What if clinical trials don’t happen in India? Indian patients will continue to be treated with existing standard of stagnating care. The world would have moved on to better medicines buoyed by innovation. But Indian patients will need to be excluded from this wave of change for the better. The Drugs Controller General of India (DCGI)’s […]Read More What if clinical trials don’t happen in India?
Those of us who have seen the movie, ‘The Life of PI’, would agree that the boy, Piscine Molitor Patel or PI had to go through a lot before emerging a winner. What cannot be cured, must be endured. When one reads about the current scenario as far as Clinical Trials (CTs) are concerned, the […]Read More The Life of “PI” and Clinical Trials
On Jan 30, 2013 while the country stood in silence as a mark of respect to the father of the nation on his 65th death anniversary, a gazette notification was passed which could mean the death of good quality serious clinical research in India. It definitely means the death of reasoning, the death of stakeholder […]Read More What are we compensating for?