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Vikram Hospital raises awareness about Multiple Sclerosis AstraZeneca expands Global Medicines Development centre in I Aetna launches vHealth with monthly subscription LifeCell launches Pentastic pre-natal test Digital therapeutics improves blood glucose self monitoring Sanofi Genzyme partners with MSSI Veeda Clinical Research wins recognition by ASSOCHAM MIT researchers create ingestible sensor for GI bleeding Himalaya BabyCare honours nurses across India Smart Home Healthcare Market to Hit $30 Billion by 2023 ACG: World’s only market-ready solutions provider for all tr HealWell24 raises Rs. 1.4 crore in its pre-Series A round Strides Shasun needs shareholders' nod to change its name DxTerity Diagnostics Receives CE Mark for the REDI-Dx® Test Tobacco is responsible for more than one in ten deaths: WHF MTaI welcomes govt’s plan to regulate critical care medical Genetic testing can increase the survival of lung cancer pat Datwyler to supply first samples of new Pune production line Bariatric surgery devices market to reach $2.16B by 2023 Nagaland NHM inks deal with hospitals IIIT researchers create apparatus to predict bowel movements India ranks 145th in healthcare access and quality Research: Depression leads to brain ageing ESMO prioritize Cancer on Global Health Agenda at WHA US researchers develop portable early malaria detection devi Central Expert Team: Nipah virus a local occurrence only Medlife launches diagnostic lab in Bengaluru Lunaphore, Vitro unite to Develop ISH Protocols for RNA/DNA Ajanta, Aurobindo, Sun Pharma gets tentative FDA approval of Global Hospitals successfully perform Bypass Grafting on a 2 Qure.ai partners with TRS and Telerad Tech to enable better Hairline International launches designer hair restoration Expert Central Technical team on constant Nipah management FDA approves Merck’s Drug for most common Lung Cancer type Lunch Hour Treatment for Dry Eyes with new Advanced Technolo Nipah Virus: 11 Deaths, Central Team on constant review BCP partners with Microsoft to enhance productivity Three directors quit as Fortis' takeover battle continues Sun Pharma announces USFDA approval for YONSA Glenmark Pharma submits First New Drug Application for Ryal The bright future of male infertility Apollo to adopt Watson for Oncology and Watson for Genomics Cure.Fit acquires Fitness First in India Health Ministry reviews Nipah Virus cases in Kerala Pharma Packaging Market to face significant growth Buy Indian Policy for Medical Devices- Lacks Boldness, Lost Suven Life procures patents from New Zealand and Norway Artificial intelligence for early cancer diagnosis Scientists develop new technique to detect Chikungunya virus French surgeon builds windpipes from arteries New algorithm predicts life expectancy after heart failure Multi-disciplinary central team to investigate the Nipah out India is firmly committed to achieving UHC: JP Nadda US approves first drug that prevents migraines DCGI to come out with vaccine specific regulatory policy “AYUSH” finds a place in English Language for scientific pur Glenmark Pharma gets USFDA nod for Colesevelam Hydrochloride Applying machine learning to challenges in the pharmaceutica Bio-Rad launches Anti-Vedolizumab antibodies UK trial approves breath test for cancer detection WHO raises high Ebola health risk in DR Congo Stempeutics inks a deal with Cipla for Stempeucel Provide stents free of cost to BPL group: Health Minister HP powers mCURA to enhance patient experience at hospitals How GDPR will specifically affect healthcare? Ayushman Bharat should be focused on quality care: MTaI HealthifyMe appoints Anish Basu Roy as SVP Enterprise & Plat Crane welcomes over 300 industry stakeholders at the inaugur Alembic Pharma posts Q4 profit of Rs 93.79 Cr Health Tech startup mfine raises $4.2 M in Series A Haffkine Institute to develop efficient TB diagnostic kit Cabinet approves setting up of a new AIIMS in Deoghar, Jhark Cabinet approves MoU for Cooperation in the field of Traditi Cabinet approves MoU between India and Swaziland Cabinet approves MoU on Cooperation in the field of Medicina Jubilant Life gets USFDA nod for Niacin tablets Narayana Health rolls out free health check-up camps New Insights into Hookipa’s TheraT(R) Replicating Viral Vect Glenmark Pharma launches generic Seretide Accuhaler to treat WHO publishes first Essential Diagnostics List MedGenome researchers discover rare genetic mutation KRF invites collaborations for bowel disease research Smoking and drinking may increase hypertension, diabetes ris Agilent completes acquisition of Genohm GE Healthcare collaborates with Kenya Cardiac Society Safe Blood Transfusion For Thalassemics AI Health tech start-up powers TB detection MP launches portable breast cancer indicating device Aurobindo Pharma's arm voluntarily recalls two antibiotic in GBRC researchers to develop a vaccine for Leptospirosis Wockhardt Hospitals honours nurses across centers on Intern Novartis India announces appointment of Milan Paleja as VC & FDA expands approval of