FDA approves first pill with digital sensor

2017-11-16 04:20:11

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today approved the first drug in the U.S. with a digital ingestion tracking system. By Team ABLEThe U.S. Food and Drug Administration today approved the first drug in the U.S. with a digital ingestion tracking system.Abilify MyCite (aripiprazole tablets with sensor) has an ingestible sensor embedded in the pill that records that the medication was taken. The p

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Lara Bezerra appointed Roche Products India MD

2017-11-16 04:19:14

Bezerra comes to India after a successful assignment as the General Manager of Roche VenezuelaBy Team ABLEPharma giant Roche has announced the appointment of Lara Bezerra as Managing Director for Roche Products India.She succeeds Maturin Tchoumi who has moved to Roche Finland in a new role, the company has said in a statement.Roche Pharmaceutical Asia Pacific Region head Christiane Hamacher said,

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Bristol-Myers Squibb, Syngene International expand ongoing research collaboration

2017-11-16 04:17:52

The next phase of the partnership will see the addition of a new facility to support future Bristol-Myers Squibb R&D operationsBy Team ABLEContract research organization, Syngene International has expanded its ongoing collaboration with Bristol-Myers Squibb. The next phase of the partnership will see the addition of a new facility to support future Bristol-Myers Squibb research and development

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Vice President of India releases findings of \"India State Level Disease Burden\" report

2017-11-16 04:13:28

The findings will serve as a useful guide for fine-tuning data driven health planning: J P Nadda By Team ABLEThe Hon’ble Vice President of India, Mr M Venkaiah Naidu had released the findings of ‘India State Level Disease Burden’ report of Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) in presence of Mr J P Nadda, Union Minister of Health and Family Welfare, Ms  Anupriya Patel, Minister of S

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Stakeholders discuss ways to realize full potential of NCS-TCP

2017-11-16 04:06:52

Department of Biotechnology (DBT) conducts awareness meet on NCS-TCP By Team ABLETissue Culture Industries, Farmers and Mission Directors of State Horticulture Mission/Senior Officials of Horticulture Department in the State’s dealing with tissue culture plants/quality planting material interacted at a Stakeholder Meet on “National Certification System for Tissue Culture Raised Plants (NCS-TCP

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Kalam Institute of Health Technology lays down ambitious plans to make India a Medtech Innovation hub

2017-11-15 07:43:51

The Governing body led by Prof. Vijay Raghavan hailed the uniqueness of the KIHT model in bringing academia and industry together. By Team ABLEKalam Institute of Health Technology (KIHT) which held its 1st Governing Body meeting on November 10th, 2017 at Delhi, is working towards building a robust system for innovation in the medical devices sector in the country. The Governing body led by Prof. V

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Merck and International Diabetes Federation partner to help address global Type 2 Diabetes Epidemic

2017-11-15 07:42:28

Merck has partnered with the International Diabetes Federation (IDF) to implement education and communications activities emphasizing the importance of preventing type 2 diabetesBy Team ABLELeading science and technology company Merck has announced its partnership with the International Diabetes Federation (IDF) to implement education and communications activities emphasizing the importance of pre

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Dr. Renu Swarup bags National Entrepreneurship Award 2017 under Mentor Category

2017-11-15 07:39:52

Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley presented the awards at the National Entrepreneurship Award Ceremony, 2017 in New Delhi. By Team ABLEDr. Renu Swarup, Senior Adviser in the Department of Bio-technology, Ministry of Science & Technology has been awarded with National Entrepreneurship Award, 2017 under Mentor (Government) category in the Recognition Track. Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley

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UE LifeSciences inks distribution pact with GE Healthcare

2017-11-10 09:04:32

UE LifeSciences Inc has announced a distribution partnership with GE Healthcare to commercialize its iBreastExam (iBE) in countries across South Asia and Africa.By Team ABLEUSA-India based med-tech startup UE LifeSciences Inc has announced a distribution partnership with GE Healthcare to commercialize its iBreastExam (iBE) in countries across South Asia and Africa.The partnership brings together U

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USFDA inspects Veeda CR\'s BioResearch facilities

2017-11-09 09:06:26

USFDA inspects facilities of Veeda CRBy Team ABLEAhmedabad-based CRO, Veeda CR has announced that the company was successfully inspected by USFDA at two of its locations at Ahmedabad in Sep-2017. Both the Inspections were Routine Inspections by BIMO (BioResearch Monitoring Program - USFDA) covering Clinical Phase of Healthy Volunteer BE studies.Veeda says that the outcome of both the Inspections w

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