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To promote life science and biotech sector in the state, the government, in its biotechnology policy, has planned four incubation centres at Visakhapatnam, Kakinada, Tirupati and Vijayawada over th

The latest controversy creating new was from the Chinese researchers who say they have edited specific genes in human embryos.

India's Sun Pharmaceuticals Industries Ltd, emboldened by its takeover of domestic rival Ranbaxy Laboratories, is willing to spend as much as $7 billion on further acquisitions, bankers familia

Bharat Biotech's Ella Foundation has successfully tested a preliminary vaccine for Ebola on mice.

Scientists have found a molecular reset button for our internal body clock, a discovery that may allow for new treatments of sleep disorders and cognitive and metabolic abnormalities, commonly asso

In a recent breakthrough, scientists have developed a new test that can predict with 100 percent precision if someone will develop cancer upto 13 years in the future.

Scientists have for the first time successfully implanted a groundbreaking 3D-printed device to save the lives of three babies in the US suffering from a life-threatening condition that prevents no

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Swiss drugmaker Roche has "renewed confidence" that drugs targeting potentially brain-destroying plaque can fight Alzheimer's disease, following promising results with a product from

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GE Healthcare Life Sciences opened the initial set of buildings and labs on its new campus for growing businesses that will develop tools and technologies for the global life sciences industry.

Mylan announced that its Board of Directors has unanimously rejected the unsolicited expression of interest from Teva Pharmaceutical Industries, Ltd.

The first HIV self-testing kit that allows people to get a result in just 15 minutes at home has gone on sale in the UK.

The scientific community has a reason to cheer as the world's first viable malaria vaccine could be available as early as by October this year.

Roche inked a deal worth up to $555 million to work with India's Curadev Pharma for the development and commercialization of IDO1 and TDO inhibitors used for cancer treatments.

Stempeutics Research, a group company of Manipal Education and Medical Group and a Joint Venture with Cipla Group, announced that the State Intellectual Property Office of China (SIPO) granted a pr

Scientists have developed a new pocket-sized ultrasound device (PUD) that can accurately diagnose conditions such as gallstones and abdominal mass, while reducing the number of tests a patient need

Small and medium-sized pharmaceutical companies are wary ahead of a meeting called by the government to decide whether India should become part of a multinational regulatory regime.

Global scientists renewed calls to halt controversial research to genetically edit human embryos after a Chinese team published details of a breakthrough attempt in this new frontier in science.

The European Union cleared the import of 10 new types of genetically modified crops and two more kinds of cut flowers on Friday, its first authorizations in more than a year after a review of its b

GlobalData, a research and consulting firm, in its report said that the combined spend on research and development (R&D) for the peer group of 35 mid-cap biotech companies increased by nearly $

The world's first malaria vaccine has passed its final test but the results haven't been emphatic.

Teva Pharmaceutical Industries today offered to buy Mylan for nearly $40 billion in cash and stock—more than $11 billion above Mylan’s offer for Perrigo two weeks ago, and potentially t

A group of Chinese scientists just reported that they modified the genome of human embryos, something that has never been done in the history of the world.