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India introduces stricter compensation laws for clinical trial injuries

TweetThe government of India recently introduced stricter compensation laws and regulations for clinical trials to counter the previous lack of reasonable care and financial compensation connected to the trials. In the past five years, 2,242 people have died during drug … Read More »

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WHO takes India off of the polio-endemic countries list

TweetThe World Health Organization has taken India off of the list of polio-endemic countries, which suggests that the wild polio virus has been completely eliminated from the environment. Ghulam Nabi Azad, the minister of Health and Family Planning, made the … Read More »

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India sets goals of eliminating measles and neo-natal tetanus

TweetAfter finding success in the fight against polio, the government of India has decided to eliminate deaths from measles and neo-natal tetanus by strengthening immunization activities. The country declared 2012 the year of intensifying routine vaccination. The vaccination will be … Read More »

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Rains increased plasmodium falciparum in India by 30 percent

The prolonged rain spells in 2011 increased the cases of fatal plasmodium falciparum by 30 percent in comparison to 2010 in the Indian state of Rajasthan. Read More »

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India holds vaccine symposium

A four day international symposium, held by India’s Ministry of Science and Technology, will begin on Monday in New Delhi to discuss disease prevention and treatment through immunization. Read More »

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Hundreds infected with dengue fever, malaria in Delhi, India

Public health officials in Delhi, India, recently announced that the city is dealing with 479 cases of dengue fever and 218 cases of malaria. Read More »

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Indian officials call WHO malaria estimates low

Health officials in India estimate that more than 200,000 people in that country may be dying of malaria each year. Read More »

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Dengue fever cases in India continue to climb

In New Delhi, India, 65 new cases of dengue fever were reported on October 19, bringing the total number of infected this season to 4,679. Read More »

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Novavax completes construction of vaccine facility

India admits errors in drug testing that lead to six deaths

Indian H1N1 vaccine to be out mid-May

WHO official sees promise from India cholera vaccine

Bivalent polio vaccine introduced in Delhi, U.P.

Bharat Biotech releases 1 billionth dose of vaccine

India’s Ranbaxy acquires Bangalore vaccine company

SII, Zydus Cadila get approval for H1N1 vaccine trials

Make cancer vaccine more affordable, Nobel laureate says

489 dengue cases recorded in New Delhi