Bengaluru, Dec 1 (IANS) The European Medicines Agency accepted for review the marketing authorization applications of Biocon and its US partner Mylan for their cancer treatment drugs Trastuzumab and Pegfilgrastim, said the leading biotech firm on Friday.
London, Dec 1 (IANS) Dispelling common misconception that Type-1 diabetes is predominantly a "disease of childhood", a new study says that adults are as likely to develop the condition as children.
New Delhi, Dec 1 (IANS) In a case of medical negligence, doctors at a city's corporate hospital declared a baby dead, along with his stillborn twin, and handed them over to family members in a polythene bag, but the baby was found to be alive before being buried.
Beijing, Dec 1 (IANS) A 2,200-year-old Chinese corpse that shows no signs of decay is once again open for public viewing, five years after the start of renovation at a museum where it is preserved.
Johannesburg, Dec 1 (IANS) Researchers have discovered that the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) directly impacts the brain in the early stages of the infection.
Beijing, Dec 1 (IANS) Customs officials at a Chinese airport found 200 live cockroaches in an elderly couple's luggage.
New Delhi, Dec 1 (IANS) Former US president Barack Obama had the audience here in splits when he said that he was the first American president to have a recipe for daal, the humble Indian dish which is staple in many Indian households.
San Francisco, Dec 1 (IANS) Apple has launched an app to collect data from Apple Watch users in order to detect and notify them when they experience irregular heart rhythms, like atrial fibrillation -- a leading cause of strokes.
London, Nov 30 (IANS) While the health effects of e-cigarettes use are yet to be fully established, a new study has shown that long-term vaping does not pose serious health risk among adults.
New Delhi, Nov 30 (IANS) Days after the Centre for Science and Environment stated that air pollution is responsible for 30 per cent of premature deaths in India, doctors have claimed that air pollution is also compromising mental health of children apart from their lungs.
New York, Nov 30 (IANS) Thousands of revellers gathered in the Rockefeller Centre here to watch the annual lighting of the world's most famous Christmas tree, the media reported.
Beijing, Nov 30 (IANS) Beijing on Thursday launched a hotline number to provide consultation services for HIV/AIDS patients.
New Delhi, Nov 30 (IANS) Former Defence Minister A.K. Antony will undergo surgery at the Ram Manohar Lohia (RML) hospital here following a brain haemorrhage, hospital authorities said on Thursday.
New Delhi, Nov 29 (IANS) With India accounting for six per cent of the global malaria burden in 2016, a union minister on Wednesday said the majority of malaria cases in the country are reported from the country's bordering districts, forests and tribal areas, and most other parts of the country remain malaria free.
Mumbai, Nov 29 (IANS) Doctors here have successfully treated an octagenarian patient, suffering from chronic and excruciating facial pain for 15 years, with an advanced technology in a record 23.7 minutes, the fastest in India, the hospital said in a statement on Wednesday.