Scientists at the University of Cambridge grew heart cells in the lab using human embryonic stem cells, to understand how the virus infects the heart cells.
The treatment committee told the media here that the amount will be used for his treatment requiring a dose of Zolgensma, worth over Rs 18 crore.
According to the researchers, the therapy is an engineered molecule, MS21, that causes the degradation of AKT, an enzyme that is overly active in many cancers.
Navaneet’s case surely lights a ray of hope to little Muhammad and hundreds of other children who await the expensive gene therapy.
Ayurveda is a 5,000-year-old asset and gift to India that our ancestors have given us, by using herbs and plants in recipes to live healthy with purity.
Earlier, in the pandemic, there was a debate on whether the use of such drugs increased the severity of COVID-19, which led to urgent calls for investigations.
Logistic issues, manpower shortage for supply and panic buying are said to be the reasons for the current medicine scarcity.
The new OPDs that will be up and running from next week are for the Orthopaedics, ENT, Respiratory Medicine as well as Pain and Palliative specialities.
The injection called Phesgo will be offered to eligible patients with HER2-positive breast cancer, undergoing chemotherapy.
According to the researchers, one of the most exciting frontiers in medicine is the use of living cells as therapies, which can be used to treat cancer.