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Jul 12, 2018
US-China trade war: Beijing opens to Indian pharma companies as it looks for new commercial partnersSwift regulatory approvals in China would allow Indian companies to boost revenue at a time when pricing scrutiny and regulatory troubles have hurt US sales
Apr 26, 2018
Narendra Modi in London: PM's remarks on doctors rile medicos, but studies confirm high costs ail India's healthcareNarendra Modi's remarks in London on doctors have evoked much outrage. However, several studies indicate that this anger is not justified.
Jan 23, 2018
Uttar Pradesh to become second state after Karnataka to have state-specific health policyUP government is in the process of finalising the state's first-ever state health policy and it is likely to be notified in the next three months.
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.
Jun 01, 2017
Generic versions for Hepatitis C treatment cost-effective in terms of life expectancy: StudyAbout 71 million people are estimated to be affected with chronic Hepatitis C infection globally and of them six to 11 million are estimated to be in India
Apr 29, 2017
Why branded drugs cost way more than their generic counterpartsThe medicines available in the market then were all branded and each manufacturer of medicine had their own way to prepare a certain drug.
Mar 09, 2017
Dr Reddy's shares hit near three-year low, drops 4% as Duvvada unit receives 13 observations from US FDAThe Duvvuda unit makes cytotoxic and hormonal injectables. It is an important unit for Dr Reddy’s
Nov 13, 2016
India at WTO: Takes strong stand to save generic drugs industry, calls for transparent health assessmentGovernments engaged in bilateral and regional trade investments should ensure that these agreements do not include provisions that impinge on the right to health, India said in a strong statement delivered at the WTO highlighting a longstanding fight by India to sustain its generic drugs industry.
Jul 08, 2016
Six Indian pharma companies get new licences to supply generic drugsThe UN-backed Medicines Patent Pool signed licences for the production of generic drugs.
May 24, 2016
At landmark BRICS meet, India raises public health, pharma sector concernsIndia as the BRICS pres hosted a high level panel discussion on access to medicines and trade that was attended by all the health mins and deputy health mins of Brazil, China, Russia, India, South Africa and also Chile.