Wednesday, 24 May 2017

India News

  • GSK to invest Rs.1000 crore in a manufacturing facility in India

    India |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau | 0 Comment

    Singapore: As per reports, British drug giant, GlaxoSmithKline has planned to invest nearly Rs 1,000 crore in setting up a manufacturing facility in Karnataka, India. The pharma major has b...Read more

  • Food pipe surgery by Apollo doctor helps man eat after 20 years

    India |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau | 0 Comment

    Bangalore: A 61-year-old individual from the town of Shimoga in Karnataka, India, who had been suffering from Achalasia cardia since the age of nine, created history by eating food in a nor...Read more

  • India, China focus on skilled manpower

    India |  Analysis | By Amrita Tejasvi | 0 Comment

    At a time when multinational companies in bioscience industry are opting for job cuts, the lure of international markets is making companies in India and China strengthen the quality of the...Read more

  • LifeCell launches world's most advanced newborn screening program

    India |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau | 0 Comment

    Bangalore: LifeCell International, India's largest and most accredited stem cell storage company, launched BabyShield, the world's most advanced and non-invasive newborn screening program....Read more

  • India's Kemwell acquires US-based CRO Cirrus

    India |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau | 0 Comment

    Singapore: Indian contract pharmaceutical development and manufacturing firm Kemwell Biopharma has acquired US contract research and product development company Cirrus Pharmaceuticals to ex...Read more

  • FDA finds hair from human arm in Ranbaxy drugs

    India |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau | 0 Comment

    Singapore: The US FDA released a set of further current good manufacturing practices (cGMP) violations that have been noticed at leading Indian drug maker Ranbaxy's Mohali unit. As per the ...Read more

  • Sigma-Aldrich opens support services unit in India

    India |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau | 0 Comment

    Bangalore: Sigma-Aldrich expanded its footprint in India by inaugurating its Global Shared Services (GSS) Center. The center will provide support to the company globally by offering value-...Read more

  • Dengue cases soar in Delhi

    India |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau | 0 Comment

    Singapore: India's capital city Delhi has recorded the highest number of dengue cases this year, registering nearly 830 cases of which 778 were reported till August 29. Health authorities s...Read more

  • Antimicrobial household products sell like hotcakes in APAC

    India |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau | 0 Comment

    Singapore: A new study from Mintel has revealed that Asia Pacific (APAC) is the global market leader in R&D of anti-bacterial household products. This is evident from the fact that clos...Read more

  • ABLE releases 'Indian biotech roadmap'

    India |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau | 0 Comment

    Bangalore: India's premier biotech show, Bangalore India Bio 2013, which is organised by the department of information technology, bio-technology and science and technology, Government of K...Read more

  • Drug resistance keeps malaria threat alive in India

    India |  Analysis | By Rahul Koul Koul | 0 Comment

    The current anti-malarial market in India is approximately $80 million (Rs 450 crore) with an annual growth rate of 17 percent, says a report by ORG IMS in Nov 2011. According to statistics...Read more

  • Merck appoints Sanat Chattopadhyay as VP, President

    India |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau | 0 Comment

    Singapore: Merck has appointed Sanat Chattopadhyay as executive vice president and president of Merck Manufacturing Division (MMD), effective April 1, 2016. Chattopadhyay will succeed Willi...Read more

  • Biocon, Fujifilm launch Insulin Glargine in Japan

    India |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau | 0 Comment

    Singapore: Marking a major achievement in Indian biosimilar history, India's Biocon announced that close on the heels of receiving approval for its IQsulin Glargine from the Japanese regula...Read more

  • India to set up Regional Biotechnology Center

    India |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau | 0 Comment

    Singapore: The Indian government recently passed a bill approving the establishment of regional centers for biotechnology in the National Capital Region. Under the auspices of United Nation...Read more

  • Cipla grabs 51 percent stake in Uganda firm for $26 mn

    India |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau | 0 Comment

    Singapore: According to reports, Indian drug giant Cipla has renegotiated payment terms for acquiring majority stake in Uganda's Quality Chemicals. The company announced that it will obtai...Read more

  • Probi ties up with USV to tap India market

    India |  Influencers | By Vipul Murarka | 0 Comment

    Swedish Biotechnology research company Probi, which develops probiotics with well-documented beneficial health effects, recently signed a distribution agreement with USV India, a leading In...Read more

  • National Liver Foundation launches Hep B eradication program

    India |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau | 0 Comment

    Mumbai: On the occasion of World Hepatitis Day, National Liver Foundation (NLF), an NGO working towards eradication of Hepatitis B pan India, launched its project - Towards Hepatitis B Free...Read more

  • OvPlex to be sold in India from Q3 2012

    India |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau | 0 Comment

    Mumbai: HealthLinx Limited with distribution partners INEX Innovations Exchange and Metropolis Healthcare will begin selling OvPlex in India beginning the third quarter of 2012. OvPlex will...Read more

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