Medicine

Egyptian president meets with President of Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow

Tue, 02 Nov 2021 - 10:00 GMT

The presidency's statement noted that Taylor hailed the recent signing of a cooperation protocol between her establishment and Egypt's Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Thinking.

Egyptian Drug Authority opens an Egyptian-African medicine center in Uganda

Tue, 19 Oct 2021 - 03:51 GMT

The Egyptian Drug Authority (EDA) inaugurated a drug center under the name “Nile Valley Penta,” at the Egyptian African Medical Center in Jinja, Republic of Uganda.

Egyptian president launches charity caravan that earned 3 Guinness Records titles

Sun, 05 Sep 2021 - 11:57 GMT

Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouli stated that the caravan - prepared in collaboration with civil society - is worth LE650 million.

Egypt will establish hospital for Pediatrics, Obstetrics and Gynecology in Djibouti

Sun, 22 Aug 2021 - 10:56 GMT

The Egyptian Minister of Health added that a nursing school will be established in the hospital, in addition to providing a place for ambulances, in order to integrate medical services in the hospital.

Egyptian Agency of Partnership for Development provides Burkina Faso with medical equipment, medicine

Tue, 03 Aug 2021 - 12:46 GMT

A ceremony was held in the headquarters of Burkina Faso Ministry of Health on the occasion of the aid's delivery.

Egypt signs on joining statute for establishing African Medicines Agency

Wed, 28 Jul 2021 - 10:41 GMT

Egyptian Ambassador to Ethiopia and its permanent representative to the African Union Osama Abdel Khaleq signed Egypt’s joining the statute establishing the African Medicines Agency.

300 plasma donors registered so far to achieve Egypt’s self-sufficiency of plasma derivates

Tue, 27 Jul 2021 - 01:13 GMT

More than 300 plasma donors were registered so far since a national project to achieve self-sufficiency of plasma derivatives launched earlier this month.

Egypt to accomplish 20 centers for plasma collection by end of 2023

Wed, 30 Jun 2021 - 02:56 GMT

Now, Egypt imports its needs of plasma derivatives to treat burn injuries, cancer, haemophilia, and diseases of the liver, kidneys, and immunity.

Additional LE260M allocated to healthcare in Egypt in FY2020/2021 due to COVID-19

Sun, 23 May 2021 - 10:03 GMT

It is noted that the healthcare's share in the FY2020/2021 budget was initially worth LE93.5 billion.

Customs authority ensures immediate release of shipments of vaccines, medicines: minister

Fri, 14 May 2021 - 11:36 GMT

Minister of Finance Mohamed Maait has issued directives to head of the Egyptian Customs Authority Shahat Ghatori on speeding up customs clearance procedures for vaccines and medications immediately, even during times of weekends, vacations and days off.

Egypt's president inaugurates Gypto Pharma City, gets briefed on pharmaceuticals status

Thu, 01 Apr 2021 - 10:00 GMT

The city consists of plants that manufacture sterilized medicines, non-sterilized medicines, solid medicines, cancer treatment products, and medical equipment.

Armed Forces signs cooperation protocol to establish national project for Egyptians' reference genome

Thu, 11 Mar 2021 - 10:35 GMT

The protocol is signed with the Academy of Scientific Research and Technology.

In Pics: Egypt sends medical, food aid to Lebanon

Thu, 25 Feb 2021 - 12:55 GMT

Egyptian ambassador to Lebanon Yasser Elwi said that this batch was specifically provided to the Lebanese army, adding that it includes ten tons of medical and medicine, in addition to about five tons of food.

Egypt’s Women Health Initiative provides services to 21M women

Wed, 03 Feb 2021 - 02:16 GMT

Morsi stated that over the past period, the state was able to provide services to around 21 million women.

Fire breaks out in pharmaceutical warehouse in downtown Cairo

Thu, 14 Jan 2021 - 09:31 GMT

Currently, 10 fire engines are attempting to put it out.

Egypt's EDA launches hotline to receive complaints about medicine shortage

Sun, 10 Jan 2021 - 10:36 GMT

The hotline is part of efforts to ease burdens on citizens, where securing drugs is concerned, the EDA said in a statement Sunday.

Official reveals number of surgeries carried out to patients on waiting lists in 2 years

Wed, 19 Aug 2020 - 11:24 GMT

The cost of each varies between LE10,000 and LE350,000.

Egypt sends 21 tons of baby formula to Sudan, to treat 150K Sudanese hepatitis C patients

Sat, 15 Aug 2020 - 01:08 GMT

Further, Egypt is preparing a shipment of children medicines that weighs 1.325 tons

Egypt mourns Dr. Mashaly; Doctor of the Poor

Tue, 28 Jul 2020 - 01:44 GMT

Mashaly’s father told him to give his life to the poor and not to charge them in return for treatment.

Egypt signs deal to receive Japan's Avigan, expects to get Oxford University Vaccine

Tue, 16 Jun 2020 - 11:39 GMT

After trial on 50 Egyptian COVID-19 patients since April, Egypt is set to receive more doses of Avigan that accelerates recovery.

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