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Updated : 17 hours, 13 min ago IST
Edinburgh [UK], August 11 (ANI): According to a recent study, a medication commonly used to treat enlarged prostates and high blood pressure has demonstrated promise as a potential new treatment for motor neuron disease (MND), also known as amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS).
Updated : 1 month ago IST
New Delhi [India], July 6 (ANI): COVID-19 vaccination platform Co-WIN will be repurposed as a platform for universal immunisation, blood donation and later it will be used for organ donation, said CoWIN chief and CEO of the National Health Authority, Dr RS Sharma on Tuesday.
Updated : 1 month, 3 weeks ago IST
Paris [France], June 17 (ANI): Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the National Health Authority (NHA) Dr RS Sharma on Friday said India's covid vaccination platform Co-WIN will be repurposed as an organ donation platform for making the present system transparent and to connect patients with su
Updated : 7 months, 4 weeks ago IST
Washington [US], December 16 (ANI): A drug used to treat cardiac failure has shown promising results in treating triple-negative breast cancer, according to Houston Methodist researchers who released results this week on a new combined therapy with the potential to improve outcomes for these
Updated : 1 year, 3 months ago IST
Siolim (Goa) [India], April 26 (ANI/BusinessWire India): Climate change has quickly risen up to the top of our global agenda, but the unfortunate reality is that the mainstream dialogue has systematically left out those who will bear the brunt of its irreversible impact: young people of colo
Updated : 1 year, 5 months ago IST
Washington [US], February 16 (ANI): A study led by researchers of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology has developed a system to identify drugs that might be repurposed to fight the coronavirus in elderly patients.
Updated : 1 year, 7 months ago IST
Pune (Maharashtra) [India], December 23 (ANI): A Pune based entrepreneur, Pooja Badamikar, upcycles scrap tyres to make pretty footwear with an aim to promote environmental awareness in a unique way.
Updated : 1 year, 9 months ago IST
Washington [US], November 6 (ANI): A new study has found that a commonly prescribed anti-depressant may halt the growth of a type of cancer known as childhood sarcoma, at least in mice and laboratory cell experiments.
New Delhi [India], October 17 (ANI): The interim analysis of WHO's Solidarity Trial has revealed that 4 repurposed drugs for COVID-19--remdesivir, hydroxychloroquine, lopinavir/ritonavir and interferon regimens-- appeared to have little or no effect on reducing mortality, initiation of venti
New Delhi [India], October 16 (ANI): The interim analysis of World Health Organisation (WHO)'s Solidarity Trial has revealed that four repurposed drugs for COVID-19--remdesivir, hydroxychloroquine, lopinavir/ritonavir and interferon regimens appeared to have little or no effect on reducing m
Updated : 2 years ago IST
Washington [USA], Aug 6 (ANI): With about half of US states requiring that masks be worn in public and most large retailers and grocery stores mandating them in their stores, masks are not just helping keep coronavirus at bay but also providing a financial lifeline to many small businesses t
Updated : 2 years, 2 months ago IST
New Delhi [India], May 26 (ANI): Noting that a lot of drugs are being repurposed for treatment of COVID-19, ICMR Director-General Dr Balram Bhargava on Tuesday said that prophylactic use of Hydroxychloroquine (HCQ) for health care workers had been recommended on the basis of risk-benefit a