Press Release

Press Release

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1 Press Release on "ICMR validates completely indigenous diagnostic platform for COVID-19 diagnosis" 21/05/2020 application/pdf (589.29 KB)
2 Press Release on "How India ramped up COVID-19 testing capacity" 20/05/2020 application/pdf (134.85 KB)
3 Press Release on "ICMR-NIV Pune develops and validates the indigenous IgF ELISA test "COVID KAVACH ELISA" for antibody detection for COVID-19" 14/05/2020 application/pdf (185.97 KB)
4 Press Release on "ICMR is partnering in WHO Global Solidarity Trial for Treatment of COVID-19: Being rolled out on fast-track" 13/05/2020 application/pdf (689.59 KB)
5 Press Release on "First comprehensive estimates of district-level trends of child mortality and child growth failure in India from 2000 to 2017 and key findings from GBD India CM and CGF papers" 12/05/2020 application/pdf (956.46 KB)
6 Press Release on "National community based sero-survey for COVID-19" 12/05/2020 application/pdf (801.85 KB)
7 District level Facility based surveillance for COVID-19 12/05/2020 application/pdf (70.1 KB)
8 Press Release on "Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) partners with Bharat Biotech International Limited (BBIL) for developing indigenous COVID-19 vaccine" 09/05/2020 application/pdf (775.55 KB)
9 Press Release on "ICMR scales up its capacity to fight COVID-19" 06/04/2020 application/pdf (731.87 KB)
10 Press Release on "Fast Track Approval for Indian COVID-19 testing kits for commercial use" 23/03/2020 application/pdf (694.89 KB)
11 Press Release on "ICMR Initiated sentinel Surveillance to detect community transmission of COVID-19" 19/03/2020 application/pdf (868.37 KB)
12 Press release on "ICMR enables more laboratories to test for COVID-19 and revises the criteria for testing" 17/03/2020 application/pdf (457.67 KB)
13 Press Release on "India is the 5th Country Globally to isolate the COVID-19 Virus Strain" 13/03/2020 application/pdf (834.16 KB)
14 Press Release on "Suspected COVID-19 patient in West Bengal found negative" 09/03/2020 application/pdf (647.56 KB)
15 Press Release on "COVID-19 Laboratory Preparedness in India" 06/03/2020 application/pdf (858.61 KB)
16 Press Release on "Heart attack patient treated at doorstep" 12/02/2020 application/pdf (295.51 KB)
17 Press release on "Molecular assay TrueNat recommended as initial test for TB and MDR-TB" 16/01/2020 application/pdf (297.89 KB)
18 Lead Exposure can be a Risk Factor for Alzheimers Disease - ICMR - National Institute of Nutrition (NIN) Research 13/01/2020 application/pdf (121.44 KB)
19 Press Release on "Mission Delhi Extended to 78 sq km around AIIMS" 30/12/2019 application/pdf (322 KB)
20 Press Release of GBD India Road Injury Deaths Paper 23/12/2019 application/pdf (310.13 KB)
21 Press Release of GBD India Mental Disorders Paper 23/12/2019 application/pdf (309.06 KB)
22 Press Release on "DMRC Jodhpur becomes National Institute for Implementation Research on Non-Communicable Diseases (NIIRNCD)" 11/12/2019 application/pdf (142.21 KB)
23 National Consultation meeting on "Do Not Attempt Resuscitation (DNAR)" 03/12/2019 application/pdf (127.01 KB)
24 Observance of AIDS Day at ICMR- National AIDS Research Institute Pune 02/12/2019 application/pdf (263.67 KB)
25 Press Release on ICMR Signs Declaration of Intent with Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation & NIH to build on ongoing research and training capacity and Mr Bill Gates presents ICMR Lifetime Achievement Awards 17/11/2019 application/pdf (347.27 KB)
26 ICMR Awards & Prizes (2017 & 2018) Citation 16/10/2019 application/pdf (228.58 KB)
27 Press Release regarding India State-Level Malnutrition Paper 18/09/2019 application/pdf (928.09 KB)
28 Expansion for India Hypertension Control Initiative (IHCI). 01/08/2019 application/pdf (481.22 KB)
29 Within 10 minutes the patient is attended: Impact of Mission Delhi. 26/07/2019 application/pdf (166.11 KB)
30 Launch of National Data Quality Forum (NDQF). 25/07/2019 application/pdf (98.29 KB)
