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Premier Research Institute Launches India’s First Ayurvedic Anti-Diabetic Drug

KOZHIKODE:  The Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) today launched the country’s first anti-diabetic ayurvedic drug for type two Diabetes mellitus.

The drug BGR-34 is developed jointly by National Botanical Research Institute (NBRI) and Central Institute for Medicinal and Aromatic Plants (CIMAP), the Lucknow-based research units of CSIR.

Launching the drug at a function in Kozhikode, Senior Principal Scientist, CSIR-NBRI, Dr A K S Rawat said, “Six crore adult Indian population has been found to be diabetic and there is no effective solution for diabetes as yet. We are sure that eminent medical professionals will recommend it to their patients suffering from type two Diabetes mellitus for quicker and consistent response.”…

Read more: http://www.ndtv.com/health/premier-research-institute-launches-indias-first-ayurvedic-anti-diabetic-drug-1273426

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Written by csirindia

February 4, 2016 at 9:04 am

Posted in NBRI, Uncategorized

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