COVID-19 lockdown caused 50 percent glob
August 06, 2020

This quiet period, likely caused by the total global effect of social distancing measures, closure of services and indus.....

Read More
New drug RLF-100 shows dramatic recovery
06 Aug, 2020

HOUSTON: Doctors at a hospital here have used a new drug called RLF-100, also known as aviptadil, that has led.....

Read More
Biz of this immunity food not in the bes
06 Aug, 2020

Chennai: The spice that brings goodness of health to Indian curries and is better known as the key ingredient of ‘.....

Read More
COVID-19 during pregnancy shows no affec
15 Aug, 2020

A new study published on the preprint server medRxiv* in August 2020 shows that the placenta in pregnant women infe.....

Read More
ePharmacies to tap approx 70 million Ind
14 Aug, 2020

According to the report, approx 2.5x growth in households using ePharmacy services during COVID-19 lockdown The Feder.....

Read More
Novavax Reports Encouraging Vaccine Resu
05 Aug, 2020

Novavax, a biotechnology company that received $1.6 billion from the federal government to test its coronavirus vaccine .....

Read More
Billion Covid Vaccine Doses Could Be Ava
06 Aug, 2020

Anthony Fauci said there could be a billion vaccine doses available by the end of 2021, and that he is hopeful the world.....

Read More
"Patients From Outside": Delhi Health Mi
09 Aug, 2020

While 1,130 people recovered from the infection on Saturday, there are 10,668 active cases. The number of deaths linked .....

Read More
NHA governing board gives nod to the int
14 Aug, 2020

The Governing Board of NHA, which implements the AB-PMJAY, met on Thursday to review the implementation of the scheme un.....

Read More
Zydus Cadila launches Indias cheapest re
14 Aug, 2020

“Remdac is the most affordable drug as we would like to enable patients to have access to this critical drug in th.....

Read More
Coronavirus India Live: Recovery rate in
14 Aug, 2020

Coronavirus COVID19 cases Vaccine Live Unlock Lockdown news: Among the states, Goa, West Bengal, Madhya Pradesh, Kerala,.....

Read More
Covid-19: Human trials of Oxford vaccine
14 Aug, 2020

Apart from the representatives from the pharma company, some members from regulator Indian Council of Medical Research (.....

Read More
Amid Covid-19 fear, Delhi hospital condu
14 Aug, 2020

"In the last 2 months, we have conducted over 10 emergency liver transplants at the institution. Due to fear of Cov.....

Read More
WHO says food safe from coronavirus
15 Aug, 2020

The World Health Organization (WHO) on Thursday urged people not to fear catching the novel coronavirus from f.....

Read More
PM Modi to launch National Digital Healt
15 Aug, 2020

Prime Minister Narendra Modi is likely to launch the National Digital Health Mission and a unique identit.....

Read More
Acupuncture may help with inflammation a
15 Aug, 2020

A previous study published in the journal Nature Medicine had indicated that acupuncture can reduce inflammation in mice.....

Read More
Has Delhi flattened COVID-19 curve? Wide
15 Aug, 2020

Delhi had become the centre of attention in the fight against COVID-19 when on 9 June, Deputy Chief Minister Manish Siso.....

Read More
Need to wage war against NCDs, not just
16 Aug, 2020

On the eve of our 73rd Independence Day, Dr Prathap C Reddy, Chairman, Apollo Hospitals Group reminds us that just as we.....

Read More
Russian doctors wary of rapidly approved
16 Aug, 2020

A majority of Russian doctors would not feel comfortable being injected with Russia's new Covid-19 vaccine due to th.....

Read More
The Latest: S. Korea reports largest vir
16 Aug, 2020

SEOUL, South Korea — South Korea has reported 279 newly confirmed cases of the coronavirus, it’s highest dai.....

Read More
Factbox: Latest on worldwide coronavirus
17 Aug, 2020

(Reuters) - South African President Cyril Ramaphosa said all indications were that South Africa had reached the peak of .....

Read More
Mexico needs 200 million COVID-19 vaccin
17 Aug, 2020

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Mexico will need up to 200 million coronavirus vaccine doses, according to a senior government o.....

Read More
Coronavirus Updates: Karnataka reports 7
17 Aug, 2020

Aug 16, 2020 - 23:50 (IST) Coronavirus in Meghalaya LATEST Updates Four-day complete lockdown in Mizoram   Th.....

Read More
Covid-19, Cold, Flu or Allergy: Know the
17 Aug, 2020

In the midst of a pandemic, any fevers, aches, and pains can be scary. Do you have the virus? Should you be getting test.....

Read More
Coronavirus LIVE Updates: India's Death
Aug 17, 2020

Coronavirus LIVE Updates: India's COVID-19 tally rose to 26,47,663 today with a single-day spike of 57,981 infection.....

Read More
Novavax begins mid-stage study of COVID-
18 Aug, 2020

U.S. drug developer Novavax Inc (NVAX.O) said on Monday it started a mid-stage study of its experimental COVID-19 vaccin.....

Read More
COVID-19 warriors will be first to get v
18 Aug, 2020

The ministry said three vaccine candidates are in different stages of trials in the country, and a roadmap is also ready.....

Read More
Testing of CanSino's COVID-19 candidate
18 Aug, 2020

Russia’s Petrovax has started a late-stage trial of a COVID-19 candidate vaccine from CanSino Biologics Inc in the.....

Read More
Russia to roll out vaccine by end of Aug
18 Aug, 2020

Coronavirus Russia vaccine update: Russian vaccine underwent phase-I and phase-II human trials testing in less than two .....

Read More
COVID-19 vaccine: Do vaccines need to be
18 Aug, 2020

Are COVID-19 vaccines developed 100 per cent effective? With COVID-10 pandemic at peak in some countries, having less.....

Read More
WHO blasts 'vaccine nationalism' in last
19 Aug, 2020

Nations that hoard possible COVID-19 vaccines while excluding others will deepen the pandemic, World Health Organization.....

Read More
Study links COVID-19 to rise in childhoo
19 Aug, 2020

Cases of type 1 diabetes among children in a small UK study almost doubled during the peak of Britain’s COVID-19 e.....

Read More
Recovered cases 2.93 times the number of
19 Aug, 2020

Union Health Ministry on Tuesday said currently recovered cases are 2.93 times the number of active cases of coronavirus.....

Read More
Immune response after mild COVID-19 is p
19 Aug, 2020

The following is a roundup of some of the latest scientific studies on the novel coronavirus and efforts to find treatme.....

Read More
Coronavirus vaccine update: India begins
19 Aug, 2020

India has two indigenous vaccines which are undergoing human trials. These are COVXIN and ZyCoV-D. Coronavirus vaccin.....

Read More
COVID-19: Govt to review guidelines to s
19 Aug, 2020

The daily new cases of COVID-19 and deaths due to the disease have shown a declining trend from August 13, Union Health .....

Read More
Australia hails vaccine deal as virus su
19 Aug, 2020

A fresh outbreak of infections in Australia’s coronavirus hot zone of Victoria eased further on Wednesday, while t.....

Read More
Explainer: World Health Organization's s
19 Aug, 2020

The World Health Organization (WHO) on Tuesday urged countries to join a global pact aimed at ensuring less wealthy coun.....

Read More
Roche, Regeneron link up on COVID-19 ant
19 Aug, 2020

Regeneron and Roche are teaming up on an investigational antibody cocktail against COVID-19, with the U.S. company to se.....

Read More
How Much Vitamin C Is Too Much Vitamin C
20 Aug, 2020

Vitamin C is a water-soluble vitamin and has several functions within our body. It is needed to produce collagen - the p.....

Read More
Coronavirus is Not Ready to Budge, So Wh
20 Aug, 2020

Let’s cut the prelude here: how we have been living in the most unprecedented times of our life for the last eight.....

Read More
Russia's 'Sputnik V' COVID-19 vaccine to
21 Aug, 2020

FILE PHOTO: A handout photo provided by the Russian Direct Investment Fund (RDIF) shows samples of a vaccine against the.....

Read More
Coronavirus Updates: Maharashtra reports
21 Aug, 2020

23:27 (IST) Coronavirus in Uttar Pradesh Latest Updates UP reports 4,991 new COVID-19 cases Uttar Pradesh registere.....

Read More
Diagnostics firms eye consolidation
21 Aug, 2020

The diagnostics industry in India could see rapid moves toward consolidation and formalization, executives at major chai.....

Read More
Endless first wave: how Indonesia failed
21 Aug, 2020

Only last week Luhut Pandjaitan, Indonesia’s maritime minister and close confidant of the country’s presiden.....

Read More
Asia Today: India has record high of 69,
21 Aug, 2020

  India counted another record high of new coronavirus infections Thursday as it ramped up testing to more than .....

Read More
Trump says without proof that FDA 'deep
23 Aug, 2020

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump on Saturday accused members of the “deep state” at the Fo.....

Read More
US FDA-approved ointment found to treat,
23 Aug, 2020

A US pharma company has successfully tested a Food and Drug Administration-approved over the counter ointment as the fir.....

Read More
COVID-19: India adds nearly 70,000 cases
23 Aug, 2020

Coronavirus in India: India’s coronavirus tally continues to increase, with the country seeing a record daily surg.....

Read More
COVID-19 diagnostic test: Saliva-based t
23 Aug, 2020

Coronavirus testing: Scientists have suggested an alternative testing method to detect COVID-19! Scientists have said th.....

Read More
India crosses crucial milestone of testi
23 Aug, 2020

India has crossed a significant milestone of testing more than 10 lakh samples for COVID-19 in a day, taking the cumulat.....

Read More
Factbox: Latest on the worldwide spread
24 Aug, 2020

The global coronavirus death toll surpassed 800,000 on Saturday, according to a Reuters tally, with the United States, B.....

Read More
COVID-19 caseload in India crosses 30-la
24 Aug, 2020

New Delhi, Aug 23 (PTI) India's COVID-19 tally sprinted past the 30-lakh mark, just 16 days after it crossed 20 lakh.....

Read More
Coronavirus Updates: Manohar Lal Khattar
25 Aug, 2020

Aug 24, 2020 - 22:13 (IST) Coronavirus in India Latest Updates Centre may allow metro to restart from 1 Sept The Ce.....

Read More
COVID-19 recovery rate reaches 74.69 per
24 Aug, 2020

NEW DELHI: A record 63,631 patients have recuperated from COVID-19 in a day pushing the recovery rate to 74.69 per cent,.....

Read More
Covid-19 vaccine update: Cuba, N Korea,
24 Aug, 2020

In addition to the Covid-19 vaccines being developed by the leading pharma companies of the developed world, many small .....

Read More
Study Adds to Evidence That Odor-Sensing
24 Aug, 2020

Study Adds to Evidence That Odor-Sensing Cells in the Nose Are the Key Entry Point for SARS CoV-2 08/20/2020 SARS CoV .....

Read More
U.S. FDA authorizes use of blood plasma
25 Aug, 2020

The U.S. Food & Drug Administration (FDA) on Sunday said it authorized the use of blood plasma from patients who hav.....

Read More
Survey finds most Britons reject COVID-1
25 Aug, 2020

FILE PHOTO: A woman holds a small bottle labeled with a "Vaccine COVID-19" sticker and a medical syringe in th.....

Read More
Serum Institute clarifies on report of c
25 Aug, 2020

Serum Institute of India, which has partnered with Oxford University to produce covid vaccine, has clarified that Indian.....

Read More
Scientists decode how lungs are damaged
25 Aug, 2020

BERLIN : Using a novel technique which enables high resolution imaging of damaged lung tissues, scientists have found th.....

Read More
Cambridge university aims for autumn tri
26 Aug, 2020

LONDON (Reuters) - The University of Cambridge is aiming to start clinical trials of its possible coronavirus vaccine in.....

Read More
COVID-19 lockdowns blocked flu in some p
26 Aug, 2020

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — Winter is ending in the Southern Hemisphere and country after country -- South Africa, Austral.....

Read More
Russia In Touch With India To Manufactur
26 Aug, 2020

New Delhi:  In a significant development related to the COVID-19 vaccine, Russia has expressed its willingness t.....

Read More
Why IIT Alumni Council withdraws from de
24 Aug, 2020

Developing a vaccine in six months was part of IIT Alumni Council’s C19 task force On the other hand, for vac.....

Read More
COVID-19 Story Tip: Patient Previously D
25 Aug, 2020

As COVID-19 continues to impact the world, health care professionals are finding more patients who were diagnosed with t.....

Read More
Coronavirus research updates: Sex differ
26 Aug, 2020

Variations in the immune response to SARS-CoV-2 could explain why men are more likely to be hospitalized and die of COVI.....

Read More
How India's Silicon Valley saw its COVID
26 Aug, 2020

BENGALURU, India (Reuters) - On June 9, an Indian health education minister posted an infographic on Twitter showing COV.....

Read More
New reckoning for WHO vaccine plan as go
29 Aug, 2020

LONDON/BRUSSELS/GENEVA (Reuters) - The World Health Organization will next week receive a raft of pledges of support for.....

Read More
Latest on the worldwide spread of corona
29 Aug, 2020

Japan plans to secure enough coronavirus vaccines to inoculate its population four times over, while German Chancellor A.....

Read More
J&J to start mid-stage coronavir
29 Aug, 2020

Johnson & Johnson’s (JNJ.N) Janssen unit will begin mid-stage trials for its coronavirus vaccine in Spain, the.....

Read More
The coronavirus is most deadly if you ar
29 Aug, 2020

For every 1,000 people infected with the coronavirus who are under the age of 50, almost none will die. For people in th.....

Read More
Moderna in talks with Japan to supply 40
29 Aug, 2020

FILE PHOTO: A sign marks the headquarters of Moderna Therapeutics, which is developing a vaccine against the coronavirus.....

Read More
Exclusive: WHO sweetens terms to join st
29 Aug, 2020

GENEVA - Wealthier countries that join the World Health Organization’s COVID-19 vaccine plan are being offered a n.....

Read More
Global coronavirus cases surpass 25 mill
30 Aug, 2020

 Global coronavirus cases surged past 25 million on Sunday, according to a Reuters tally, as India marked a worldwi.....

Read More
India sets global record with single-day
30 Aug, 2020

 India on Sunday reported the biggest single-day jump in coronavirus infections of any nation in the COVID-19 pande.....

Read More
Fad or future? Telehealth expansion eyed
30 Aug, 2020

WASHINGTON (AP) — Telehealth is a bit of American ingenuity that seems to have paid off in the coronavir.....

Read More
Mutated coronavirus strain found in Indo
30 Aug, 2020

JAKARTA (Reuters) - A more infectious mutation of the new coronavirus has been found in Indonesia, the Jakarta-based Eij.....

Read More
FDA commissioner says willing to fast-tr
30 Aug, 2020

The head of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is willing to fast-track a COVID-19 vaccine as quickly as possib.....

Read More
Antibody therapies could be a bridge to
1 Sep, 2020

As the race to develop a vaccine against COVID-19 rages on, some researchers are focused on a short-term way to treat pe.....

Read More
What you need to know about the coronavi
1 Sep, 2020

Here’s what you need to know about the coronavirus right now: Russia and Chinese vaccines raise doubts Doc.....

Read More
Why deforestation and extinctions make p
1 Sep, 2020

As humans diminish biodiversity by cutting down forests and building more infrastructure, they’re increasing the r.....

Read More
Explainer: How common cold viruses are b
1 Sep, 2020

The modified common cold viruses behind high-profile COVID-19 vaccine candidates from China’s CanSino Biologics (6.....

Read More
Russia to vaccinate high risk groups aga
1 Sep, 2020

FILE PHOTO: A scientist prepares samples during the research and development of a vaccine against the coronavirus diseas.....

Read More
Scientists see downsides to top COVID-19
1 Sep, 2020

High-profile COVID-19 vaccines developed in Russia and China share a potential shortcoming: They are based on a common c.....

Read More
COVID-19 can wipe out health care progre
1 Sep, 2020

Filipinos queue for cash subsidy from the government amid the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak, in Batasan Hills,.....

Read More
GSK, partner Vir join race to find COVID
1 Sep, 2020

(Reuters) - GlaxoSmithKline and partner Vir Biotechnology have started testing their experimental antibody on early-stag.....

Read More
Study reveals immune-system deviations i
2 Sept, 2020

A Stanford study shows that in severely ill COVID-19 patients, “first-responder” immune cells, which should .....

Read More
India's COVID-19 tally crosses 38-lakh m
3 Sept, 2020

New Delhi, Sep 3 (PTI) India's COVID-19 tally raced past the 38-lakh mark on Thursday with the sharpest single-.....

Read More
Steroids can save lives of critically il
3 Sept, 2020

The WHO's clinical care lead, Janet Diaz, said the agency had updated its advice to include a 'strong recommenda.....

Read More
Covid-19 hit cancer research, funding fo
2 Sept, 2020

There have been reports regarding suspension of about 200 oncology trials in March and April, reflecting the concerns re.....

Read More
Advisory Group Outlines COVID-19 Vaccine
2 Sept, 2020

September 2, 2020 -- A preliminary report released Tuesday outlines which groups may receive priority when a c.....

Read More
India will supply coronavirus vaccines t
03 Sept, 2020

As scientists edge closer to creating a vaccine against the SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus, Indian pharmaceutical companies are .....

Read More
Why A Vaccine Won’t Be a Quick Fix
04 Sept, 2020

The effort is so critical, the U.S. government is spending billions to make doses of vaccine that may be wasted if clini.....

Read More
Study: COVID-19 Antibodies May Last 4 Mo
04 Sept, 2020

Coronavirus antibodies may last for at least 4 months and decline at a slower rate than previously thought, according to.....

Read More
Can COVID-19 Cause Diabetes?
04 Sept, 2020

This process is similar to what's believed to occur in type 1 diabetes. The immune system mistakenly turns.....

Read More
Coronavirus research updates: Powerful n
05 Sept, 2020

4 September — Powerful new evidence links steroid treatment to lower deaths People severely ill with COVID-19 a.....

Read More
Study Backs Use of Saliva COVID-19 Test
05 Sept, 2020

A COVID-19 saliva test developed by researchers at Yale University appeared to perform at least as well as nasal swabs i.....

Read More
Asthma May Not Boost Odds of Severe COVI
05 Sept, 2020

New research may have people with asthma breathing a little easier: Doctors found the airway disease doesn't raise t.....

Read More
COVID-19 Ills No Greater for Those With
05 Sept, 2020

People with lupus aren't at increased risk of hospitalization from COVID-19 due to steroidal medications they take t.....

Read More
Covid-19 vaccine developers prepare join
05 Sept, 2020

Several drug makers developing Covid-19 vaccines plan to issue a public pledge not to seek government approval until the.....

Read More
Russia covid vaccine produces immune res
05 Sept, 2020

Russia’s proposed Covid-19 vaccine induced an antibody response in all participants in early trials and found no s.....

Read More
Transplanted brown-fat-like cells hold p
05 Sept, 2020

Obesity is the main cause of type 2 diabetes and related chronic illnesses that together will kill more people around th.....

Read More
UN: No vaccine to be endorsed before it&
08 Sept, 2020

LONDON (AP) — The head of the World Health Organization said the U.N. health agency will not recommend any COVID-1.....

Read More
UNICEF to lead global procurement, suppl
08 Sept, 2020

United Nations: In what could possibly be the world's largest and fastest ever operation of its kind, the UNICEF wil.....

Read More
The Latest: Australia OKs funding for tw
08 Sept, 2020

CANBERRA, Australia — Australia announced on Monday it had struck supply and production agreements with pharmaceut.....

Read More
India's COVID-19 infection tally crosses
08 Sept, 2020

 India's COVID-19 tally of cases went past 42 lakh with a record 90,802 people being infected in a day, while 3.....

Read More
Trial Tests MMR Vaccine to Help Prevent
04 Sept2 020

FRIDAY, Sept. 4, 2020 (HealthDay News) -- A new clinical trial will try to determine whether the measles,.....

Read More
India considering Russia's request for P
08, Sept, 2020

The Indian government is considering the request of Russian government for holding phase 3 trials of the Sputnik V .....

Read More
Coronavirus research updates: The immune
09 Sept 2020

Immune cells called neutrophils are more likely to be primed for action in people who will eventually develop severe COV.....

Read More
AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine study pause
09,Sept, 2020

Late-stage studies of AstraZeneca’s COVID-19 vaccine candidate are on temporary hold while the company investigate.....

Read More
Companies testing vaccines pledge safety
08 Sept 2020

The top executives of nine drugmakers likely to produce the first vaccines against the new coronavirus signed an unprece.....

Read More
Can Plexiglass Stop COVID?
08 Sept 2020

Sept. 8, 2020 -- When the World Health Organization declared COVID-19 a pandemic in mid-March, the management .....

Read More
Oxford covid-19 vaccine: AstraZeneca m
10 Sep 2020

A day after pausing its Covid-19 vaccine trials due to a possible serious neurological problem in one patient, AstraZene.....

Read More
COVID-19 Story Tip: Researchers Expect V
12 Sept 2020

Last winter, infectious disease specialists hoped the transmission rates of SARS-CoV-2 — the virus behind COVID-19.....

Read More
Oxford-AstraZeneca covid vaccine trials
12 Sept 2020

Clinical trials of one of the covid vaccine being developed by pharmaceutical company AstraZeneca and Oxford University,.....

Read More
Oxford covid-19 vaccine: AstraZeneca mus
12 Sept 2020

A day after pausing its Covid-19 vaccine trials due to a possible serious neurological problem in one patient, AstraZene.....

Read More
Internet searches for symptoms can revea
13 Sept, 2020

Internet searches on gastrointestinal symptoms predicted a rise in Covid-19 cases weeks later, researchers at Massachuse.....

Read More
China starts testing world's first nasal
13 Sept, 2020

The newest Covid-19 vaccine candidate to start human testing is the first where volunteers won’t get a painful inj.....

Read More
How pharma companies can still deliver a
13 Sept, 2020

NEW YORK: As questions mount over whether the United States will authorize a coronavirus vaccine ahead of November elect.....

Read More
Scientists publish images of coronavirus
14 Sept, 2020

WASHINGTON: Scientists have produced images of the novel coronavirus infecting lab-grown respiratory tract cells, findin.....

Read More
Gilead CEO: We’re studying new way
15 Sept, 2020

Gilead Sciences CEO Daniel O’Day told CNBC on Monday that the company is continuing to study new ways to use its c.....

Read More
Bill Gates: ‘The next big question
15 Sept, 2020

Bill Gates expressed confidence that a coronavirus vaccine will be available by 2021. But he remains concerned that dose.....

Read More
Latest on the worldwide spread of corona
15 Sept, 2020

(Reuters) - China’s coronavirus vaccine may be ready for the public as early as November, an official said, while .....

Read More
China coronavirus vaccine may be ready f
15 Sept, 2020

BEIJING (Reuters) - Coronavirus vaccines being developed in China may be ready for use by the general public as early as.....

Read More
When will there be a cure for covid? The
15 Sept, 2020

A global push is on to develop a vaccine to slow the spread of Covid-19, and experts hope several will be ready in 2021......

Read More
Stillbirth rate rises dramatically durin
16 Sept, 2020

A slew of studies from around the world has reported a disturbing trend: since the coronavirus pandemic started, there h.....

Read More
Post COVID-19, Lung Function Improves Ov
16 Sept, 2020

Patients who have long-term effects for weeks or months after they contract the coronavirus may see improvements in thei.....

Read More
The lasting misery of coronavirus long-h
16 Sept, 2020

The lung scans were the first sign of trouble. In the early weeks of the coronavirus pandemic, clinical radiologist Ali .....

