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Prioritising Menstrual Health Critical To India’s Growth Story

Menstrual Health Investment Index is a mere 1.2 per cent of India’s GDP per capita, while disposable period products are unaffordable for a large section of the population. India can, however, make significant economic gains to its GDP by 2.7 per cent, by addressing period poverty

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EU Regulator Seeks To Revoke Authorisation Of Novartis Sickle Cell Drug

The European Medicines Agency (EMA) said on Friday it had recommended revoking marketing authorisation for Novartis' sickle cell disease drug Adakveo

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Aster DM Investors Eye USD 300 Mn Stake Sale In India Business

Investors in Aster DM Healthcare are in talks to sell a 30 per cent stake in the company's India business for about USD 300 million, two sources with direct knowledge said, the latest potential deal in India's booming healthcare sector

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Govt. Clears Supplementary Outlay Under NHM For Maharashtra

Under National Health Mission (NHM) to strengthen the healthcare systems, the ministry has approved additional new posts for public health specialists, medical officers, staff nurses and other staff in Maharashtra

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Standard Quality & Affordable Manufacturing With Focus On R&D: Mandaviya On Leveraging Pharma

Mandaviya urged the stakeholders to capitalize on the current opportunities, stating “substantial investment in terms of Production Linked Incentive schemes as well as upcoming drug parks are bearing fruitful results.

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EU, Pfizer/BioNTech Amend Covid Vaccine Contract

The original contract was signed in May 2021 and committed the EU to buy 900 million doses from Pfizer/BioNTech, with an option for an additional 900 million, by the end of 2023

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