Pharma Updates

13/10/2017

Indian Patent Act achieved balance between drug innovators & public health: Dr BR Jagashetty
https://goo.gl/3jJ9pA

11/10/2017

Clinical study show most women with UTI prone to antibiotic resistance
https://goo.gl/QMCVFa

10/10/2017

Pharma cos set to strengthen product basket in mental health product, online consulting
https://goo.gl/kF4cnd

09/10/2017

E-pharmacy players welcome health ministry's draft rules to facilitate sales of drugs online
https://goo.gl/TdXGXG

03/10/2017

Food deficiencies, tuberculosis India’s most widespread maladies
https://goo.gl/PChSfv

26/09/2017

Health ministry to constitute special task force in each district to restrict availability of prohibited and regulated drugs like oxytocin
https://goo.gl/we5fhJ

22/09/2017

Health ministry sensitizes pharma cos to set up PV cells for monitoring ADRs
https://goo.gl/WbvEZT

21/09/2017

IPC to hold workshop on 'Establishment of PV System in Pharma Industries" on Oct 12 at SciTech Centre, Mumbai
https://goo.gl/k5c2oC

18/09/2017

Digital dispensaries take affordable healthcare to remote locations
https://goo.gl/w8mQ9d

14/09/2017

Watson for Oncology a game changer in cancer diagnostics: Dr. Ajay Bakshi
https://goo.gl/f2VW41

13/09/2017

Whether polio or meningitis, India has shown way in health innovation: Melinda Gates, Gates Foundation
https://goo.gl/f5MPEx

12/09/2017

Indian pharma market clocks growth of 2.4% in August 2017 to Rs.10,317 crore
https://goo.gl/uzFsEU

11/09/2017

Pharma industry needs to urgently optimise supply chains, reduce errors & enhance critical functions: Charlie Farah
https://goo.gl/WtcvVs

09/09/2017

CCI to study unfair practices in Indian pharma, healthcare
https://goo.gl/MLaT1g

08/09/2017

Indian pharma needs to adopt unique labelling options to detect & stall fake drug sale: Dr. Piyush Gupta
https://goo.gl/8aAaMX

07/09/2017

Merck KGaA may sell consumer health business
https://goo.gl/vR6pb9

06/09/2017

India cannot be ignored for global clinical trials; new regulations restore clarity & confidence: Tim Regan
https://goo.gl/XfWRop

05/09/2017

Hospitals liable to pay if consulting doctors involved in medical negligence
https://goo.gl/1yWq8d

04/09/2017

DoP raps NPPA for price fixation of erythromycin tabs for being contrary to DPCO provisions
https://goo.gl/suSYqB

02/09/2017

Fearing more price control, medical device companies propose government to voluntarily cut prices
https://goo.gl/bxtnky

01/09/2017

Govt needs to consider setting up of IDA on par with US FDA to implement new Pharmaceutical Policy: Dr Jagashetty
https://goo.gl/8CqvLv

28/08/2017

DCGI asks cos to submit stability data of non-patent & proprietary drugs with application for mfg license
https://goo.gl/7ZCgJq

24/08/2017

National Pharma Policy draft aims to boost domestic manufacturing of drugs
https://goo.gl/Pq7v26

23/08/2017

Threat Of Api Availability
https://goo.gl/8MvXS6

22/08/2017

Indian Pharmaceutical Alliance demands streamlining of approval of new drugs, biosimilars & revamping of CDSCO
https://goo.gl/eNsFpR

21/08/2017

Draft pharma policy to further ease of doing business & Make in India programmes
https://goo.gl/4Ec1Bi

19/08/2017

Centre plans to sell generic medicines at fuel stations
https://goo.gl/Eqm43C

18/08/2017

KDPMA welcomes draft pharma policy; alarmed over closure of loan licensing manufacturing, mandatory BE/BA tests, etc
https://goo.gl/DRHvdv

17/08/2017

Poor implementation of online tracking of drugs at ports hits industry badly
https://goo.gl/exUtqw

11/08/2017

Medical shops in TN asked not to sell OTC drugs without prescription as many quacks start treating patients
https://goo.gl/LFSdE8

09/08/2017

India's top 100 pharma cos post single digit growth in sales & profit during 2016-17
https://goo.gl/skhBUr

08/08/2017

Experts concerned over govt’s move to grant marketing approval for drugs without clinical trials
https://goo.gl/dA2x39

07/08/2017

Pharma industry, trade concerned over issue of growing expired drugs with no set rules
https://goo.gl/dUfaZo

05/08/2017

Pharmacovigilance needs to be strengthened in India: SV Veeramani
https://goo.gl/CZupcn

04/08/2017

Health ministry’s mini drug testing lab project got stuck with no staff to start operations
https://goo.gl/XeyqbU

03/08/2017

Finance ministry issues clarification on FAQs on GST on drugs and pharmaceuticals
https://goo.gl/pPuoGM

02/08/2017

AICDF urges DoP to act against drug makers for not recalling expired stocks
https://goo.gl/EQgefz

01/08/2017

Indian pharma & healthcare cos in need of a ‘Digital Prescription’ reveals D Yellow Elephant
https://goo.gl/6QL7sb

31/07/2017

DCGI to audit mfg sites of cos before giving approvals for new drugs
https://goo.gl/W28JRT

29/07/2017

National Drugs Survey shows PSU drug firms lack efficiency and quality in manufacturing
https://goo.gl/YyRJPc

28/07/2017

Medical experts see universal immunisation & adult mass vaccination to stall spread of hepatitis
https://goo.gl/hQj3o3

