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Archive for August 5th, 2010

India orders probe into death of patients while testing televancin on Bhopal gas tragedy victims

Thursday, August 5, 2010 19:02

India’s drug regulator has ordered a probe into one of the clinical trials that were conducted at Bhopal Memorial Hospital and Research Centre (BMHRC) following reports that the unethical drug testing on gas tragedy victims led to the death of three patients.

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Bloodless surgery for lung cancer using less radiation RapidArc technology at Yashoda Cancer Institute

Thursday, August 5, 2010 18:53

RapidArc technology  to treat inoperable advanced lung cancer with fewer radiation sessions has been successfully tested in a patient Yashoda Cancer Institute, Hyderabad.

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Diabetes risk 50% high among arthritis patients

Thursday, August 5, 2010 5:20

Arthritis, a disease affecting joints, can significantly increase the chances of the glucose metabolism disorder diabetes in patients, says a new study published online in Annals of the Rheumatic Diseases.

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India to supply cheap female condoms priced Rs 3.50 nationwide

Thursday, August 5, 2010 5:15

India is planning to expand supply of cheaper female condom across the country as a measure to control the spread of HIV among women.

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