Read More
The poisonous history of chemotherapy
16 Sept, 2020

The Great Secret: The Classified World War II Disaster that Launched the War on Cancer Jennet Conant W. W. Norton (2020).....

Read More
US emergency approval broadens use of Gi
17 Sept 2020

WASHINGTON : Gilead Science Inc's antiviral drug remdesivir was granted emergency use authorization by the U.S. Food.....

Read More
Record 97,894 infections pushes India's
17 Sept, 2020

A record single-day increase of 97,894 infections pushed India's COVID-19 tally to over 51 lakh, while the number of.....

Read More
Centre approved anti-viral medicines to
17 Sept, 2020

 The Supreme Court on Wednesday said there was an approval by the Central government on use of Remdesivir and Fabip.....

Read More
Oxford covid vaccine: AstraZeneca denies
18 Sept, 2020

AstraZeneca Plc, the drugmaker working with the University of Oxford on a Covid-19 vaccine, contradicted a report that a.....

Read More
Rich nations have cornered half of futur
18 Sept, 2020

A group of wealthy nations representing 13 percent of the global population have already bought up more than half of the.....

Read More
COVID Prevention May Mean Record Low Flu
18 Sept, 2020

The final statistics are in for America's last flu season, and the news is good: Record low rates of influenza&.....

Read More
COVID Conflicts Are Straining Relationsh
18 Sept, 2020

As the coronavirus pandemic wears on, it's clear that not everyone's on the same page when it comes to preventin.....

Read More
When will COVID-19 vaccines be generally
18 Sept, 2020

U.S. President Donald Trump and the head of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) on Wednesday disagreed .....

Read More
WHO endorses protocol for coronavirus he
20 Sept, 2020

-Covid-19 has raised the issue of using traditional medicines to battle contemporary diseases -The endorsement clearly .....

Read More
Oxford COVID-19 vaccine: Serum Institute
19 Sept, 2020

-The phase III trial of 'Covishield' vaccine will begin at Sassoon hospital from next week, said Dr Muralidhar T.....

Read More
Government to use immunisation program m
18 Sept, 2020

-Currently, there are three covid-19 vaccine candidates that are in human trials in India -Russia’s Sputnik V vac.....

Read More
Oxford covid vaccine: AstraZeneca denies
18 Sept, 2020

-Trials of the Oxford-Astra vaccine resumed in the UK over the weekend, after a pause to investigate the adverse event, .....

Read More
TCS sets up 11 coronavirus isolation cen
21 Sept, 2020

India's largest software services firm Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) has set up 11 first-line COVID-19 isolation c.....

Read More
WHO endorses protocol for coronavirus he
21 Sept, 2020

The World Health Organization endorsed Saturday a protocol for testing African herbal medicines as potential treatments .....

Read More
86,961 new COVID-19 cases in India, tall
21 Sept, 2020

 India's COVID-19 tally reached 54.88 lakh with 86,961 people being infected in the past 24 hours, while 43,96,.....

Read More
Coronavirus grows less deadly as doctors
21 Sept, 2020

Covid-19 continues to kill close to 1,000 Americans a day. But for those who develop dangerous cases of the infection, a.....

Read More
Influenza vaccine does not increase Covi
22 Sept, 2020

It is even more important to receive the flu vaccination this year to help prevent a 'twindemic' of flu and COVI.....

Read More
Tracking COVID-19 with wastewater.
22 Sept, 2020

Wastewater testing captures the rise and fall of novel coronavirus cases in a mid-sized metropolitan region. Understa.....

Read More
Flu jab 'more important than ever' this
22 Sept, 2020

People are being advised to get a flu jab to help protect against the "double danger" of flu and coronavirus. .....

Read More
Coronavirus vaccine makers see EU shield
22 Sept, 2020

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Vaccine makers will be indemnified in Europe if their COVID-19 shots cause unexpected side-effects,.....

Read More
EPA Adds to List of Coronavirus-Fighting
22 Sept, 2020

The number of common household cleaning products certified to kill the coronavirus continues to expand as the Environmen.....

Read More
DCGI issues guidelines for pharma giants
23 Sept, 2020

New Delhi: The Drugs Controller General of India (DCGI) has issued a new set of guidelines, focusing on safety, immunoge.....

Read More
Many Metrics to Measure COVID-19, Which
24 Sept, 2020

You’ve seen the debates, on television or on social media, or even in your own conversations. They go something.....

Read More
U.S. FDA to tighten coronavirus vaccine
24 Sept, 2020

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is expected to soon announce new, more stringent standards for an emergency author.....

Read More
COVID-19 tally in India crosses 56-lakh
24 Sept, 2020

India's COVID-19 caseload went past 56 lakh with 83,347 infections being reported in a day, while over 45 lakh peopl.....

Read More
COVID-19 cases in India breach 57-lakh m
25 Sept, 2020

India's COVID-19 caseload raced past 57 lakh, while over 46 lakh people have recovered from the disease pushing the .....

Read More
Covid-19: Daily recoveries exceed daily
25 Sept, 2020

Daily Covid-19 recoveries have exceeded the new cases for the fifth consecutive day, the Union Health Ministry said Wedn.....

Read More
Dengue vaccine: Panacea Biotec seeks rev
25 Sept, 2020

Panacea Biotec today announced that its "successful completion of its Phase 1/11 study to evaluate the safety and i.....

Read More
Some Covid-19 patients show signs of hea
25 Sept, 2020

The new coronavirus can leave some patients with signs of heart inflammation and injury months after they get sick with .....

Read More
How can I tell the difference between th
25 Sept, 2020

It’s impossible to tell without a test. Influenza and COVID-19 have such similar symptoms, you may need to get tes.....

Read More
COVID-19 May Damage Blood Marrow Immune
25 Sept, 2020

The coronavirus may damage blood marrow cells in patients with severe COVID-19, according to a new study published in th.....

Read More
Covid vaccine: Pfizer urged to wait for
26 Sept, 2020

Pfizer Inc. should wait until at least late November before seeking FDA authorization of its Covid-19 vaccine to meet ri.....

Read More
Johnson and Johnson COVID vaccine shows
26 Sept, 2020

WASHINGTON : The US pharmaceutical and medical device company Johnson and Johnson has developed a vaccine that in the ea.....

Read More
WHO backed China for emergency use of CO
26 Sept, 2020

Beijing: China secured the WHO’s backing for the emergency use of COVID-19 experimental vaccines as early as in Ju.....

Read More
India's COVID vaccine: Phase-3 trial of
26 Sept, 2020

The Uttar Pradesh government on Thursday announced that phase-3 trial of the coronavirus vaccine 'COVAXIN' will .....

Read More
Novavax initiates late-stage covid-19 va
26 Sept, 2020

Novavax Inc on Thursday started a late-stage trial of its experimental COVID-19 vaccine in the United Kingdom in partner.....

Read More
FDA Authorizes Point-of-Care COVID Antib
26 Sept, 2020

first deployed in certain labs in July. The new authorization allows doctor’s offices, hospitals, urgent care cent.....

Read More
Researchers combine heat and humidity to
26 Sept, 2020

HOUSTON : Healthcare workers, facing the shortage of protective equipment such as N95 masks, are left with no other opti.....

Read More
Phase III trials of Sputnik V critical t
28 Sept, 2020

Covid-19 pandemic is spreading globally like a wild fire in dry leaves. Vaccine offers the only hope for its containment.....

Read More
Covid-19: A cheaper, faster, accurate te
28 Sept, 2020

Stockholm: A method for fast, cheap, yet accurate testing for COVID-19 infection has been developed by a team of researc.....

Read More
COVID tally crosses 60 lakh; 1,039 more
28 Sept, 2020

 India's COVID-19 tally galloped past 60 lakh on Monday with 82,170 new cases, while the recoveries have surged.....

Read More
Russia to supply 2.5 crore doses of covi
29 Sept, 2020

- Russia will supply covid vaccines to Nepal via Trinity Pharmaceuticals, which it described as a private healthcare fir.....

Read More
Covid vaccine: Russia may be the first t
29 Sept, 2020

-Russia has pushed ahead with its potential COVID-19 vaccine at top speed with mass public vaccinations alongside the ma.....

Read More
Can the coronavirus spread through the a
29 Sept, 2020

Yes, it’s possible. The WHO has acknowledged the possibility that COVID-19 might be spread in the air under certai.....

Read More
Tests reveal silent reinfections in hosp
29 Sept, 2020

Two staff members at a hospital in India who tested positive for the new coronavirus became reinfected several months la.....

Read More
Moderna COVID vaccine: Early study shows
30 Sept, 2020

Results from an early safety study of Moderna Inc's coronavirus vaccine candidate in older adults showed that it pro.....

Read More
Russia to supply 2.5 crore doses of covi
30 Sept, 2020

Russia's sovereign wealth fund said on Tuesday it had agreed to supply 25 million doses of its potential COVID-19 va.....

Read More
Coronavirus may deplete testosterone lev
30 Sept, 2020

DUBAI : COVID-19 disease might deteriorate men's testosterone levels, according to a new study which says low levels.....

Read More
COVID-19 Vaccine Trial Shows Promise for
30 Sept, 2020

An experimental vaccine against the virus that causes COVID-19 appears to generate more antibodies in people over the ag.....

Read More
India's COVID-19 caseload races past 62
30 Sept, 2020

India's COVID-19 caseload raced past 62 lakh on Wednesday with 80,472 infections being reported in a day, while the .....

Read More
Latest on the worldwide spread of corona
30 Sept, 2020

(Reuters) - Jordan, Northern Ireland and the Netherlands reported record daily increases in COVID-19 cases, while the Sl.....

Read More
The race for COVID-19 vaccine: Why this
02 Oct, 2020

October is a critical month in the race for a Covid-19 vaccine, with developments that could lead to some Americans gett.....

Read More
India's COVID-19 tally comes close to 64
02 Oct, 2020

India's COVID-19 caseload inched closer to 64 lakh-mark with 81,484 infections reported in a day, while the number o.....

Read More
Mosquitoes cannot transmit the coronavir
02 Oct, 2020

The following is a roundup of some of the latest scientific studies on the novel coronavirus and efforts to find treatme.....

Read More
Startup bets on new coronavirus testing
02 Oct, 2020

A biotechnology startup called Koniku is trying to develop robots that could sniff out Covid-19 infections faster than c.....

Read More
Gene mutation behind difference in COVID
02 Oct, 2020

NEW DELHI: Variation in a genetic mutation among Indians may be the main reason behind the difference in the death rates.....

Read More
Neanderthal genes linked with severe COV
02 Oct, 2020

A group of genes passed down from extinct human cousins is linked with a higher risk for severe COVID-19, researchers sa.....

Read More
'Superspreaders' Are Driving the COVID-1
03 Oct, 2020

A small number of infected people are the main cause of the coronavirus’s spread, according to a massive contact t.....

Read More
How long a person could contagious befor
03 Oct, 2020

How long could I be contagious before a positive virus test? Studies have shown that people may be contagious for abo.....

Read More
Oxford covid vaccine: Canada launches re
03 Oct, 2020

OTTAWA : Canada launched a real-time review of data from AstraZeneca and Oxford University's potential COVID-19 vacc.....

Read More
Dr Reddy's seeks DCGI nod to conduct pha
03 Oct, 2020

NEW DELHI : The Hyderabad-based Dr Reddy's Laboratories has applied to the Drugs Controller General of India for per.....

Read More
Pain relief caused by coronavirus may he
03 Oct, 2020

Houston: The novel coronavirus which causes COVID-19 may relieve pain, according to a new study which could explain why .....

Read More
Why A Negative Test Doesn't Rule Out COV
04 Oct, 2020

Since the recent presidential debate, at least 11 people involved in the event have tested positive for COVID-19, raisin.....

Read More
Covid-19 vaccines should first go to hea
04 Oct, 2020

Certain health workers and first responders should be the first to receive a Covid-19 vaccine when one becomes available.....

Read More
COVID-19 cases in India breach 65-lakh m
04 Oct, 2020

India's COVID-19 caseload went past 65 lakh, while the number of people who have recuperated from the disease crosse.....

Read More
Single-day COVID-19 cases in India below
04 Oct, 2020

Daily COVID-19 cases in India dropped below 75,000 and less than 1,000 deaths were reported in a day after nearly a mont.....

Read More
How long could I be contagious before a
04 Oct, 2020

Studies have shown that people may be contagious for about two days before developing COVID-19 symptoms. In fact, rig.....

Read More
MHFI and AIIMS doctors launch web portal
05 Oct, 2020

To address the growing issue of mental health illness during the Covid-19 pandemic across the country, the Mental Health.....

Read More
Researchers develop new Covid-19 test th
05 Oct, 2020

Washington: Scientists have developed a new method of testing for COVID-19 that doesn't make use of key reagents but.....

Read More
Can cancer drugs prove helpful in treati
05 Oct, 2020

New Delhi: In the absence of a safe and effective medicine against Covid-19, several drugs used in cancer therapy have b.....

Read More
COVID-19 cases in India breach 66-lakh m
05 Oct, 2020

India's COVID-19 caseload went past 66 lakh, while the number of people who have recuperated from the disease surged.....

Read More
COVID research updates: Massive contact-
05 Sept,2020

The patterns of infections and deaths caused by the new coronavirus differ starkly between resource-poor settings and we.....

Read More
Covid-19 to place greater demand on ment
07 Oct, 2020

NEW DELHI: Mental health programmes, both national and international, will see greater demand as coronavirus pandemic co.....

Read More
CDC issues latest guidance on covid-19 s
07 Oct, 2020

The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) in an updated guidance on Monday said COVID-19 can spread thro.....

Read More
Doctors consider anti-cancer drugs as a
07 Oct, 2020

In the absence of a safe and effective medicine for covid-19, drugs used to treat cancer are being considered. Globally,.....

Read More
HIV treatment has no benefit for hospita
07 Oct, 2020

A combination of antiviral drugs usually used to treat HIV has no beneficial effect in patients hospitalised with COVID-.....

Read More
Single-day spike of 61,267 COVID-19 infe
07 Oct, 2020

The daily spike in coronavirus infections dropped below 65,000 on Tuesday and the total recoveries surpassed 56 lakh pus.....

Read More
Government to launch Ayurveda and Yoga p
07 Oct, 2020

The National Clinical Management Protocol based on ayurveda and yoga for the management of coronavirus disease (Covid-19.....

Read More
Asthma patients less likely to die from
08 Oct, 2020

The following is a roundup of some of the latest scientific studies on the novel coronavirus and efforts to find treatme.....

Read More
India declines proposal to test Russia C
08 Oct, 2020

India's drug regulator has knocked back a proposal from Dr Reddy's Laboratories Ltd to conduct a large study in .....

Read More
COVID-19 treatment: Lilly seeks emergenc
08 Oct, 2020

Eli Lilly and Company on Wednesday said that it has asked the US government to allow emergency use of an experimental an.....

Read More
COVID-19 cases in India cross 68-lakh ma
08 Oct, 2020

India saw a single-day rise of 78,524 COVID-19 cases taking the virus caseload to over 68 lakh, while the number of peop.....

Read More
Virologists who discovered hepatitis C w
08 Oct, 2020

A trio of scientists who identified and characterized the virus responsible for many cases of hepatitis and liver diseas.....

Read More
Moderna to apply for EU's rolling approv
09 Oct, 2020

Vaccine-maker Moderna Inc will soon apply for real-time reviews of its experimental COVID-19 vaccine in Europe, days aft.....

Read More
COVID + flu nasal spray vaccine set to s
09 Oct, 2020

An experimental dual vaccine for both influenza and the new coronavirus delivered via a nasal spray will enter human stu.....

Read More
COVID-19 treatment: After Lilly, Fosun u
09 Oct, 2020

China's Shanghai Fosun Pharmaceutical Group said on Thursday an experimental antibody treatment for COVID-19 being d.....

Read More
Gilead's remdesivir shaved five days off
09 Oct, 2020

CHICAGO: Final data from Gilead Sciences Inc's antiviral drug remdesivir showed the treatment cut COVID-19 recovery .....

Read More
COVID-19 treatment: Regeneron's antibody
10 Oct, 2020

- Trump said he may not have recovered without the treatments he received to combat his own coronavirus illness - Eli L.....

Read More
COVID-19 vaccine: Russia all set to appr
10 Oct, 2020

- Developed by Vector State Research Center of Virology and Biotechnology, the experimental vaccine has recently complet.....

Read More
India reports 73,272 new coronavirus cas
10 Oct, 2020

New Delhi, Oct 10 (PTI) India reported 73,272 new coronavirus cases, taking the overall caseload to 69,79,423, while 59,.....

Read More
U.S., AstraZeneca strike deal for COVID-
10 Oct, 2020

The U.S. government has awarded $486 million to AstraZeneca Plc to develop and secure supplies of up to 100,000 doses of.....

Read More
Inhaled vaccines aim to fight coronaviru
12 Oct, 2020

The Covid-19 vaccines closest to the finish line are designed to be injected into the arm. Researchers are looking at wh.....

Read More
UK to begin trials to test if BCG vaccin
12 Oct, 2020

LONDON: Scientists in the UK will begin recruiting frontline healthcare workers to test if an old vaccine used to combat.....

Read More
Coronavirus risk may go up on exposure t
12 Oct, 2020

WASHINGTON : The risk of Coronavirus may enhance on exposure to urban air pollutants, suggests a research study. &quo.....

Read More
COVID research updates: Dense cities sho
12 Oct, 2020

Dense cities should brace for long coronavirus outbreaks The new coronavirus tears through areas where residents gene.....

Read More
Maintain quality testing for Covid-19 ki
12 Oct, 2020

New Delhi: With the central government capping prices for Covid-19 tests, health experts strongly opine on maintaining s.....

Read More
Maintain quality testing for Covid-19 ki
12 Oct, 2020

New Delhi: With the central government capping prices for Covid-19 tests, health experts strongly opine on maintaining s.....

Read More
Covid-19 vaccines under different trial
12 Oct, 2020

Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan on Sunday informed that coronavirus vaccines currently are in various trial phases. .....

Read More
Less than 1000 coronavirus deaths reco
12 Oct, 2020

 India's COVID-19 recoveries crossed the 60-lakh mark, while less than 1000 coronavirus deaths have been record.....

Read More
New Zealand signs deal with Pfizer, Bi
12 Oct, 2020

SYDNEY (Reuters) - The New Zealand government signed a deal on Monday to buy 1.5 million COVID-19 vaccines from Pfizer I.....

Read More
Eli Lilly pauses Covid-19 antibody treat
14 Oct, 2020

US pharmaceutical firm Eli Lilly on Tuesday paused a late-stage trial of its experimental lab-produced antibody treatmen.....

Read More
World Bank approves $12 billion for covi
14 Oct, 2020

The World Bank said Tuesday that it approved $12 billion for developing countries to finance the purchase and distributi.....

Read More
Aarogya Setu app helped identify coronav
14 Oct, 2020

World Health Organisation Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus has lauded India’s Aarogya Setu app, saying .....

Read More
COVID-19 caseload in India rises to 72,3
14 Oct, 2020

India's COVID-19 caseload rose to 72,39,389 with 63,509 infections being reported in a day, while the number of peop.....

Read More
Important that Russia's Covid-19 vaccine
15 Oct, 2020

- Any vaccine for the coronavirus disease, including Russia's Sputnik-V vaccine, must be cleared by WHO, UN spokespe.....

Read More
A healthy young person might have to wai
15 Oct, 2020

- The World Health Organization has warned against the idea that herd immunity might be a realistic strategy to stop the.....

Read More
COVID-19 caseload in India rises to 73,7
16 Oct, 2020

New Delhi, Oct 16 (PTI) India's COVID-19 caseload rose to 73,70,468 with 63,371 new infections being reported in a d.....

Read More
WHO trial results show remdesivir has li
16 Oct, 2020

- Remdesivir, hydroxychloroquine, lopinavir and interferon regimens appeared to have little or no effect on hospitalized.....

Read More
Can Vitamin D treat coronavirus? UK scie
16 Oct, 2020

-Residents of UK have been asked to take supplements over the winter months when Vitamin D levels can go down. - This w.....

Read More
COVID-19 Doesn’t Seem Seasonal, St
16 Oct, 2020

 Respiratory viruses tend to be seasonal, including the two most common flu viruses, but the coronavirus that cause.....

Read More
20% Rise In Death Rate Mostly Because of
16 Oct, 2020

Since the COVID-19 pandemic began, the number of unexpected or ''excess" deaths over the typical number has.....

Read More
SARS-CoV-2 may use key carbohydrate to i
16 Oct, 2020

More than one million people have died worldwide from SARS-CoV-2 infection, the coronavirus that causes COVID-19. Resear.....

Read More
India's COVID-19 infection tally crosses
17 Oct, 2020

New Delhi, Oct 17 (PTI) India's COVID-19 caseload went past 74 lakh, while the number of people who have recuperated.....

Read More
Sinovac coronavirus vaccine offered by C
17 Oct, 2020

- China has said that while reasonable profits for companies are permitted, covid-19 vaccines should be priced close to .....

Read More
Scientists develop new method to block c
17 Oct, 2020

- According to the study, published in the journal Science, SARS-CoV-2-PLpro promotes infection by sensing and processin.....

Read More
WHO trial to assess other antibody, anti
17 Oct, 2020

- WHO Solidarity Trial would continue will continue, its chief said. - Gilead had known about the results of Solidarity.....

Read More
Long COVID 'May Be Four Syndromes'
17 Oct, 2020

The condition commonly called 'long COVID' may not be one syndrome but possibly up to four, according to a new r.....

Read More
Treat coronavirus early to save patients
18 Oct, 2020

- Yuen Kwok-Yung, Hong Kong’s top pandemic doctor, is advocating early, aggressive hospitalization and treatment t.....

Read More
Coronavirus survives on skin five times
18 Oct, 2020

- 'The longer survival of SARS-CoV-2 on the skin increases contact-transmission risk,' the study said. - The pa.....

Read More
Health expert asserts on N95 mask withou
18 Oct, 2020

- With the onset of winter, the weather condition aggravates as pollution level in the air varies between poor to severe.....

Read More
Pan-India covid-19 genome studies sugges
18 Oct, 2020

- Mutation typically refers to the property of a virus to undergo changes when it multiplies and the virus may develop s.....

Read More
Global coronavirus cases surpass the 40
19 Oct, 2020

Worldwide coronavirus cases crossed 40 million on Monday, according to a Reuters tally, as the onset of winter in the no.....

Read More
With dip in air quality in Delhi, health
19 Oct, 2020

Health experts have been witnessing an almost 15 per cent rise in the number of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (C.....

Read More
Latest on the worldwide spread of corona
19 Oct, 2020

The Australian state of Victoria on Monday eased some coronavirus-led restrictions after months, while much of Europe en.....

Read More
Getting vaccine doubters to roll up thei
19 Oct, 2020

Eddie Rice is a believer in vaccines. The Melbourne locksmith has received jabs in the past and understands that they go.....

Read More
Living coronavirus found on frozen food
19 Oct, 2020

BEIJING : China's health authority has confirmed the detection and isolation of living novel coronavirus on the oute.....

Read More
50% Indians are likely to have Covid by
20 Oct, 2020

At least half of India's 1.3 billion people are likely to have been infected with the new coronavirus by next Februa.....

Read More
India records 46,790 new COVID-19 cases
20 Oct, 2020

New Delhi, Oct 20 (PTI) The number of new coronavirus infections reported daily in India dropped below 50,000 nearly aft.....