31 ICMR launches Vaccine trial to prevent occurrence of TB among close contacts of a TB patient. 22/07/2019 application/pdf (251.88 KB)
32 ICMR Mission SHAKTTI rolled out. 08/07/2019 application/pdf (297.61 KB)
33 White Paper on Electronic Nicotine Delivery System (ENDS) released at ICMR Hqrs. 31/05/2019 application/pdf (270.34 KB)
34 ICMR-National Institute of Epidemiology's free online course on ' Health Research Fundamentals ' begins from 29th July 2019. 29/05/2019 application/pdf (239.28 KB)
35 Launch of Malaria Elimination Research Alliance (MERA)-India and Stakeholders Meet at ICMR. 30/04/2019 application/pdf (92.96 KB)
36 ICMR- Indian Council of Medical Research ICMR- National Institute of Cholera and Enteric Diseases (NICED) Kolkata license technology for Shigella Vaccine to MSD Wellcome Trust Hilleman Laboratories. 25/04/2019 application/pdf (123.08 KB)
37 Smokeless Tobacco Control in 180 countries of the world: Call to Action for Full Implementation of WHO FCTC Measures. 10/04/2019 application/pdf (235.85 KB)
38 ICMR National Ethical Guidelines for Biomedical and Health Research becomes mandatory to be adhered to for all biomedical research in the country. 08/04/2019 application/pdf (338.09 KB)
39 Modification of CDC (USA) travel advisory on Zika virus disease. 02/04/2019 application/pdf (178.62 KB)
40 MoU signed between ICMR and African Union on India Africa Health Sciences Cooperation. 28/03/2019 application/pdf (139.86 KB)
41 Press Release Collector's Edition of Indian Journal of Medical Research commemorating 150th Birth anniversary of Gandhi. 26/03/2019 application/pdf (228.87 KB)
42 Guidelines for Acupuncture as a System of Health Care/Therapy 12/03/2019 application/pdf (76.52 KB)
43 Japanese Minister visits ICMR to enhance cooperation in Medical Research 01/03/2019 application/pdf (71.07 KB)
44 Official launch of IndiCleft tool. 21/02/2019 application/pdf (100.16 KB)
45 ICMR-RMRC Gorakhpur organizes "Two day workshop on Biomedical Communication". 18/02/2019 application/pdf (84.67 KB)
46 ICMR-NIMR and NVBDCP Odisha Research led to innovative strategies for Malaria Elimination. 03/01/2019 application/pdf (203.2 KB)
47 Director General of ICMR greets staff on New Year at ICMR-Hqrs, Delhi. 01/01/2019 application/pdf (448.57 KB)
48 Press Release :- First comprehensive estimates of the impact of air pollution on health loss and life expectancy reduction in each state of India. 07/12/2018 application/pdf (420.82 KB)
49 Press Release:- ICMR Workshop on "Pushing for stronger Antimicrobial Stewardship Programs in hospitals in India". 22/11/2018 application/pdf (140.23 KB)
50 Press Release: Indian Council of Medical Research Unveils branding guidelines. 15/11/2018 application/pdf (466.47 KB)
51 ICMR - National Institute of Nutrition launches the mobile app on Android and IOS 17/10/2018 application/pdf (278.77 KB)
52 New evidence released on the trends of Non-Communicable diseases and Suicide for every state of India 12/09/2018 application/pdf (479.76 KB)
53 Professor Balram Bhargava takes charge as Director General ICMR 18/05/2018 application/pdf (127.76 KB)
54 Hypertension: The Silent Killer 16/05/2018 application/pdf (52.36 KB)
55 Touching Lives: ICMR releases a Coffee Table book on its landmark health research successes 02/05/2018 application/pdf (56.61 KB)
56 To reduce the menace of smokeless tobacco use, countries need to fully implement the WHO FCTC 01/05/2018 application/pdf (132.74 KB)
57 ICMR and National Institute of Infectious Diseases, Japan sign Letter of Intent 16/04/2018 application/pdf (108 KB)
58 ICMR-NIMR and NVBDCP Odisha research led to innovative strategies for malaria elimination 13/04/2018 application/pdf (74.83 KB)
59 ICMR bags coveted International award for TB research 13/03/2018 application/pdf (62.76 KB)
60 The First Comprehensive Estimates and Trends of Disease Burden and Risk Factor for Every State of India Released 14/11/2017 application/pdf (174.04 KB)
61 India Moving Forward In Research Towards New Tools For Tuberculosis 02/11/2017 application/pdf (307.26 KB)