India, Ukraine to sign MoU for stem cells research
The Union Government will soon sign a Memor-andum of Understanding (MoU) with the Ukraine Academy of Medical Sciences (UAMS) to jointly work in the area of stem cell research, informed sources say.
Kerala’s burgeoning ayurveda warrants separate drugs controller
For the Kerala allopathic drug industry comprising around 100 units, there are sixty drug inspectors; whereas for the ayurvedic industry consisting of more than 1,200 units, there are just three drug inspectors!
Clinical trial finds herbo-mineral drug effective as tocolytic agent
A new herbo-mineral drug, Evatone, recently developed by a Bangalore-based herbal pharmaceutical company may help extend pregnancy among women who are likely to deliver prematurely (pre-term labour).