Read More
Coronavirus and diabetes: What you need
20 Oct, 2020

28-year-old Mario Buelna caught fever and started having trouble breathing in June. He soon tested positive for the nove.....

Read More
Pfizer, BioNTech start combined trials o
20 Oct, 2020

FILE PHOTO: A man walks past a sign outside Pfizer Headquarters in the Manhattan borough of New York City, New York, U.S.....

Read More
Mixed results for arthritis drug repurpo
21 Oct,2020

- Tocilizumab blocks a particular signaling protein from triggering inflammation - Tocilizumab belongs to a class of dr.....

Read More
COVID-19: India records 55,839 new infec
22 Oct, 2020

New Delhi, Oct 22 (PTI) The number of coronavirus infections reported in a span of 24 hours remained below 60,000 for th.....

Read More
US health regulator to hold key meeting
22 Oct, 2020

- The panel of independent experts to the US health regulator will also discuss the criteria for allowing emergency use .....

Read More
Covid-19 underscored importance of inves
22 Oct, 2020

- WHO chief scientist Soumya Swaminathan said that at least a couple of coronavirus vaccines could be available by early.....

Read More
COVID-19 testing kit COVIRAP by IIT-Khar
22 Oct, 2020

- Developed by the researchers of Indian Institute of Technology (IIT)-Kharagpur, the potable testing kit deliver result.....

Read More
Japan researchers show masks do block co
22 Oct, 2020

TOKYO (Reuters) - Japanese researchers showed that masks can offer protection from airborne coronavirus particles, but e.....

Read More
Exclusive: In WHO overhaul push, EU urge
22 Oct, 2020

BRUSSELS/BERLIN (Reuters) - The European Union wants the World Health Organization to become more transparent about how .....

Read More
As COVID-19 cases spike, pneumonia vacci
24 Oct, 2020

MILAN/FRANKFURT/NEW YORK : As COVID-19 infections rise, people seeking to avoid one lung disease compounding another are.....

Read More
Pfizer seeks clarity on future of trials
23 Oct, 2020

Pfizer Inc and Johnson & Johnson are seeking input from a U.S. Food and Drug Administration advisory committee on re.....

Read More
US health regulator approves first treat
23 Oct, 2020

Washington: The United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved Remdesivir for the treatment of coronaviru.....

Read More
Serum Institute joins Merck, IAVI to dev
23 Oct, 2020

NEW DELHI: Serum Institute of India has entered into an agreement with German pharmaceutical giant Merck KGaA and IAVI, .....

Read More
India needs a sustainable healthcare sys
24 Oct, 2020

To have a pandemic-resistant world, India needs to invest heavily in health infrastructure, Dr.Randeep Guleria, Director.....

Read More
AstraZeneca says Oxford vaccine deal all
24 Oct, 2020

AstraZeneca Plc said on Friday its coronavirus vaccine deal with Oxford University will allow it to add up to 20% of man.....

Read More
Next 3 months will help determine the si
24 Oct, 2020

Coming three months will help in the determination of the Covid-19 situation in the country although the government is t.....

Read More
Why COVID outbreaks look set to worsen t
24 Oct, 2020

Winter is fast approaching in the Northern Hemisphere, and researchers warn that COVID-19 outbreaks are likely to get wo.....

Read More
COVID-19 cases in India mount to 79,09,9
26 Oct, 2020

New Delhi, Oct 26 (PTI) New coronavirus infections reported in India in a span of 24 hours dropped below 50,000 for the .....

Read More
Drug found effective in treating covid-1
26 Oct, 2020

- The results of WHO's clinical trial show that dexamethasone can help in survival of premature babies when given to.....

Read More
Oxford covid vaccine seen effective in e
26 Oct, 2020

- The Oxford covid vaccine is considered a frontrunner in the race to Covid-19 vaccine. - The outcome of the trials is .....

Read More
WHO chief warns against 'vaccine nationa
26 Oct, 2020

The head of the World Health Organization (WHO) on Sunday called for global solidarity in the rollout of any future coro.....

Read More
After over 3 months, less than 40k COVID
27 Oct, 2020

New Delhi, Oct 27 (PTI) The number of coronavirus cases reported in India in a span of 24 hours dropped below 40,000 aft.....

Read More
South Korea begins review of Oxford covi
27 Oct, 2020

South Korea has begun a preliminary review of a Oxford University COVID-19 vaccine being developed by AstraZeneca PLC fo.....

Read More
Exposure to air pollution increases Covi
27 Oct, 2020

Washington: Long-term exposure to air pollution has been linked to an increased risk of dying from COVID-19 and, for the.....

Read More
Italy okays trial of osteoporosis drug t
27 Oct, 2020

MILAN (Reuters) - Italy’s main medicines regulator gave the go-ahead on Tuesday for human clinical trials on ralox.....

Read More
Down Syndrome Increases COVID Death Risk
27 Oct, 2020

Adults with Down syndrome have a higher risk of being hospitalized with coronavirus and much higher risk of dying from c.....

Read More
Sanofi, GSK to supply vaccine doses to W
28 Oct, 2020

PARIS (Reuters) - French drugmaker Sanofi SASY.PA and Britain's GlaxoSmithKline GSK.L will supply 200 million doses .....

Read More
Novavax delays U.S. trial of COVID-19 va
28 Oct, 2020

FILE PHOTO: A woman holds a small bottle labeled with a "Vaccine COVID-19" sticker and a medical syringe in th.....

Read More
80% of COVID-19 patients in Spanish stud
28 Oct, 2020

A study of over 200 COVID-19 cases in a hospital in Spain found that about 80% patients had vitamin D deficiency, scient.....

Read More
Russia starts making second Covid-19 vac
28 Oct, 2020

Russia has started production of a second Covid-19 vaccine that is yet to complete trials and it will be ramped up by th.....

Read More
Some evidence shows children could be Co
28 Oct, 2020

New Delhi: There is some evidence which shows that children who were earlier thought to be protected against coronavirus.....

Read More
COVID-19 caseload in India breaches 80-l
29 Oct, 2020

New Delhi, Oct 29 (PTI) India's COVID-19 caseload surpassed the 80-lakh mark on Thursday, 18 days after it had gone .....

Read More
Next crop of COVID-19 vaccine developers
29 Oct, 2020

CHICAGO/BERLIN (Reuters) - The handful of drugmakers dominating the global coronavirus vaccine race are pushing the boun.....

Read More
Japan's Shionogi readies COVID-19 vaccin
29 Oct, 2020

TOKYO (Reuters) - Shionogi & Co is planning clinical trials by year-end for what may be one of Japan’s first d.....

Read More
COVID-19 caseload in India climbs to 80,
30 Oct, 2020

New Delhi, Oct 30 (PTI) India saw 48,648 new coronavirus infections being reported in a day taking the COVID-19 caseload.....

Read More
Study Shows COVID-19 May Cause Brain Agi
30 Oct, 2020

The coronavirus can affect brain functioning and cause mental decline equivalent to the brain aging by about 10 years, a.....

Read More
Lonza to make COVID-19 antibody combinat
30 Oct, 2020

ZURICH (Reuters) - Lonza Group has agreed with AstraZeneca to make AZD7442, an experimental combination of two antibodie.....

Read More
New polio vaccine poised to get emergenc
30 Oct, 2020

A vaccine against a type of polio that is spreading in the Southern Hemisphere is expected to receive emergency approval.....

Read More
India's COVID-19 caseload goes past 81 l
31 Oct, 2020

New Delhi, Oct 31 (PTI) With 48,648 fresh COVID-19 infections, India's caseload rose to 81,37,119 on Saturday, whi.....

Read More
Antibodies Attack the Body In Some COVID
31 Oct, 2020

For some people with severe COVID-19, the immune system may attack itself rather than the virus, according to a new stud.....

Read More
Latest on worldwide spread of the corona
02 Nov, 2020

(Reuters) - Prime Minister Boris Johnson ordered England back into a national lockdown after the United Kingdom passed t.....

Read More
New polio vaccine poised to get emergenc
02 Nov, 2020

A vaccine against a type of polio that is spreading in the Southern Hemisphere is expected to receive emergency approval.....

Read More
High number of unreliable rapid antigen
02 Nov, 2020

A high number of unreliable rapid antigen tests being conducted in Delhi may be masking a mountain of COVID-19 cases at .....

Read More
COVID-19 spreads faster, more widely wit
02 Nov, 2020

Transmission of the novel coronavirus within households is high, occurs quickly, and can originate from both children an.....

Read More
India's COVID-19 caseload crosses 82 lak
2 Nov, 2020

New Delhi, Nov 2 (PTI) India's COVID-19 caseload crossed the 82 lakh-mark, while the number of people who have recup.....

Read More
Bharat Biotech plans to launch vaccine c
2 Nov, 2020

India’s Bharat Biotech is planning to launch its COVID-19 vaccine candidate in the second quarter of 2021 if it ge.....

Read More
COVID-19 Infection Fatality Ratio is Abo
2 Nov, 2020

 A new study conducted by researchers at Imperial College London found the COVID-19 infection fatality ratio is abo.....

Read More
India crosses the landmark of 11 crore C
02 Nov, 2020

The country’s testing capacities have multiplied manifold with 2,037 labs across the country and with collaborativ.....

Read More
Zydus announces IND filing of ZYIL1, a n
03 Nov, 2020

Zydus’ development candidate ‘ZYIL1’ is efficacious in non-clinical animal models of inflammation, wit.....

Read More
COVID-19: India’s Active Cases hav
04 Nov, 2020

With 38,310 daily new cases recorded after 105 days, the total recoveries exceed the active cases by 70 lakhs NEW DEL.....

Read More
CEPI funds Sichuan Clover for COVID-19 v
05 Nov, 2020

CEPI’s total investment in S-Trimer will be up to $328 million, including $69.5 million announced previously  .....

Read More
Digital hospitals deliver higher standar
05 Nov, 2020

There is a massive influx of patients, and traditional hospitals are struggling to provide quality care and ensure healt.....

Read More
Aster Labs Introduces US FDA Approved Di
06 Nov, 2020

The technology to ensure faster, safer and error-free diagnosis is currently implemented at Aster Labs state of the art .....

Read More
Novo Nordisk Education Foundation Unveil
07 Nov, 2020

The program is aimed at spreading awareness on efficient diabetes management and ambition to reduce the national average.....

Read More
COVID-19: India’s Health Minister
07 Nov, 2020

Dr Harsh Vardhan has reiterated his concern that the coming winter and the long festive season pose a significant risk t.....

Read More
Experts disagree with Indian Sugar Mills
09 Nov, 2020

The campaign to encourage Indians to eat more sugar has come under severe criticism by health experts who were participa.....

Read More
Bharat Biotech to manufacture 10 types o
09 Nov, 2020

The company has taken up the development and production of new or improved vaccines against severe diseases at its unit .....

Read More
Trial in Britain to assess aspirin as po
10 Nov, 2020

The scientists behind the RECOVERY trial, which is looking into a range of potential treatments for COVID-19, said it wo.....

Read More
Pfizer & BioNTech COVID-19 vacci
10 Nov, 2020

Vaccine candidate was found to be more than 90% effective in preventing COVID-19 NEW DELHI, November 10, 2020 #H.....

Read More
Metropolis Healthcare wins ‘Diagno
10 Nov, 2020

The company has received the recognition on the basis of its strong customer ownership experience   NEW DELHI, No.....

Read More
TataMD CHECK to make COVID-19 detection
10 Nov, 2020

World’s first viral diagnostic based on FELUDA CRISPR Cas-9 platform has been developed in India  NEW DELH.....

Read More
Practo witnesses whopping 1200% rise in
11 Nov, 2020

80 percent of all diabetes-related queries on Practo in the last one year came between March and October, indicating gro.....

Read More
Australia invests $2.5M to ensure COVI
11 Nov, 2020

The support line will be extended until 30 June 2021 NEW DELHI, November 11, 2020 #HealthcareNews —The Aus.....

Read More
World’s leading generic drug maker
12 Nov, 2020

Well known 18 companies join the effort by Medicines Patent Pool to accelerate global access to effective COVID-19 treat.....

Read More
Zydus Cadilla completes Phase II trials
13 Nov, 2020

Company’s biological drug, Pegylated Interferon alpha – 2b significantly reduced the viral load in moderatel.....

Read More
Close to 30% Delhiites have no health re
13 Nov, 2020

Close to 65 percent respondents book a digital clinical appointment at least once an year, while 34 percent book it quar.....

Read More
LifeCell to provide COVID-19 and pregnan
16 Nov, 2020

NEW DELHI, November 16, 2020— In an effort to reduce turnaround times for tests related to pregnancy health checks.....

Read More
India reports less than 50K new daily ca
16 Nov, 2020

NEW DELHI, November 16, 2020—India has reported less than 50,000 new daily cases for the eight continuous day. I.....

Read More
COVID-19: South Korea to produce 150 mil
17 Nov, 2020

The production of vaccine is expected to commence in December 2020 and rollout likely to happen during January 2021 N.....

Read More
Cipla launches ‘Covi-G’ for
18 Nov, 2020

The leading pharma company has signed a licensing agreement with MultiG for COVID-19 rapid antibody test kit NEW DELH.....

Read More
India to be a part of United Nations bac
18 Nov, 2020

Over 100 scientists join hands with the United Nations to build public confidence in COVID-19 vaccines through Team Halo.....

Read More
Biological E begins clinical trials of i
18 Nov, 2020

The results of Phase I/II clinical trials are expected to be available by February 2021 NEW DELHI, November 18, 2020&.....

Read More
WHO reports end of 11th Ebola outbreak i
19 Nov, 2020

By the end of the current 11th Ebola outbreak in Equateur Province, there were 119 confirmed cases, 11 probable, 55 deat.....

Read More
HPE eHealth centers provide free Tubercu
19 Nov, 2020

This initiative is in line with the TB pledge HPE signed last year with USAID in support of the government’s targe.....

Read More
Australia secures 50 million doses of CO
05 Nov, 2020

Two more COVID-19 vaccines have been secured for the Australian population under new agreements NEW DELHI, November 5.....

Read More
Samsung Biologics announces investment p
20 Nov, 2020

Breaks ground on Super Plant, the world's largest and most innovative bio-manufacturing facility NEW DELHI, Novem.....

Read More
UK-wide study shows antibodies persist f
20 Nov, 2020

A joint research team at Queen’s University Belfast studied the symptomatology of infection and the kinetics of th.....

Read More
3M strengthens efforts to fight Covid-19
21 Nov, 2020

The leading MedTech company is working with Indian law enforcement agencies in multiple states to investigate counterfei.....

Read More
Australia invests $22 million to tackle
21 Nov, 2020

As part of World Antimicrobial Awareness Week, Australian Government is taking strong steps to address the risk of AMR .....

Read More
Orbis Flying Eye Hospital lands in India
23 Nov, 2020

The virtual flying eye hospital project will be carried out through Orbis’s award-winning telemedicine platform, C.....

Read More
AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine shows avera
24 Nov, 2020

While two different dosing regimens demonstrated efficacy, no hospitalizations or severe cases of COVID-19 have been rep.....

Read More
Zuellig Pharma expands cold storage wa
24 Nov, 2020

Company prepares for the anticipated storage and distribution demands of COVID-19 vaccines in Asia excluding China and J.....

Read More
SpiceHealth launches COVID-19 RT-PCR tes
24 Nov, 2020

Set to revolutionize Covid-19 testing in India, the company has partnered with GeneStore to offer diagnostic tests whose.....

Read More
Russia's COVID-19 vaccine, Sputnik V to
25 Nov, 2020

Close to 40,000 volunteers are taking part in Phase III double-blind, randomized, placebo-controlled clinical post-regis.....

Read More
GE Healthcare uses AI to assess ETT pl
25 Nov, 2020

Up to 45% of ICU patients, including severe COVID-19 cases, receive ETT intubation for ventilation By VOH News Desk .....

Read More
In a first in India, doctors airlift C
25 Nov, 2020

Team of doctors from Max Super Speciality Hospital, Saket flew down to Kathmandu to put an ECMO on the sick patient who .....

Read More
Indian immunologicals invests INR 150
26 Nov 2020

The company will commission new Viral Antigen Plant in Telangana besides also a Sterile Filling Facility to increase its.....

Read More
India’s top vaccine producer, Se
26 Nov 2020

Besides their visit to vaccine manufacturing facilities of Serum Institute of India, top diplomats will also make a halt.....

Read More
Koru Lifescience identifies drug compoun
26 Nov 2020

The finding is currently processed by Koru IP team before entering clinical trials scheduled for Q1 2021 By VOH News .....

Read More
Scientists in Israel discover antibody
27 Nov 2020

The scientific breakthrough was achieved by researchers at Tel Aviv University’s Sackler Faculty of Medicine and t.....

Read More
AstraZeneca partners RSSDI to empower
27 Nov 2020

Awareness and research-based effort to provide the much-needed support for early detection and treatment of Diabetes wil.....

Read More
India to host production of 100 millio
28 Nov 2020

Currently Phase III clinical trials of the Russian Covid-19 vaccine are ongoing in Belarus, the UAE, Venezuela and other.....

Read More
Australia invests $4 million for new C
28 Nov 2020

Country’s government is supporting six new COVID-19 research projects across four institutions, allowing researche.....

Read More
Prime Minister Modi reviews vaccine deve
30 Nov, 2020

Indian government is supporting six new COVID-19 research projects across four institutions, allowing researchers to con.....

Read More
Doctors at Fortis Hospital perform com
30 Nov 2020

  COVID-19 delayed the process of allocation by almost 9 months before a 29-year-old male’s small bowel wa.....

Read More
Moderna files for U.S. vaccine authori
1 Dec 2020

(Reuters) - Moderna Inc said on Monday it has applied for U.S. emergency authorization for its COVID-19 vaccine after fu.....

Read More
India looking to be self-reliant in de
1 Dec 2020

A total of 10 vaccine candidates have been supported by Department of Biotechnology so far at both academia and industry.....

Read More
COVID-19 drives 40% spike in number of p
1 Dec 2020

NEW YORK (Reuters) - The COVID-19 pandemic has fueled a 40% increase in the number of people needing humanitarian assist.....

Read More
Serum Institute denies side effects clai
01 Dec, 2020

After a Chennai-based man claimed that he suffered neurological and psychological side effects taking a shot of Covid-19.....

Read More
India COVID-19 tally rises to 94.62 lakh
01 Dec, 2020

New Delhi, Dec 1 (PTI) India's COVID-19 caseload rose to 94.62 lakh with November registering over 30 per cent decli.....

Read More
AYUSH medicines allowed to Covid patient
02 Dec, 2020

The Supreme Court on Tuesday said that there was lack of clarity in the Ministry of Ayush advisory on allowing homoeopat.....

Read More
Entire population may not need to be vac
02 Dec, 2020

NEW DELHI: It may not be necessary to vaccinate the entire population with Covid-19 vaccine as inoculating a critical ma.....

Read More
In 20 minutes, you can test yourself f
02 Dec 2020

900 free HIV self-testing kits were sent to 120 locations across Bulgaria, thanks to a pilot project of Single Step Foun.....

Read More
How SARS-CoV-2 reaches the brain
02 Dec, 2020

Using post-mortem tissue samples, a team of researchers from Charité -- Universitätsmedizin Berlin have stud.....

Read More
AstraZeneca U.S. COVID-19 vaccine trial
03 Dec, 2020

(Reuters) - AstraZeneca Plc will likely get results of its U.S. COVID-19 vaccine trial in late-January and could potenti.....

Read More
Could COVID delirium bring on dementia?
03 Dec, 2020

In her job as a physician at the Boston Medical Center in Massachusetts, Sondra Crosby treated some of the first people .....

Read More
Russia Vladimir Putin orders mass vaccin
03 Dec, 2020

Russia said last month that its Sputnik V jab was 92% effective at protecting people from COVID-19 according to int.....

Read More
Lilly to supply 650,000 more doses of CO
03 Dec, 2020

(Reuters) - Eli Lilly and Co said on Wednesday the U.S. government has purchased 650,000 additional doses of its COVID-1.....

Read More
U.S. CDC approves expert panel recommend
04 Dec, 2020

(Reuters) - The director of the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Thursday approved an advisory panel&r.....

Read More
Pfizer says supply chain challenges cont
04 Dec, 2020

(Reuters) - Challenges in Pfizer Inc’s supply chain for the raw materials used in its COVID-19 vaccine played a ro.....

Read More
Moderna to supply up to 125 million COVI
04 Dec, 2020

(Reuters) - Moderna Inc said on Thursday it expects to have between 100 million and 125 million doses of its experimenta.....

Read More
COVID-19 caseload surges to 95.71 lakh,
04 Dec, 2020

The total coronavirus cases mounted to 95,71,559 with 36,595 new infections being reported in a day, while the death tol.....

Read More
India biggest buyer of covid-19 vaccine
05 Dec 2020

NEW DELHI : India is the largest buyer of COVID-19 vaccines in the world with 1.6 billion doses, according to a global a.....

Read More
Kidney ailment leading risk factor for c
05 Dec 2020

 An analysis of Geisinger's electronic health records has revealed chronic kidney disease to be the leading ris.....

Read More
COVID-19: 36,652 new cases take India&
05 Dec 2020

The death toll climbed to 1,39,700 with the coronavirus virus claiming 512 lives in a span of 24 hours in the country c.....

Read More
Zydus Cadila gets DGCI nod for phase 3 c
05 Dec 2020

In a regulatory filing, Zydus Cadila said it has received approval from the DCGI to start the phase 3 clinical trials in.....

Read More
Researchers determine how the SARS-CoV-2
05 Dec, 2020

In a multi-group collaborative involving the National Emerging Infectious Disease Laboratories (NEIDL), the Center for R.....

Read More
Sputnik V Russia rolls out its COVID-19
07 Dec, 2020

Russia has started its COVID-19 vaccination programme, with the first jabs going to workers at high risk of becoming inf.....

Read More
1 Dead, 292 Fall Sick In Andhra Pradesh
07 Dec, 2020

Amaravati: The mysterious disease that began spreading in Eluru city in Andhra Pradesh claimed one life on Sunday even a.....

Read More
New CDC Quarantine Recommendations for C
07 Dec, 2020

-The CDC has changed the number of days they advise people to quarantine if they have been exposed to the virus that cau.....

Read More
Sinovac secures $515 million funding to
07 Dec, 2020

SHANGHAI (Reuters) - China’s Sinovac Biotech has secured $515 million in funding from a local firm to double the p.....

Read More
COVID-19 Active caseload falls below 4 l
08 Dec, 2020

New Delhi, Dec 8 (PTI) India's coronavirus infections rose to 96.77 lakh, while the active caseload fell below 4 lak.....

Read More
Serum likely to supply COVID-19 vaccine
08 Dec, 2020

BENGALURU (Reuters) - Serum Institute of India, the world’s largest vaccine producer by volume, is close to signin.....

Read More
WHO against mandatory Covid-19 vaccines
08 Dec, 2020

The WHO said it would be down to individual countries as to how they want to conduct their vaccination campaigns against.....

Read More
Some Covid-19 patients face skin problem
08 Dec, 2020

The team evaluated almost 1,000 cases of patients with skin manifestations of COVID-19 Boston: A new study suggests t.....

Read More
COVID19 Active caseload falls below 4 la
09 Dec, 2020

New Delhi, Dec 7 (PTI) India's coronavirus infections rose to 96.77 lakh, while the active caseload fell below 4 lak.....

Read More
Detecting Covid19 in less than 5 minutes
09 Dec, 2020

Illinois [US]: The researchers of University of Illinois Grainger College of Engineering claimed to have developed an ul.....

