AIIMS Madurai: JICA, Central team inspect site

“Agreement worth Rs 15 crore has been signed to build a compound wall around the 224-acre land where Madurai All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) would be constructed,” said State Directorate of Medical Education Assistant Director, Sabitha. Continue Reading

Siddha recipes book launched

With the aim to understand the basics of Siddha medicine, Centre for Traditional Medicine and Research (CTMR), in collaboration with CPR Environmental Education Centre, held a one-day workshop in the city recently. Continue Reading

New mobile, instant technology to help diagnose viral infections

Scientists have developed a new miniature, portable gene sequencing technology that can diagnose infection from viruses such as Ebola or Zika almost instantly in the field. Diagnosis is both quick and early, which avoids the need to transfer contaminated samples, researchers said. Continue Reading