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New Delhi [India], Jan 13 (ANI): A team led by a scientist from the Indian Council of Medical Research - National Institute of Nutrition (ICMR-NIN) have established a role of lead as a risk factor in the development of neurodegenerative diseases.
Updated : 2 weeks, 4 days ago IST
New Delhi [India], Dec 30 (ANI): In a bid to curtail the shortage of teachers and faculty in medical colleges, the Union Health Ministry has planned to engage private and overseas doctors in teaching the students at government and private medical colleges.
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New Delhi [India], Dec 23 (ANI): As many as 2.2 lakh road injury deaths occurred in India in 2017, out of which 77 percent were males which were three times higher as compared to female deaths, revealed the study conducted by the Indian Council of Medical Research on Monday.
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New Delhi [India], Dec 13, (ANI): The Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) on Friday released the draft guidelines for ensuring that rare genetic therapies and clinical trials can be performed in an ethical, scientific and safe manner in India.
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Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India], Nov 19 (ANI): Biocon Ltd's Chairperson and Managing Director Kiran Mazumdar Shaw has been conferred with the lifetime achievement award for outstanding achievement in healthcare by the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR).
Updated : 2 months, 3 weeks ago IST
New Delhi [India], Oct 22 (ANI): The national capital's air quality index (AQI) again plunged to the 'poor' category as the wind direction changed to northwesterly, resulting in increasing of smoke and dust particles in the city.
Updated : 2 months, 4 weeks ago IST
Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India], Oct 20 (ANI): Celebrating October as 'Pink Month' to create awareness about breast cancer among the women, scores of people of all ages took part in 'Walkathon' in Bengaluru on Sunday.
Updated : 3 months, 3 weeks ago IST
Shivamogga (Karnataka) [India], Sept 24 (ANI): Karnataka Health Department has conducted a vaccination campaign in Shivamogga district for people who are suffering from Kyasanuru Forest Disease (KFD), commonly known as 'Monkey Fever'.
Updated : 5 months, 1 week ago IST
Vijayawada (Andhra Pradesh) [India], Aug 7 (ANI): Several junior doctors and medicos were detained by the police for taking part in a relay hunger strike at Siddhartha Medical College of the city on Wednesday, opposing the National Medical Commission Bill (NMC), 2019, which was passed in the
Updated : 5 months, 2 weeks ago IST
New Delhi [India], Aug 2 (ANI): Amidst doctors continuing to protest against National Medical Commission (NMC) Bill, the Indian Medical Association (IMA) on Friday called for an emergency Extended Action Committee meeting on August 4.
New Delhi [India], July 31 (ANI): With one in four adults suffering from hypertension in India, the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) will expand its program on India Hypertension Control Initiative (IHCI) to 100 districts across India covering all the states.
Updated : 6 months, 2 weeks ago IST
New Delhi (India), July 2 (ANI): Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan said on Tuesday that the Indian Medical Council (Amendment) Bill, 2019 that amends the Indian Medical Council Act, 1956, was the need of the hour.