WHO launches first-ever insulin prequalification programme to expand access to life-saving treatment for diabetes GENEVA. KAZINFORM - The World Health Organization (WHO) today announced the start of a pilot programme to prequalify human insulin to increase treatment for diabetes in low- and middle-income countries, Kazinform refers to WHO.
Days of Kazakhstan Medicine kicks off in Kyrgyzstan BISHKEK. KAZINFORM Days of Kazakhstan Medicine kicked off in the Kyrgyz capital Bishkek. More than 100 delegates from Kazakhstan led by Minister of Healthcare Yelzhan Birtanov will visit the neighbor republic from November 13 to 14, Kazinform reports.
Study finds new clues to help protect heart from damage after heart attack CHICAGO. KAZINFORM Studying mice, researchers at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis have shown that boosting the activity of specific immune cells in the heart after a heart attack can protect against developing heart failure, an invariably fatal condition.
2,200 IVF babies are born in Kazakhstan every year ALMATY. KAZINFORM Almaty hosts today the XI International Congress of the Kazakhstan Association of Reproductive Medicine on «Modern Approaches to the Treatment of Infertility. Assisted Reproductive Technology: Present and Future,» Kazinform correspondent reports.
Chinese scientists develop new material for treatment of liver cancer NANJING. KAZINFORM Chinese scientists have developed a nanometer material that can be used for liver cancer treatment, according to the Suzhou Institute of Biomedical Engineering and Technology under the Chinese Academy of Sciences Wednesday.