Last Updated: Saturday, November 23, 2013, 10:04
An eighth Princeton University student has been diagnosed with meningitis, a potentially fatal infection that causes swelling of the brain and spinal cord, a university spokesman said on Friday.
Last Updated: Friday, November 08, 2013, 10:34
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Thursday proposed banning artificial trans fats in processed food ranging from cookies to frozen pizza, citing the risk of heart disease.
Last Updated: Thursday, November 07, 2013, 19:05
India`s drug major Ranbaxy Laboratories used "fraudulent" data to get USFDA nod to sell its generic drugs, according to whistleblower Dinesh Thakur, who has also accused the drug-maker of faking test results.
Last Updated: Thursday, October 31, 2013, 18:33
Hit by the new drug pricing policy and regulatory interventions, growth rate of the Rs 72,069-crore Indian pharmaceutical market has slowed down to 9.8 per cent in 2013 as compared to 16.6 per cent in 2012.
Last Updated: Saturday, October 26, 2013, 21:24
The US Food and Drug Administration has approved a stronger, single-ingredient version hydrocodone, the widely-abused prescription painkiller.
Last Updated: Friday, October 18, 2013, 18:27
Drug firm Jubilant Life Sciences Ltd Friday said it has received approval from the US Food and Drugs Administration (USFDA) to market generic versions of GlaxoSmithKline`s anti-depressant Wellbutrin SR and smoking cessation aid, Zyban.
Last Updated: Monday, October 14, 2013, 16:40
Researchers have created a comprehensive database that matches thousands of disease genes with approved or experimental drugs that target those genes.
Last Updated: Monday, September 30, 2013, 13:52
Glenmark Pharmaceuticals today said it has received approval from the US health regulator for its generic Hydrocortisone Butyrate Cream used for treating variety of skin infections.