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Cipla acquires 30% share in Brandmed

Cipla Medpro, South Africa’s third largest pharmaceutical company in the private sector, will acquire a 30% stake upon closure in the connected healthcare company, Brandmed.

Randburg gets dedicated private haematology unit

The first dedicated private haematology unit in Johannesburg for the diagnosis and treatment of the acute and chronic blood cancers and other blood conditions in adults has been opened at Netcare Olivedale Hospital in Randburg.

SAIS to present Synergy in Immunology Conference

The 7th South African Immunology Society (SAIS) Conference will be held at the aha Gateway Hotel in Durban from 18 to 20 June. Attendees can expect to network with their peers and learn about advances in this exciting field.

SA’s healthcare on life support

Much like the R196m Health Market Inquiry (HMI), will the SA Lancet National Commission simply produce yet another report on healthcare for government to ignore?

Medi Challenge launches Androgel® in SA

Androgel® is a transdermal testosterone 1% gel indicated for male hypogonadism in adult men when testosterone deficiency has been confirmed by clinical features and biochemical tests1.

Cluster sufferers now without meds

Because of SAHPRA regulations, the manufacturers of cluster headache medication Imigran are currently unable to distribute the drug locally, leaving patients who suffer from the dreaded “suicide headache” in the lurch.