Dr. Reddy’s Laboratories, one of India’s top drug makers by sales, has launched Atocor-R (Atorvastatin + Ramipril) in India.
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The attraction of high quality healthcare facilities at competitive costs has been instrumental in a large number of foreign arrivals to access healthcare services in India.
Suven Life Science received two product patents in Russia and Australia for two of their new chemical entities (NCEs)
Oncolytics Biotech Inc. has been granted Canadian Patent 2,360,833 entitled "Reovirus for the Treatment of Cellular Proliferative Disorders"
Intas Biopharmaceuticals is launching lung cancer drug Gefitinib in India and will sell it under ‘Geffy’ brand name.
GVK BIO has entered into a research agreement with Wyeth Pharmaceuticals, a division of Wyeth to discover drug candidates focused on pre-defined discovery targets.
GTx to continue with the phase III clinical trial evaluating toremifene 20 mg in men with high grade prostatic intraepithelial neoplasia, or PIN, who are at increased risk for prostate cancer should continue as planned following an interim efficacy analysis
European Commission has approved Extavia (interferon beta-1b) for the treatment of early and relapsing forms of multiple sclerosis (MS) from Novartis that is planned to include both established treatments and innovative therapies for patients with MS
Dr Reddy's Laboratories Ltd has launched Omez Insta for patients suffering from acute gastritis and those on Ryle's tube feeding in India.
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Australian pharma major Pharmaxis has been permitted to market Aridol, which is used for measuring airway hyperresponsiveness in Germany.
The US Patent & Trademark Office (US PTO) has granted Gilead Sciences the patentability of US Patent No. 6,043,230 for Tenofovir which covers a method of use for Viread (tenofovir disoproxil fumarate).
The Quality Management Subcommittee of Indian Drug Manufacturers Association (IDMA) will organise a one-day seminar on 'How quality pays' on May 23, 2008 at Mumbai.
Siemens Medical Solutions has installed the high-end PET-CT at Piramal Diagnostics Mumbai to provide consistently sharper and clearly defined images across the entire field of view.
GlaxoSmithKline (GSK plc) has received a marketing authorization from European Commission for its H5N1 adjuvanted pre-pandemic vaccine, Prepandrix, in all 27 EU member states.
Dabur Pharma Ltd's oncology unit has received the approval from US Food and Drug Administrator (USFDA) for selling 'Mitoxantrone Hydrochloride in various strengths’.
Bayer HealthCare has launched a reformulation of the liquid Leukine (sargramostim) 500 mcg vial has been approved by the United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA). Leukine (sargramostim) is a growth factor that helps fight infection and disease in appropriate patients by enhancing immune cell function.
Wyeth Pharmaceuticals has launched pristiq (desvenlafaxine), a new serotonin-norepinephrine reuptake inhibitor (SNRI) in US market.
Lexi-Comp, Inc., a leading provider of drug reference information, is offering Harrison's Practice a point-of-care diagnostic and patient management tool addressing common diseases and conditions.