Acute malnutrition affects more than 30 million children in the 15 countries that are most severely affected. Severe wasting, the deadliest form of undernutrition, affects 8 million of these children. This poses a serious risk to children’s lives, long-term health, and development, and it has an effect on every person, every community, and every nation.
COVID-19: According to Serum Institute of India CEO Adar Poonawalla, Covovax would be approved as a booster in 10 to 15 days
Adar Poonawalla, chief executive officer of Serum Institute of India, stated on Sunday that the Covovax vaccine will be approved as a booster in the upcoming 10 to 15 days and added that it is effective against the Omicron form of coronavirus.
The agency has asked Amryt to submit additional data confirming effectiveness of the drug.
Vonjo (pacritinib) belongs to a class of anti-inflammatory drugs known as JAK inhibitors, and it will compete with Incyte Corp’s Jakafi and Bristol Myers’ Inrebic, which were authorised for treating Myelofibrosis in 2011 and 2019, respectively
Abbott has issued a recall for certain Similac baby formula produced in a Michigan facility
Biocon Biologics will aquire Viatris’ biosimilars assets for $3.35 billion
Mankind Pharma is keeping Panacea’s sales and marketing team engaged in the particular company, as per the agreement between the two firms.
Indian government and pharmaceutical company Panacea Biotec launched a collaboration with the Coalition for Epidemic Preparedness Innovations (CEPI) to explore vaccine candidates that could provide wide protection against SARS-COV-2 variations and other Betacoronaviruses.
The Russia-Ukraine situation, as well as sanctions imposed on Russia by numerous western countries, including the United States may hamper Indian pharmaceutical exports, according to industry leaders.