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Ranbaxy unveils India’s anti-malarial drug

April 27, 2012

INDIA – Ranbaxy launched a new anti-malarial drug called Synriam, which is the first molecule indigenously developed by a private Indian pharmaceutical company. Ranbaxy has invested US$30 million since 2003 to develop this drug. The new drug is priced at Rs 130 for three tablets. The dosage is one tablet per day for three days, […]

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BPA linked to Obesity, Diabetes

March 31, 2012

Bisphenol A (BPA) is back in the news again following the publication of a study by the Chemicals, Health and Environment Monitoring (CHEM) Trust. The document, the Review of the Science Linking Chemical Exposures to the Human Risk of Obesity and Diabetes, reports a link between certain chemicals – including BPA – with hormone changes […]

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