Read More
FDA Pfizer COVID Vaccine Effective After
09 Dec, 2020

HealthDay News - New data released Tuesday by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration Vaccines and Related Biolo.....

Read More
Co-WIN Health Ministry develops mobile a
09 Dec, 2020

The Union Health Ministry has developed a digital platform, including a mobile application, for real-time monitoring of .....

Read More
India COVID-19 caseload rises to 97.35 l
10 Dec, 2020

New Delhi (PTI) India's COVID-19 caseload rose to 97.35 lakh on Wednesday, while the number of people who have recup.....

Read More
UK medicine regulator says people with a
10 Dec, 2020

LONDON (Reuters) - The UK’s medicine regulator said anyone with a history of anaphylaxis to a medicine or food sho.....

Read More
Covaxin to be available in the first qua
10 Dec, 2020

Covaxin, a vaccine for COVID-19, will be available in the first quarter of next year, said Suchitra Ella, joint managing.....

Read More
CDSCO expert panel seeks more data on co
10 Dec, 2020

NEW DELHI: An expert committee of the Central Drugs Standard Control Organisation (CDSCO) on Wednesday sought additional.....

Read More
Researchers develop rapid genomics strat
10 Dec, 2020

Thanks to cutting-edge 'Nanopore' genome sequencing technology, researchers at the Garvan Institute of Medical R.....

Read More
Not without India. Pharma sector to play
11 Dec 2020

India, the world's biggest vaccine maker, is getting set for the massive global blitz to contain the coronavirus pan.....

Read More
Indian scientists identify new potenti
11 Dec 2020

 Indian scientists have identified drugs and possible cocktails that can target vital proteins of the novel coronav.....

Read More
WTO delays decision on waiver on COVID
11 Dec 2020

World Trade Organization members on Thursday delayed a decision on a proposal to waive intellectual property rules for C.....

Read More
India's COVID-19 caseload rises to 97.
12 Dec 2020

India recorded less than 30,000 fresh COVID-19 infections on Friday, the second time this month, which pushed its caselo.....

Read More
U.S. FDA authorizes Pfizer COVID-19 vacc
12 Dec 2020

The United States said it authorized the use of Pfizer Inc’s COVID-19 vaccine on Friday, with the first inoculatio.....

Read More
India readies for 600 million COVID va
12 Dec 2020

India will deploy its vast election machinery to deliver 600 million doses of COVID-19 vaccines to the most vulnerable p.....

Read More
Indian scientists identify new potential
12 DEC 2020

Indian scientists have identified drugs and possible cocktails that can target vital proteins of the novel coronavirus, .....

Read More
COVID-19 caseload in India rises to 98.5
14 Dec, 2020

New Delhi, Dec 14 (PTI) India's COVID-19 caseload rose to 98.57 lakh, while the number of people who have recuperate.....

Read More
Bahrain approves registration for Sinoph
14 Dec, 2020

DUBAI (Reuters) - Bahrain said on Sunday it had approved a COVID-19 vaccine developed by China National Pharmaceutical G.....

Read More
Health centre water crisis increasing Co
14 Dec, 2020

One in four health centres worldwide lacks access to water, putting around 1.8 billion people at increased risk of contr.....

Read More
Covid-19 complications include kidney, l
14 Dec, 2020

As per a new research, a larger study of patients in America has revealed that individuals who contracted coronavirus su.....

Read More
How kids immune systems can evade COVID
14 Dec, 2020

Young children account for only a small percentage of COVID-19 infections1 — a trend that has puzzled scientists. .....

Read More
COVID-19 Daily new infections dip below
15 Dec, 2020

New Delhi, Dec 15 (PTI) The daily new COVID-19 cases fell below 30,000 for the third time this month taking India&#.....

Read More
WHO says authorities investigating new C
15 Dec, 2020

GENEVA (Reuters) - The World Health Organization is aware of a new variant of COVID-19 that has emerged in Britain, but .....

Read More
Immune system can cause broad damage in
15 Dec, 2020

(Reuters) - The following is a roundup of some of the latest scientific studies on the novel coronavirus and efforts to .....

Read More
Russia repeats 91.4% efficacy rate in ne
15 Dec, 2020

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russian developers published fresh trial results for their Sputnik V coronavirus vaccine on Monday ba.....

Read More
COVID Tied to Rare But Severe Eye Infect
15 Dec, 2020

MONDAY, Dec. 15, 2020 (HealthDay News) - A rare, sight-stealing infection might be triggered by COVID-19, a new stu.....

Read More
New coronavirus strain spreading in UK h
16 Dec, 2020

LONDON (Reuters) - British scientists are trying to establish whether the rapid spread in southern England of a new vari.....

Read More
WHO to sift Chinese samples, data in hun
16 Dec, 2020

FALKENSEE: A German scientist who is part of a small team of experts assembled by the World Health Organization to inves.....

Read More
Novavax enters deal with New Zealand for
17 Dec, 2020

(Reuters) - Biotechnology company Novavax Inc said it had entered an agreement with the government of New Zealand for 10.....

Read More
India may need to spend $1.8 billion on
17 Dec, 2020

NEW DELHI: India will have to spend $1.4 billion to $1.8 billion in the first phase of a coronavirus vaccination program.....

Read More
Covid-19 vaccines: India proposed WTO pa
17 Dec, 2020

Covid-19 vaccines look set to protect millions of citizens of the world’s richest countries in the coming months. .....

Read More
AEFI reporting to be done through Co-WIN
17 Dec, 2020

Need to build on the standard principles of AEFI, make it specific to COVID-19 vaccines: Dr V K Paul In the course of.....

Read More
With 22,890 fresh cases, India COVID-19
18 dec, 2020

India's COVID-19 caseload rose to 99.79 lakh with 22,890 new infections being reported in a day, while total recover.....

Read More
Babies born to COVID-19 mothers have ant
18 Dec, 2020

SINGAPORE (Reuters) - All five babies born to women with COVID-19 infection during a study in Singapore have had antibod.....

Read More
Covid recovery rate in India among highe
18 Dec, 2020

NEW DELHI: India's Covid-19 recovery rate is amongst the highest in the world, the Union Health Ministry said on Thu.....

Read More
COVID-19 virus enters the brain, researc
18 Dec, 2020

More and more evidence is coming out that people with COVID-19 are suffering from cognitive effects, such as brain fog a.....

Read More
Covid-19 vaccinations in European Union
18 Dec, 2020

The EU is to start Covid-19 inoculations on December 27, European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen said on Thur.....

Read More
India says ready to soon start volunta
19 Dec 2020

 India’s government said on Friday it could soon start voluntary inoculation against the COVID-19 disease as .....

Read More
Covid-19 vaccine delivery to poor coun
19 Dec 2020

'The light at the end of the tunnel has grown a little bit brighter,' WHO chief Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus told .....

Read More
Researchers develop rapid genomics strat
19 Dec 2020

Thanks to cutting-edge 'Nanopore' genome sequencing technology, researchers at the Garvan Institute of Medical R.....

Read More
Cipla launches rapid antigen detection
19 Dec 2020

CIPtest is a rapid point-of-care nasopharyngeal swab test that directly detects the presence or absence of coronavirus a.....

Read More
Govt must indemnify vaccine makers again
21 Dec, 2020

NEW DELHI: Vaccine manufacturers need to have protection against all lawsuits for their vaccines especially during a pan.....

Read More
Qatar approves Pfizer and BioNTech COVID
21 Dec, 2020

CAIRO (Reuters) - Qatar’s Ministry of Public Health approved on Sunday the Pfizer and BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine fo.....

Read More
Researchers find how Covid-19 infection
21 Dec, 2020

A recent study led by researchers from University of California- Los Angeles Health Sciences (UCLA) determined the runni.....

Read More
Oxygen level while walking identifies at
22 Dec, 2020

(Reuters) - The following is a roundup of some of the latest scientific studies on the novel coronavirus and efforts to .....

Read More
Rare fungal infection with mortality rat
22 Dec, 2020

As the world is still battling the novel coronavirus, a rare serious fungal infection has come up which is affecting cov.....

Read More
Scientists say UK strain unlikely to aff
23 Dec, 2020

The faster-spreading coronavirus strain first detected in the UK is unlikely to make vaccines less effective as of now b.....

Read More
AstraZeneca says its vaccine should be e
23 Dec, 2020

(Reuters) - British drugmaker AstraZeneca Plc told Reuters on Tuesday its COVID-19 vaccine should be effective against t.....

Read More
New Covid-19 strain not detected in samp
23 Dec, 2020

Pune: Mutant strain of coronavirus found in the United Kingdom was not seen in the samples tested from various parts of .....

Read More
Russia will jointly produce Sputnik V va
23 Dec, 2020

NEW DELHI: Russian envoy to India Nikolay Kudashev on Monday said Moscow will jointly produce the Sputnik V vaccine for .....

Read More
Moderna expects its COVID-19 vaccine to
24 Dec, 2020

(Reuters) - Moderna Inc said on Wednesday it expects that the immunity induced by its COVID-19 vaccine would be protecti.....

Read More
Covaxin found to be safe, effective in p
24 Dec, 2020

Bharat Biotech’s indigenous vaccine Covaxin induced immunity against covid-19 through antibodies as well as T-cell.....

Read More
First indigenous vaccine against pneumon
24 Dec, 2020

NEW DELHI: The first indigenous vaccine against pneumonia, developed by Serum Institute of India (SII), is slated to be .....

Read More
Covid-19 immunity lasts at least 8 month
24 Dec, 2020

Melbourne: People who have recovered from the novel coronavirus infection have immune memory to protect against reinfect.....

Read More
COVID-19 Vaccination- BioNTech confident
24 Dec, 2020

A new strain of the COVID-19 virus which has emerged in the United Kingdom is a major concern for most nations around th.....

Read More
Indian Covid-19 vaccine Covaxin has draw
25 Dec 2020

The ICMR said: 'Encouraging phase-1 and phase-2 Covaxin trial results have paved the path for phase-3 clinical trial.....

Read More
Zydus Cadila seeks nod to start phase II
25 Dec 2020

The Phase II study of the vaccine ZyCoV-D had been conducted in over 1000 healthy adult volunteers as part of the adapti.....

Read More
Chinese Sinovac covid vaccine more tha
25 Dec 2020

A Covid-19 vaccine developed by Chinese pharmaceutical firm Sinovac Biotech was found to be more than 50% effective in a.....

Read More
Aurobindo Pharma signs pact with Covaxx
25 Dec 2020

Aurobindo Pharma Ltd and Covaxx, a US-based company, have entered into an exclusive license agreement to develop, commer.....

Read More
New strain of coronavirus detected in 8
26 Dec 2020

 The new strain of the coronavirus has been detected in eight European countries, the regional director of WHO Euro.....

Read More
CoronaVac efficacy at 50-90% in Brazilia
26 Dec 2020

 The CoronaVac COVID-19 vaccine developed by China’s Sinovac Biotech Ltd showed efficacy between 50% and 90% .....

Read More
India, get ready for Covid vaccines! M
26 Dec 2020

The dry run will include testing of cold storage and transportation arrangements for COVID-19 vaccine, management of cro.....

Read More
Antibodies target different part of co
26 Dec 2020

According to the scientists, including those from Stanford University in the US, the findings shed new light on the link.....

Read More
AstraZeneca vaccine gives 100% protectio
28 Dec, 2020

The Covid-19 vaccine developed by the British drugs group AstraZeneca and the University of Oxford has achieved a ".....

Read More
National Task Force recommends enhanced
28 Dec, 2020

Whole Genome Sequencing for 5 per cent of positive cases, more than 50 samples of UK returnees are currently under seque.....

Read More
COVID-19 - Over 20,000 new infections re
28 Dec, 2020

The number of people who have recuperated from the disease surged to 97,82,669, pushing the national recovery rate to?95.....

Read More
Co-Rakshak App- Now a safety training ap
28 Dec, 2020

Co-Rakshak is a multilingual chat-based app to build awareness about the coronavirus It is critical that these worker.....

Read More
The beginning of the end: Europe rolls o
28 Dec, 2020

Europe launched a massive vaccination drive on Sunday with pensioners and medics lining up to take the first shots to se.....

Read More
MHA issues fresh COVID-19 guidelines,
29 Dec 2020

New Delhi, Dec 28 (PTI) The Centre on Monday said there has been a continuous decline in the number of active COVID.....

Read More
UK variant linked to high viral loads,
29 Dec 2020

The following is a roundup of some of the latest scientific studies on the novel coronavirus and efforts to find treatme.....

Read More
Efficacy of Oxford jabs at 95% if give
29 Dec 2020

AstraZeneca Plc will soon release data showing that the effectiveness of its covid-19 vaccine rises to as much as 95% if.....

Read More
Serum Institute of India to make 300 m
29 Dec 2020

Adar Poonawalla, COO, SII, said they have a stockpile of 40-50 million doses already and more are being produced every w.....

Read More
Covid-19 vaccination mock drill in fou
29 Dec 2020

Covid-19 vaccination mock drill: The two-day end-to-end dry run was being carried out in Krishna district in Andhra Prad.....

Read More
COVID-19: India records 20,549 fresh cas
30 Dec, 2020

India's COVID-19 caseload rose to 1,02,44,852 with 20,549 new infections being reported in a day, while the number o.....

Read More
Regeneron COVID-19 antibody therapy show
30 Dec, 2020

(Reuters) - Regeneron Pharmaceuticals Inc said on Tuesday initial data from an ongoing study of its experimental antibod.....

Read More
Non-judicious use of therapies leads to
30 Dec, 2020

Non-judicious use of medicines and other therapies to treat covid-19 may make the virus resistant to them, which in turn.....

Read More
Health group CEPI to help fund Indian dr
30 Dec, 2020

BENGALURU: The Coalition for Epidemic Preparedness Innovations (CEPI) will help fund the production of a COVID-19 vaccin.....

Read More
New Covid-19 strain in India: 20 returne
30 Dec, 2020

Covid new strain in India: As many as 20 returnees from the United Kingdom (UK) so far have been found to be carrying th.....

Read More
COVID: India registers 21,822 new case
31 Dec 2020

 India's COVID-19 caseload increased to 1,02,66,674 with 21,822 new infections being reported in a day, while t.....

Read More
India will have Covid-19 vaccine withi
31 Dec 2020

We should get approval for the vaccine in the county within a few days. I would say days rather than weeks or months,.....

Read More
Study sheds light on explanation for lac
31 Dec, 2020

One of the physiopathological characteristics of Covid-19 that has most baffled the scientific and medical community is .....

Read More
India braces for COVID-19 vaccination dr
01 Jan, 2021

Corona Vaccines in India: The Union Health Ministry is leaving no stone unturned to make the COVID-19 vaccination proces.....

Read More
Budget 2021: Ayurvedic medication makes
01 Jan, 2021

Indian Union Budget 2021-22: The COVID-19 pandemic has resulted in an unprecedented health crisis worldwide. Researchers.....

Read More
Moderna COVID-19 vaccine shows 94 per ce
01 Jan, 2021

Results from the primary analysis of the ongoing phase 3 clinical trial of US biotechnology company Moderna’s COVI.....

Read More
WHO emergency COVID-19 vaccine listing a
01 Jan, 2021

ZURICH (Reuters) - The World Health Organization on Thursday listed Pfizer and BioNTech’s COVID-19 vaccine for eme.....

Read More
Exclusive- Drugmakers to hike prices for
01 Jan, 2021

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Drugmakers including Pfizer Inc, Sanofi SA, and GlaxoSmithKline Plc plan to raise U.S. prices on mo.....

Read More
New COVID-19 strain: Total 29 people in
02 Jan, 2021

A total of 29 people have tested positive for the new UK variant of SARS-CoV-2 in India so far, the Union Health Ministr.....

Read More
India drug regulator approves AstraZenec
02 Jan, 2021

NEW DELHI (Reuters) - India’s drug regulator on Friday approved a coronavirus vaccine developed by AstraZeneca and.....

Read More
How IIT-Bombay professors studied coughs
02 Jan, 2021

When the Covid-19 pandemic struck the world, IIT-Bombay Professor Rajneesh Bhardwaj was studying how droplets evaporated.....

Read More
Different efficacy data for Chinese COVI
02 Jan, 2021

BEIJING (Reuters) - Different efficacy results for a Chinese COVID-19 vaccine released separately in China and in United.....

Read More
India records less than 20,000 fresh COV
04 Jan, 2021

The number of fresh COVID-19 cases was recorded below 20,000 in India on Saturday, taking the country's caseload to .....

Read More
A great milestone in India scientific ca
04 Jan, 2021

Expressing delight over the approval on restricted emergency use of its COVID-19 vaccine Covaxin, Bharat Biotech on Sund.....

Read More
India approves AstraZeneca and local COV
04 Jan, 2021

NEW DELHI (Reuters) - India’s drugs regulator on Sunday approved for emergency use two coronavirus vaccines, one d.....

Read More
Pivotal moment as Britain set to roll ou
04 Jan, 2021

LONDON (Reuters) - Britain will become the first country to roll out the low cost and easily transportable AstraZeneca a.....

Read More
Brazil private clinics seek deal for Ind
04 Jan, 2021

A Brazilian association of private health clinics said Sunday it was negotiating with Indian pharmaceutical firm Bharat .....

Read More
India records 16,504 new COVID-19 cases,
05 Jan, 2021

Daily new COVID-19 cases in the country remained below 20,000 for the third consecutive day taking the virus caseload to.....

Read More
Pediatric use of COVID-19 antibody drugs
05 Jan, 2021

(Reuters) -The following is a roundup of some of the latest scientific studies on the novel coronavirus and efforts to f.....

Read More
EU drugs agency still undecided on Moder
05 Jan, 2021

AMSTERDAM (Reuters) - The European Medicines Agency (EMA) has not been able to reach a decision on the approval of Moder.....

Read More
Inovio expects to begin late-stage COVID
05 Jan, 2021

(Reuters) - Inovio Pharmaceuticals Inc expects to start a late-stage U.S. study of its experimental COVID-19 vaccine can.....

Read More
Coronavirus vaccine to cost Rs 219-292 t
05 Jan, 2021

Coronavirus vaccine developed by AstraZeneca and the University of Oxford will cost USD 3-4 per shot ( ?219-292) to the .....

Read More
COVID-19: India records lowest daily cas
06 Jan 2021

India recorded 16,375 new cases of coronavirus, the lowest in over six months,?taking the country's COVID-19 caseloa.....

Read More
Vaccine restricted use considered based
06 Jan, 2021

In a pandemic situation, restricted emergency use of vaccines is considered based on safety and immunogenicity data whil.....

Read More
Serum Institute and Bharat Biotech call
06 Jan, 2021

After publicly trading barbs over the efficacy of their respective vaccines, Serum Institute of India chief executive of.....

Read More
WHO recommends two doses of Pfizer COVID
06 Jan, 2021

GENEVA/ZURICH (Reuters) - People should get two doses of the Pfizer and BioNTech vaccine within 21-28 days, the World He.....

Read More
CureVac strikes COVID-19 vaccine allianc
07 Jan 2021

German biotech firm CureVac has agreed to an alliance with drugmaker Bayer to get global support in seeking approval for.....

Read More
Russia says Bolivia has registered Sputn
07 Jan 2021

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Bolivia has granted emergency approval for use of Russia’s Sputnik vaccine against COVID-19, Ru.....

Read More
Covid-19 in India: Big positive trends
07 Jan 2021

Covid-19 cases in India, Delhi, Mumbai, Pune, Bangalore, Chennai: Delhi, which had recorded the highest single-day coron.....

Read More
Delhi COVID-19 vaccination: Vaccine expe
07 Jan 2021

Delhi COVID-19 vaccine plan: The city government is creating a massive storage facility at the Rajiv Gandhi Super Specia.....

Read More
South Africa to get 1.5 million vaccin
08 Jan 2021

South Africa health ministry said it was working with the country's health regulator SAHPRA to ensure there were no .....

Read More
Brazilian study says Sinovac COVID-19
08 Jan 2021

Turkish officials last month said that a smaller, companion study in that country of the same vaccine candidate found an.....

Read More
National Family Health Survey V: The N
08 Jan 2021

Sizeable is seen in access to drinking water and coverage of improved sanitation facility at the household level. Rec.....

Read More
Moderna CEO Stephane Bancel says vacci
08 Jan 2021

The US biotech company received approval for its shot from the European Commission on January 6. Moderna’s COVI.....

Read More
China to provide COVID-19 vaccines fre
09 Jan 2021

Three vaccines had already been given to limited groups at high risk of infection, including medical workers, through an.....

Read More
PM Modi stated India’s Covid-19
09 Jan 2021

COVID-19 vaccine: India sees international cooperation in this field, particularly with its neighbours, as its duty, Min.....

Read More
WHO tells rich countries: stop cutting
09 Jan 2021

The head of the World Health Organization said on Friday there is a “clear problem” that low- and middle-inc.....

Read More
Protective immunity against SARS-CoV-2
09 Jan 2021

The findings, based on analyses of blood samples from 188 COVID-19 patients, suggest that responses to the novel coronav.....

Read More
Parliamentary panel on health likely t
11 Jan 2021

India will begin the first phase of vaccination against coronavirus Saturday. In order of priority, an estimated 3 crore.....

Read More
India gears up for worlds biggest vaccin
12 Jan 2021

Indian carrier Spicejet carried a large consignment of COVID-19 vaccines from the city of Pune to the capital New Delhi .....

Read More
Enemy is down but not out, cautions CCMB
12 Jan 2021

Despite experts pointing out repeatedly that masks and social distancing is the only hope, many are willing to let their.....

Read More
India's Serum to sell AstraZeneca vacc
12 Jan 2021

The pricing for Bangladesh, the world's eighth-most populous country, provides a first glimpse of what it will cost .....

Read More
COVID-19: India records 15,968 new cases
03 Jan, 2021

India's COVID-19 caseload increased to 1,04,95,147 with 15,968 infections being reported in a day, while the recover.....

Read More
Covid-19: An FAQ factsheet for Covishiel
03 Jan, 2021

New Delhi: Prior to the beginning of the nationwide vaccination drive against Covid-19 in India on January 16, the Pune-.....

Read More
Covid-19 pneumonia causes more damage th
03 Jan, 2021

Washington: Researchers from Northwestern University claims that COVID-19 pneumonia spreads like multiple wildfires, lea.....

Read More
India delivers Covid-19 shots to prepare
03 Jan, 2021

NEW DELHI/BENGALURU: Indian airlines started delivering batches of Covid-19 vaccines nationwide on Tuesday, preparing fo.....

Read More
Delays in Genetic Sequencing Slow COVID
03 Jan, 2021

The United States is very slow in collecting and analyzing genetic sequences from COVID-19 patients, putting it at a dis.....

Read More
COVID-19: India records 16,946 new cas
14 Jan, 2021

India's COVID-19 caseload increased to 1,05,12,093 with 16,946 infections being reported in a day, while recoveries .....

Read More
Bolivia signs contract with India Serum
14 Jan, 2021

LA PAZ (Reuters) - The Bolivian government said on Wednesday it had signed a contract with India’s Serum Institute.....

Read More
Exclusive: India wants Pfizer to do loca
14 Jan, 2021

NEW DELHI (Reuters) - Any vaccine maker, including Pfizer Inc that has sought emergency-use authorisation for its COVID-.....

Read More
All states have got vaccines for the fir
14 Jan, 2021

NEW DELHI: Putting rest to apprehensions that covid-19 vaccines will be supplied to selected states in the first phase o.....

