Interventional Oncology in the treatment of Cancer

Interventional oncology (IO) is a rapidly growing field in cancer treatment that uses targeted minimally invasive procedures, performed under image guidance to diagnose, treat or relieve the symptoms of cancer and has become a pillar of cancer care alongside medical surgical and radiation oncology. In these procedures rather than removing tumors through open surgical procedures,… Continue reading Interventional Oncology in the treatment of Cancer

The current state of Lu-177 based therapeutics

Cancer is widespread in all population groups and the success of any new therapeutic options will depend on availability and affordability of diagnosis and treatment. Many strategies are used to treat cancers; this includes surgery, radiation, chemotherapy and targeted therapy. Surgery is preferred when the cancer is highly localized and a wide range of advanced… Continue reading The current state of Lu-177 based therapeutics

Proteomics Pave the Way for Personalized Therapies

Precision medicine (PM) is an approach to prevent and treat diseases by developing diagnostics and therapies to deliver maximum effectiveness by incorporating an individual’s cellular physiology, medical history, and environment to arrive at a unique treatment plan based on the conditions they experience. Research and innovation in Precision Medicine/personalized therapies have promised to discover and… Continue reading Proteomics Pave the Way for Personalized Therapies

The emerging trends in diabetes management-DIGITAL DIABETES

Diabetes is a clinical condition wherein the inability of the pancreas to produce insulin causes increased glucose levels in the body, if not managed, leads to complications such as  retinopathy (eye), nephropathy(kidney), neuropathy(nervous system), foot ulcers which many lead to amputations, cardiovascular diseases, even hypertension and liver (lipoprotein metabolism). As diabetes has no cure and… Continue reading The emerging trends in diabetes management-DIGITAL DIABETES

Increasing Trend of Medical Device Outsourcing

The medical device market is currently witnessing an explosive growth due to increasing geriatric population across the world, increasing chronic and infectious disease burden among the population, increasing demand and acceptance for smart, technologically advanced medical devices, growing economies of the emerging countries and favorable reimbursement scenario for most of the medical devices. To meet… Continue reading Increasing Trend of Medical Device Outsourcing