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Indigenous clot busting drug gets nod for clinical trials

17 August 2012

NEW DELHI: The first indigenous clot-busting drug to dissolve life-threatening blockages inside blood vessels of heart has now received official permission to start clinical trials within a couple of weeks.

…………..“This is a novel patented product with an additional benefit of reduced internal bleeding. It should not be equated with other commercial products. Barring a few vaccines, this is the first indigenous protein-based therapeutic, which can dissolve a clot within 30 minutes,” Girish Sahni, Director of Institute of Microbial Technology, Chandigarh, who led the research team told Deccan Herald……

Read more: http://www.deccanherald.com/content/272409/indigenous-clot-busting-drug-gets.html

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Written by csirindia

August 21, 2012 at 10:28 am

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