Hetero launches AbbVie’s Humira biosimilar Adalimumab

2018-01-04 09:52:11

Mabura is an anti-inflammatory biologic medication specific for human tumor necrosis factor (TNF), indicated for the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis and other auto-immune disorders By Team ABLEHyderabad-based generic pharmaceutical company, Hetero Labs Ltd has announced on Jan 3, 2018 that it has launched its fourth biosimilar drug ‘Adalimumab’ under the brand name ‘Mabura’ in India. Het

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Bharat Biotech’s typhoid vaccine Typbar gets WHO pre-qualification

2018-01-03 20:23:58

The $1.5 per dose ( Rs 100) is a game changer and is used in Pakistan. Global orders may get it at subsidized rates By Team ABLEIn a another major achievement, Typbar TCV, the typhoid conjugate vaccine from Krishna Ella-led Bharat Biotech has received prequalification approval from the World Health Organization (WHO) paving the way for large scale purchases by international agencies.Typbar TCV®&n

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FDA approves Mylan’s generic for Estrace vaginal cream

2018-01-03 20:09:39

The US drug regulator has approved the first generic version of Allergan’s vaginal cream, Estrace, developed by Mylan on December 29,2017. Mylan received the final approval for its Abbreviated New Drug Application (ANDA) from the Food and Drug Administration(FDA) last week for its generic version, Estradiol Vaginal Cream.The innovator drug, Estrace of Allergan, had annual sales of about $387 mil

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BiondVax Universal Flu Vaccine patent granted in India

2018-01-03 20:00:26

BiondVax Pharmaceuticals patents’ titled, ‘A Synthetic or Recombinant Influenza Multi-Epitope Polypeptide’ has been granted in India. By Team ABLEBiondVax Pharmaceuticals, Nasdaq-listed developer of M-001, the Universal Flu Vaccine candidate currently in preparation for a Phase 3 clinical trial, announced that one of its key patents titled, ‘A Synthetic or Recombinant Influenza Multi-Epito

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Merck Foundation partners with India to build healthcare capacity in Africa

2018-01-03 19:58:52

Merck foundation brings Asia and Africa together for the first time at their annual conference \"Merck Africa Asia Luminary\"By Team ABLE Merck KGaA Germany launched their Merck Foundation, a non-profit company established in June 2017 at the Fourth edition of their annual \"Merck Africa Asia Luminary\" held in Cairo, Egypt. For the first time, Merck foundation brings Asia and Africa together in t

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Manipur to host Indian Science Congress

2018-01-03 19:57:00

Manipur Central University, Imphal will now host the 105th Indian Science Congress from March 18 to 22, 2018.By Team ABLEFollowing the change in venue from Hyderabad, Manipur Central University, Imphal will now host the 105th Indian Science Congress from March 18 to 22, 2018.This was stated by the Union Minister of State (Independent Charge) of the Ministry of Development of North Eastern Region (

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Health MoS Anupriya Patel updates Rajya Sabha on National Health Policy, 2017

2018-01-03 19:55:29

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The Minister\nof State (Health and Family Welfare), Smt Anupriya Patel has provided\nan update on the National Health Policy, 2017 in a written reply to\nthe Rajya Sabha on January 2, 2018.

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2018-01-03 19:36:10

BIRAC announces 12th Call for proposals under the Biotechnology Ignition Grant (BIG) Scheme BIRAC invites proposals from Biotech Start-ups and Individual Entrepreneurs with innovative idea having potential for commercialization.By Team ABLEBiotechnology Industry Research Assistance Council (BIRAC), a Section 8 ‘Not-for-Profit Company’ of Government of India, has been set up as DBT’s int

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BIRAC announces 12th Call for proposals under the Biotechnology Ignition Grant (BIG) Scheme

2018-01-03 19:32:00

BIRAC invites proposals from Biotech Start-ups and Individual Entrepreneurs with innovative idea having potential for commercialization.By Team ABLEBiotechnology Industry Research Assistance Council (BIRAC), a Section 8 ‘Not-for-Profit Company’ of Government of India, has been set up as DBT’s interface agency, to serve as a single window for emerging biotech companies.The scheme enables

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Dengue killed 250 people, infected 1.5 lakh in 2017: National Vector Borne Disease Control Programme Data

2018-01-03 19:30:30

The data, compiled till December 24 from the National Vector Borne Disease Control Programme showed that there have been 250 dengue deaths, while 1,57,220 cases have been reported across the country.By Team ABLEIndia reported more than 1.5 lakh cases of dengue in 2017 and 250 people died of the mosquito-borne disease, while over 60,000 cases of chikungunya were reported across the country, officia

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