Last Updated: Thursday, February 06, 2014, 00:26
Noting that the industry has voiced concerns regarding regulations on clinical trials in the country, Union Health Minister Ghulam Nabi Azad today said there is need to strike a balance on the issue.
Last Updated: Monday, October 21, 2013, 13:33
Scientists have discovered a marker on leukemic stem cells and an antibody drug that binds to this marker is undergoing clinical trials in Australia and the US.
Last Updated: Sunday, October 06, 2013, 11:18
Clinical research would enable India to find newer and better medicines to treat its population and reduce mortality rates for various diseases, according to an apex association of clinical research professionals.
Last Updated: Sunday, August 18, 2013, 21:20
Notwithstanding strong warnings by the parliamentary standing committee on health, new drugs continue to be approved for marketing in the country without holding any clinical trials on Indian patients to test their safety and efficacy.
Last Updated: Thursday, May 23, 2013, 13:29
Researchers at Johns Hopkins have unravelled the molecular foundations of cocaine`s effects on the brain, and identified a compound that blocks cravings for the drug in cocaine-addicted mice.
Last Updated: Tuesday, April 30, 2013, 10:32
Cancer research tends to involve small studies focused on a single therapy, often falling short of scientific standards seen in other medical investigations, said a study released Monday.
Last Updated: Sunday, April 21, 2013, 16:48
Clinical trials of drugs in India have seen a drastic fall this year after toughened norms were introduced following Supreme Court directives.
Last Updated: Monday, March 04, 2013, 17:39
As many as 436 people died during clinical trials in the country last year, of which only 16 were attributed directly to such experiments.