ICMR scales up capacity to fight COVID-19

India, April 7 -- The Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) is working relentlessly to implement scientific interventions to combat the SARS-CoV-2 (COVID-19) pandemic. The Council has expanded its... Read More

Stempeutics partners with Global Consortium of cell therapy companies

India, April 7 -- Bengaluru based Stempeutics Research, a group company of Manipal Education and Medical Group (MEMG), announced that it has partnered with Global Consortium of cell therapy companies ... Read More

Luminex Receives FDA EUA for ARIES SARS-CoV-2 Assay

India, April 7 -- US based Luminex Corporation hasannounced that the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has issued an Emergency Use Authorization (EUA) for its ARIES(R)SARS-CoV-2 Assay for rapid detec... Read More

Premas Biotech, Akers Bio announce progress of COVID-19 vaccine development

India, April 7 -- US based Akers Biosciences, Inc., a developer of rapid health information technologies, has announced that its collaboration with Gurugram based Premas Biotech has successfully compl... Read More

TUV Rheinland offers free tests for ventilators

India, April 7 -- The dramatic spread of COVID-19 has disrupted lives, livelihoods, communities, and businesses worldwide. Organizations around the world are coming together and finding innovative way... Read More

IIL to lead research collaboration for COVID-19 vaccine

India, April 7 -- Indian Immunologicals Limited (IIL), a leading vaccines manufacturing company, has announced that the company is going to commence research for developing a vaccine for Corona Virus ... Read More

Lifting HCQ export ban: A boon or bane?

India, April 7 -- India has eased restrictions on the export of anti-malarial drug hydroxychloroquine (HCQ) that is now being used as a possible treatment for COVID-19. In order to ensure adequate do... Read More

Countries in WHO South-East Asia Region need 1.9 million more nurses: World Health Day

India, April 7 -- Lauding tireless efforts being made by frontline health workers in the ongoing pandemic, the World Health Organization said that countries in South-East Asia Region need to redouble ... Read More

DST focuses on nanotechnology for treating COVID-19

India, April 6 -- The Department of Science and Technology (DST) using the Science and Engineering Board (SERB) portal invites ideas in the form of short-term proposals for developing antiviral Nano-c... Read More

Module Innovations to develop nCoVSENSe test for COVID-19

India, April 6 -- The Department of Science & Technology has funded 'Module Innovations", a Pune based healthcare startup working on point of care diagnostics to build up on its platform technology fo... Read More