Wednesday, 24 May 2017

India News

  • New genomes of malaria sequenced, vaccine to follow

    India |  Analysis | By Narayan Kulkarni | 0 Comment

    A group of scientists working in India and the US has sequenced and annotated the genomes of four Plasmodium vivax strains collected from disparate geographic locations in West Africa, Sout...Read more

  • Sri Lanka encourages Indian pharma companies to set up units in the country

    India |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau | 0 Comment

    Singapore: In a bid to strengthen the pharma relations between the two countries, Sri Lankan Trade minister has planned a visit India, to encourage Indian pharmaceutical companies to establ...Read more

  • Indian govt relaxes clinical trial norms

    India |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau | 0 Comment

    Singapore: In a bid to woo global researchers and improve the clinical trial landscape in the country, the Indian government has decided to relax rules and ease clinical trial procedures in...Read more

  • India, Australia partner to foster sugar research

    India |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau | 0 Comment

    Singapore: Sugar Research Australia recently announced a new research partnership with India to further research and foster the development of new sugarcane varieties. The team aims to focu...Read more

  • German firm Evotec to pack up from India

    India |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau | 0 Comment

    Singapore: Custom manufacturing German firm, Evotec is closing its Chemistry Operations in Thane, India. All chemistry efforts will now be performed at its Abingdon (UK) facility to answer ...Read more

  • Lambda appointed new president

    India |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau | 0 Comment

    Singapore: Lambda Therapeutic Research announces the joining of Dr Tausif Monif as President - Global Operations. Lambda is a leading Global CRO in the Clinical research domain headquarter...Read more

  • Asia's first dental stem cell bank is here

    India |  Influencers | By Sheetal Sukhija | 0 Comment

    With the experience of scientists having discovered the optimum medical therapeutic utilizing the nucleus of regenerative medicine - stem cell therapy, founders of India and Asia's first de...Read more

  • GSK sells thrombosis brands to Aspen for $1.1 bn

    India |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau | 0 Comment

    Singapore: GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) has agreed to sell its thrombosis brands, Arixtra and Fraxiparine, and Notre-Dame de Bondeville (NDB) manufacturing site to South African pharmaceuticals co...Read more

  • Why are bio firms in a hurry to set up shop in Malaysia?

    India |  Analysis | By Narayan Kulkarni | 0 Comment

    India-based Agila Biotech, which is a subsidiary of Strides Arcolab, entered into a $34.4 million (RM107 million) build-and-lease agreement with Malaysian Bio-Xcell, to set up a customized ...Read more

  • India's Arunachal Pradesh to get Digital Healthcare Centers

    India |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau | 0 Comment

    Singapore: India's northeastern state of Arunachal Pradesh is wooing Samsung Electronics to set up units in the state. The state Chief Minister Mr Pema Khandu recently met representatives o...Read more

  • Mylan holds back $250 mn in Agila buyout

    India |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau | 0 Comment

    Singapore: With the US drug regulator, Food and Drug Administration (FDA) issuing a warning letter to one of Agila's Specialties plant, Mylan has said that it is holding back $250 million o...Read more

  • Biobanking has attractive prospects in Asia

    India |  Opinion | By BioSpectrum Bureau | 0 Comment

    Asia is becoming increasingly important as a market for upcoming biobanks. Within Asia, India, China and Japan have attractive prospects. Many countries in Asia have launched or are about t...Read more

  • China Cord Blood, Cordlife join hands for stem cell therapy services

    India |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau | 0 Comment

    Singapore: China Cord Blood Corporation (CCBC) and Cordlife Group, a multi-product healthcare company catering to the mother and child segment, have come together to assist patients across ...Read more

  • Johns Hopkins releases NCD policy briefs

    India |  Analysis | By BioSpectrum Bureau | 0 Comment

    Singapore: Johns Hopkins University's Institute for Applied Economics, Global Health and the Study of Business Enterprise has released a focused set of policy briefs that provide actionable...Read more

  • Lupin appoints Theresa Stevens as chief corporate development officer

    India |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau | 0 Comment

    Singapore: Pharma major Lupin announced the appointment of Theresa Stevens as Chief Corporate Development Officer for its global operations. Ms Stevens will assume full responsibility for g...Read more

  • Type 2 diabetes could be next epidemic in India, China

    India |  Analysis | By BioSpectrum Bureau | 0 Comment

    Singapore: Despite modern science's best efforts, the most common type of diabetes, Type 2, is reaching epidemic levels across the world, especially India and China, according to market ana...Read more

  • Challenge No 1: A culture cauldron

    India |  Analysis | By Narayan Kulkarni | 0 Comment

    The countries in Asia have different languages, cultures and religion. Some of them are even a melting pot of people from different linguistic, cultural and historical backgrounds. This div...Read more

  • Biocon registers 16 percent growth

    India |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau | 0 Comment

    Bangalore: India's leading biotech conglomerate Biocon records 16% revenue growth in FY14. The companies revenues for the period April 2013-March 2014 stood at ₹ 2,933 crore with an o...Read more

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