ICMR

  • Dr. Rajiv Bahl named as Director General of ICMR

    Dr Rajiv Bahl has been appointed as the new director general of the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR)-cum-secretary of the department of health Research for a period of three years. Bahl currently heads the research on maternal, newborn child...

    Published On September 26th, 2022
  • COVID-19 Reports via ICMR approved Laboratories 2022

    Covid-19 tests should only be done at ICMR-approved laboratories, as cyber fraudsters are exploiting the pandemic by impersonating workers of lesser-known labs and issuing false reports. The ICMR has released the list of the laboratories that are approved for the...

    Published On February 28th, 2022
  • Mansukh Mandaviya launched the “ICMR/ DHR Policy on Biomedical Innovation

    For medical professionals, scientists, and technicians in medical, dental, and paramedical institutes, the Union health ministry has launched the ICMR/ DHR Policy on Biomedical Innovation and Entrepreneurship.  By promoting the Government of India's Make-in-India, Start-Up-India, and Atmanirbhar Bharat initiatives, it...

    Published On February 28th, 2022
  • ICMR approves India-made first kit ‘OmiSure’ to detect Omicron

    The Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) has approved a testing kit for detecting the Omicron variant of the SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus. The covid kit developed by Tata is called 'OmiSure' and will be an enhancement for the detection of the...

    Published On January 8th, 2022