Medical Device Sector Delinked From Pharma
The government has accepted the
long-standing demand of the medical devices sector to delink it from
the pharmaceutical sector. The health ministry has agreed to delink
schedule M III of the Drug Rules, which deals with medical devices,
from schedule M, which deals with drugs and pharmaceuticals.The
revised schedule is being put up on the website of the Central Drugs
Standards Control Organization (CDSCO) inviting comments from the
public after which a notification will be issued through the law
ministry for changing the Drug Rules...
Launches UdaiMed, India’s First Industry - Academia Collaboration For
Medical Devices R&D
The Association of Indian Medical Device
Industry (AIMED) has launched ‘UdaiMed’, a new sunrise forum for
collaborative interface between user, developer, academia, industry
and medical device development in India...
Land For India’s First Medical Devices Park In India
Gujarat chief minister Anandiben Patel on
Wednesday agreed to provide land in the state for country’s first
medical devices park. She was speaking during the stone-laying
function of the permanent campus of National Institute of
Pharmaceutical Education and Research (NIPER) at Gandhinagar...
Arbitary MRP Printing On Imported Medical Devices Raising Healthcare
Association of Indian Medical Device
Manufacturers (AIMED), has expressed grave concern over the raging
malpractice of arbitrary MRP printing on imported medical devices
leading to fleecing of unsuspecting Indian consumers. This is forcing
Indian manufacturers to respond similarly raising the overall
healthcare cost in the country...