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Sep 27, 2017
Abbott's decision to pull out Xience Alpine stent won't impact Indian patients, claim health activistsAbbott recently got the approval to withdraw Xience Alpine stent from India by the NPPA, however, health activists believe the move would benefit Indian high-end medical device makers
Aug 19, 2017
New pharma policy will make drugs cheaper but accessibility remains a concernAccording to the newly proposed draft national pharmaceutical policy, the government plans to cap trade margins to make drugs cheaper, replace brand names with names of salts or generic drugs, clamp down on unfair marketing practices and give a boost to local manufacturing to reduce dependence on imports.
Aug 16, 2017
Knee implants price capped; saving to patients Rs 1,500 cr, says govtNPPA has capped the price of widely used Cromium Cobalt knee implants at Rs 54,720 from earlier Rs 1.58-Rs 2.5 lakh
Aug 03, 2017
Affordable, safe healthcare is an urgent need; use political will to boost innovation in pharmaIn India, 71 percent of all healthcare expenses continue to be out of pocket
Aug 01, 2017
Doklam standoff fallout? Chinese co's $1.3 bn proposal to buy stake in Gland Pharma rejectedGland Pharma is a leader in injectibles, which is a weak area for the Chinese pharma
Jul 27, 2017
Report shows that only 14 percent of healthcare companies in India are digitally activeThe report is the second edition and analysed 160 India-based companies across pharmaceuticals, medical devices equipment, diagnostics and hospitals.
Jul 09, 2017
Big data analytics in healthcare: Fuelled by wearables and apps, medical research takes giant leap forwardBig data analytics has decreased the time required to double medical knowledge by half, thus compressing healthcare innovation cycle period
Jun 30, 2017
US pressure on India to grant more patents on pharma products 'appalling', say health advocatesTop health advocates have called the attempt by the US to pressure India to grant additional patents on drugs and vaccines as “appalling” and are writing a letter to a US lawmaker to register their protest
Jun 06, 2017
Alembic Pharma looks to file 100 ANDAs in US in next 3 yrsThe company is also aiming to launch up to 12 products per year in America during this time
May 27, 2017
Facebook plans to sell advertisements to pharmaceutical industryFacebook will host a summit in June that is dedicated to health and aims to sell ads to the pharmaceutical industry, a media report said.