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Man against HIV – new vaccine ready for human trials
...veloped this vaccine which promises to be a strong salvo
against the human immunodeficiency virus. This project has consumed five years of dedicated work and employs an entirely new approach in tackling the virus. The idea is to block the virus from growing inside the body rather than trying to bolster t...
Health Minister fires another salvo at MCI
...lth Minister Anbumani Ramadoss today fired another salvo
at Medical Council of India – The apex medical body of the country. He said: "influence of mafias over such a regulatory body was // a matter of grave concern." The MCI is an autonomous body and the government has no say in its functioning. What i...
Doctors unhappy with insurer’s ratings proposa
In the latest salvo
in the pay-for-performance medicine, one of the Triad’s largest insurers United Healthcare, is rolling out a controversial plan to rate physicians on its network based on the quality of care provided by them. // This means that patients will be all...