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16 July, 2018 7:02 AM Suven Life gets patents from Europe, South Korea

Suven Life Sciences today said it has been granted a product patent by Europe and South Korea each for a new chemical entity (NCE) used in treatment of disorders associated with neurodegenerative diseases. These patents are valid through 2033 and 2034, respectively, the company said in a BSE filing. "We are pleased by the grant of these patents to Suven 38

2 July, 2018 9:41 AM Mumbai Records Three Deaths Through Leptospirosis In A Week: Causes And Symptoms Of Leptospirosis

Leptospirosis is a water-borne bacterial disease that has possibly causes the death of 3 in Mumbai. The first death of a 15-year-old is yet to be ascertained. But the second and third victims, a 27-year-old and a 21 year old are certainly the victims of leptospirosis. Besides leptospirosis, there are cases of other water borne diseases too. Leptospirosis 396

29 June, 2018 5:15 PM Google celebrates 125th birth anniversary of Prasanta Chandra Mahalanobis with doodle

Mahalanobis is credited as the founder of the Indian Statiscal Insitute (ISI). He was a founding member of the Planning Commission — famous for its five year plans. Google celebrated the 125th birth anniversary of eminent statistician Prasanta Chandra Mahalanobis with a doodle on June 29. Mahalanobis is credited as the founder of the Indian Statistical 30

28 June, 2018 4:57 PM Insecticides India launches new products for Punjab farmers

The products - Encounter, Sofia and Aikido - will offer cost effective solutions to farmers in Punjab, Rajesh Aggarwal, MD, Insecticides India, told reporters. Agro-chemical firm Insecticides India today said it has launched new products for cost effective control against pests and diseases for farmers in Punjab. The products will help farmers get better 54

28 June, 2018 9:50 AM Mylan to commercialise Lupin's etanercept biosimilar

The introduction of biosimilars is an important mechanism to help increase access to more affordable biologics treatments. Drug firms Mylan and Lupin will join hands to commercialise Lupin's biosimilar etanercept indicated for treating certain autoimmune diseases. As per the tie-up agreement, US-based Mylan will commercialise Lupin's proposed etanercept 49

20 June, 2018 2:06 PM High Vitamin D Levels May Lower Breast Cancer Risk: 6 Simple Ways To Lower Breast Cancer Risk

Research has shown that low level of Vitamin D in the body may correspond to high risk of developing breast cancer. Click here to know six simple ways that can cut down risk of breast cancer. Besides increasing your vitamin D intake, there are a number of other ways of lowering your risk of developing breast cancer. Obesity and a large waistline are strongly 60

20 June, 2018 12:45 PM Yoga's full potential should be harnessed to reduce NCD-related deaths: WHO

On the eve of International Day for Yoga, WHO today said yoga's full potential should be harnessed as it reduces the risk of life-threatening non-communicable diseases. Adequate physical activity improves muscular and cardiorespiratory fitness, enhances bone and functional health, helps prevent depression and promote mental health, WHO Regional Director 34

19 June, 2018 4:37 PM Kerala most at risk of cardiovascular disease, finds national survey

Adults in urban areas and those with a higher household wealth, are more at risk Two recent national surveys of nearly 8,00,000 adults between 34 and 70 years, has found that people of Kerala — across sexes — were most at risk of cardiovascular diseases while those in Jharkhand were least likely to have the condition. A gender break down, however, puts the women 38

16 June, 2018 4:29 PM ‘New campus for MCVR is asset for country’

The Manipal Centre for Virus Research (MCVR), a department of Manipal Academy of Higher Education (MAHE), which was in the headlines recently for the key role it played on Nipah virus in Kerala, will have a new campus of its own with state-of-the-art facilities for research and diagnosis of viral diseases. At the groundbreaking ceremony here on Friday 47

15 June, 2018 7:27 PM GVMC identifies dengue, malaria hotspots in city

Series of measures planned to prevent outbreak of fevers With somewhat early reporting of dengue cases in June itself, GVMC has identified dengue and malaria hotspots and chalked out an action plan to prevent the incidence. Besides pressing 300 malaria workers into service, four fogging, 50 hand-fogging and 20 power sprayers will be used to prevent breeding 25