Immunization against life-threatening diseases

Under the government's immunization mission 'Indradhanush', 201 high-priority districts, which have been either partially or not vaccinated at all, have been identified and children living there were being given vaccinations.

`Flexible` microneedle patch to help deliver drug sans jab

An assistant professor has created a flexible microneedle patch, which allows drugs to be delivered directly and fully through the skin.

Kerala to launch SMS alerts for vaccinations of infants

Parents of new born babies in Kerala will soon get SMS reminders on their mobile phones about the details of mandatory vaccinations for the infant.