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Children and youngers soon to get Covid-19 vaccine

The National Technical Advisory Group on Immunization in India (NTAGI) has taken a decision in a meeting to vaccinate all the children and young people by March, next year. In the same meeting, a ...

Article about 12 days ago

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Revolutionary CRISPR treatment could be much-awaited 'miracle cure' for COVID-19Most fully vaccinated people infected by COVID-19 Delta variant remain asymptomatic, says WHO'Neuroprosthesis' ...

Article about 5 months ago

ICMR simplifies Covid testing rules: Know-how

The Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) has issued an advisory for Covid-19 home testing using the Rapid Antigen Test (RAT) kit. The name of the kit is CoviSelfTM (Patho Catch) Covid-19 OTC ...

Article about 7 months ago

A home environment for asymptomatic patients

In the first half of July, the State Government allowed asymptomatic COVID-19 patients to recuperate through home quarantine subject to certain conditions. Announcing this decision, the State Health ...

Article about 1 year ago

Here's the latest on Covaxin's human trials

According to official updates from ICMR, the human clinical trials of the indigenously developed Covaxin have commenced at Jeevan Rekha Hospital in Karnataka's Belgavi, earlier this month. The ...

Article about 1 year ago

How sharp is the Rapid Antigen testing edge of Assam?

On 3rd July the Assam Government had introduced the Rapid Antigen Testing method in the state in a bid to drive greater efficiencies and speed into the testing and screening process. A Rapid Antigen ...

Article about 1 year ago