Zydus & CMS enter pact for Desidustat in Greater China
The agreement is for Desidustat, a novel oral HIF-PH inhibitor for the treatment of anemia in patients with Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD) not-on-dialysis and for the treatment of anemia CKD patients on dialysis in Greater China, Zydus said in a statement. "Under the license agreement, CMS will pay Zydus an initial upfront payment," it added.
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Health ministry plans to offer peritoneal dialysis facility to kidney patients at their homes
The programme was launched in 2016 to provide free dialysis care to the patients in district hospitals.
Masood Azhar suspected to be afflicted with renal failure; undergoes regular dialysis
This suggestion of security officials came after Pakistan Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi said the JeM chief is "unwell".
In parched Chennai, hospitals hike charges
Not making matters any easier are private water tankers, which, too, have doubled the cost of the water they supply to private hospitals.
Glenmark Pharma gets USFDA nod for drug for patients on dialysis
The approved product is a generic version of Genzyme Corporation's Renagel tablets.
Arun Jaitley to undergo two more dialysis this week
aitley, 65, was admitted to AIIMS on Friday evening and after two days of observation, a dialysis was performed yesterday.
Arun Jaitley undergoes dialysis, renal transplant soon
AIIMS sources said Jaitley, who was admitted to the hospital on Friday, left for home this afternoon after undergoing dialysis.
Jaitley undergoes dialysis before kidney transplant
The minister had been working from "controlled environment at home" since the start of the week as he was advised to keep away from public appearances and tours.
Arun Jaitley travels to US for medical check up
Arun Jaitley was scheduled to attend 10th India-UK Economic and Financial Dialogue in London in April last year, but had cancelled his visit due to his kidney ailment.
Congress veteran Shivajirao Deshmukh passes away
Deshmukh, who had served as revenue minister in the Vasantsada Patil government in 1976-85, hailed from Shirala tehsil in Sangli district of western Maharashtra.
Dr Reddy's launches oral suspension drug in the US market
The newly launched product is in the strengths of 0.8 g and 2.4 g packets, and is a therapeutic equivalent generic version of Renvela (sevelamer carbonate) for oral suspension.
NephroPlus buys India operations of DaVita; in talks to raise Rs 150 cr
Dialysis and kidney care provider NephroPlus has acquired the Rs 50-crore Indian operations of the world’s second largest kidney care provider and US-listed Fortune500 firm DaVita for an undisclosed sum.
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