Central Drug Testing Laboratory Comes Up In Indore

  • Inaugurated by Dr. Mansukh Mandaviya, Union Minister of Health and Family Welfare.
  • The Central Drugs Standard Control Organization (CDSCO) Sub Zonal office and Central Drug Testing Laboratory (CDTL) in Indore, Madhya Pradesh.

CDSCO Sub Zonal Office:

  • Will ensure access to high-quality medicines.
  • Will provide ease of doing business for the stakeholders of pharmaceutical industries.
  • Entrusted with regulation of drugs, cosmetics and medical devices.
  • Will ensure implementation of Drugs and Cosmetics Acts and Rules.
  • Coordination with State Drug Controller Organizations.

Central Drug Testing Laboratory:

  • It has high quality laboratory services available for testing drugs.
  • It will ensure essential and high-quality medicines.
  • It consists of 12 HPLCs (High-Performance Liquid Chromatography), 1 GLC (Gas Liquid Chromatography), 1 UV (Ultraviolet) Spectrophotometer and other instruments.
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