Immunotherapy Before Targeted Therapy Improves Survival in Advanced Melanoma

Combination PD-1/CTLA-4 blockade and dual BRAF/MEK inhibition have each shown significant clinical benefit in patients with advanced melanoma. But little prospective data existed to guide the choice of initial therapy or sequence in these patients. The randomized phase III DREAMseq trial involving 265 people with advanced cancer led to a clinically meaningful 20% improvement in 2-year overall survival.
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Optics11 Life receives €5 million in funding for drug development

Forward.ONE and returning investor, Value Creation Capital, will support the rollout of new products applying the company’s technology for experiments at scale requiring high-throughput screening of in vitro models and biomaterials.
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Goa Tourism wins four national tourism awards

Goa Tourism bagged as many as four awards across various categories. The national tourism awards returned after a gap of two years due to Covid pandemic.
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IASRM leading in Aesthetic gynaecology & Regenerative Medicine

Regenerative medicine is an exciting and multifaceted new development in the world of medical treatment. It promises novel therapeutic approaches to replace or restore the original functions of tissues, functional systems or even entire organs.
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Medical officials crack whip on irregular private hospitals

The teams inspected 141 private hospitals, clinics and diagnostic centres in 21 mandals so far. They issued show-cause notices to 41 hospitals and seventeen clinics in the district. The team is shocked when a dental hospital in Kothagudem is being run without any license.
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Lack of specialist doctors, medical staff major cause affecting tribal women & children: HC

The court noted that lack of specialist doctors and medical attendants is a major cause affecting the tribal women and children. It directed that the Maharashtra Public Service Commission and the director of medical education and research be made respondents in a PIL raising concerns over malnutrition among children in the Melghat region.
#MaharashtraPublicServiceCommission #Melghat #News #Health #Medicine


Rs 16,000 cr spent on medical sector, says Minister Rajini

The minister inaugurated three newly constructed urban primary health centres in Vijayawada east constituency. We developed medical sector in the state by spending Rs 16,000 crore so far. 172 types of quality medicines are available at health centres.
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Siddipet being developed as medical education centre

Health minister said there were 1,350 MBBS students in siddipet. He said that lakhs of students were getting the benefit of education.
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Tourism is a key driver of India’s economic growth: Vice President

81 awards were given away this year highlighting the achievements of the industry in 2018-19. The vice president also released India Tourism Statistics 2022, New Incredible India Global Promotional Films, and “GoBeyond:75 Experiences of North India”.
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Apollo Hospitals bags 'Best Medical Tourism Facility Award'

Apollo Hospitals has conferred the ‘Best Medical Tourism Facility Award’ for the year 2018-19. The award was presented at function in new Delhi which was also attended by the union minister of state for tourism.
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'Centre rejected proposal for setting up Medical Device park during MVA govt': Industry dept counters Aaditya Thackeray’s charge

The state industry department clarified that the Centre had not approved it on September 24, 2021 during the Maha Vikas Aghadi government. A senior industry department officer has thereby countered Aaditya’s charges.
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Congress leaders made money in the guise of improving medical education in country before 2014: Amit Shah

A separate budget of Rs 1,600 crore has been granted to set up integrated laboratories and research centres in the country. He is on a two-day visit to Gujarat, where elections are due in December this year.
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Konni Medical College to get 100 MBBS seats- The New Indian Express

The state has a total of 1,655 MBBS seats in the government sector now. Large-scale development activities can be carried out in the medical college as it has received the NMC permission. The state government had made prompt interventions for getting the recognition for Konni Medical College.
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How will medical coding evolve in the next 20 years in revenue cycle management? - MedCity News

The world of medical coding has developed dramatically in the past 20 years. He is a highly specialized digital process leveraging predictive analytics, AI, natural language processing and computer-assisted coding. Each shift to automation creates new and different kinds of specializations and roles.
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Want to avoid many medical tests and their side effects, "reconnect with Nature" Says Dr

Dr. Swatantra Jain is an amazing doctor who teaches the natural way to lead a happy life. He advises people to do many things at home, by which many diseases, pain can be relieved.
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Everest Medicines gets go-ahead for renal disease drug study

EVER001, previously known as XNW1011, is a next-generation covalent reversible Bruton’s tyrosine kinase (BTK) inhibitor in development for the treatment of glomerular diseases.
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Indore: MPPSC holds written exam for filling 763 posts of medical officers

The written examination was organised at one examination centre each at Indore and Bhopal. Out of a total of 603 candidates, 510 candidates appeared in the examination held for filling 28 posts.
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Tamil Nadu Medical Colleges Admissions Begin, State NEET Counselling Form Out

The first stage of TN NEET counselling is being conducted for government and management quota seats. 1,32,167 candidates from Tamil Nadu appeared in NEET this year. 67,787 of them qualified for the entrance test.
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4 days ago

TS ECET Counselling 2022: Final phase registration begins tomorrow

Candidates who want to apply for the counselling round can do it through the official site of TS ECET at tsecet.nIc.iN. The exercising options after certificate verification is from September 25 to 27, 2022.
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4 days ago

'Working on Court's Suggestions': Centre to SC on Ukraine-returned Students' Issues

The centre has told the Supreme Court that medical students who returned from Ukraine cannot be accommodated in the Indian universities in the absence of provision under National Medical Commission (NMC) Act, 2019. The top court said one officer cannot handle 20,000 students and the government can develop a web portal for students to access information.
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