27/07/2017

BIRAC invites proposals for supporting affordable product development under PACE scheme
https://goo.gl/nqfBfy

26/07/2017

MCI puts doctors, drug cos under its scanner to check if rules are violated
https://goo.gl/z3CPds

25/07/2017

ARPA wants DCGI to bring in new rule to add one more warning line on the labels of scheduled drugs
https://goo.gl/MbJeZT

24/07/2017

CCMB study reveals high vulnerability of population-specific disease in India
https://goo.gl/AMaVz3

22/07/2017

Muthu Pharma opens free Comfort Zone for field workers of pharma cos for relaxing
https://goo.gl/hAvGnq

21/07/2017

Indian Pharma exports to USA may go up in 2017-18: Report
https://goo.gl/fueDfY

20/07/2017

Govt to implement intensive ADR monitoring to report adverse events in specific drugs
https://goo.gl/9AuAUH

19/07/2017

'Indian Pharmacovigilance Day Conference 2017’ to be held in Hyderabad on July 28
https://goo.gl/1bx2vp

18/07/2017

Health ministry soon to release pharmacovigilance guidelines for better risk management
https://goo.gl/B8tZpP

17/07/2017

US FDA insists on use of electronic records, signatures for clinical investigations in its latest draft norms
https://goo.gl/fTUAwQ

15/07/2017

Pharma sector a big beneficiary of GST as cold chain supplies become hassle-free: Dr Piyush Gupta
https://goo.gl/zW3Jaz

14/07/2017

How Internet of Things and Artificial Intelligence is changing the face of rural healthcare
https://goo.gl/x2irNa

13/07/2017

Pharma industry in Pondicherry faces big drop in business on account of GST, total production reduces to 50%
https://goo.gl/UT53rp

12/07/2017

No need for drug firms to re-sticker old stocks with new MRP as there is no NPPA circular: pharma trade expert
https://goo.gl/5qKPbe

11/07/2017

Pre-GST medicine stocks can be relabeled with revised MRPs: CDSCO
https://goo.gl/Fwhzbb

10/07/2017

Why you pay 2 to 5 times the wholesale price on medical devices
https://goo.gl/HFE5CR

08/07/2017

NIPER Ahmedabad seeks sponsorship from medical device industry for PhD programmes to boost R&D
https://goo.gl/R9tmNL

07/07/2017

Israel keen on sharing advanced tech in healthcare with India
https://goo.gl/shDmS1

06/07/2017

WHO's new AEFI classification objected as doctors feel it can miss safety signals & dangers with new vaccines
https://goo.gl/ino64Q

05/07/2017

DBT launches 'Innovate in India' programme to transform India into global hub for cutting-edge R&D centre for biotech
https://goo.gl/egmiU4

04/07/2017

BSE Healthcare index remained under pressure in first half of 2017
https://goo.gl/766NMR

03/07/2017

Healthcare set to become expensive after GST implementation
https://goo.gl/qBpSNw

01/07/2017

Hospitals assessing to absorb GST on products and services rather than off-load to patients
https://goo.gl/nrAK66

30/06/2017

Drug retailers and distributors threaten to sue government over GST rates on old stock
https://goo.gl/6BGDjV

29/06/2017

Pharma companies still facing GST rollout blues
https://goo.gl/mYMAsy

28/06/2017

Capsule manufacturing cos plead for lower GST rate of 12-18 per cent
https://goo.gl/frgsed

27/06/2017

Majority of drug dealers in West Bengal facing risk of losing business post GST
https://goo.gl/5SFCNG

24/06/2017

Health ministry launches ‘Skill for Life, Save a Life’ initiative to promote skill development in health sector
https://goo.gl/ZWjsqG

23/06/2017

AoH gets MCI's approval to prescribe branded drugs along with generic names
https://goo.gl/7WRpsV

21/06/2017

India’s largest medical device park launched in Hyderabad
https://goo.gl/U9qkow

19/06/2017

Major private hospitals in Kerala plan clinical pharmacy units in hospital settings, QPMPA welcomes plan
https://goo.gl/KYbZM5

17/06/2017

Union govt’s e-health initiative to bolster healthcare growth: Dr. Usha Manjunath
https://goo.gl/YQAEqy

16/06/2017

Seventy pharma cos set up PV cells for monitoring ADRs
https://goo.gl/bTEgvY

15/06/2017

Health ministry appoints agency to procure equipment for mini drug testing labs
https://goo.gl/8ViotO

14/06/2017

GST set to reduce pharma industry's distribution costs below 2% of sales
https://goo.gl/izQrXx

13/06/2017

Drug traders plan to return stocks due to lack of clarity on compensation post GST
https://goo.gl/rDPCgB

12/06/2017

Pharma sector faces a spell of business slowdown by 50% as it gears up for GST regime
https://goo.gl/L1AkfE

09/06/2017

Health ministry releases 10th Common Review Mission report of National Health Mission
https://goo.gl/ApvOGa

08/06/2017

Pharma industry awaits final details on GST transition as confusion prevails for pharmacy trade too
https://goo.gl/BM6W3F

07/06/2017

Dismal show by 32 leading Indian pharma cos in sales & profits during 2016-17
https://goo.gl/WHMmfe

06/02/2017

Five Reasons It's Hard to Progress Ideas in Healthcare and What to Do About It in 2017
http://www.goo.gl/asdf

06/02/2017

Government must steer clear of doctors’ conference funded by pharma firms’
http://www.goo.gl/test

06/02/2017

Vitamins drive new launches in pharma as Cos focus on OTC segment
http://www.goo.gl/abcd