Commission approves modern animal-free testing for drugs

Context: In a step that would spare animals from suffering due to drug experiments, the Indian Pharmacopoeia Commission has approved modern, animal-free tests for drug manufacturers. Other details: In the 2018 edition of Indian Pharmacopoeia, that provides guidelines on tests for drugs manufactured and marketed in India, the IPC has Read More …

UN report for social inclusion

Context: A UN report on the Asia-Pacific region has urged the regional powers to invest in inclusive and sustainable growth. More highlights of the report: The UN Economic and Social Survey of Asia and the Pacific 2018, the annual report from the UN Economic and Social Commission for Asia and Read More …

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