'s own tumor microenvironment in vitro, measures multiple parameters to determine whether a tumor is respo

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India, Italy sign MoU for enhanced cooperation in the health sector

2017-12-04 09:45:00

The MoU recognizes the potential for exchanges in the health sector between the two countriesBy Team ABLEIndia and Italy signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for enhanced cooperation in the health sector, here today. J P Nadda, Union Minister of Health & Family Welfare and Ms. Beatrice Lorenzin, Health Minister of Italy signed the MoU in the presence of senior officers from the Health Mi

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Jubilant Biosys achieves early milestone on a collaborative discovery program with Sanofi

2017-12-04 09:43:42

The milestone reflects the successful transition of a collaborative program to the next phase in the discovery and development process. By Team ABLEBengaluru-based subsidiary of Jubilant Life Sciences Ltd., Jubilant Biosys Ltd has announced that the company has successfully achieved an early stage milestone related to a collaborative program with Sanofi in Frankfurt, Germany focused on metabolic d

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India has reduced its new malaria cases by one third: Union Minister J P Nadda

2017-12-04 09:43:05

Union Health Minister further said that India as a hub for research and science would also support malaria implementation research, as well as capacity building in health research. By Team ABLEIndia has reduced its new malaria cases by one third, and even crossed the malaria mortality targets of 2020. This was stated by J P Nadda, Union Minister of Health and Family Welfare at the High Level Round

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ICMR, Zydus co-develop new diagnostic kits to detect rare and neglected infectious diseases

2017-12-04 09:42:03

Under an ICMR and Zydus public-private partnership initiative, simple, quick and cost-effective diagnostic kits have been developed to detect transmittable infectious diseases By Team ABLEThe Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) and Zydus have announced the launch of new diagnostic kits, developed by ICMR’s National Institute of Virology (NIV), Pune to detect neglected infectious diseases i

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US extends new financial support for ending tuberculosis epidemic in India

2017-12-04 09:40:59

USAID will announce a new $1 million effort to bring greater awareness to TB\'s stigmaBy Team ABLEToday, the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) announced further action to help India in its fight against Tuberculosis (TB). India has the world\'s highest incidence of TB, with 2.8 million cases annually, and accounts for more than a quarter of the global TB burden. India also has the

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Health Ministry and ICMR launch India Hypertension Management Initiative (IHMI)

2017-11-29 12:06:22

The IHMI aims to reduce disability and death related to cardiovascular disease (CVD)By Team ABLEAt a function, held on November 27th, Preeti Sudan, Secretary (HFW) and Dr. Soumya Swaminathan, Secretary, DHR and DG, ICMR, launched the India Hypertension Management Initiative (IHMI). The IHMI aims to reduce disability and death related to cardiovascular disease (CVD), the leading cause of death in I

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International Vaccine Conference brainstormed on cutting edge discoveries to facilitate future research & policies

2017-11-29 12:04:42

Experts brainstormed on the cutting edge discoveries that will facilitate future vaccine research and help design better policies for future in these areasBy Team ABLEThe International Centre for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology (ICGEB) inaugurated and organized the International Vaccine Conference for two days at ICGEB Campus, New Delhi on November 28th. This conference brought together more

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Saama to open new AI-based clinical analytics lab in Chennai

2017-11-29 12:03:28

Saama’s new lab will focus on deep learning to optimize clinical trial technology and accelerate the drug discovery and development process.By Team ABLEClinical analytics company, Saama Technologies Inc. has announced that the company will open a new Artificial Intelligence research laboratory in Chennai. In October, Saama opened new offices in Bridgewater, New Jersey.“Chennai will be a locati

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AstraZeneca, Chinese Future Industry Investment Fund establish joint venture to develop new medicines in China

2017-11-28 11:35:04

Collaboration aims to accelerate local development of innovative medicines for patients in China and builds on AstraZeneca’s strong presence in the countryBy Team ABLEAstraZeneca has announced a strategic joint venture with the Chinese Future Industry Investment Fund (FIIF) to form an equally-owned, stand-alone company in China to discover, develop and commercialise potential new medicines to he

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