DBT Initiative To Assess Quality Of Medical Devices
The Department of Biotechnology (DBT) under the
Science and Technology Ministry is taking steps to assess the quality
of existing medical devices and implants in the country, besides
analyzing the possible scope of the market...
Cinvention Sees Huge Potential For Drug Eluting
Cinvention has focused on the use of non-thrombogenic
materials that help in avoiding the potential complications that are
identified as major concerns with the drug eluting stents...
Sterling Hospital To Invest Rs. 120 Cr in Surat
Sterling hospital is going to invest around Rs. 120
crore in setting up hospitals at Rajkot and Surat. It is also planning
to expands its existing hospital in Ahmedabad, and upgrade a hospital
it recently acquired in Vadodara...
Medical Tourism Gets Tech Massage
GUJARAT'S medical tourism is ready for the next
step. After wooing patients from countries such as the US, the UK and
the Middle-East through advertisements, state's corporate multi-speciality
hospitals are now forging alliances with hospitals and healthcare
consulting firms abroad...
Scientists Harness Mysteries Of Brain
A young woman, confined to a wheelchair, is told to
think about moving another wheelchair in front of her, first to the
left and then forward. As if by magic, the wheelchair follows her
mental commands. "She was controlling the chair...
Healthcare Firms To Lead Job Creation
It's a welcome forecast for professionals in
healthcare, tourism, retail and construction industries. Job
opportunities in these sectors are expected to see an exponential
rise. This is a significant shift in employment patterns...
Bilcare Receives US Patent For 3 Products
Bilcare Ltd. has obtained a patent in the
USA for its pharmaceutical grade metalised thermo-formable composite
innovative packaging material will address multiple concerns and
limitations of the pharmaceutical products in the markets like
anti-counterfeit and anti-pass off...
Paper On Pharma Vision 2020 To Be Presented To Centre Before March '07
India needs to be prepared with a sound
and solid regulatory enforcements to compete in the global market. The
country is being recognized as hub for clinical research and contract
research. The pharma sector must gear up for high technology process
analytical systems to compete with the international majors.
Pharmaceutical Congress Association will present a White Paper on the
road map of the sector to the government before March 2007...
Pharmacopoeia To Ink With European Counterpart
The Indian Pharmacopoeia Commission (IPC) is moving closer to tie up
with the European Pharmacopoeia, an umbrella body for 34 nations,
aiming an observer status and reap more gains in the international
MEF In Making To Promote Indigenous Designing Of Devices
Different stakeholders, from hospitals to doctors, from NGOs to the
government bodies are joining hands to form a forum under the aegis of
FICCI to promote indigenous designing and manufacturing of the