Mankind Pharma promotes ‘Atmanirbhar Bharat’ with new Anthem

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  Sung by Padma Shri awardees Kailash Kher and Shankar Mahadevan The anthem captures the true essence of India Motivating the citizens of the country to rise against the current tide of the ongoing pandemic, …

Trivitron Healthcare announces the appointment of Mr. Rajesh Patel as CEO of In-Vitro Diagnostics Business

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Trivitron Healthcare Private Limited, a leading medical device company providing affordable healthcare solutions to the healthcare industry, has announced the appointment of Mr. Rajesh Patel as Chief Executive Officer of In-Vitro Diagnostics [IVD], India …

Doctors at BLK Hospital saved life of a 74-year-old heart patient amidst the challenges of lockdown

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74-year-old patient had multiple comorbidities like Triple vessel disease, Severe Aortic Stenosis, uncontrolled Diabetes Mellitus, Hypertension and Hypothyroidism which made open heart surgery impossible for him TAVR was the most preferred option in such …

Tesla building molecule printers for COVID-19 vaccine developer CureVac

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Tesla is building mobile molecule printers to help make the potential COVID-19 vaccine being developed by German company CureVac, the electric carmaker’s CEO Elon Musk tweeted on Thursday. CureVac is developing portable and automated …

FIR against Mumbai hospital for allegedly overcharging COVID-19 patient

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Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) has lodged an FIR against Mumbai’s Nanavati Super Speciality Hospital for allegedly overcharging a COVID-19 patient. A case has been registered against hospital authorities under IPC section 188 (disobeying the …

Situation in Delhi was turning chaotic: CM on launching plasma bank

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Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal urged recovered coronavirus patients to donate plasma to India’s first plasma bank launched in the national capital on Thursday. “People were finding it really difficult to get plasma and the …

India’s second Covid-19 vaccine candidate approved for human trials

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Zydus, part of Ahmedabad-based Cadila Healthcare, on Friday said it received approval from the Drugs Controller General of India to conduct Phase I and II human clinical trials for its Covid-19 vaccine candidate ‘ZyCoV-D’. …

Mylan gets DCGI nod to make remdesivir for COVID-19 treatment: Report

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The Drugs Controller General of India (DCGI) has allowed drugmaker Mylan to manufacture and market antiviral drug remdesivir for “restricted emergency use” on hospitalised COVID-19 patients, a senior official reportedly said. Earlier, Hetero Labs …

Set up helpline for workers to report lack of PPE: HC suggests Delhi govt

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Delhi High Court has suggested that AAP government set up a mechanism like a helpline on which healthcare workers can call anonymously to complain against private hospitals not providing N-95 masks and PPE kits. …

Smoking linked to higher risk of coronavirus: WHO

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WHO has said that smoking is linked to a higher risk of severe illness and death from coronavirus in hospitalised patients. It reviewed 34 published studies on the link between smoking and coronavirus, including …