Read More
Depression, stress can lower efficacy of
15 Jan, 2021

Depression, stress, loneliness and poor health can weaken the body’s immune system and lower the efficacy of covid.....

Read More
National Polio immunisation programme re
15 Jan, 2021

NEW DELHI: The National Polio immunisation programme, as part of which children in the age group of 0-5 years are admini.....

Read More
Covid-19 Vaccination in India: PMO revea
15 Jan, 2021

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will launch the pan India rollout of the COVID vaccination drive on January 16 and all prep.....

Read More
Covid-19 induced Pneumonia can cause mor
15 Jan, 2021

Pneumonia that is induced by the novel Coronavirus infection is different from the bacteria that causes pneumonia in gen.....

Read More
PM launches India's vaccination drive ag
16 Jan, 2021

New Delhi, Jan 16 (PTI) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday launched India's COVID-19 vaccination drive and ass.....

Read More
Nepal approves AstraZeneca COVID-19 vacc
16 Jan, 2021

KATHMANDU/NEW DELHI (Reuters) - Nepal on Friday granted approval for AstraZeneca’s COVISHIELD vaccine against the .....

Read More
Russian algorithm claims to detect signs
16 Jan, 2021

At the Sberbank’s Artificial Intelligence (AI) Laboratory the voice files are then converted into a spectrogram di.....

Read More
2,24,301 beneficiaries given COVID-19 va
18 Jan, 2021

A total of 2,24,301 beneficiaries have been inoculated with COVID-19 vaccine so far, out of which only 447 adverse event.....

Read More
Smokers, vegetarians at lesser risk of c
18 Jan, 2021

New Delhi: Smokers and vegetarians were found to have lower seropositivity indicating that they may be at a lesser risk .....

Read More
Bird Flu in India Latest Updates: Confir
18 Jan, 2021

The Centre on Sunday said culling of poultry birds is underway in Maharashtra and Haryana, while fresh cases of bird flu.....

Read More
Covid-19 Vaccine Update: Brazil health a
18 Jan, 2021

UK Covid-19 Vaccination Update: Brazil’s health regulator on Sunday approved the urgent use of coronavirus vaccine.....

Read More
Covid 19 Vaccination in India LIVE: Worl
19 Jan, 2021

Covid 19 Vaccination in India Day 4 Live Updates: Coronavirus vaccination in India today enters its fourth day and so fa.....

Read More
Total COVID-19 recoveries nearly 50 time
19 Jan, 2021

India’s total COVID-19 recoveries have surpassed the active caseload by more than one crore, the Union Health Mini.....

Read More
WHO hints at signs of "vaccine nationali
19 Jan, 2021

NEW DELHI: Signs of ‘vaccine nationalism’ are apparent during the covid-19 pandemic with countries attemptin.....

Read More
India, China set to lead vaccine distrib
19 Jan, 2021

Moody’s Analytics on Monday said India, along with China, would take lead in the COVID-19 vaccine distribution in .....

Read More
COVID-19: India records 10,064 new cases
20 Jan, 2021

New Delhi, Jan 19 (PTI) India reported the lowest number of daily coronavirus infections in over seven months with 10,06.....

Read More
COVID-19: Of those vaccinated, 0.18 pc w
20 Jan, 2021

Paul said the concerns about adverse effects and serious problems as of now seem to be unfounded, negligible, insignific.....

Read More
‘Once COVID-19 vaccine vial opened
20 Jan, 2021

The Delhi government has received 2.74 lakh doses of the vaccine so far from the Centre, Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal .....

Read More
Covid 19 vaccination in India LIVE: 7.86
21 Jan, 2021

Covid-19 vaccination in India update: India has so far vaccinated over 7.86 lakh frontline workers against Coronavirus a.....

Read More
Nasal COVID-19 vaccine will be easy to g
21 Jan, 2021

A nasal COVID-19 vaccine will be easy to be give to school-going children who bear a “very mild” load of the.....

Read More
India Bharat Biotech seeks emergency use
21 Jan, 2021

MANILA (Reuters) - India’s Bharat Biotech submitted on Thursday an application for the emergency use of its COVID-.....

Read More
Ukraine in talks with India on COVID-19
21 Jan, 2021

KYIV (Reuters) - Ukraine is in talks with Indian medical firm Serum Institute on supplying COVID-19 vaccines, Interfax U.....

Read More
Exclusive: India to begin commercial vac
22 Jan, 2021

NEW DELHI (Reuters) - India’s government has cleared commercial exports of COVID-19 vaccines, with the first consi.....

Read More
South Africa to pay $5.25 a dose for Ast
22 Jan, 2021

JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - South Africa will pay $5.25 per dose for 1.5 million shots of AstraZeneca’s coronavirus v.....

Read More
Covid 19 vaccine in India: Zydus Cadila
22 Jan, 2021

Covid 19 vaccine in India: In a major step towards having another Covid-19 vaccine after Serum Institute of India’.....

Read More
South African coronavirus variant may es
22 Jan, 2021

A lineage of the novel coronavirus, first reported to have emerged in South Africa, escapes neutralisation by antibodies.....

Read More
Over 12.7 lakh healthcare workers rece
23 Jan, 2021

Over 12.7 lakh healthcare workers have received COVID-19 vaccine jabs in the country till the evening of the seventh day.....

Read More
India undertaking contractual supplies
23 Jan, 2021

India is undertaking contractual supplies of coronavirus vaccines to Saudi Arabia, South Africa, Brazil, Morocco, Bangla.....

Read More
COVID-19 vaccine: Bharat Biotech success
23 Jan, 2021

Bharat Biotech has successfully administered second dose of its COVID-19 vaccine Covaxin to 13,000 volunteers as part of.....

Read More
Immune system mounts a lasting defense a
23 Jan, 2021

As the number of people who have fought off SARS-CoV-2 climbs ever higher, a critical question has grown in importance: .....

Read More
COVID-19 vaccination in India till now:
25 Jan, 2021

Over 16 lakh healthcare workers across the country have received COVID-19 vaccine jabs till the evening of the ninth day.....

Read More
Vaccinated people may still transmit COV
25 Jan, 2021

One of England’s leading medical officers on Sunday urged the public to continue to follow the strict lockdown rul.....

Read More
Immune system of recovered COVID-19 pati
25 Jan, 2021

People who recover from COVID-19 are protected against the novel coronavirus for at least six months, and likely much lo.....

Read More
Tata in talks to launch Moderna COVID-19
25 Jan, 2021

(Reuters) - Tata Group’s healthcare venture is said to have started initial discussions with Moderna Inc for a par.....

Read More
Exclusive: Saudi Arabia to get three mil
27 Jan, 2021

NEW DELHI (Reuters) - The Serum Institute of India (SII) will supply Saudi Arabia with 3 million AstraZeneca COVID-19 va.....

Read More
WHO issues new clinical advice on treati
27 Jan, 2021

The World Health Organization (WHO) issued fresh clinical advice on Tuesday for treating COVID-19 patients, including th.....

Read More
Covid-19 vaccination in India: Over 20 l
27 Jan, 2021

Over 20 lakh healthcare workers across the country have received COVID-19 vaccine jabs till Tuesday evening, as per prov.....

Read More
World on verge of defeating Covid-19 pan
27 Jan, 2021

New Delhi: The world is on verge of defeating the coronavirus pandemic by adopting preemptive, proactive and collaborati.....

Read More
Covid-19 vaccination in India: Over 23 l
28 Jan, 2021

Covid-19 vaccination in India: Over 23 lakh healthcare workers have received COVID-19 vaccine jabs in the country so far.....

Read More
Covid 19 vaccine update: Bharat Biotech
28 Jan, 2021

Bharat Biotech’s Covaxin is effective against the new variant of Covid-19 that was traced in the United Kingdom, t.....

Read More
Research Story Tip: Obesity Weakens Hear
28 Jan, 2021

For decades, physicians have known that about half of all patients with heart failure appear to have hearts that contrac.....

Read More
Dr. Reddy - India ends study of COVID-19
28 Jan, 2021

BENGALURU (Reuters) - Indian drugmaker Dr.Reddy’s Laboratories said on Wednesday it had terminated its clinical st.....

Read More
Novavax vaccine seems effective against
29 Jan, 2021

Novavax Inc said Thursday that its COVID-19 vaccine appears 89 per cent effective based on early findings from a British.....

Read More
Bharat Biotech, SII approach DCGI for us
29 Jan, 2021

ICMR chief Balram Bhargava on Thursday said COVID-19 vaccine manufacturers–Bharat Biotech and Serum Institute&ndas.....

Read More
Davos address: Many more Covid-19 vaccin
29 Jan, 2021

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday said India will soon make available many more Covid-19 vaccines, on top of the .....

Read More
Bahrain takes delivery of AstraZeneca va
29 Jan, 2021

DUBAI (Reuters) - Bahrain has received its first delivery of the Oxford-AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine produced by the Ser.....

Read More
Serum seeks regulatory nod for second Co
30 Jan, 2021

Vaccine maker Serum Institute of India (SII) has sought regulatory approval for carrying out trials in India for its sec.....

Read More
Dr Reddys eyes to launch Sputnik V vacci
30 Jan, 2021

Dr Reddys Laboratories, which is conducting Phase 3 trials of Russia’s COVID-19 vaccine Sputnik V, believes the ja.....

Read More
Vaccine Maitri Diplomacy: India fulfils
30 Jan, 2021

Over the next few days, India is planning to give more vaccines to countries across the globe. Oman will get one lakh, C.....

Read More
J&J vaccine adds to COVID-19 arm
30 Jan, 2021

(Reuters) - Johnson & Johnson said on Friday that its single-dose vaccine was 66% effective in preventing COVID-19 i.....

Read More
Messe Frankfurt India ties up with AMTZ
30 Jan, 2021

Slated from October 7-8, 2021 in Visakhapatnam, the joint effort aims to provide further impetus to indigenous manufactu.....

Read More
India fought COVID-19 pandemic much bett
01 Feb, 2021

Vardhan expressed his deep gratitude to the scientific community for their contribution in developing and testing COVID-.....

Read More
Covid-19: Serum Institute of India to la
01 Feb, 2021

Vaccine maker Serum Institute of India (SII) will be launching its second Covid-19 vaccine in June 2021. Adar Poonawalla.....

Read More
China says 16 Chinese COVID-19 vaccines
01 Feb, 2021

As the demand for the COVID-19 vaccine intensified around the world, China said that it has increased the number of vacc.....

Read More
Here is how the novel coronavirus damage
01 Feb, 2021

Boston: Following months of interdisciplinary research assessing tens of thousands of lung cells infected with the novel.....

Read More
Union Budget 2021: PM Atmanirbhar Swasth
02 Feb, 2021

Union Budget 2021 India: Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman while announcing the Union budget has announced a new healt.....

Read More
UK Covid-19 variant present in 82 countr
02 Feb, 2021

Geneva: The UK COVID-19 variant has now spread to 82 countries and the South African strain to nearly 40, Maria Van Kerk.....

Read More
Gastrointestinal surgery can be a cure f
02 Feb, 2021

The results of a randomised clinical trial with the longest follow up to date show that metabolic surgery is more effect.....

Read More
No data generated with Covishield, Covax
03 Feb, 2021

To a question on whether the Covishield and Covaxin are able to provide protection from the new coronavirus variant that.....

Read More
Fifth Sero Survey: More than 56% people
03 Feb, 2021

The fifth round of Sero Survey’s findings shows 56% of Delhi’s population have formed antibodies against Cov.....

Read More
Covid-19 vaccine India update: PM-CARES
03 Feb, 2021

With the Budget for the current fiscal, which was presented before the onset of the pandemic, making no separate allocat.....

Read More
Coronavirus vaccination India update: Ov
03 Feb, 2021

Two states, Gujarat and West Bengal, initiated vaccination of frontline workers on Tuesday and 19,902 frontline workers .....

Read More
New TB treatment to cut pill intake by t
04 Feb, 2021

JOHANNESBURG : A new tuberculosis treatment that slashes costs and the pill burden for patients will be rolled out in fi.....

Read More
Russia Sputnik V vaccine to seek India a
04 Feb, 2021

NEW DELHI (Reuters) - India’s Dr. Reddy’s Laboratories Ltd will seek emergency-use authorisation for Russia&.....

Read More
WHO-led COVAX vaccine scheme agrees new
04 Feb, 2021

GENEVA/LONDON (Reuters) - India’s Serum Institute will supply 1.1 billion doses of COVID-19 vaccines developed by .....

Read More
India fastest country to reach 4 million
04 Feb, 2021

Five states and UTs account for 66.36 per cent of these. Maharashtra reported maximum casualties with 30 new fatalities......

Read More
Coronavirus vaccination drive: 7,365 peo
04 Feb, 2021

Coronavirus vaccination drive: As many as 6,377 health care workers got Covishield jabs at 150 centres of the Delhi gove.....

Read More
Sero survey: A fifth of Indians infected
05 Feb, 2021

A little over a fifth of India’s population is infected with Covid-19, the latest sero survey released by ICMR rev.....

Read More
India sent 56 lakh COVID-19 vaccine dose
05 Feb, 2021

India provided 56 lakh doses of coronavirus vaccines under grants assistance to a number of countries while 100 lakh dos.....

Read More
India’s COVID positivity rate dips
05 Feb, 2021

India’s cumulative COVID-19 positivity rate has declined to 5.42 per cent while the weekly positivity rate (last w.....

Read More
Pfizer drops India vaccine application a
06 Feb, 2021

NEW DELHI (Reuters) - Pfizer Inc said on Friday it had withdrawn an application for emergency-use authorisation of its C.....

Read More
COVID-19 in Delhi: 154 fresh cases, two
06 Feb, 2021

Delhi recorded 154 fresh COVID-19 cases on Friday, while the death toll rose to 10,873 with two new fatalities. The f.....

Read More
COVID-19: India now 3rd topmost country
08 Feb, 2021

New Delhi, Feb 7 (PTI) India has become the third topmost country in the world in terms of the number of COVID-19 vaccin.....

Read More
Climate change may have driven the emerg
08 Feb, 2021

Global greenhouse gas emissions over the last century have made southern China a hotspot for bat-borne coronaviruses, by.....

Read More
AI tools can predict mortality from Covi
08 Feb, 2021

Artificial intelligence tools can make a 90% accurate prediction of whether a person will die from coronavirus or not, r.....

Read More
AstraZeneca vaccine being tweaked to fig
08 Feb, 2021

Developers of the Oxford-AstraZeneca vaccine expect to have a modified jab to cope with the South Africa coronavirus var.....

Read More
More than 58 lakh healthcare, frontline
08 Feb, 2021

The number of healthcare and frontline workers vaccinated against coronavirus crossed the 58 lakh-mark on the twenty thi.....

Read More
India records 11,831 new COVID-19 cases,
09 Feb, 2021

India’s tally of COVID-19 cases rose to 1,08,38,194, with 11,831 new infections being reported in a day, while the.....

Read More
Why Oxford Astrazeneca Covid-19 vaccine
09 Feb, 2021

Oxford-AstraZeneca COVID-19 Vaccine: As coronavirus vaccination programmes have begun in many countries across the world.....

Read More
India achieves 60 lakh COVID-19 vaccinat
09 Feb, 2021

The total number of people who have received anti-coronavirus vaccine shots till Monday evening has crossed 60 lakh, the.....

Read More
Expert panel to submit report soon on pr
10 Feb, 2021

An expert committee set up to develop the criteria for identifying significant comorbidities present in a person, which .....

Read More
WHO RECOGNISES CONCERNING NEWS OF COVID-
10 Feb, 2021

The head of the World Health Organization said Monday the emergence of new COVID-19 variants has raised questions about .....

Read More
WHO wraps up politically-sensitive China
10 Feb, 2021

A much-anticipated inquiry into the origins of the coronavirus pandemic wrapped up its mission in China on Tuesday with .....

Read More
Overall COVID-19 seropositivity among he
10 Feb, 2021

The overall COVID-19 seropositivity among healthcare workers is assessed to be 25.7 per cent as per the third seropreval.....

Read More
Govt places orders for 1.45 cr doses of
10 Feb, 2021

The government has placed orders for 1 crore additional doses of Covishield from Serum Institute of India and 45 lakh mo.....

Read More
Covid-19 vaccine India: 68.26 lakh healt
11 Feb, 2021

The number of healthcare and frontline workers vaccinated against COVID-19 reached 68.26 lakh on Wednesday, the 26th day.....

Read More
Coronavirus treatment: Israeli scientist
11 Feb, 2021

While vaccination drives pick up pace, newer hope for fighting COVID and fastening recovery timelines has emerged in the.....

Read More
COVID-19 in India: Less than 5,000 activ
11 Feb, 2021

Active COVID-19 cases in the country have dropped to 1.41 lakh comprising just 1.30 per cent of the total infections, wh.....

Read More
Two masks, snug fit reduces COVID-19 spr
11 Feb, 2021

The U.S. Centers of Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) in January conducted experiments to see how well wearing a clot.....

Read More
Wockhardt COVID-19 vaccines supply deal
11 Feb, 2021

Drug firm Wockhardt on Wednesday said it has been awarded a six-month extension of its agreement with the UK government .....

Read More
Fully vaccinated people will no longer b
12 Feb, 2021

The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) said on Wednesday people who have been given full doses of the.....

Read More
Britain’s Kent coronavirus variant
12 Feb, 2021

The coronavirus variant first found in the British region of Kent is a concern because it could undermine the protection.....

Read More
Vaccine Maitri Diplomacy: India gives su
12 Feb, 2021

Keeping in line with Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s commitment that the country’s vaccine production capacit.....

Read More
Covid-19 vaccine: Over 73.30 lakh health
12 Feb, 2021

The number of healthcare and frontline workers vaccinated against COVID-19 reached 74.30 lakh on Thursday, the 27th day .....

Read More
Covishield vaccine being procured by gov
13 Feb, 2021

The Oxford-AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine Covishield, manufactured by the Serum Institute of India, is being procured by t.....

Read More
Covid virus could have come through froz
13 Feb, 2021

The SARS-CoV-2 virus that causes covid-19 could have come through the food chain, as frozen products can provide a surfa.....

Read More
Indias Biological E aims to produce 60 c
13 Feb, 2021

Hyderabad-based Biological E is looking at contract-manufacturing 60 crore doses of Johnson & Johnson covid vaccine .....

Read More
Covid-19: India’s daily case count
15 Feb, 2021

Last Friday, the number of new Covid-19 infections dipped below 10,000 for the fourth time in the past month. While infe.....

Read More
Covid-19: Virus may never go away but co
15 Feb, 2021

What if COVID-19 never goes away? Experts say it’s likely that some version of the disease will linger for years. .....

Read More
Gamechanger drug for treating obesity cu
15 Feb, 2021

One third (35%) of people who took a new drug for treating obesity lost more than one-fifth (greater than or equal to 20.....

Read More
WHO authorises AstraZeneca’s COVID
16 Feb, 2021

The World Health Organisation has granted an emergency authorization to AstraZeneca’s coronavirus vaccine, a move .....

Read More
Serum will fly out Covishield to Canada
16 Feb, 2021

Vaccine maker Serum Institute of India (SII) on Monday said it will send COVID-19 vaccine developed by AstraZeneca and O.....

Read More
Covid-19 vaccine: SII to supply 20 milli
17 Feb, 2021

Serum Institute of India (SII) has received approval from the World Health Organization (WHO) to supply the AstraZeneca-.....

Read More
Govt confirms presence of South African,
17 Feb, 2021

After the UK variants, the Narendra Modi government on Tuesday confirmed that two other variants – South African a.....

Read More
Covid-19: ICMR testing efficacy of vacci
17 Feb, 2021

The ICMR is making efforts to test the efficacy of the vaccine against the South African and Brazilian strains of the Co.....

Read More
Only 0.0004% required hospitalisation ag
17 Feb, 2021

The cumulative number of healthcare and frontline workers vaccinated against COVID19 has crossed 85 lakhs today. 85,16,7.....

Read More
When will Covid 19 vaccine become availa
18 Feb, 2021

Covid-19 vaccines are likely to be available by the “year-end or before that” in the open markets, Director .....

Read More
90 lakh COVID-19 vaccine doses administe
18 Feb, 2021

Union minister Harsh Vardhan on Wednesday said 90 lakh doses of coronavirus vaccines have been administered in the count.....

Read More
Gene variant inherited from Neanderthals
18 Feb, 2021

Half of all people outside Africa carry a gene variant inherited from Neanderthals that reduces the risk of needing inte.....

Read More
Autopsies May Explain Brain Fog From COV
18 Feb, 2021

WEDNESDAY, Feb. 17, 2021 (HealthDay News) -- One of the least understood effects of COVID-19 infection is "brain fo.....

Read More
India stands on threshold of vaccinating
19 Feb, 2021

India stands on the threshold of vaccinating each and every Indian against COVID-19, Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan.....

Read More
WHO says more than 11,000 Ebola vaccines
19 Feb, 2021

The World Health Organization says it will be sending more than 11,000 Ebola vaccinations to the West African nation of .....

Read More
India to gift 2,00,000 doses of coronavi
19 Feb, 2021

India on Wednesday announced that it will gift 2,00,000 doses of coronavirus vaccine to United Nations peacekeepers. Ext.....

Read More
Mutation in spike protein makes coronavi
19 Feb, 2021

New York: The D614G mutation in the spike protein of the novel coronavirus renders it up to eight times more infectious .....

Read More
From February 5-18, COVID positivity rat
20 Feb, 2021

The COVID-19 positivity rate was recorded at zero per cent on Thursday in North East district while the highest percenta.....

Read More
COVID-19 in Delhi: 158 new cases, one de
20 Feb, 2021

Delhi recorded 158 fresh COVID-19 cases and one fatality on Friday, even as the positivity rate stood at 0.26 per cent, .....

Read More
Novavax to provide 1.1 billion COVID-19
20 Feb, 2021

Novavax on Friday has agreed to supply 1.1 billion doses of its experimental coronavirus vaccine in nearly 200 low and m.....

Read More
WHO asks countries to expedite genomic s
20 Feb, 2021

New Delhi:Given the pandemic resurgence fears on account of new mutant coronavirus strains, WHO has asked all countries .....

Read More
Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine trial f
20 Feb, 2021

Drugmaker Pfizer and its German partner BioNTech are due to start trials for their messenger RNA COVID-19 vaccine in 4,0.....

Read More
Upsurge in daily new COVID-19 cases in K
22 Feb, 2021

New Delhi, Feb 20 (PTI) Kerala, Maharashtra, Punjab, Chhattisgarh and Madhya Pradesh have recorded an "upsurge".....

Read More
Covishield: Asked to prioritise for Indi
22 Feb, 2021

The Indian government has directed vaccine maker, Serum Institute of India (SII) to prioritise for meeting the Covid-19 .....

Read More
Herd immunity difficult to achieve: AIIM
22 Feb, 2021

Herd immunity is “very difficult” to achieve and one should not think of it in “practical terms”.....

Read More
Need to increase pace of COVID-19 vaccin
22 Feb, 2021

The Union Health Ministry has written to all states and UTs highlighting the need to significantly enhance the pace of C.....

Read More
Breathing a new life: India should try b
22 Feb, 2021

Quality of care is directly proportional to the quality of devices used for dispensing care in tandem with skill sets an.....

Read More
Worlds Pharmacy India! Bolivia airlifts
13 Feb, 2021

Last week, India once again dispatched 15 tonnes of five different medicines to combat COVID-19 pandemic to South Americ.....

