Pune, Dec 24 (IANS) Asia's biggest state-of-the-art stem cell research centre is being planned at the Pune-based Armed Forces Medical College (AFMC) campus to treat diseases, a general says.
Sunday, December 24, 2006 1:11:55 PM
Patna, Dec 24 (IANS) Kala azar, a deadly parasitic disease transmitted by the tiny sand fly, has affected an estimated 25,000 people, mostly poor, and claimed 93 lives so far in Bihar. The disease has got 31 of the state's 38 districts in its grip.
Sunday, December 24, 2006 8:17:10 AM
New Delhi, Dec 24 (IANS) India will set up a medical park and a vaccine park in Chennai soon to help cut costs in the manufacture of healthcare equipment and for research into new vaccines, said Health Minister Anbumani Ramadoss.
Sunday, December 24, 2006 7:52:46 AM
New Delhi, Dec 22 (IANS) Rubbishing a British journal's research report that the number of HIV cases in India is inflated by 60 percent, the health ministry Friday said that the estimate was unrealistic.
Friday, December 22, 2006 11:24:55 PM
New Delhi, Dec 21 (IANS) A Delhi resident has given birth to four kids in a hospital, authorities said Thursday.
Thursday, December 21, 2006 11:47:11 PM
New Delhi, Dec 19 (IANS) Health Minister Anbumani Ramadoss Tuesday said the government was keen to interact with leaders of religious minorities to help curb the polio outbreak in India.
Tuesday, December 19, 2006 11:28:24 PM
New Delhi, Dec 19 (IANS) Agriculture Minister Sharad Pawar was Tuesday admitted to a hospital here after he complained of high blood pressure.
Tuesday, December 19, 2006 9:44:26 PM
New Delhi, Dec 19 (IANS) India will soon set up a laboratory of international standards to test the percentage of nicotine in tobacco products made in the country or coming from outside to help in the fight against tobacco-related diseases, Health Minister Anbumani Ramadoss said Tuesday.
Tuesday, December 19, 2006 9:32:22 PM
Lucknow, Dec 19 (IANS) An unknown strain of brain fever has killed 35 children in three months in Uttar Pradesh, leaving health authorities puzzled and unprepared.
Tuesday, December 19, 2006 10:09:16 AM
Hyderabad, Dec 18 (IANS) Bharat Biotech International Ltd. (BBIL) Monday launched a new anti-rabies vaccine Rabirix that can be used both for prevention as also for treatment in case of infection due to animal bite or contact with saliva of an infected animal.
Monday, December 18, 2006 5:26:58 PM
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