Novel drug delivery systems in cancer therapy
It is a well-known fact that cancer is a dreadful disease and the number of patients being affected is increasing every day. To tackle this, we need to continuously look for reliable therapy options. While, conventional chemotherapy is beneficial, novel drug delivery...
Novel drug delivery systems- Emergence and Applications
Drug delivery mechanism has always been an important aspect in determination of a formulation’s success. Conventional drug delivery systems such as tablets, capsules and parenteral systems, generally lead to distribution of drug throughout the body.
How the world will change post coronavirus
As the world continues to struggle in the shackles of the Covid-19 pandemic, countries continue to look for ways to emerge out of ‘the great pause’. However, it is far from clear, how long will it affect us. The world is upside down since the past six months and has already been facing severe damages-
Personalised Medicine in Oncology
While the old adage, ‘one size does not fit all’ can be true in all walks of life, perhaps it is most relevant today in medical domain. Related to this wisdom is a concept called ‘Personalised Medicine’ or ‘Precision Medicine’ that is currently gaining momentum particularly in oncology.
Testing for COVID 19 virus
The outbreak of a mysterious viral infection in China towards the end of December 2019, took the global medical community by surprise. This was later identified to be severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV 2), aka COVID 19 virus – a new virus with no established testing or treatment options available…..
SOLIDARITY and other clinical trials – In search of an elusive therapy for COVID 19
In December 2019, when there was news of a mysterious viral infection ravaging part of China, little did the citizens of other countries realise that, one day it will enter their homes without so much as a knock and be declared a pandemic. Fast forward to the present...