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Permissions for clinical trials delayed, bio pharma firms plan to leave country

The health ministry had put in place a three-tier system to scrutinise applications for trials.

Serum institute moves court,says govt didn’t keep commitment

The Serum Institute of India has moved the Delhi High Court alleging that the government backtracked on its authorised marketing commitment to procure H1N1 vaccine.


Health dept gets swine flu vaccine doses for staff

Serum Institute has completed the trial for an indigenous trivalent vaccine to prevent swine flu and other influenza type illnesses.

Gates in Pune on vaccine hunt

Microsoft founder Bill Gates met Dr Cyrus Poonawalla,one of his favourite “vaccine heroes” at the Serum Institute

7th Asian film festival from December 23

The 7th Asian Film Festival,organised by the Aashay Film Club and Kensho Entertainment,will begin in the city from December 23.

Gates Foundation to fund clinical trials at Pune’s Serum Institute

The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation will fund two Indian firms,including Pune-based Serum Institute of India,to develop vaccines for pneumonia and diarrhoea.


Serum Institute to bring meningitis vaccine home

The Serum Institute is planning to bring MenAfricVac,the conjugate meningitis vaccine it developed for Africa,to India.