Indian drug companies\' financials stronger: Moody\'s Investors Service report

2016-11-28 11:49:43

Moody\'s recent report titled Indian Pharmaceutical Companies — A Deep Dive said in the statement that when compared with their global counterparts, Indian pharmaceutical companies have stronger financial profiles with low leverage and high coverage metrics.By Team ABLEIn a recent analysis released by Moody\'s Investors Service, Indian pharmaceutical companies, despite their smaller size, exhibi

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On National Milk Day, a world’s first, National Mission on Bovine Productivity ‘e-pashuhaat’ portal launched

2016-11-28 11:47:16

To connect breeders and farmers, e-pashuhaat portal (www.epashuhaat.gov.in) was launched for the first time in the world on National Milk Day.By Team ABLEIn memory of Dr Verghese Kurien, the Father of White Revolution, National Milk Day was celebrated in India on his birth anniversary. The Union Agriculture & Farmers Welfare Minister, Shri Radha Mohan Singh has said that the milk production ha

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Biotechnology — A growing field in the developing world: CAS-TWAS Centre of Excellence in Biotechnology report

2016-11-28 11:43:38

A detailed new report surveys a broad cross-section of biotechnology work across developing countries, revealing steady growth in fields tied to human well-being worldwide, says a new report by CAS-TWAS Centre of Excellence in Biotechnology By Team ABLEThe developing world is achieving significant growth in a broad cross-section of biotechnology fields, many of them directly tied to food prod

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Researcher Gagandeep Kang receives Infosys Prize for her contribution in rotavirus research

2016-11-25 00:56:54

Professor Gagandeep Kang has been awarded the Infosys Prize in Life ScienceBy Team ABLEWell known life sciences research scientist, Professor Gagandeep Kang has been awarded the Infosys Prize in Life Science for her contributions to understanding the natural history of rotavirus and other infectious diseases that are important both globally and in India. Kang is the Executive Director of Translati

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Eli Lilly’s Alzheimer’s drug Solanezumab fails in trials

2016-11-25 00:53:56

Eli Lilly and Co disclosed the failure of an experimental drug aimed at slowing Alzheimer’s. Lilly said that it’s a late-stage clinical trial of its drug, called solanezumab did not significantly slow cognitive decline in patients with mild dementia due to Alzheimer’sBy Team ABLEPharma major Eli Lilly and Co recently disclosed the failure of an experimental drug aimed at slowing Alzheimer’

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Taro names Sun Pharma’s CFO Uday Baldota as CEO

2016-11-25 00:51:34

Taro has appointed Sun Pharma’s CFO Uday Baldota as CEO and nominated him to Taro\'s board of directorsBy Team ABLETaro Pharmaceutical, a subsidiary of India\'s Sun Pharmaceutical Industries, on Wednesday appointed Sun\'s CFO Uday Baldota as CEO and nominated him to Taro\'s board of directors. The buzz in the industry is that Baldota\'s appointment comes as Sun and its US unit face a probe

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Cytecare Hospitals launches its first organ-site focused hospital in Bangalore

2016-11-25 00:49:47

New chain of cancer hospitals will set a higher standard for cancer care in India and will help fight cancer the right wayBy Team ABLEWith an aim to revolutionize cancer treatment by providing personalized care, the Cytecare network inaugurated its first 150 bed flagship facility in Yelahanka, Bengaluru. The Governor of Karnataka, Mr Vajubhai Vala inaugurated the hospital during an event attended

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Mission Madhumeh reflects progress in field of Ayurveda for prevention and control of diabetes

2016-11-22 06:52:01

The Ministry of Ayush has revealed that the anti-diabetic Herbal Composition for Type-2 diabetes mellitus developed by CSIR has shown promising results with respect to glycemic parameters in patients without any adverse reaction. By Team ABLEThe Mission Madhumeha, launched on October 28, 2016, on the occasion of first National Ayurveda Day released a protocol on ‘Prevention and Control of Diabet

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Eurofins Genomics launches limited beta program for its new DNA synthesis service

2016-11-22 06:50:55

Eurofins Genomics has designed a next-generation DNA synthesizer that produces very high-quality, lower-yield oligos (between 0.5 and 4 nanomoles) at an affordable cost.By Team ABLEEurofins Genomics , a leading player in high-throughput oligonucleotide synthesis, has announced the launch of a limited beta program for its new DNA synthesis service for scientists who need small quantities of very hi

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CPL Biologicals launches seasonal influenza vaccine Cadiflu-S

2016-11-21 06:56:18

This launch projects India\'s first Virus Like Particle (VLP) technology-based influenza vaccineBy Team ABLECPL Biologicals, Ahmedabad-headquartered joint venture of Cadila Pharmaceuticals Ltd and US-based Novavax launched India’s indigenously developed vaccine for Seasonal Influenza. Cadila’s Cadiflu-S is the first Virus Like Particle (VLP) technology-based Influenza vaccine in the world and

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