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Searle announces the acquisition of OBS Pakistan
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Searle announces the acquisition of OBS Pakistan

KARACHI: One of Pakistan’s leading pharmaceutical companies, the Searle company Ltd., recently announced that it is acquiring OBS Pakistan Ltd. A recently issued statement said that Searle had been a US-based multinational company as it was acquired by IBL Group in 1993 and listed in the Pakistan Stock Exchange. The latest acquisition will strengthen Searle’s…

VACCINES: SAVIOUR OR HOAX?
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VACCINES: SAVIOUR OR HOAX?

Why are anti-vaxx people fearful of vaccine? Quitting vaccination will cause resurgence of defeated infections! The last two centuries have witnessed significant progress in the invention, development and availability of many vaccines against diseases that are potentially fatal. Smallpox vaccine remains the most celebrated discovery in this area, whereas, there has been an incontrovertible reduction…

SIUT establishes theater complex in Sukkur
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SIUT establishes theater complex in Sukkur

  KARACHI: As part of its policy to augment and enhance areas of medical facilities by providing free treatment with dignity and compassion in the remote parts of Sindh, the Sindh Institute of Urology & Transplantation (SIUT) has established a new operation theater complex at its Chhablani Medical Centre in Sukkur. The state of the…

Sanofi’s Basal Insulin now in Pakistan!
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Sanofi’s Basal Insulin now in Pakistan!

KARACHI- A new generation of Basal Insulin (Insulin glargine U300) has recently been introduced in Pakistan, by the help and expertise of Sanofi, Pakistan. This basal insulin has been approved by the FDA in 2015 and since then, it has been used in many countries, including the United States of America, Canada, Russia, Japan and India….

Say No to Quackery with SHCC – App launched
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Say No to Quackery with SHCC – App launched

Karachi: The Sindh Healthcare Commission, an autonomous regulatory authority to ensure quality of 0healthcare in the province has launched a mobile based application to fight the menace of quackery in collaboration with Authentik, announced by the commission’s chairperson, Prof Dr Tipu Sultan at a press conference today. The press conference was attended by the chairman…

Drap Rent Government Exchequer Or Public Money: A Conundrum
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Drap Rent Government Exchequer Or Public Money: A Conundrum

ISLAMABAD: The Drug Regulatory Authority of Pakistan paid Rs.280 million from the public exchequer, senate committee was informed. The Senate Standing Committee on National Health Services and Regulations (NHSR), met with Senator Sajjad Hussain Turi in the chair Status of implementation matters as recommendations issued by the committee during last 3 years and mechanism of…

Private Colleges Seek Hearing on Fee Hike
Business, Colleges

Private Colleges Seek Hearing on Fee Hike

ISLAMABAD: The parliamentary committee’s opinion over fee hike is based on one sided information while the views of private colleges are missing that should be heard in the committee which would justify increase in admission fee, claim colleges. The Pakistan Medical and Dental Council has proposed to increase the annual fees of medical college from Rs642,000…

200 Million Important Health Opportunities in Pakistan With the Contributions of Deik
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200 Million Important Health Opportunities in Pakistan With the Contributions of Deik

200 million important health opportunities in Pakistan With the contributions of Deik, Pakistan’s 110 million inhabitants, the capital of Punjab province, the Health Cooperation Forum and the Pakmedica Medical Fair were held in Lahore. 95 companies participated in the healthcare sector and signed the deal over $25 million… 08 October 2017 Sunday 12:35 – 0…

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