Researchers at AIMS Discovered that Diabetic Foot Wounds have Fungal Infections in the deep tissues.

Researchers at the Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences (AIMS), Kochi, have for the first time discovered that one in four patients with diabetic foot wounds have fungal infections in the deep tissues.

Best Paper Award for AmritaWNA

An Amrita research paper titled Real-Time Monitoring and Detection of Heart Attack using Wireless Sensor Networks was awarded the best paper at SENSORCOMM 2010, the 4th International Conference on Sensor Technologies and Applic

What we need to develop is a regulatory mechanism which prevents the sale of antibiotics without prescription : Dr. Prem Nair, Medical director of AIMS

There is a no cause for panic as the newly identified superbug is a variant of the several bugs or MultiDrug Resistant (MDR) bacteria that have been identified the world over.
"Earlier also, bacteria, which are resistant to certain class of medicines, had been identified. What we need to develop is a regulatory mechanism which prevents the sale of antibiotics without prescription," Dr Prem Nair, medical director of the Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences, Kochi said.


One-Day Retreat for ASB Faculty

September 4, 2010
Amrita School of Business, Amritapuri

B-School faculty from all four Amrita campuses viz. Amritapuri, Bengaluru, Coimbatore and Kochi recently came together for a one-day retreat at the Amritapuri campus.