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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UN health agency secures funding to roll out world’s first malaria vaccine in Africa

2016-11-21 06:55:28

World Health Organization (WHO) has announced that the malaria vaccine will be rolled out in sub-Saharan Africa and immunization campaigns will begin in 2018.By Team ABLEOn securing funds for the initial phase of the deployment of the world’s first malaria vaccine, the World Health Organization (WHO) announced that the vaccine will be rolled out in sub-Saharan Africa and immunization campaigns w

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Sanofi India signs MoU with NIPER Kolkata; MD Shailesh Ayyangar conferred with French civil distinction

2016-11-21 06:54:12

Sanofi India has an MoU with the Kolkata’s National Institute of Pharmaceutical Education and Research (NIPER) to promote academic excellence and research; and Shailesh Ayyangar was conferred with the French civil distinction, officier de lOrdre national du MeriteBy Team ABLEPharmaceutical company Sanofi India has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Kolkata’s National Institute

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CellMax Life lauches Genetic Cancer Risk Test in India

2016-11-17 09:47:09

CellMax Life has made available its CellMax-DNA Genetic Cancer Risk Test in India that can examine 98 genes across 24 hereditary cancers using a sample of salivaBy Team ABLEUS and Taiwan located precision cancer testing company CellMax Life has made available its CellMax-DNA Genetic Cancer Risk Test in India. The test, according to CellMax, can examine 98 genes across 24 hereditary cancers using i

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