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Food and Drug Administration (FDA)

Eateries must maintain record of oil usage: FSSAI

From now onwards, the Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (FSSAI) will keep a track record of usage of oil.

25 Feb 2019 6:48 AM

FDA seizes adulterated milk from tankers entering city

Milk worth more than Rs 5 lakh, which was found to be adulterated, was destroyed in Navi Mumbai.

21 Oct 2018 2:01 AM

FDA warns against vaginal rejuvenation devices

The lasers or radiofrequency waves used by these devices can be only used by licensed gynecologists.

01 Aug 2018 6:43 PM

US FDA looks to pave way for earlier-stage Alzheimer's drugs

Medicines tested to treat Alzheimer’s have had a dismal track record.

16 Feb 2018 10:28 AM

Roche wins FDA's breakthrough therapy label for autism drug

Balovaptan may improve social interaction and communication in people with ASD.

29 Jan 2018 4:07 PM


FDA clears radioactive drug for cancer that killed Steve Jobs

Learn more about the drug.

28 Jan 2018 7:10 PM

27 Bhiwandi teens take ill after eating mutton biryani

While all of them are now stable and out of danger, they have been kept under observation and will be discharged in a day or two.

19 Jan 2018 4:13 AM

Cancer cure: Made in India— a cancer curing drug molecule

Results of the study approved by the Depart-ment of Biotech-nology will decide when the drug will be available in the market.

10 Dec 2017 2:39 AM

FDA approves first drug in US with digital ingestion tracking

The product has been approved for the treatment of conditions like schizophrenia.

20 Nov 2017 3:12 PM

Legal loophole allows offenders to bounce back

As the law only helps them to take their licences for a period of time, the offenders order for supplies in batches.

13 Oct 2017 1:38 AM


Copper cocktail mugs can give you food poisoning, says experts

The FDA's Moral Food Code which prohibits copper from coming in direct contact with foods that have a pH below 6.0.

06 Aug 2017 10:37 AM

New drug delivery method paves way for better cancer therapy

This new method is the most promising next-generation antibody therapeutics for cancer.

06 Jul 2017 11:19 AM