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New anti-malaria drug could be lifesaver for millions of people in developing countries Apr 12, 2:53 pm
Washington, April 12(ANI): The pharmaceutical company Sanofi has launched the large-scale production of a partially synthetic version of artemisinin, a chemical critical to making today's front-line antimalaria drug, based on a breakthrough discovery made twelve years ago.
Washington, Apr 10 (ANI): A new study has found that high blood pressure and obesity are no longer confined to wealthy countries.
Reducing food waste key to feeding billions more worldwide Apr 8, 1:23 pm
Washington, Apr. 8 (ANI): Families can be key players in a revolution needed to feed the world, and could save money by helping to cut food losses now occurring from field to fork to trash bin, an expert has said.
Love for meat proving fatal for planet Feb 19, 3:25 pm
Sydney, Feb. 19 (ANI): Cut down on your meat portions and fill your plate with vegetables if you cared at all about your planet.
Surveillance system created to identify and track infectious disease outbreaks in developing countries Feb 9, 4:41 pm
Washington, Feb 9 (ANI): A new technique has been developed by a team of researchers to identify the cause of infectious disease outbreaks based on online reports about the symptoms, the season, and the ratio of cases to fatalities.
Washington, December 18 (ANI): A study conducted in India has concluded that the death of a father can have long-term effects on a child's later success in life and can be particularly harmful if the father passes away during a child's late childhood or early adolescence.
Washington, December 18 (ANI): By fitting a "smart" mobile phone with magnifying optics, bioengineers at the University of California, Berkeley, have created a real "cell" phone, a diagnostic-quality microscope that can be used by clinics in developing countries and inside - and outside - American biology classrooms.
New Delhi, Dec 14 (ANI): President Pranab Mukherjee on Friday said that to achieve truly sustainable growth, poverty eradication is of utmost importance.
Washington, December 11 (ANI): The small kerosene lamps that light millions of homes in developing countries also contribute to global warming, say researchers.
Doha climate talks reach weak commitment by rich nations Dec 9, 11:55 am
DOHA, Dec. 9 (Xinhua-ANI): United Nations climate talks in Doha on Saturday adopted a package of drafts of low-ambitious second period of Kyoto Protocol and weak commitment on climate finance after overnight negotiations over differences between developed and developing countries.
Boston, Dec 9 (ANI): An Israeli inventor has created cardboard bicycles, which could improve transportation from congested cities to remote villages.
Washington, Oct. 2 (ANI): American Olympic swimmer Ryan Lochte, along with fellow gold medalist Conor Dwyer, has filmed a public service announcement (PSA) urging support for greater access to clean water in developing countries, including India.
'India's patent laws threatening public health considerations in developing countries': Lancet Sep 11, 11:41 am
London, Sep 11 (ANI): Queen Mary University of London (UK) researchers have argued that pending cases against India's patent laws are threatening public health and misinterpreting international intellectual property agreements.
Off-patent pain drug can kill resistant TB Sep 11, 9:26 am
Washington, September 11 (ANI): Researchers at Weill Cornell Medical College have found that an off-patent anti-inflammatory drug that costs around two cents for a daily dose in developing countries can kill both replicating and non-replicating drug resistant tuberculosis in the laboratory-a feat few currently approved TB drugs can do, and resistance to those is spreading.
Developing nations relying on food imports to be 'hit hardest by international price spike' Aug 9, 1:38 pm
London, Aug 9 (ANI): Developing countries that depend heavily on food imports, will be hardest hit by the international price spike, a report has warned.
Ranbaxy, Gilead Sciences ink in-licensing pact to promote access to less costly HIV drugs Aug 3, 1:59 pm
Gurgaon, Aug.3 (ANI): Ranbaxy Laboratories Limited (Ranbaxy) announced today that it has entered into an in-licensing agreement with Gilead Sciences, Inc. to promote access to high-quality, low-cost generic versions of Gilead's HIV medicine Emtricitabine (FTC) in developing countries - including single tablet regimens containing Emtricitabine, and fixed-dose combinations of Emtricitabine co-formulated with other Gilead HIV medicines.
IMF report warns of slump in economic growth in India, China and other developing countries Jul 17, 12:33 pm
London, July 17 (ANI): China, India and other major developing countries have reportedly started showing signs of declining economic growth in the wake of the Euro crisis and a sluggish U.S. recovery.
Johannesburg - A meeting of developing nations, including South Africa, reached an agreement that the 'industrialised' West was responsible for most of the climate change across the globe.
Now, inexpensive paper-based diabetes test for patients in India Jul 13, 10:18 am
Washington, July 13 (ANI): Scientists have designed a new, inexpensive paper-based device for diabetes testing to help patients in rural areas of developing countries, like India.
Pretoria, July 6 (ANI): Developing countries are frustrated over having to limit their industrial growth to avoid pollution, South Africa's International Relations Minister Maite Nkoana-Mashabane has said.
London, July 4 (ANI): Developing countries like India and China have contributed more to global warming than previously thought, a new study suggests.
London, June 18 (ANI): A new football that captures energy created when it is kicked and transforms it later into electricity, is all set to help provide a power solution for developing countries.
Fewer maternal and child deaths in developing countries Jun 13, 1:43 pm
Washington, June 13 (ANI): Since 1990, annual maternal deaths have declined by almost one half and the deaths of young children have declined from 12 million to 7.6 million in 2010, according to a new report.
Washington, June 2 (ANI): Children who are exposed to open-fire cooking in developing countries experience difficulty with memory, problem-solving and social skills, a new study has revealed.
Emissions from widely used cook stoves may vary with use May 30, 5:59 pm
Washington, May 30 (ANI): The way families in developing countries use their cook stoves has a huge impact on emissions from them, and laboratory emission tests don't precisely reflect real-world operations, according to a study.
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