Read More
Kochi firm PNB Vesper Life completes pha
23 Feb, 2021

The city-based PNB Vesper Life Sciences has successfully completed phase 2 clinical trials of PNB-001 (GPP-Baladol), its.....

Read More
WHO inks pact with ESIS for no-fault com
23 Feb, 2021

The World Health Organization (WHO) and US-based risk management services provider ESIS Inc signed an agreement on behal.....

Read More
Covid surge in Maharashtra and Kerala: R
24 Feb, 2021

While 187 cases of the UK strain, six of the South African (SA) and one of the Brazilian one — all contain the E48.....

Read More
COVID-19: SARS-CoV-2 mutant strains &nda
24 Feb, 2021

There is no direct relation between the recent surge in COVID-19 cases in Maharashtra and some other states, and the mut.....

Read More
MTaI urges govt. to include med device w
24 Feb, 2021

Medical Technology Association of India (MTaI) has urged to the Government to include MedTech sector workforce in the ta.....

Read More
Bharat Biotech to provide efficacy data
24 Feb, 2021

Efficacy data of Bharat Biotech’s Covid-19 vaccine, Covaxin that is being administered to front-line workers curre.....

Read More
India warns of worsening COVID-19 situat
25 Feb, 2021

NEW DELHI (Reuters) - India announced an expansion of its COVID-19 vaccination programme on Wednesday but warned that br.....

Read More
Covid Zero A Fantasy, Acceptable Risk A
25 Feb, 2021

en years ago, a deadly infectious disease killed more than 36,000 Americans. The next year, it killed another 12,000. Ov.....

Read More
Covid-19 Variants: EU to launch an incub
25 Feb, 2021

The EU will launch a programme to study COVID-19 variants and produce "second generation" vaccines against fut.....

Read More
Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine works well in bi
25 Feb, 2021

A real-world test of Pfizer’s COVID-19 vaccine in more than half a million people confirms that it’s very ef.....

Read More
India dispatches first batch of six lakh
25 Feb, 2021

India on Wednesday dispatched the first batch of six lakh COVID-19 vaccine doses to the African country of Ghana under t.....

Read More
Hope other countries follow your example
27 Feb, 2021

WHO chief Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus has lauded Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s commitment for supporting vaccine e.....

Read More
National Medical Commission will bring g
27 Feb, 2021

The government is transforming the entire medical education and healthcare sector in the country and as part of the init.....

Read More
Hope other countries follow your example
27 Feb, 2021

WHO chief Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus has lauded Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s commitment for supporting vaccine e.....

Read More
US advisers endorse single-shot COVID-19
27 Feb, 2021

US advisers endorse single-shot COVID-19 vaccine from J&J By: Associated Press | Updated: Feb 27, 2021 9:49 AM U.....

Read More
Study finds vitamin B6 may help keep Cov
27 Feb, 2021

HIROSHIMA : A recent study led by food scientist Thanutchaporn Kumrungsee can be the first step in showing vitamin B6.....

Read More
India COVID-19 cases surpass 1.11 crore,
01 March, 2021

India’s COVID-19 tally surpassed 1.11 crore on Monday with 15,510 new infections, while the active cases registere.....

Read More
PM Modi takes Covaxin shot at AIIMS as p
01 March, 2021

Prime Minister Narendra Modi took the Bharat Biotech’s Covaxin shot at the AIIMS, Delhi as the second phase of the.....

Read More
J & J COVID-19 Vaccine Wins Backing of F
01 March, 2021

Feb. 26, 2021 -- A panel of federal advisers on Friday lent their support to authorization for Janssen/Johnson & Joh.....

Read More
Rheumatoid Arthritis Meds May Help Fight
01 March 2021

FRIDAY, Feb. 26, 2021 (HealthDay News) -- Rheumatoid arthritis drugs may save lives of patients hospitalized with severe.....

Read More
Chinese hackers target Indian vaccine ma
02 March, 2021

NEW DELHI (Reuters) - A Chinese state-backed hacking group has in recent weeks targeted the IT systems of two Indian vac.....

Read More
Bharat Biotech hails PM for taking COVID
02 March, 2021

The personal example set by Prime Minister Narendra Modi in taking the first dose of COVID-19 vaccine would give a huge .....

Read More
Over 10 lakh citizens registered themsel
02 March, 2021

Over one million citizens have registered themselves on the Co-WIN portal till 1 pm on Monday, the Union Health Ministry.....

Read More
Unrealistic and premature to think Covid
02 March, 2021

A senior World Health Organization official said Monday it was ‘premature’ and ‘unrealistic’ to .....

Read More
2nd phase of COVID vaccination drive beg
02 March 2021

The COVID-19 vaccination drive for people above 60 years and those aged 45 and above with comorbidities began in Delhi o.....

Read More
Covid-19: Vaccine manufacturers to meet
03 March, 2021

Top executives of vaccine manufacturers, including Serum Institute (SII) and Bharat Biotech, will meet Prime Minister Na.....

Read More
Covid-19 vaccination drive India update:
03 March, 2021

Covid-19 vaccination drive India update: The Union government on Tuesday urged states and Union Territories (UTs) to uti.....

Read More
Indias manufacturing base is playing a c
03 March, 2021

On Tuesday, the governments of Côte d’Ivoire and Ghana started COVID-19 vaccination campaigns which are focu.....

Read More
1 in 4 people in the world will have som
04 March, 2021

The World Health Organization has warned that one in four people in the world – nearly 2.5 billion people – .....

Read More
Covid-19 inoculation drive India update:
04 March, 2021

The government on Wednesday permitted round-the-clock COVID-19 vaccination as part of efforts to speed-up the immunisati.....

Read More
As second phase of vaccination gains mom
04 March, 2021

Coronavirus immunisation drive: With the next phase of COVID-19 vaccination having commenced earlier this week for a who.....

Read More
Clinical trials underway to test jab eff
04 March, 2021

Clinical trials are now underway to test the safety and efficacy of covid-19 vaccines for children, the Union health min.....

Read More
Researchers identify cause and potential
04 March, 2021

Australian researchers at QIMR Berghofer Medical Research Institute have discovered some of the ways Covid-19 damages th.....

Read More
Indian scientists reveal new mutations,
05 March, 2021

A studyfrom the Indian Institute of Science (IISc) has identified multiple mutations and unique proteins in isolates of .....

Read More
COVID-19: India records 16,838 fresh cas
05 March, 2021

India’s COVID-19 tally has climbed to 1,11,73,761 with 16,838 fresh cases reported in a day, while the number of p.....

Read More
Doses of AstraZeneca covid-19 vaccine pi
05 March, 2021

Europe’s reluctance to distribute millions of doses of AstraZeneca PLC’s Covid-19 vaccine is coming under pr.....

Read More
Nearly 14 lakh inoculated against COVID-
06 March, 2021

Nearly 14 lakh people were inoculated against COVID-19 on March 4, the highest in a day so far, taking the total number .....

Read More
HC asks Delhi govt to comply with order
06 March, 2021

The Delhi High Court Friday said it expects that the AAP government will put things in order and comply with a judicial .....

Read More
World no closer to answer on Covid origi
06 March, 2021

SHANGHAI : Despite a high-profile visit to China by a team of international experts in January, the world is no closer t.....

Read More
US export curbs can limit COVID-19 vacci
06 March, 2021

The production of coronavirus vaccines and scaling up global availability could be seriously limited due to ban on expor.....

Read More
People who have undergone sinus surgery
08 March, 2021

Washington: People who have had major sinus surgery should consult their ENT (ear, nose, throat) doctor before undergoin.....

Read More
COVID-19 vaccine rollout India’s g
08 March, 2021

The rollout of the COVID-19 vaccines by India in collaboration with leading global institutions has “rescued the w.....

Read More
Coronavirus nearing endemic phase in Del
08 March, 2021

Delhi Health Minister Satyendar Jain on Sunday said coronavirus was nearing an “endemic” phase in the nation.....

Read More
COVID-19: India records 18,599 new cases
08 March, 2021

New cases of coronavirus infection in India were recorded above 18,000 for the third consecutive day taking the total ta.....

Read More
IMF’s Gita Gopinath praises India
09 March, 2021

India has been at the forefront in fighting the coronavirus pandemic and “really stands out” in terms of its.....

Read More
Pfizer/BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine neutral
09 March, 2021

The COVID-19 vaccine from Pfizer Inc and BioNTech SE was able to neutralize a new variant of the coronavirus spreading r.....

Read More
Study of coronavirus variants predicts v
09 March, 2021

A new study of the U.K. and South Africa variants of SARS-CoV-2 predicts that current vaccines and certain monoclonal an.....

Read More
Delhi Budget could make provision for fr
09 March, 2021

Delhi Budget 2021-22: The Delhi government is likely to present its state budget on Tuesday. Ahead of that, a report in .....

Read More
India records 17,921 new COVID-19 cases,
10 March, 2021

India’s COVID-19 tally rose to 1,12,62,707 with 17,921 fresh cases being reported in a day, while the recoveries s.....

Read More
Coronavirus vaccine: 81.59 lakh healthca
10 March, 2021

A total of 81.59 lakh healthcare workers and 1.01 crore frontline workers were registered on Co-WIN portal for anti-coro.....

Read More
Covid-19 vaccine update: Precisa Medicam
10 March, 2021

Covid-19 vaccine update: Brazilian company Precisa Medicamentos has applied for emergency authorization to use the Bhara.....

Read More
Spike in Covid-19 cases may be related t
10 March, 2021

Researchers have reported an association between SARS-CoV-2 infection and airborne pollen concentrations. The global spr.....

Read More
UN chief Antonio Guterres blasts vaccine
12 March, 2021

The United Nations chief criticised the “many examples of vaccine nationalism and vaccine hoarding” as well .....

Read More
Acceleration in delivering COVID-19 vacc
12 March, 2021

The Centre on Thursday said the acceleration in delivering COVID-19 vaccine shots has been achieved in collaboration wit.....

Read More
Covid-19 vaccine in India update: Covaxi
12 March, 2021

The Centre on Thursday said Bharat Biotech’s indigenously developed Covaxin is out of the “clinical trial mo.....

Read More
Arthritis drug Tocilizumab may improve s
12 March, 2021

A tried-and-tested drug used to treat arthritis, an inflammatory condition, also increases the survival outcomes of pati.....

Read More
US to provide financial assistance to In
13 March, 2021

The US will provide financial assistance to support Indian drug-maker Biological E’s effort to produce at least 1 .....

Read More
Current situation right time for Ayurved
13 March, 2021

Noting that people are realising the benefits of Ayurveda and its role in boosting immunity, Prime Minister Narendra Mod.....

Read More
Pfizer, Moderna vaccines may greatly red
13 March, 2021

Patients without COVID-19 symptoms are far less likely to test positive, and unknowingly spread COVID-19 ten days after .....

Read More
Ireland suspends AstraZeneca vaccine ami
15 March, 2021

Irish health officials on Sunday recommended the temporary suspension of the AstraZeneca vaccine after reports of seriou.....

Read More
India treading on vaccine diplomacy 58 m
15 March, 2021

India treading on vaccine diplomacy! 58 million doses to 71 countries bolsters Quad vaccine initiative By: FE Online .....

Read More
Covishield side-effects: India to review
15 March, 2021

The central government decided to conduct a deeper review of post-vaccination side-effects from the Oxford-AstraZeneca c.....

Read More
Major European nations suspend use of As
16 March, 2021

Germany, France, Italy and Spain became the latest countries Monday to suspend use of AstraZeneca’s COVID-19 vacci.....

Read More
PM Modi to interact with chief ministers
16 March, 2021

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will interact with chief ministers on the COVID-19 situation and the ongoing vaccination dr.....

Read More
Better covid vaccines are coming, WHO&rs
16 March, 2021

New Covid-19 vaccines, including ones that don’t require needles and can be stored at room temperature, may be rea.....

Read More
Coronavirus Lockdown 2021 Live News: Sec
17 March, 2021

Coronavirus Lockdown 2021 in India Live Updates: From Bhopal to Surat, from Pune to Hyderabad, Covid lockdowns, night cu.....

Read More
Maharashtra at beginning of second COVID
17 March, 2021

A central team has warned that Maharashtra is at the “beginning” of a second COVID-19 wave prompting the Uni.....

Read More
Govt places new purchase order with SII
17 March, 2021

The Centre has placed a new purchase order with the Serum Institute of India (SII) for the supply of 10 crore doses of t.....

Read More
AstraZeneca vaccine: EU regulator firmly
17 March, 2021

The EU's medicines regulator has said it remains "firmly convinced" that the benefits of the Oxford-AstraZ.....

Read More
Centre says COVID vaccine wastage in Ind
18 March, 2021

The average of COVID-19 vaccine wastage in India is 6.5 per cent, with Telangana and Andhra Pradesh recording 17.6 and 1.....

Read More
Cumulative number of COVID vaccine doses
18 March, 2021

The cumulative number of COVID-19 vaccine doses administered in the country has crossed 3.64 crore, the Union Health Min.....

Read More
WHO vaccine expert calls blood clots ver
18 March, 2021

GENEVA : A top World Health Organisation expert on vaccines says people should feel reassured that even if health author.....

Read More
Covid may become seasonal, UN says
18 March, 2021

Covid-19 appears likely to develop into a seasonal disease, the United Nations said Thursday, cautioning though against .....

Read More
Plea on Covid vaccination: SC stays suo
19 March, 2021

The Supreme Court on Thursday stayed the suo motu proceedings initiated by the Delhi High Court that posed various quest.....

Read More
Over 3.89 cr COVID-19 vaccine doses admi
19 March, 2021

The total number of COVID-19 vaccine doses administered in the country has crossed 3.89 crore with 17,83,303 of them bei.....

Read More
Ultrasound has potential to damage novel
19 March, 2021

Coronaviruses, including SARS-CoV-2, may be vulnerable to ultrasound vibrations, within the frequencies used in medical .....

Read More
First known case of an infant with antib
19 March, 2021

New York: Pediatricians have reported the first known case of a woman, who was given the first dose of the COVID-19 vacc.....

Read More
6 crore COVID-19 vaccine doses sent to 7
22 March, 2021

More than 6 crore doses of COVID-19 vaccine have been sent to 76 nations, while 4.5 crore doses have been administered t.....

Read More
COVID-19 vaccination timings for unregis
22 March, 2021

Unregistered but eligible people in Delhi will be able to take COVID-19 vaccine jabs between 3 pm and 9 pm, Health Minis.....

Read More
Serum Institute to delay further vaccine
22 March, 2021

NEW DELHI : The Serum Institute of India (SII) has told Brazil, Saudi Arabia and Morocco that further supplies of t.....

Read More
Novel coronavirus circulated undetected
22 March, 2021

Using molecular dating tools and epidemiological simulations, researchers at University of California San Diego School o.....

Read More
Coronavirus Lockdown 2021 Live Updates:
23 March, 2021

Lockdown news today Coronavirus Lockdown 2021 Live News: India is experiencing not only a forceful second wave of the co.....

Read More
Global coronavirus deaths rise for first
23 March, 2021

A top World Health Organisation expert on the coronavirus pandemic said the weekly global count of deaths from COVID-19 .....

Read More
Over 4.72 crore coronavirus vaccine dose
23 March, 2021

The cumulative number of COVID-19 vaccine doses administered in the country has crossed 4.72 crore with 19,65,635 doses .....

Read More
Nasal spray to fight covid: Two countrie
23 March, 2021

Israel and New Zealand have given interim approval for the sale of biotech firm SaNOtize Research and Development's .....

Read More
Covid-19 second wave - Delhi reports ove
24 March, 2021

Delhi reported 1,101 COVID-19 cases on Tuesday, highest in over three months, while four people succumbed to the virus, .....

Read More
Covid-19 vaccine update: SII seeks Govt
24 March, 2021

The world’s largest vaccine manufacturer by volume, Serum Institute of India, has sought permission from the Centr.....

Read More
China Sinovac claims its covid vaccine C
24 March, 2021

BEIJING : Sinovac said on Monday that its COVID-19 vaccine CoronaVac is safe and effective in children ages 3-17. The.....

Read More
IISER, UNMC scientists explore Rapamycin
24 March, 2021

Researchers at the Indian Institute of Science Education and Research (IISER) Bhopal and the University of Nebraska Medi.....

Read More
India wont expand export of corona vacci
25 March, 2021

India will focus on meeting the domestic demand for coronavirus vaccines in view of a spike in COVID-19 infections in se.....

Read More
Covid-19: Rate of increase in coronaviru
25 March, 2021

The rate of increase in coronavirus cases in Maharashtra between February 14 and March 23 was three times that recorded .....

Read More
Covid-19: Delhi reports 1,254 new cases,
25 March, 2021

Delhi reported 1,254 coronavirus cases on Wednesday, the highest in over three months, while six more people succumbed t.....

Read More
Trial for second SII Covid vaccine begin
27 March, 2021

The clinical trial for the second Covid-19 vaccine being manufactured by Serum Institute of India (SII), developed by US.....

Read More
Is Covid-19 second wave in India due to
27 March, 2021

Not the new variants, but people stopping to adhere to Covid appropriate behaviour is the reason for the surge of cases .....

Read More
Govt planning to bring more population g
27 March, 2021

The Centre is planning to widen the scope of the COVID-19 immunisation drive by bringing more population groups under it.....

Read More
Combination of AI with X-rays offer fast
27 March, 2021

Brazil: During a recent study, a team of researchers in Brazil through various machine learning methods taught a compute.....

Read More
AstraZeneca vaccine shows 76% efficacy
27 March, 2021

AstraZeneca Plc on Thursday said results from phase-3 trials of its coronavirus vaccine show a 76% efficacy, marginally .....

Read More
Bharat Biotech ropes in its related firm
30 March, 2021

Bharat Biotech International, the company that in collaboration with select government organisations developed Covaxin, .....

Read More
WHO report says animals likely source of
30 March, 2021

A joint WHO-China study on the origins of COVID-19 says that transmission of the virus from bats to humans through anoth.....

Read More
Coronavirus variants from Brazil, South
30 March, 2021

Variant forms of the novel coronavirus which were first reported in South Africa and Brazil are less efficiently inhibit.....

Read More
Coronavirus in India Live Updates: India
31 March, 2021

2021 Coronavirus Cases in India Live Updates: As India prepares to go for the third phase of the Covid vaccination drive.....

Read More
Covid-19: Maharashtra reports countrys h
31 March, 2021

Maharashtra has reported the highest positivity rate of 23.44% in the country in the last one week. The average positivi.....

Read More
Healthcare sector expected to reach USD
31 March, 2021

Healthcare has become one of the largest sectors of the Indian economy and is expected to reach USD 372 billion in 2022,.....

Read More
Over 6.24 crore coronavirus vaccine dose
31 March, 2021

New Delhi: The number of COVID-19 vaccine doses administered in the country has crossed 6.24 crore with 12,94,979 jabs b.....

Read More
COVID-19 situation under control in Indi
31 March, 2021

Amid rising number of coronavirus cases in the country, Union health minister Harsh Vardhan on Tuesday assured, "Th.....

Read More
Pfizer says its COVID-19 vaccine protect
01 April 2021

One key question is the dosage: Pfizer gave the 12-and-older participants the same dose adults receive, while testing di.....

Read More
Vaccine Maitri: Fiji receives 100,000 do
01 April 2021

A consignment of around 100,000 doses of Made in India COVISHIELD (AstraZeneca) vaccines reach Nadi International Airpor.....

Read More
Those discharged from hospital after Cov
01 April 2021

People discharged from hospital after Covid-19 appear to have increased rates of organ damage ("multiorgan dysfunct.....

Read More
220 ICU beds to be added in 33 private h
01 April 2021

Delhi Health Minister Satyendar Jain on Wednesday said the city government has issued orders to add 220 more ICU beds fo.....

Read More
Covid-19 waves will recur, treatment opt
03 April 2021

Since “we have to live with Covid-19”, research for developing more treatment options for infected people sh.....

Read More
3rd phase of Covid 19 vaccination: Over
03 April 2021

Over 52,000 beneficiaries received shots on the second day of the third phase of the COVID-19 vaccination drive which wi.....

Read More
COVID-19 second wave in India may peak b
03 April 2021

NEW DELHI : Scientists have predicted using a mathematical model that the ongoing second-wave of COVID-19 pandemic acros.....

Read More
L452R mutant of coronavirus causing conc
05 April 2021

Pune: Lockdown helps in containing the spread of coronavirus, but affects the economy adversely and hence there is a nee.....

Read More
Sputnik V vaccine: Russia says Panacea B
06 April 2021

The Russian Direct Investment Fund (RDIF, Russia's sovereign wealth fund), and Panacea Biotec today announced to pro.....

Read More
Coronavirus India Live News: India repor
06 April 2021

Coronavirus Covid-19 second wave in India: The Covid-19 situation in India has turned grim with the country’s dail.....

Read More
Zydus Cadila seeks DCGI nod for use of h
06 April 2021

Drug firm Zydus Cadila on Monday said it has sought approval from the domestic drug regulator Drugs Controller General o.....

Read More
Vaccination at workplace allowed from Ap
08 April 2021

The ministry of health and family welfare on Wednesday permitted vaccination at both government and private workplaces f.....

Read More
Karnataka working to develop health infr
8 April 2021

Karnataka Health Minister Dr K Sudhakar on Wednesday said the state is working with a vision to develop basic health inf.....

Read More
Indonesia turns to China for more vaccin
9 April 2021

Indonesia is in talks with China to secure as many as 100 million COVID-19 vaccine doses to plug a gap in deliveries aft.....

Read More
Serum Institute of India refunds South A
9 April 2021

  The Serum Institute of India has fully refunded South Africa for the 500,000 doses of the COVID-19 vaccine, wh.....

Read More
AstraZeneca Covid vaccine: Philippines t
9 April 2021

MANILA (PHILIPPINES) : Philippine health officials have decided to temporarily suspend the use of the AstraZeneca Covid-.....

Read More
Single-shot COVID-19 vaccine trial likel
10 April 2021

Johnson & Johnson is in touch with the central government to start clinical trial of its much awaited single-dose CO.....

Read More
As Covid cases rise, Zydus to scale up R
10 April 2021

Following the surge in cases of Covid-19, pharma major Cadila Healthcare (Zydus Cadila) is scaling up production capacit.....

Read More
More sunlight linked with lower COVID-19
10 April 2021

Increased exposure to the sun’s rays — specifically UVA — is associated with fewer deaths from COVID-1.....

Read More
No fresh COVID-19 case reported in 149 d
10 April 2021

No fresh COVID-19 case has been reported in 149 districts in a week, while eight have not registered any new infection i.....

Read More
Govt prohibits exports of remdesivir til
12 April 2021

In view of increased demand for remdesivir due to a surge in COVID-19 cases, the Centre on Sunday said the export of the.....

Read More
COVID-19 surge: Mutant strains, sluggish
12 April 2021

New Delhi: Why areIndia'sCOVID-19 cases flaring up so sharply? There are no clear answers but top scientists say the.....

Read More
Tweaked COVID vaccines in testing aim to
13 April 2021

Dozens of Americans are rolling up their sleeves for a third dose of COVID-19 vaccine — this time, shots tweaked t.....

Read More
DCGI authorises Sputnik V vaccine
13 April 2021

NEW DELHI: The Drugs Controller General of India V.G. Somani late on Monday gave emergency use license to Covid-19 vacci.....

Read More
Vaccinated people better protected again
13 April 2021

NEW DELHI : COVID-19 vaccines protect against serious illness but transmissibility can still continue and inoculated peo.....

