159 articles related to "India"
Multimedia – Last updated 04 April 2013
A liver cancer treatment is off-limits in the NHS due to its unjustifiably high price tag, but in India the same treatment is available for less than £100 a month. In this week's Scrubbing...
Op-eds & Articles – Last updated 28 March 2013
Decision safeguards access to affordable medicines and prevents abusive patenting of medicines New Delhi/Geneva, 1 April 2013 – The landmark decision by the Indian Supreme Court...
Press Release – Last updated 04 April 2013
Médecins Sans Frontières has learnt that the verdict in Indian Supreme Court case of Novartis vs. Government of India will be handed down on Monday, 1 April 2013. The verdict will...
Web article – Last updated 26 March 2013
Geneva, 14 March 2013 Honourable Prime Minister Re: Access to medicines and the EU-India FTA Médecins Sans Frontières/Doctors Without Borders (MSF) is an independent,...
Statements, Speeches, Letters – Last updated 18 March 2013
Hajipur, Bihar, March 15, 2013: International medical humanitarian organisation Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) together with the Bihar State’s Ministry of Health has organised several...
Web article – Last updated 15 March 2013
Visceral leishmaniasis (VL), also known as kala azar, is a worldwide protozoal vector-borne disease, endemic in 76 countries. The annual incidence is estimated to be 250-300,000 cases, with...
Briefing – Last updated 15 March 2013
DNP+, MSF urge India to reject EU demands before April deadline, protest at European Commission in Delhi New Delhi, 13 March 2013 – Pressure is mounting on India to quickly sign off on a free...
Press Release – Last updated 13 March 2013
New Delhi/Geneva, 4 March 2013 – The verdict into German pharmaceutical company Bayer’s appeal against the grant of a compulsory licence has been issued by India’s Intellectual Property...
Statements, Speeches, Letters – Last updated 04 March 2013
Generic competition saves lives. High medicine prices hurt patients and restrict the capacity of governments and other treatment providers to respond to medical needs. India’s contribution...
Briefing – Last updated 07 February 2013