Thursday, 02 April 2020

Specials News

  • How is India tackling the scourge of TB?

    Specials |  News | By Nandita Singh | 0 Comment | 23 Mar, 2012

    The fact that one-fifth of the world's TB patients are in India (according to WHO) acts as a good catalyst for companies to set up their production units. Also, the vast pool of diseased su...Read more

  • Sandoz focuses on developing modern drugs for TB'

    Specials |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 22 Mar, 2012

    Sandoz is the generic drug subsidiary of Novartis, a multinational pharmaceutical company. The company develops, manufactures and markets generic drugs as well as pharmaceutical and biotech...Read more

  • Our new compund TMC207 will be the solution for MDR-TB'

    Specials |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 22 Mar, 2012

    Tibotec is an international pharmaceutical company, accelerating discovery and development of breakthrough drugs in HIV/AIDS and other therapeutic diseases. Dr Koen Andries, distinguished r...Read more

  • AseaCyte gets BioSpectrum award for drug discovery efforts

    Specials |  Influencers | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 15 Mar, 2013

    A meeting between Dr Teo Soo Hwang, current CEO of AseaCyte; Dr Lee Hong Boon from Cancer Research Initiatives Foundation (CARIF), a non-profit cancer research institute in Malaysia; and Dr...Read more

  • Multi-drug resistant TB is on the increase'

    Specials |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 22 Mar, 2012

    The Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria, is a public-private partnership dedicated to attracting and disbursing additional resources to prevent and treat AIDS, TB and malari...Read more

  • Indian generic drug makers can play a role in curing TB'

    Specials |  News | By Nandita Singh | 0 Comment | 22 Mar, 2012

    The Stop TB Partnership was established in 2000 to realize the goal of eliminating Tuberculosis (TB) as a public health problem and, ultimately, to obtain a world free of TB. It comprises a...Read more

  • TB research crucibles looking for new drug

    Specials |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 23 Mar, 2012

    Low monetary return on TB drug R&D has prevented even the biggest of pharmaceutical and biotech companies from venturing in to the search for new TB drugs. However, several organization...Read more

  • Potential early warning signs of osteoporosis found in South Asian women

    Specials |  News | 0 Comment | 14 Mar, 2017

    Pre-menopausal South Asian women could be more at risk of developing osteoporosis in later life than white Caucasian women, a new study in the Journal Bone reports.  In the first stud...Read more