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Archive for January, 2010

Specialties, formulations sales boost Glenmark’s Q3 FY 2010 net by 15%

Friday, January 29, 2010 20:13

Glenmark Pharmaceuticals Ltd has reported consolidated net profit growth of 15.52 per cent to Rs 94.07 crore for the third quarter ended December 31, 2009, over the corresponding period last year.

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DCGI denies permission for Cadila Pharma to conduct trials on H1N1 swine flu vaccine: Report

Friday, January 29, 2010 20:09

Cadila needs to prove of VLP technology safe before conducting clinical trials, says DCGI

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Chikungunya vaccine may be around the corner

Friday, January 29, 2010 18:53

An experimental vaccine against chikungunya virus infection has shown promise, according to reserachers at the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID).

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India enforces stricter norms for pharma exporters: Reports

Friday, January 29, 2010 16:05

The government of India has brought into effect stricter norms for obtaining No Objection Certificates (NOCs) for pharmaceutical exporters.

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First Response, early pregnancy prediction home test kit approved for sale in US: Church & Dwight

Friday, January 29, 2010 14:21

Early Result Pregnancy Test can determine pregnancy up to six days

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Trovan vaccine clinical trial victims in Kano to get N26,250,000 for death, injury from Pfizer

Thursday, January 28, 2010 20:25

World's top drug maker Pfizer will compensate the victims of unethical clinical trial in the African state of Kano using its menigitis vaccine Trovan with not less than N26, 250, 000 (Naira, nigerian currency) per person, reports said.

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Cipla’s third quarter net up by 30%

Thursday, January 28, 2010 19:06

India’s leading generic player Cipla Ltd has posted a net profit of Rs 2890.30 million for the quarter ended December 31, 2009 as compared to Rs 2234.40 million for the quarter ended December 31, 2008.

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Cytokinetics’ CK-2017357 shows promising in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), myasthenia gravis

Thursday, January 28, 2010 19:03

CK-2017357 is a fast skeletal muscle troponin activator

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Cord blood stem cell banking centres in India

Thursday, January 28, 2010 17:07

The leading players in this five-year-old in the stem cell banking industry in India are:

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PathCare Labs launches ‘Cord Care’ – cord blood stem cell bank in India

Thursday, January 28, 2010 16:59

Banking life saving umbilical cord blood of your child will offer a potential resource for treating a growing number of ailments, including cancer, leukemia, blood, and immune disorders.

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