Washington | By Asian News International | Posted by Shivani Kale
UPDATED ON DEC 24, 2020 08:12 PM IST
The research, published in the journal Nature, provides new insights into how cancers evolve to adapt to changing environments and suggests ways to reduce drug resistance by combining therapies.
Asian News International | By Asian News International, Washington Dc
UPDATED ON SEP 22, 2019 01:35 PM IST
In a recent study, researchers suggested a new use of leukemia drug, nilotinib to heal a deadly pediatric brain cancer called medulloblastoma.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Sanchita Sharma
PUBLISHED ON APR 30, 2019 07:38 AM IST
Antimicrobial (including antibiotics, antivirals, antifungal and antiprotozoal) agents are critical to fight diseases in humans, animals and plants, but misuse and overuse is making an increasing number of them ineffective.
By Isabel Frost and Ramanan Laxminarayan
UPDATED ON APR 19, 2019 07:40 PM IST
To prevent the outbreak of deadly infections such as Candida auris, hospital infection control must be taken seriously
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Rhythma Kaul
PUBLISHED ON MAR 24, 2019 11:30 PM IST
Drug resistant TB remains an area of concern, with 54% increase in the cases that came up to 60,000 new cases in 2018 as compared to 40,000 in 2017.
Mumbai | By Aayushi Pratap
UPDATED ON MAR 19, 2019 03:59 AM IST
The research is part of a global study called Comprehensive Resistance Prediction for Tuberculosis (CRyPTIC), which aims at building a “resistance catalogue” of TB bacteria by studying 0.1 million TB isolates across the globe.
Hindustan Times, Pune | By Nozia Sayyed
UPDATED ON DEC 01, 2018 02:44 PM IST
As against 54,167 positive cases of people living with HIV diagnosed in Maharashtra in 2011, only 15,119 new positive cases were detected in the first nine months of 2018.
Hindustan Times | By HT Correspondent
PUBLISHED ON SEP 10, 2018 12:46 PM IST
For India, this is a serious problem. The country has among the highest rates of unapproved drugs sold, many of which are over-the-counter drugs, and an indiscriminate use of antibiotics, which means that it becomes difficult to assess, control and limit Anti-Microbial Resistance (AMR).
Hindustan Times | By Sanchita Sharma, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON MAR 27, 2018 04:50 PM IST
In 2015, the total global antibiotic consumption was 35 billion DDDs, a 65% increase from 2000, according to the analysis of antibiotic use in 76 countries.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Sanchita Sharma, New Delhi
UPDATED ON MAR 27, 2018 01:33 PM IST
Rising incomes, over-the-counter sale, a poorly regulated private hospital sector, high rates of hospital infection, inexpensive antibiotics and frequent infectious disease outbreaks are driving consumption in India and other low- and middle-income countries.