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Kerala health firm’s vaccine project mentioned in budget

March 16th, 2012 - 7:50 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, March 16 (IANS) The much-awaited Rs.594 crore Integrated Vaccine Complex (IVC) being implemented by Thiruvananthapuram-headquartered HLL Life Care Ltd got a shot in the arm Friday with Finance ... Read more...

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Indian vaccine to save 250 million lives in Africa

March 1st, 2011 - 4:11 pm ICT by IANS
By Francis Kokutse Accra (Ghana), March 1 (IANS) A new India-made vaccine against meningitis is to be administered to nearly 250 million children and adults in sub-Saharan Africa, thanks to a joint campaign ... Read more...

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New affordable vaccine offers hope in fight against meningitis

November 10th, 2010 - 6:00 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 10 (ANI): A new vaccine has been developed, which promises to give its receivers protection against the meningococcal bacterium Neisseria meningitidis.MenAfriVac is the first affordable and effective weapon against killer ... Read more...

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Condom maker HLL setting up vaccine project

January 15th, 2010 - 8:06 pm ICT by IANS
By T.G. Biju New Delhi, Jan 15 (IANS) HLL Lifecare, one of the world's largest condom manufacturers that exports to 33 countries, including Britain and Gulf nations, is setting up a Rs.600-crore "integrated ... Read more...

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World-first cure for gum disease a step closer

December 11th, 2009 - 2:19 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Dec 11 (ANI): A vaccine is being developed in Australia to treat severe gum disease, peridontitis.Periodontitis, which causes gums to bleed and teeth to fall out, is an infection resulting from ... Read more...

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Malaria vaccine in the offing

November 24th, 2009 - 10:33 am ICT by IANS
By Eva Krafczyk Nairobi, Nov 24 (DPA) Patricia Njuguna knows all too well the suffering of her little patients at the children's clinic in Kilifi. "Every day I have severe cases of malaria: ... Read more...

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