Read More
Companies set to double Remdesivir outpu
13 April 2021

Even as the Centre announced a slew of measures to improve access of Covid-19 therapy, Remdesivir, major players includi.....

Read More
Co-Win portal can handle vaccination for
14 April 2021

The Co-Win vaccine registration portal can handle more users when the vaccination drive is opened to citizens under 45 y.....

Read More
Pfizer to pursue bringing Covid vaccine
14 April 2021

NEW DELHI : Pfizer Inc said on Tuesday it would work towards bringing the COVID-19 vaccine it developed with Germany'.....

Read More
COVID-19 pandemic a long way from over,
14 April 2021

Even though more than 780 million doses of COVID-19 vaccine have now been administered globally, the pandemic is “.....

Read More
Serum - new Covid-19 vaccines yet to ge
15 April 2021

The new vaccine approval norms in the country are unlikely to speed up the launch of new Covid-19 vaccines from Serum In.....

Read More
Coronavirus: Remdesivir no life-saving d
14 April 2021

Expressing concern over the panic created by the shortage of Remdesivir, an anti-viral drug, Maharashtra’s COVID-1.....

Read More
With unprecedented COVID surge, Delhi su
16 April 2021

Battling the fourth wave of the coronavirus pandemic, Delhi recorded over 17,000 cases of COVID-19 on Wednesday to becom.....

Read More
Virus variants inciting India 2nd surge,
16 April 2021

NEW DELHI : The second surge of COVID-19 cases in India has swamped hospitals much faster than the first because muta.....

Read More
Covid-19: Delhi CM Kejriwal asks officia
16 April 2021

Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Thursday asked officials to prepare a plan to ensure that there is no shortage of Remd.....

Read More
Foreign produced COVID-19 vaccines: Deci
16 April 2021

India’s drug regulator will take a decision on applications seeking approval for restricted emergency use of forei.....

Read More
Zydus Cadila to double remdesivir produc
17 April 2021

In view of surging demand for antiviral drug Remdesivir, Ahmedabad-based pharma major Cadila Healthcare has decided to d.....

Read More
Haffkine Biopharma gets nod to produce B
17 April 2021

Maharashtra chief minister Uddhav Thackeray on Friday said that the department of science and technology, government of .....

Read More
Coronavirus: Delhi govt orders linking o
17 April 2021

The Delhi government has issued an order for linking of public and private sector diagnostic labs to ensure timely proce.....

Read More
COVID-19: EU has not initiated discussio
17 April 2021

The European Union has not decided yet whether to sign new contracts for COVID-19 vaccines with AstraZeneca and Johnson .....

Read More
1,189 samples have tested Covid positive
17 April 2021

A total of 1,189 samples have so far tested positive for variants of concern of SARS COV-2 in India, the health ministry.....

Read More
Covid-19 vaccine: Covaxin production to
19 April 2021

Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan on Sunday said there will be a 10 times rise in Covaxin vaccine production by Septem.....

Read More
Private sector to play vital role in COV
19 April 2021

The role of private sector would be vital as India scales up its COVID 19 vaccination drive, RS Sharma, the CEO of Natio.....

Read More
Drugmakers slash prices of covid-19 drug
19 April 2021

NEW DELHI : Seven pharmaceutical companies which manufacture remdesivir in India have slashed the prices of the drug, gi.....

Read More
COVID-19: Recommendation of 3rd booster
19 April 2021

NEW DELHI : More data is needed to establish if a third anti-COVID-19 booster dose will be more effective in fighting th.....

Read More
COVID-19: Scientists identify human gene
19 April 2021

"We wanted to gain a better understanding of the cellular response to SARS-CoV-2, including what drives a strong or.....

Read More
Everyone above 18 can get Covid vaccine
20 April 2021

The government on Monday announced a ‘liberalised and accelerated’ Covid-19 vaccination programme beginning .....

Read More
Second wave sees rise in oxygen usage, R
20 April 2021

Indian Council of Medical Research director general Dr Balram Bhargava said on Monday the second wave had seen oxygen us.....

Read More
COVID-19: White House refuses to comment
20 April 2021

The White House on Monday did not respond to questions on the request by Serum Institute of India to lift export ban on .....

Read More
IOC, BPCL supply oxygen to hospitals
20 April 2021

MUMBAI : State-run Indian Oil Corp. (IOC) has started free supply of 150 metric tonnes of oxygen to hospitals in Delhi, .....

Read More
Govt aid will help vaccine production, s
21 April 2021

Serum Institute of India (SII) CEO Adar Poonawalla on Tuesday thanked Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Finance Minister .....

Read More
Vaccine ramp-up: Advance of Rs 4,500 cro
21 April 2021

The Centre will release Rs 3,000 crore as advance payment to Covid-19 vaccine maker Serum Institute of India (SII) and a.....

Read More
COVID: Govt waives import duty on Remdes
21 April 2021

Amid surging COVID-19 cases in the country, the government on Tuesday waived customs duty on Remdesivir, its raw materia.....

Read More
Multivitamins, omega-3, probiotics may c
21 April 2021

Taking multivitamins, omega-3, probiotics or vitamin D supplements may reduce the risk of testing positive for the novel.....

Read More
As hospitals gasp for Oxygen amid Covid
22 April 2021

Amid reports of oxygen shortage in the country, the Centre on Wednesday said of the total 7,500 metric tonnes of oxygen .....

Read More
Covid-19 vaccine: Covaxin shows 78 perce
22 April 2021

The interim results of the Phase-3 trials for Covaxin have shown a clinical efficacy of 78% against mild, moderate and s.....

Read More
Biological E may launch vaccine by Augus
22 April 2021

NEW DELHI : Biological E Ltd is about to complete phase 1 and 2 trials of its covid-19 vaccine and is expected to launch.....

Read More
COVID-19: CSIR lab develops technology t
23 April 2021

The Council of Scientific and Industrial Research's (CSIR) Central Mechanical Engineering Research Institute (CMERI).....

Read More
Covid-19 vaccine: Centre has not contrac
23 April 2021

The ministry of health and family welfare (MoHFW) on Thursday clarified that Serum Institute of India (SII) has not cont.....

Read More
Taking oxygen intermittently does not he
23 April 2021

Stating that "oxygen is like a drug" and taking it intermittently does not help, top doctors in the country hi.....

Read More
SARS-CoV genome sequencing to be ramped
24 April 2021

The Indian SARS-CoV-2 Genomic consortium (INSACOG) has sequenced 15,133 SARS-CoV genome from Covid positive internationa.....

Read More
Zydus Cadila - Virafin gets emergency us
24 April 2021

Amid a continuous spike in the number of coronavirus cases in India, Zydus Cadila’s Virafin has been granted emerg.....

Read More
Centre installs DRDO-Tata Sons oxygen ge
24 April 2021

The Centre has decided to immediately install DRDO-Tata Sons oxygen generation plants at various state-run hospitals lik.....

Read More
UK to fly out ventilators, oxygen concen
25 April 2021

More than 600 pieces of vital medical equipment including ventilators and oxygen concentrators will be on their way to I.....

Read More
COVID-19: Saudi Arabia to ship 80 metric
26 April 2021

Saudi Arabia is shipping 80 metric tonnes of liquid oxygen to India as the country is running low on supplies due to an .....

Read More
Bharat Biotech seeks DCGI nod to extend
26 April 2021

Bharat Biotech has written to the India’s drug regulator seeking extension of the shelf-life of its indigenously d.....

Read More
Throat spray, oral drug for malaria-arth
26 April 2021

Singapore: An antiseptic throat spray and an oral drug usually prescribed to treat malaria and arthritis have been found.....

Read More
Molnupiravir approval sought to target e
27 April 2021

After an outcry for remdesivir, there is now yet another experimental anti-viral drug – Molnupiravir to deal with .....

Read More
Modi Govt asks Serum Institute, Bharat B
27 April 2021

The central government on Monday asked the Serum Institute and Bharat Biotech to lower price of their COVID-19 vaccines .....

Read More
Oxycon: Amid Covid-19 second wave, IISER
26 April 2021

At a time when India is witnessing an unprecedented surge in medical oxygen demand due to the deadly second wave of Covi.....

Read More
From Remdesivir to use of oxygen to vacc
27 April 2021

India has seen a staggering rise in the number of COVID-19 cases, which has wreaked havoc on India’s healthcare in.....

Read More
Delayed RT-PCR reports triggering Covid
27 April 2021

Lucknow: Satvik Pandey of Aliganj and his family members gave their samples for RT-PCR test but when they did not receiv.....

Read More
Vital medical supplies reach India as CO
28 April 2021

Vital medical supplies began to reach India on Tuesday as hospitals starved of life-saving oxygen and beds turned away c.....

Read More
WHO to provide 4,000 oxygen concentrator
28 April 2021

The World Health Organization (WHO) will provide 4,000 oxygen concentrators to India which is experiencing a surge in Co.....

Read More
India to receive first batch of Russia C
28 April 2021

MOSCOW: India will receive a first batch of Russia's Sputnik V vaccine against Covid-19 on May 1, the head of the Ru.....

Read More
Covid-19: First consignments of medical
29 April 2021

The first consignments of medical supplies from the US and Russia are expected to reach India by Thursday and the govern.....

Read More
Serum Institute cuts vaccine price for s
29 April 2021

Serum Institute of India (SII) — the maker of the most used COVID-19 vaccine in the country — on Wednesday a.....

Read More
Covid testing is down by nearly 27 perce
29 April 2021

NEW DELHI: Daily testing for Covid-19 in Delhi has reduced by nearly 27% over the past two weeks. This, even as the posi.....

Read More
Pfizer - at-home pill to cure Covid in t
29 April 2021

London: The first human trials of a single pill cure for Covid-19 are underway which, if successful, would mean Covid-19.....

Read More
One in four people experience mild syste
29 April 2021

One in four people experience mild, short-lived systemic side effects after receiving either the Pfizer or AstraZeneca v.....

Read More
Centre to direct states to utilise Rs 24
30 April 2021

The Centre will soon direct states to better utilise the staggering Rs 24,500 crore, lying unspent with district mineral.....

Read More
Global community rushes medical supplies
30 April 2021

The international community on Thursday rushed much-needed medical supplies, relief materials, life-saving drugs as well.....

Read More
AYUSH-64 drug useful in treating mild to
30 April 2021

NEW DELHI : AYUSH-64, a drug developed for curing malaria in 1980, can be useful for the treatment of asymptomatic, mild.....

Read More
BioNTech expects Covid vaccine trial res
30 April 2021

BERLIN: BioNTech expects results by September from trials testing the COVID-19 vaccine that it and Pfizer have developed.....

Read More
Bharat Biotech Covaxin found to neutrali
30 April 2021

The made-in India Covaxin vaccine, developed by Hyderabad-based Bharat Biotech, can neutralise the B1617 variant of coro.....

Read More
Novel smell test may help diagnose COVID
01 May, 2021

A new capsule-based smell test may help in the rapid diagnosis of various diseases linked to the loss of smell such as C.....

Read More
Anti-Covid drug Remdesivir to be strictl
01 May, 2021

AIIMS Director Randeep Guleria today in a press conference said that the decision to administer Remdesivir must be taken.....

Read More
Antiviral drug Clevira repurposed for tr
01 May, 2021

Clevira, a drug primarily developed to treat dengue, has been repurposed as supportive treatment for mild to moderate Co.....

Read More
India records over 66 lakh COVID cases i
01 May, 2021

India reported more than 66 lakh coronavirus cases in April, making it the worst month of the pandemic, and the total nu.....

Read More
ICMR: Covaxin found to be effective agai
03 May, 2021

Hyderabad: The indigenously developed Covaxin is capable of fighting the Brazilian variant too, acco.....

Read More
Tech Mahindra, Reagene to file patent fo
03 May, 2021

IT company Tech Mahindra is in the process of filing a patent, along with Reagene Biosciences, for a drug molecule that .....

Read More
Covid-19: India gets first batch of 1.5
03 May, 2021

India on Saturday received the first batch of 1,50,000 doses of Russia’s Sputnik V vaccine even as the country is .....

Read More
Merck Pharma to sign licensing pacts wit
03 May, 2021

New Delhi: Drug firm MSD has decided to enter into voluntary licensing agreements for investigational oral antiviral dru.....

Read More
UNICEF sent 3,000 oxygen concentrators t
04 May, 2021

The UN children’s agency has sent critical life-saving supplies, including 3,000 oxygen concentrators, diagnostic .....

Read More
India - biggest Serum Vaccine order cove
04 May, 2021

The Narendra Modi-led federal government hasn’t placed an order larger than 110 million doses from the biggest loc.....

Read More
SII to invest Rs 2,400 crore in Britain
04 May, 2021

LONDON: The UK and Indian governments will announce their first enhanced trade partnership on Tuesday as a precursor to .....

Read More
Rational use of steroids for Covid must
06 May, 2021

Ahmedabad: While the state grapples with the unprecedented spike in Covid-19 complications, experts have warned that ram.....

Read More
Covid-19: Canada authorizes Pfizer vacci
06 May, 2021

Canada’s health regulator has authorised Pfizer’s COVID-19 vaccine for ages 12 to 16, a person familiar with.....

Read More
Department of Space has gone beyond its
07 May, 2021

The Department of Space has gone beyond its call to provide COVID-related support mainly liquid oxygen to Tamil Nadu, Ke.....

Read More
Coronavirus: Russia authorises single-do
07 May, 2021

Russia has authorised the one-shot Sputnik Light version of its COVID-19 vaccine for use, the Russian Direct Investment .....

Read More
Covid third wave inevitable in India, sa
07 May, 2021

Health experts have warned that a Covid-19 third wave is “inevitable” in India, as evidence grows that new v.....

Read More
India to buy medical oxygen from Gulf co
08 May, 2021

NEW DELHI: India will commercially import liquid medical oxygen from Saudi Arabia, UAE and Qatar, oil minister Dharmendr.....

Read More
Dr Reddy - may distribute Sputnik Light
08 May, 2021

Hyderabad: The single-shot Russian Covid-19 vaccine, Sputnik Light, which was approved for use by Russia on Thursday, wi.....

Read More
Covid-19: WHO approves emergency use of
08 May, 2021

The World Health Organisation (WHO) on Friday approved the Chinese Sinopharm Covid-19 vaccine for emergency use, paving .....

Read More
US govt doing everything it can to help
08 May, 2021

The US government is making all the efforts to help India in this hour of crisis, a senior State Department official has.....

Read More
At Rs 700-Rs 1,500, price of Covid vacci
10 May, 2021

MUMBAI: From Rs 250, the cost of vaccines in the private sector has shot up by up to six times. It now ranges from Rs 70.....

Read More
Tech transfers, supply of materials must
10 May, 2021

Partnerships, technology transfers and supply of various critical equipment and materials which go into the production o.....

Read More
Centre issues advisory on management of
10 May, 2021

Mucormycosis, a fungal infection being found in COVID-19 patients with uncontrolled diabetes and prolonged intensive car.....

Read More
Novavax combined influenza/COVID-19 vacc
11 May, 2021

Novavax Inc said on Monday its combined flu and COVID-19 vaccine produced functional antibodies against influenza and th.....

Read More
Pfizer Covid shot expanded to US childre
11 May, 2021

U.S. regulators on Monday expanded the use of Pfizer's COVID-19 vaccine to children as young as 12, offering a way t.....

Read More
WHO says virus strain in India a variant
11 May, 2021

Geneva, May 10, 2021 -Schools and stores reopened in parts of Europe on Monday, easing out of months of Covid-19 lockdow.....

Read More
Govt relaxes procurement norms for healt
11 May, 2021

With the world’s worst outbreak of COVID-19 severely straining the health system in the country, the government ha.....

Read More
IP waiver will not lead to increased pro
11 May, 2021

Organisation of Pharmaceutical Producers of India (OPPI) on Monday said waiving intellectual property rights will not le.....

Read More
WHO warns of drug India recommends to fi
12 May, 2021

The World Health Organization (WHO) on Tuesday cautioned against the indiscriminate use of ivermectin, an anti-parasitic.....

Read More
Covid-19: ICMR liberalises import of tes
12 May, 2021

Faced with the upsurge in Covid-19 cases in the second wave and to meet the urgent need to ramp up testing, the Indian C.....

Read More
WHO classifies triple-mutant Covid varia
12 May, 2021

A World Health Organization official said Monday it is reclassifying the highly contagious triple-mutant Covid variant s.....

Read More
BioNTech to build mRNA manufacturing sit
12 May, 2021

BioNTech said on Monday it plans to set up a regional headquarters and build a new manufacturing site for its vaccines b.....

Read More
Dr Reddy - inks licensing pact with Eli
12 May, 2021

Dr Reddy's Laboratories on Tuesday said it has inked a licensing pact with Eli Lilly and Company to produce Bariciti.....

Read More
Covid-19 vaccine: Serum says will raise
13 May, 2021

Amid multiple states reporting a shortage of COVID-19 vaccine, Serum Institute and Bharat Biotech have submitted to the .....

Read More
Covaxin gets approval for phase II/III t
13 May, 2021

Hyderabad: Even as Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine has become the first vaccine globally to get approval from US drug regulator .....

Read More
Pharmaceutical market reports strong gro
13 May, 2021

Mumbai: India Ratings and Research (Ind-Ra) has said that the 51.5 percent year-on-year growth in India's pharmaceut.....

Read More
Covid-19: India fastest nation globally
13 May, 2021

India is the fastest country globally to reach the landmark of administering 17 crore doses in 114 days, Union Health Mi.....

Read More
Covid-19 vaccine: Uttarakhand to import
13 May, 2021

Uttarakhand will import 20 lakh doses of Sputnik vaccine over the next two months, officials said on Wednesday. Givin.....

Read More
Covid-19: Peak will come, virus can agai
14 May, 2021

As the country battles the second wave of COVID-19, the government Thursday said the virus may emerge again and so prepa.....

Read More
Sputnik V could be available in India fr
14 May, 2021

Amid reports of the shortage of Covid-19 vaccine in various states, Sputnik vaccine has arrived in India, and "hope.....

Read More
Megalab gets Rs 300-cr seed fund to deve
14 May, 2021

The IIT Alumni Council-founded Megalab has secured a Rs 300-crore seed funding and is developing a two-dose Ayurveda-bas.....

Read More
Plateauing in daily new Covid cases, sli
14 May, 2021

A plateauing in daily new Covid-19 cases and a slight decline in positivity rate have been recorded in the country over .....

Read More
Genetek Lifesciences to manufacture Amph
15 May, 2021

On the initiative of Union Minister Nitin Gadkari, Genetek Lifesciences of Wardha has received FDA approval to make Amph.....

Read More
Will antibody cocktail help, HC asks Cen
15 May, 2021

New Delhi: One of the largest pharma companies has told the Delhi high court that a new “antibody cocktail” .....

Read More
DRDO developed 2-DG drug could be game-c
15 May, 2021

The 2-DG drug developed by the Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) could be a game-changer in the fight.....

Read More
Insufficient data to recommend widesprea
15 May, 2021

There isn’t enough data to back the widespread use of Ivermectin in Covid patients and it can be recommended only .....

Read More
First batch of DRDO anti-Covid drug to b
17 May, 2021

The first batch of anti-Covid drug 2-DG, developed by the DRDO, will be released on Monday by defence minister Rajnath S.....

Read More
Hester in talks with Bharat Biotech for
17 May, 2021

Hester Biosciences on Sunday said it has tied up with the Gujarat government to explore production of Covid-19 vaccine t.....

Read More
India COVID-19 active caseload decreases
17 May, 2021

India’s COVID-19 active cases count has decreased to 36,18,458 with a net decline of 55,344 cases being recorded i.....

Read More
Covaxin effectively neutralises all key
17 May, 2021

Indigenous Covid-19 vaccine, Covaxin has been able to neutralise all key emerging variants, including the double mutant .....

Read More
Second batch of Russian COVID-19 vaccine
17 May, 2021

The second batch of COVID-19 vaccine Sputnik V on Sunday landed at Rajiv Gandhi International Airport here, Sputnik V of.....

Read More
China says it will support India, SA pro
18 May, 2021

BEIJING : China, which is actively pursuing vaccine diplomacy, said on Monday that it is "supportive" of India.....

Read More
Bharat Biotech Karnataka facility will h
18 May, 2021

Bharat Biotech's Covaxin manufacturing facility that is under construction in Kolar district in Karnataka would have.....

Read More
Very little of 25 percent vax quota for
18 May, 2021

The central government’s current vaccination strategy allocates 25% of doses produced in India to the private sect.....

Read More
Miniscule bleeding, clotting events post
18 May, 2021

India has reported 26 potential cases of bleeding and clotting after administration of Covishield vaccine, a government .....

Read More
India - Biological E. to produce Johnson
19 May, 2021

India's Biological E. will produce the Johnson & Johnson Covid-19 vaccine alongside its own candidate, its manag.....

Read More
WHO reminds Serum Institute of its COVAX
19 May, 2021

WHO chief, Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus has said that once the devastating Covid-19 outbreak in India recedes, the Serum I.....

Read More
Will examine data of 2-DG drug for addin
18 May, 2021

The government will consider including India’s first indigenous anti-COVID drug 2-DG in the national COVID-19 trea.....

Read More
Rare COVID-19 response in children expla
17 May, 2021

While many children infected with the virus are asymptomatic or go undiagnosed, about one in 1,000 children experience m.....

Read More
States given 6.1 lakh Remdesivir vials,
19 May, 2021

Nineteen oxygen generation plants, 11,325 oxygen concentrators, 15,801 oxygen cylinders and about 6.1 lakh Remdesivir vi.....

Read More
Scientists slam WHO report, calls for fu
20 May, 2021

Geneva: A group of scientists have slammed the World Health Organisation (WHO) for their report into the origins of COVI.....

Read More
Black fungus cases rising in Delhi, doct
20 May, 2021

NEW DELHI : Hospitals in Delhi have reported a rise in the number of black fungus cases or mucormycosis among people rec.....

Read More
5.86 cr Covid vaccine doses to be provid
20 May, 2021

According to the advance visibility provided by the Centre to states and UTs, a total of 5.86 crore Covid vaccine doses .....

Read More
BDR Pharma inks licensing pact with Eli
20 May, 2021

Drug firm, BDR Pharma on Wednesday said it has inked a licensing pact with Eli Lilly and Company for the manufacturing a.....

Read More
Booster effect even at six months, do no
20 May, 2021

Four to six weeks, six to eight or eight to 12? The increasing gap between two Covishield doses in India while the UK re.....

Read More
Aerosols from Covid-19 infected person c
21 May, 2021

New Delhi, May 20 : Nasal droplets fall within 2 metres from a Covid-19 infected person and the aerosols can travel in a.....

Read More
Gujarat declares mucormycosis an epidemi
21 May, 2021

Ahmedabad: After over 1,500 cases of mucormycosis, also identified as black fugus, across the state, Gujarat on Thursday.....

Read More
Govt makes RAT key tool to track Covid i
21 May, 2021

New Delhi: In the wake of a second wave of Covid and the need to track the disease in rural areas with a sparser dispers.....

Read More
US civil rights leader to urge Joe Biden
21 May, 2021

Eminent American civil rights leader Rev. Jesse L. Jackson is urging President Joe Biden to release 60 million doses of .....

Read More
Natco initiates phase-3 clinical trials
22 May, 2021

Natco Pharma on Friday said it has initiated phase-III clinical trials of Molnupiravir capsules to evaluate its efficacy.....

Read More
Pfizer-BioNTech pledge 2 billion doses o
22 May, 2021

American pharmaceutical company Pfizer and German company BioNTech pledged Friday to deliver 2 billion doses of their CO.....