Gilenya to treat MS in pediatric pat Lupin launches Corcal Bone and Beauty supplement Innovative synthetic nanofibre may reverse atherosclerosis President of India addresses International Nurses Day Celebr Glenmark Pharma gets USFDA nod for skin treatment cream China’s ease of import plans fail to create buzz USFDA completes inspection of Lupin's Nagpur plant Nigeria, US sign MoU to conduct health survey Healthcare data analytics startup raises $25M Nurses a Boon to the ailing patients MR Vaccination is safe, emphasize medical specialists of PGI Indian embassy in Kuwait recognizes six agencies to recruit Bharat Biotech’s ROTAVAC receives National Technology Awar Nightingales Home Health opens branch in Chennai Railway board partners with hospitals China’s Lepu Medical Technologis set to enter in Indian mark Roche to start evidence-based medicine tech in India Indian Intellectual Property and liabilities law creates obs Fasting boosts stem cells’ regenerative capacity UK and India extend health partnership to deal with global h IIT Delhi to set up three research parks Epygen Biotech to raise Rs 300 Cr to boost Biosimilars in In High-risk drugs packs must carry prominent warnings “Over 10 lakh Indians diagnosed with liver cirrhosis each ye Fitbit launches Fitbit Versa in India MannKind to enter deal with Cipla for Afrezza in India Tata Trusts upgrade 8 Nagpur UPHCs AI can predict chances of getting a heart attack just by sca PM reviews preparations for launch of Health Assurance progr To make country Filaria free centre to start triple-drug the MRI ‘glove’ provides clear images of hand anatomy Good hand hygiene: Simple, cost-effective way to save lives AI can be a game changer for healthcare sector Lupin submits New Drug Application for Etanercept biosimilar Lupin receives FDA approval for generic Temovate Ointment, 0 CDSCO extends WHO’s GMP certificate The Cornell Sathguru Foundation organizes first One Health I Star Health’s stake sale hits a roadblock Ascensia Diabetes Care Launches Smarter Version of CONTOUR®D WHO asks SE Asia to promote hand hygiene AIIMS performs surgery using 3D printed medical implant THALASSEMIA CARE IN INDIA: WHERE DO WE STAND? Genetic carrier testing is the key to reducing occurrence of LANXESS backings Tech empowered schooling to municipal schoo MTaI Calls for Wider Consultation on Trade Margin Capping by IIT Madras develops a wound dressing material to treat diabe IIT Roorkee Researchers identify new enzyme from Yak cheese Aurobindo launches $1.6 billion bid to buy Novartis generics Atelerix Ltd and LV Prasad Eye Institute unites to treat cor ADB to invest in India’s Health Startups Roche’s Tecentriq to receive FDA priority review Union asks states to prioritise locations for HWCs Researchers develops a glue to fix broken bones in just 5 mi Health ministry to mandate Red band warning on all listed dr Addressing the Industry- Academia gap Venture Centre wins Asian Incubation Award NHHS appoints Narasimha Jayakumar as CEO Reputed institutes battle over CRISPR technology CSIR-NCL develops TB drug with improved stability China eliminates import duties on 28 Indian medicines US scientists develop pill for better cancer detection Orchard Therapeutics’ OTL-200 receives RPD Designation from WHO to fast-track efforts to eliminate rabies Healthtech startup Suki raises $20M funding Wales introduces new screening test for Down’s syndrome Cabinet approves setting up of 20 AIIMS across India WHO to accelerate efforts to address air pollution NCI, IIT-B, TMC sign MoU for cancer research Vidhi to head consumer healthcare biz at Sun Pharma J P Nadda reviews preparedness of states to manage vector bo MoHFW restricts regulation for Oxytocin in India Van that detects presence of TB bacteria is on the move Strides Shasun receives USFDA approval for Cinacalcet Hydroc IIT Roorkee develops mobile app to track heart patient’s hea BioAgile Therapeutics wins recognition for fast growth Biogen, Neurimmune announce Option Exercise for Aducanumab CSIR bags National IP Award 2018 Fitbit, Google partner for smarter fitness bands Trivitron to set up new facilities across India Agilent announces executive appointments HCG acquires 12% equity stake in ISSL AstraZeneca fights asthma through its 'Healthy Lung Initiati
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The Modi Ministry took charge in New Delhi on May 27 four years ago. In its election manifesto, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) government headed by Narendra Modi had clearly mentioned that it accords high priority to health sector, which is crucial for securing the economy. It also noted that the overarching goal of healthcare would be to provide, ‘Health Assurance to all Indians and to reduce the out of pocket spending on health care’, with the help of state governments. Now with completion of four years in office of Modi government, BioSpectrum spoke to the industry about the achievements of the government and what are the issues that still need the government’s attention.

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