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National Medical Commission: Country’s apex regulator of medical education comes into existence

On September 25, 2020, the National Medical Commission began its operation. The Commission has replaced Medical Council of India. It is now the apex regulator of medical education and profession. Highlights The MCI was replaced with the NMC based on the recommendation made by NITI Aayog. Earlier, the planning commission had also made similar recommendations. ..

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Term in Focus : Human Atlas

What is the Human Atlas? The human atlas is an initiative to enhance the holistic(complete) understanding of human biology. The human atlas is a project that will collect, collate and integrate the molecular information on human tissues and organs. This data will be collected by going through research articles/ works published by researchers all across ..

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Short Note – Rare Diseases

A disease can be defined as a disorder in the structure/function of a living organism that is not the result of a past injury. What are rare diseases? Conventionally, a rare disease is one which affects only a small population of people living in a certain location. The most common rare diseases are haemophilia, thalassemia, ..

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