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Washington, Dec 15 (ANI): Scientists have discovered an on off switch for directing when a particular gene can perform its prescribed function.
52 new drugs under price control mechanism Dec 13, 11:15 am
New Delhi, Dec. 13 (ANI): In order to keep a check on the prices of the essential medicines, the government has brought 52 new drugs under its price control mechanism including some commonly used painkillers and antibiotics, and also those useful in treatment of cancer and skin diseases.
New 'powerful' drug can slash bad cholesterol to level of baby Dec 8, 10:57 am
London, Dec 8 (ANI): Scientists have shown that a new wonder drug, Alirocumab, can cut back the "bad" cholesterol to the level of a baby.
Chinese medicinal plant may help treat obesity, diabetes Dec 2, 11:36 am
Washington, Dec 2 (ANI): A new study has revealed that a component of a flowering plant used in traditional Chinese medicine thwarts development of obesity, type 2 diabetes and hepatic steatosis.
Veggie diet triumphs over medicines in beating Type 2 diabetes Nov 24, 12:21 pm
Washington, Nov 24 (ANI): Veggie diet is better than medicines when it comes to treating Type 2 diabetes, says a new study.
Drugs seized in Tripura Nov 22, 5:56 pm
Dharmanagar, (Tripura), Nov. 22 (ANI): The Railway protection Force recently seized a huge quantity of medicines which are used as drugs at the Dharmanagar railway station in North Tripura.
With Ebola, the most important step is prevention: senior doctor Nov 19, 5:55 pm
New Delhi, Nov. 18 (ANI): Sir Ganga Ram Hospital emeritus consultant in medicine Dr. SP Byotra on Wednesday stated that as far as the Ebola virus is concerned, the most important step is the prevention of its spread. Dr Byotra's remarks came in light of the quarantine of an Indian national suspected to be carrying the virus.
Suva, Nov. 19 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday offered India's cooperation to the leaders and representatives of Pacific Island nations on several issues including space, telemedicine and training of diplomats.
Bilaspur (Chhattisgarh), Nov. 13 (ANI): Takhatpur Block Medical Officer Dr. Pramod Tiwari, who is one of the four officers suspended in the aftermath of the Bilaspur tragedy, on Thursday blamed spurious medicines supplied to them as the root cause of the incident.
New Delhi, Nov. 12 (ANI): Sripad Naik, who has taken charge as Minister for Yoga and Traditional Medicine, has said that he will be making efforts to give sufficient prominence to alternative therapies such as Yoga and Ayurveda.
Greater awareness in Ayurveda essential: PM Modi Nov 9, 6:10 pm
New Delhi, Nov. 9 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday emphasized the need for greater awareness in the field of Ayurveda, adding that the traditional medicine system, like yoga, is a way of life.
New Delhi, Nov. 7 (ANI): President Pranab Mukherjee on Friday identified education as a key area in which India and Bhutan can cooperate, adding that New Delhi is ready to offer Thimphu greater assistance in traditional medicine and the setting up of e-libraries.
Govt. bracing up to popularise traditional medicines Nov 7, 3:45 pm
New Delhi, Nov 6: India's ancient medicinal systems are being given a 'new-look image' as part of the new government's effort to popularise them without losing their essence, Union Tribal Affairs Minister Jual Oram said today.
Washington, Nov 5 (ANI): A new research has revealed that a team of researchers hunting for new Ebola treatments have come up with "groundbreaking" artificial-intelligence that can predict the effectiveness of new medicines 150 times faster than current methods.
Arogya Expo to set up 20 speciality clinics in New Delhi Oct 31, 9:11 pm
New Delhi, Oct. 31 (ANI): Arogya Expo will set up 20 speciality clinics across the national capital to provide free check-ups and medicines ahead of the sixth World Ayurveda Congress (WAC) here.
First ever 3D human stomach tissue created using stem cells Oct 30, 11:09 am
Washington, Oct 30 (ANI): Scientists have, for the very time, generated functional three-dimensional human stomach tissue in a laboratory using pluripotent stem cells.
Text messages motivate patients to finish medicine regimen Oct 29, 12:30 pm
Washington, Oct 29 (ANI): A study has found that simple text message reminders to take malaria medication could help in the fight against the disease by boosting the rates at which patients complete their medication regimen.
Designer organs come closer to reality Oct 20, 3:25 pm
Washington, Oct 20 (ANI): In a new surgical experiment, researchers had transplanted growing human intestinal 'organoids' into mice that could be useful one day for designing and producing organ parts for repairing diseased tissues using a patient's own skin cells.
Progeny 'mega cells' pivotal in adult stem cell transplant Oct 20, 1:27 pm
Washington, Oct 20 (ANI): A new research has identified that 'megakaryocytes' or 'megacells' are responsible for playing a critical role in adult stem cell transplant.
Washington, Oct 17 (ANI): A new study has revealed that the brain uses geometrical relationships from spatial environment to track the movements one made to move from one place to another.
Cyclone Hudhud: Prior information from MeT helped in reducing casualties, says Jay Panda Oct 15, 5:46 pm
Rayagada (Odisha): As Cyclone Hudhud wreaked havoc in Odisha, Biju Janata Dal (BJD) Member of Parliament Jay Panda on Wednesday said that prior information from the Meteorological (MeT) department helped in the evacuation and arrangement of food, medicines and doctors.
Broccoli helps improve autism symptoms Oct 14, 11:43 am
Washington, Oct 14 (ANI): Scientists revealed that treatment with Sulforaphane, a molecule found in foods such as broccoli, cauliflower and cabbage, may improve some symptoms of autism spectrum disorders.
PM Modi lifted restriction on medicine pricing under U.S. pressure, alleges Rahul Gandhi Oct 10, 8:04 pm
New Delhi, Oct. 10 (ANI): Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi on Friday alleged that Prime Minister Narendra Modi lifted the restriction on medicine pricing due to pressure of U.S. companies.
London, Oct 7 (ANI): The Nobel Prize for physiology or medicine has been awarded to three scientists namely Prof John O'Keefe, May-Britt Moser and Edvard Moser who discovered the brain's "GPS system" .
Kochi (Kerala), Sept. 30 (ANI): The Kochi-based Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences (AIMS) is sending its disaster management and mobile tele-medicine unit (AMTU) to Kashmir to provide medical care to people affected by the recent floods.
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