News & Updates

Biological dentistry launched in Dubai

Those in search of an alternative to traditional dentistry are being empowered to try out biological dentistry thanks to the launch of the holistic approach at Dr Roze & Associates Dental Clinic. Using a biological approach to dental care, the clinic will assist patients with their oral and overall general health and well-being through education, awareness and preventative methods as well as the implementation of healthy behaviours. Dr David Roze, Founder and Oral Surgeon, Dr Roze & Associates Dental Clinic,…

Julphar announces entry into oncology market

Julphar has announced its entry into the oncology market through a licence-and-supply agreement with Russia's leading biotechnology company, BIOCAD. Julphar will be partnering with BIOCAD and Health Authorities to register three leading specialized products to the UAE, which are used to treat breast cancer, B-cell non-Hodgkin's lymphoma, chronic lymphocytic leukaemia, colon cancer, lung cancer and glioblastoma. Jerome Carle, General Manager of Julphar, said, "We are delighted to be partnering with BIOCAD in the UAE market as they have a proven…

Etisalat to present future of delivering healthcare at GITEX Technology Week

Etisalat makes a major digital showcase in healthcare, bringing a wide array of smart solutions and concepts in the spotlight at GITEX Technology Week 2018. This is in line with Etisalat's objective to support the national agenda to achieve a world-class healthcare system. Dr Ahmed bin Ali, Group Senior Vice President, Corporate Communications, Etisalat, said: “We are at the forefront of the innovation in digital health. Etisalat's solutions are aimed at creating a more efficient and reliable healthcare system and…

First immunotherapy success for triple-negative breast cancer

Canon Europe has recently launched an online education hub for eyecare professionals and run its first optical coherence tomography (OCT) symposium at The World Ophthalmology Congress in Barcelona, Spain. Tom Jacques, Director of Canon Medical Imaging Group, commented: “OCT technology is evolving at a rapid pace and it's important for the industry to share information and expertise to understand what is possible through OCT and the software features available. The symposium is a great opportunity for eyecare professionals to meet and…

Zulekha Healthcare Group join hands with Dar Al Ber Society to launch social fund

Zulekha Healthcare Group has launched a new cardiac social fund, “Nabd Al Khair” (Pulse of Goodness), by co-investing with Dar Al Ber Society to make advanced cardiac care affordable and accessible to all communities in the UAE. The initiative honours the “Year of Zayed” celebrating the legacy of giving back to the community and promoting the strong values of late Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan, the Founding Father of the UAE. The initiative, which exclusively serves the cardiac medical…