Digvijay Singh demands probe into drug trials in Madhya Pradesh

Alleging "huge scandal" over drug trials in government medical colleges in poll-bound Madhya Pradesh, Congress` Digvijay Singh demanded a central government inquiry into the matter.

Jubilant`s molecule gets FDA approval for drug trials

The US Food & Drug Administration (FDA) accepted the novel molecule of the Bangalore-based Jubilant Biosys Ltd for clinical trials to treat prostate cancer, the pharma company said Saturday.

Clinical trial of untested drugs must be regulated: SC

Clinical trials of untested drugs on humans require certain mandatory standards to be followed, the Supreme Court said on Friday while directing the government to put in place a mechanism to monitor them.

After SC rap, govt set to notify rules to regulate drug trials

After over 2,242 deaths during clinical drug trials in last five years, government plans to regulate the USD 500 million sector by bringing changes in drug laws to make lapses by pharma MNCs a punishable offence and enhance compensation among other steps.

Clinical trials of untested drugs creating havoc: SC

The SC today slammed the Centre for its failure to stop illegal clinical trials of untested drugs by multinational companies, saying the drug trials are creating "havoc" in the country and causing death of many citizens.

Everyday medicines make women ill as they have only been tested on men

Many pills most commonly used daily by women — such as painkillers and heart drugs — were never tested on females, pregnant or otherwise, before being put on the market,

NHRC committee to frame guidelines for drug trials

The NHRC said that is has constituted an expert committee to frame guidelines for clinical drug trials, following unethical complaints.

NHRC committee to frame guidelines for drug trials

National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) on Friday constituted a committee to frame guidelines for clinical trial of drugs in the country.

Govt forms panel to look into irregularities in passing new drugs

The report has pointed out serious irregularities and serious lapses in clearing new drugs in the grant of approval to new drugs without conducting clinical trials in India.

India initiates probe against drug trials

Illegal drug trials had led to the death of six children in 2010 in two states.

India initiates probe against drug trials

Illegal drug trials had led to the death of six children in 2010 in two states.

SC notice to Centre over illegal drug trials

The Supreme Court Monday sought
the Centre`s response on a PIL seeking inquiry into alleged illegal clinical trials of untested drugs in various states of the country.

Doctors fined for illegal drug trials

Madhya Pradesh government has imposed
a fine of Rs 5,000 each on the 12 government doctors who had
conducted illegal drug trials.

Integral begins final drug trials for prostate cancer, Alzheimer`s

Integral Bio Sciences, alife sciences venture among scientists and investors from India and the US, has started the crucial "phase four" trials of original drug discovery to treat prostate cancer and Alzheimer`s disease.

Integral begins final drug trials for prostate cancer, Alzheimer`s

Integral Bio Sciences, alife sciences venture among scientists and investors from India and the US, has started the crucial "phase four" trials of original drug discovery to treat prostate cancer and Alzheimer`s disease.