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COVID-19: Everybody's feeling helpless and I want to help, says Jennifer Haller, first to receive experimental vaccine

March 19, 2020 5:18 pm

While a coronavirus vaccine may be months away and fraught with risks, people like Haller are choosing to become a part of the trial.

Govt may ease compensation clause in clinical trial rules

November 26, 2018 1:17 am

According to draft rules, any institution or organisation that intends to conduct clinical trial or bioavailability study or bioequivalence study shall be required to have an “Ethics Committee”.

Robust system to supervise clinical trials in place, says Anupriya Patel

January 02, 2018 8:53 pm

Minister of State for Health and Family Welfare Anupriya Patel said in Rajya Sabha there have been 378 cases of deaths due to 'serious adverse events' in 2016 and 11 of them related to clinical trials

Clinical trials in India: Modi govt plans to clip wings of drug regulator

June 24, 2014 1:06 pm

Clinical trial permissions have been stalled after SC rescinded regulator’s nod for 157 clinical trials.

Drug Modafinil may help IAF pilots cope with loss of sleep,maintain performance

February 26, 2013 3:41 am

An armed forces study that strongly recommends the need for a minimum eight hours sleep for a fighter pilot for his full cognitive functioning

Mediterranean diet can cut heart ailments,study finds

February 26, 2013 1:14 am

About 30 per cent of heart attacks,strokes and deaths from heart disease can be prevented in people at high risk if they switch to a Mediterranean diet rich in olive oil

SC seeks govts' replies on human trial of drugs

October 08, 2012 2:09 pm

Centre has been asked to give details of deaths,if any,and the side effects and compensation.

Scientists agree,unreported drug data a health hazard

January 04, 2012 11:54 am

Unreported data from early trials of experimental medicines can harm to future patients and raise costs for health systems.

Maggots no wonder cure for festering wounds

March 20, 2009 2:23 pm

They clean wounds faster than normal treatment but this does not lead to faster healing,results of the world's first controlled clinical trial of maggot medicine showed.