Read More
Ayurvedic medicine touted as miracle cur
22 May, 2021

The Andhra Pradesh government on Friday decided to send the Ayurvedic medicine, being touted as a miracle cure for COVID.....

Read More
Record 20.61 lakh COVID tests done in a
22 May, 2021

More than 20.61 lakh tests for detection of COVID-19 were conducted in a span of 24 hours in the country, the highest-ev.....

Read More
DRDO develops Covid-19 antibody detectio
22 May, 2021

The Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) has developed a Covid-19 antibody detection kit that offers res.....

Read More
Covid-19: WHO provides over 340 MT of es
24 May, 2021

To support countries across the South-East Asia region's response to the surge in Covid-19 cases, the World Health O.....

Read More
Dr Reddy - developing new treatment opti
24 May, 2021

Drug major Dr Reddy's Laboratories is working on the development of new treatment options for Covid-19 patients whic.....

Read More
DDMA asks pharmacies to display availabl
24 May, 2021

The Delhi Disaster Management Authority on Saturday directed authorised dealers and pharmacies selling COVID-19 medicine.....

Read More
Oxford/AstraZeneca vaccine 80 per cent e
24 May, 2021

Two doses from either the Oxford/AstraZeneca or the Pfizer vaccine are over 80 per cent effective in preventing infectio.....

Read More
India - Panacea Biotec begins producing
25 May, 2021

Moscow: Indian biotech firm Panacea Biotec Ltd on Monday began production of Russia's Sputnik V vaccine against Covi.....

Read More
India - Cadila to produce up to 30 milli
25 May, 2021

India's Cadila Healthcare is aiming to triple monthly production of Covid-19 vaccine candidate to as many as 30 mill.....

Read More
Black fungus: Experts to study possible
25 April 2021

Experts in Karnataka will study whether the rise in the Mucormycosis cases is linked to use of industrial oxygen and its.....

Read More
Post COVID complication among children a
25 May, 2021

After black fungus, the Multi-system Inflammatory Syndrome in Children (MIS-C) is the next cause of concern for the medi.....

Read More
Trials for 3rd booster dose of Covaxin a
26 May, 2021

New Delhi: Trials for the third booster dose of Covaxin has begun at AIIMS. The booster shot will be administered to tho.....

Read More
Total Covid vaccine doses administered i
26 May, 2021

In a significant landmark, the cumulative COVID-19 vaccine doses administered in the country has crossed 20 crore, the U.....

Read More
Bharat Biotech expects EUA from WHO for
26 May, 2021

Bharat Biotech on Tuesday said it expects approval for its COVID-19 vaccine Covaxin from the World Health Organisation f.....

Read More
Process on to fix formula for MRP of oxy
26 May, 2021

The Centre Tuesday informed the Delhi High Court that pricing authority NPPA has initiated the process to fix a formula .....

Read More
Moderna says its Covid-19 vaccine 100 pe
26 May, 2021

Moderna on Tuesday announced that various studies have shown its Covid-19 vaccine was 100 per cent effective at preventi.....

Read More
Govt looking into securing part of J&
27 May, 2021

Johnson and Johnson's Covid-19 vaccine to be manufactured in India by Biological E cannot be directly channelled to .....

Read More
Our vaccine highly effective on COVID-19
27 May, 2021

Seeking a fast-track approval for its COVID-19 vaccine, US major Pfizer has told Indian authorities that its jab has sho.....

Read More
UK study finds long-term lung damage aft
27 May, 2021

Researchers in the UK have identified persistent damage to lungs in COVID-19 patients at least three months after they w.....

Read More
Countries urge deeper probe of Covid ori
27 May, 2021

The United States and other countries called Tuesday for a more in-depth investigation of the pandemic origins, after an.....

Read More
Govt, Pfizer working together for earlie
28 May, 2021

As soon as Pfizer indicated vaccine availability, the central government and the company started working together for th.....

Read More
Next covid wave may come in November, co
28 May, 2021

BENGALURU : Like the flu, COVID-19 is here to stay for generations, according to the Director of the Indian Institute of.....

Read More
No adverse effect if second dose of diff
28 May, 2021

Any significant adverse effect is unlikely if the second dose of a different COVID-19 vaccine is administered, but reach.....

Read More
Seeking a pill to cure Covid: drugmakers
28 May, 2021

Prevention is better than cure -- but when it comes to Covid, what happens when people can't get the vaccine, don.....

Read More
New twist in coronavirus origin saga: No
29 May, 2021

The United States and Britain are stepping up calls for the World Health Organisation to take a deeper look into the pos.....

Read More
Singapore has been supporting India in s
29 May, 2021

Singapore’s position as an important trading and logistics hub turned out to be useful for the Indian High Commiss.....

Read More
Gujarat: Zydus Cadila now plans to test
31 May, 2021

After covering adults and children aged between 12 and 18 years under the ongoing clinical trials of its Covid-19 vaccin.....

Read More
Indian Immunologiclas to start drug subs
31 May, 2021

Hyderabad: Indian Immunologicals Ltd, a city-based facility under the National Dairy Development Board, has announced it.....

Read More
Monoclonal antibody cocktail unlikely to
31 May, 2021

New Delhi: Monoclonal antibody cocktail, used for the treatment of COVID-19, is unlikely to lead to further mutation of .....

Read More
Wait six weeks for surgery after Covid,
01 June, 2021

Pune: Recovered Covid patients opting for non-urgent or elective surgeries are being asked by surgeons to go for repeat .....

Read More
Price capping waiver to exemption from b
01 June, 2021

Seeking fast-track approvals to bring Moderna’s single-dose COVID-19 booster vaccine in India expeditiously, Cipla.....

Read More
AIIMS RDA urge Harsh Vardhan to implemen
01 June, 2021

Seeking fast-track approvals to bring Moderna’s single-dose COVID-19 booster vaccine in India expeditiously, Cipla.....

Read More
Versatile coronavirus antibody may be st
01 June, 2021

Even before the COVID-19 pandemic, most people in the United States already had been sick with a coronavirus, albeit a f.....

Read More
Israel claims likely link between Pfizer
02 June, 2021

JERUSALEM: Israel's Health Ministry said on Tuesday it found the small number of heart inflammation cases observed m.....

Read More
WHO approves 2nd Chinese vaccine for eme
02 June, 2021

The World Health Organisation (WHO) said on Tuesday that it has approved China’s second COVID-19 vaccine ‘Si.....

Read More
Eli Lilly India gets nod for emergency u
02 June, 2021

Eli Lilly and Company India on Tuesday said it has received permission for emergency use of its antibody drugs combinati.....

Read More
India signs deal with domestic vaccine m
04 June, 2021

Bengaluru: India's government said on Thursday it has inked a deal with domestic vaccine maker Biological-E for 300 .....

Read More
Anti-inflammatory drugs may cause weaker
04 June, 2021

New Delhi: Some people who take the drug methotrexate to treat common immune system disorders like rheumatoid arthritis .....

Read More
Reliance submits proposal for potential
04 June, 2021

Reliance Industries Ltd’s R&D arm has proposed the use of Niclosamide – the drug used to treat tapeworm .....

Read More
UK approves Pfizer/BioNTech Covid shot f
05 June, 2021

London: Britain's medicines regulator said on Friday it had approved the Covid-19 vaccine developed by Pfizer and Bi.....

Read More
US removes DPA ratings on AstraZeneca, N
05 June, 2021

Confident of the availability of Covid-19 vaccines in the country, the Biden Administration has removed Defense Producti.....

Read More
US eager to involve Indian investigators
05 June, 2021

America's top infectious disease specialist, Dr Anthony Fauci on Thursday said his country is eager to involve India.....

Read More
B.1.617 variant of SARS-CoV2 drove surge
05 June, 2021

The surge of COVID-19 cases in the country in the last two months shows a correlation with the rise in B.1.617 variant o.....

Read More
AIIMS Delhi to start screening children
07 June, 2021

The All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), Delhi, will start screening children for clinical trials of indigen.....

Read More
New study may help explain low oxygen le
07 June, 2021

A new study published in the journal Stem Cell Reports by University of Alberta researchers is shedding light on why man.....

Read More
US to donate 750K Covid vax doses to Tai
07 June, 2021

Taipei: The US will donate 750,000 Covid-19 vaccine doses to Taiwan, Senator Ladda Tammy Duckworth said here on Sunday. .....

Read More
EMA highlights guidance not to use hepar
08 June, 2021

The European Medicines Agency (EMA) on Monday pushed guidance for doctors not to use the blood thinner heparin to treat .....

Read More
China authorises CoronaVac Covid-19 vacc
08 June, 2021

BEIJING : China has authorised the emergency use of CoronaVac, a Covid-19 vaccine manufactured by Chinese firm Sinovac, .....

Read More
Vaccination drive: Centre to provide fre
08 June, 2021

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday announced that the central government will provide free coronavirus vaccine to st.....

Read More
High vaccination rates can help reduce r
08 June, 2021

A top World Health Organisation official estimated Monday that COVID-19 vaccination coverage of at least 80% is needed t.....

Read More
Centre to facilitate vaccine supply to s
09 June, 2021

States and union territories would aggregate the demand of private hospitals for Covid vaccines based on which the Centr.....

Read More
India strategic ally, needs US help in f
09 June, 2021

India is a strategic ally and it needs the United State’s help in its ongoing fight against COVID-19, top lawmaker.....

Read More
New Covid variant with more severity det
09 June, 2021

NEW DELHI : Scientists at Pune’s National Institute of Virology have isolated and characterised a coronavirus vari.....

Read More
DRDO drug to cost 990/sachet
09 June, 2021

Contrary to promises that the indigenously developed Covid-19 drug 2-deoxy-D-glucose (2-DG) would be priced affordably t.....

Read More
Pfizer, Moderna vaccines cut infection r
09 June, 2021

Washington: Taking two doses of the Pfizer-BioNTech and Moderna's mRNA-based vaccines, authorised by the Food and Dr.....

Read More
Ocugen pays USD 15 mn upfront to Bharat
09 June, 2021

Ocugen Inc, the US partner for Bharat Biotech's Covid-19 vaccine, has announced the payment of USD 15 million upfron.....

Read More
WTO members to discuss patent waiver for
10 June, 2021

New Delhi: Members of the World Trade Organisation (WTO) on Wednesday agreed to hold discussions on patent waiver for Co.....

Read More
Govt issues guidelines on COVID in child
10 June, 2021

The government has come out with comprehensive guidelines for the management of COVID-19 among children in which Remdesi.....

Read More
Delta coronavirus variant believed to ha
10 June, 2021

LONDON : The Delta coronavirus variant of concern, first identified in India, is believed to be 60% more transmissible t.....

Read More
Monoclonal antibody therapy improved par
10 June, 2021

Clinical parameters of two COVID-19 patients improved significantly within 12 hours of administering monoclonal antibody.....

Read More
Covid-19: Moderna seeks US authorization
11 June, 2021

American biotech company Moderna said Thursday it was asking the US Food and Drug Administration for an emergency use au.....

Read More
Tatas to buy 51percent in 1MG for USD 2
11 June, 2021

Mumbai: India’s largest conglomerate Tata Group will acquire a majority stake in e-pharmacy retailer 1MG, broadeni.....

Read More
Mankind Pharma launches drug to treat bl
11 June, 2021

Mankind Pharma on Thursday said it has launched Posaconazole Gastro resistant tablets, used to treat black fungus, in th.....

Read More
Unplanned vaccination can promote mutant
11 June, 2021

A group of public health experts, including doctors from AIIMS and members from the national taskforce on COVID-19, have.....

Read More
Meril receives nod from ICMR for its ind
11 June, 2021

Medtech firm Meril on Thursday said it has received approval from the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) for its .....

Read More
Thailand books 20 million doses of Pfize
12 June, 2021

Bangkok: Thailand has signed a purchase order for 20 million doses of the Covid-19 vaccine developed by Pfizer and BioNT.....

Read More
Suven Pharma inks non-exclusive licencin
12 June, 2021

Hyderabad: After licencing the process knowhow for synthesis of Covid-19 wonder drug 2-DG (2-Deoxy-D-Glucose) to Lee Pha.....

Read More
No need to panic on need for immediate c
12 June, 2021

The government Friday said there is no need to panic on the need for an immediate change in the dosage interval of Covis.....

Read More
G7 leaders discuss Wuhan lab leak theory
14 June, 2021

World leaders gathered at the G7 Summit in Cornwall discussed the possibility that a laboratory leak in central China&rs.....

Read More
Direct link between malnutrition and dis
14 June, 2021

Underlining that there is a direct link between malnutrition and diseases, India country director of UN World Food Progr.....

Read More
India holds vaccination drive for people
14 June, 2021

Ahmedabad: Authorities in an Indian city have organised a special drive-through vaccination camp for disabled people in .....

Read More
AstraZeneca shots should be halted for o
14 June, 2021

Countries should also avoid giving the Astrazeneca coronavirus vaccine to people over 60, the head of the EU drug regula.....

Read More
Single dose of COVID-19 vaccine sufficie
15 June, 2021

A single dose of COVID-19 vaccine is sufficient for an infected person as there was a greater antibody response when com.....

Read More
Novavax: Large study finds COVID-19 shot
15 June, 2021

Vaccine maker Novavax said Monday its shot was highly effective against COVID-19 and also protected against variants in .....

Read More
Centre to provide over 96,490 Covid vacc
15 June, 2021

More than 1.40 crore COVID-19 vaccine doses are still available with the states and Union Territories to be administered.....

Read More
India plans USD 6.8 billion program to b
17 June, 2021

India is considering offering as much as 500 billion rupees ($6.8 billion) of credit incentives to boost health care inf.....

Read More
Antibody test post-vax not recommended:
17 June, 2021

Pune: Forty-five-year-old Avinash was taken aback when his Covid antibody test came negative despite taking both vaccine.....

Read More
Sputnik V pilot in final leg: Scaled up
17 June, 2021

Dr Reddy’s Laboratories which has soft-launched Russia’s COVID-19 vaccine Sputnik V here has expanded the pi.....

Read More
UK trial finds Regeneron anti-viral ther
17 June, 2021

A new, experimental anti-viral treatment used for some worst-affected COVID-19 patients has been found to save lives, ac.....

Read More
Delta Plus variant of coronavirus found
18 June, 2021

A 65-year-old woman has tested positive for the new ‘Delta Plus’ variant of coronavirus  here, official.....

Read More
Pfizer, Moderna preferred 2nd dose after
18 June, 2021

Canada’s National Advisory Committee on Immunization said Thursday people who got the AstraZeneca vaccine as their.....

Read More
Novavax Covid-19 vaccine Covavax to laun
18 June, 2021

The Serum Institute of India (SII) hopes to introduce US firm Novavax's Indian version of the Covid-19 vaccine - .....

Read More
Bharat Biotech, WHO pre-submission meeti
18 June, 2021

New Delhi: Hyderabad-based Bharat Biotech's pre-submission meeting has been scheduled on June 23 for evaluation of t.....

Read More
Russian COVID-19 vaccine Sputnik V to be
18 June, 2021

Russian COVID-19 vaccine Sputnik V vaccine will be available in nine more cities across India, including Bengaluru, Mumb.....

Read More
Top government officials, leaders from i
19 June, 2021

Top government officials, leaders from the industry and academicians from India and the US would take part in the annual.....

Read More
Zydus Cadila likely to seek emergency us
19 June, 2021

Indian pharmaceutical major Zydus Cadila is likely to apply to the central drugs regulator seeking emergency use authori.....

Read More
Delta variant on its way to becoming dom
19 June, 2021

The COVID-19 Delta variant, which was first identified in India, is becoming the dominant variant globally because of it.....

Read More
Salt loading can help doctors use cheape
21 June, 2021

Pune: The Joint National Task Force for Covid-19 has advised 'salt loading' as a key intervention to prevent or .....

Read More
Study evaluates reason behind increased
21 June, 2021

WASHINGTON : Recently a Johns Hopkins School of Medicine study found that although two SARS-CoV-2 variants are associate.....

Read More
As crowds swell, AIIMS chief warns of ea
21 June, 2021

New Delhi: A third wave of Covid-19 is inevitable and could hit the country earlier than expected, AIIMS director Dr Ran.....

Read More
Delta variant ability to evade antibodie
21 June, 2021

AHMEDABAD: Rajesh Bhatt, Ahmedabad chief fire officer, bucked the general perception that if you get infected with Covid.....

Read More
Scale up health infra, speed up vaccinat
21 June, 2021

The World Health Organization (WHO) on Sunday called upon countries in its south-east Asia region to scale up public hea.....

Read More
No scientific evidence of Covid vaccinat
22 June, 2021

The Union health ministry on Monday reiterated there is no scientific evidence of COVID-19 vaccination causing infertili.....

Read More
Record 69 lakh COVID vaccine doses admin
22 June, 2021

More than 69 lakh vaccine doses were administered across the country till Monday evening on the first day of the revised.....

Read More
In Uttarakhand: Ayurvedic medical doctor
22 June, 2021

Dehradun: Chief minister Tirath Singh Rawat and ayush minister Harak Singh Rawat, on the occasion of International Day f.....

Read More
Authentication technology to prevent cou
22 June, 2021

Honeywell on Monday announced digital authentication technology for the pharmaceutical industry in response to the growi.....

Read More
US announces to allocate 5.5 cr doses of
23 June, 2021

Washington: The US has announced its plan to allocate 5.5 crore doses of the Covid-19 vaccines to the rest of the world .....

Read More
Delta variant ‘greatest threat&rsq
23 June, 2021

Speaking at a White House briefing on COVID-19 on Tuesday, Fauci said the variant, which was first identified in India, .....

Read More
India’s Covid tally tops 3cr, last
23 June, 2021

India has become the second country in the world after the US to record more than 3 crore Covid-19 cases since the begin.....

Read More
Pfizer in final stages of agreement to s
23 June, 2021

Pfizer is confident of producing three billion doses of COVID-19 vaccines and another four billion by next year, making .....

Read More
India likely to have Covid vaccine for c
24 June, 2021

Noting that children usually have a mild disease but there is a need to develop Covid-19 vaccines for them, AIIMS Delhi .....

Read More
Pfizer in final stages of getting approv
24 June, 2021

New Delhi: US pharmaceutical giant Pfizer on Tuesday said it is in the "final stages" of getting approval for .....

Read More
Signs of brain inflammation found in peo
24 June, 2021

Scientists have found signs of inflammation and neurodegeneration in the brains of individuals who died of COVID-19, sim.....

Read More
Delta variant of coronavirus more transm
24 June, 2021

The Delta variant of the COVID-19, which now makes up 90 per cent of all new cases, is significantly more transmissible .....

Read More
Delta variant now reported in 85 countri
24 June, 2021

The Delta variant, the significantly more transmissible strain of COVID-19, is expected to become a ‘dominant line.....

Read More
Mankind Pharma inks distribution pact wi
25 June, 2021

Mankind Pharma on Thursday said it has inked a pact with BDR Pharmaceuticals for distributing Baricitinib, a drug that i.....

Read More
Novel method to accurately, quickly dete
25 June, 2021

Researchers have developed a non-invasive and low-cost method that can accurately and rapidly detect COVID-19 using samp.....

Read More
Sputnik V is safest among all Covid-19 v
25 June, 2021

A study by the Buenos Aires Ministry of Health to monitor the safety of the Sputnik V vaccine against Covid-19 confirmed.....

Read More
US to add heart inflammation warning for
25 June, 2021

Washington: US health authorities plan to update official guidance about administering mRNA Covid vaccines to adolescent.....

Read More
Singapore will continue to give mRNA vac
28 June, 2021

The benefits of receiving an mRNA coronavirus vaccine continue to outweigh the risks of getting inoculated, the Singapor.....

Read More
Serum Institute of India produces over 1
28 June, 2021

Fulfilling its commitment, Serum Institute of India has produced over 10 crore doses of its COVID-19 vaccine Covishield .....

Read More
Zydus vaccine for kids above 12 years co
28 June, 2021

New Delhi: Zydus Cadila Covid-19 vaccine for children above 12 years is expected to be available by August as its trials.....

Read More
CSIR-developed BGR-34 effective in post-
28 June, 2021

New Delhi: Dysfunction of glucose metabolism resulting in hyperglycaemia, a high blood sugar level, has been found in 14.....

Read More
Indonesia examines use of Sinovac, Pfize
28 June, 2021

Jakarta: Indonesia is currently examining the use of the Sinovac and Pfizer Covid-19 vaccines for people under 18 years .....

Read More
Govt allocates additional 2,12,540 vials
29 June, 2021

The government has allocated an additional 2,12,540 vials of Amphotericin-B to states, Union Territories (UTs) and centr.....

Read More
Oxford-AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine prod
29 June, 2021

A third shot of the Oxford-AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine produces a strong immune response, researchers said on Monday, a.....

Read More
New device can accurately distinguish SA
29 June, 2021

Researchers have developed a tablet-sized device that can distinguish between antibodies produced in response to SARS-Co.....

Read More
Govt plans nat l stockpile of life-savin
29 June, 2021

Mumbai: The government is in discussions with the pharma and medical devices industry to create a “national stockp.....

Read More
Infections seen among HIV patients hit C
29 June, 2021

Mumbai: Superinfections, which typically affect those with highly suppressed immune systems such as people living with H.....

Read More
COVID-19: US-based diaspora organisation
01 July 2021

A leading diaspora organisation in the US has shipped a large quantity of critical medical equipment to India, including.....

Read More
India believes there is urgent need for
01 July 2021

India believes there is an urgent need for carrying out “major reforms” in the World Health Organization to .....

Read More
Drug regulator DCGI refuses to grant eme
02 July 2021

India’s drug regulator has refused to grant emergency-use authorisation to single-dose COVID-19 vaccine Sputnik-Li.....

Read More
Zydus seeks nod for world-first plasmid
02 July 2021

Ahmedabad: Homegrown healthcare and pharmaceutical major Zydus Cadila has applied for emergency use authorisation (EUA) .....

Read More
Africa COVID-19 envoy blasts EU, COVAX o
02 July 2021

Kenya: The African Union special envoy tasked with leading efforts to procure COVID-19 vaccines for the continent is bla.....

Read More
Study ties milder COVID-19 symptoms to p
02 July 2021

A study by Stanford University School of Medicine investigators hints that people with COVID-19 may experience milder sy.....

Read More
WHO chief calls for vaccinating at least
03 July 2021

Ghebreyesus called for a global effort to vaccinate at least 10 per cent of the population of every country by September.....

Read More
India plans 12 crore COVID vaccine alloc
03 July 2021

Union Health Minister Dr Harsh Vardhan made the announcement declaring that the states have already been informed in adv.....

Read More
Covid-19: Wrong injection technique coul
03 July 2021

A new study shows that the wrong injection technique could be one of the reasons behind clotting following inoculation b.....

Read More
Pregnant women in India now eligible for
03 July 2021

Pregnant women in India are now eligible to get vaccinated against Covid with the union health ministry Friday giving th.....

Read More
Both doses of vaccine provide around 98
05 July 2021

The study was done by the Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER), Chandigarh, in collaborati.....

Read More
Covid recovered with one/two doses of va
05 July 2021

Prior vaccination results in less severe disease against subsequent infection provide evidence that both humoral and cel.....

Read More
Centre sanctions funds from PMCares for
05 July 2021

The Centre has sanctioned funds from the PMCares Fund for setting up a vaccine-testing laboratory here, Union minister o.....

Read More
India offering CoWIN to world as tech to
06 July 2021

Addressing the virtual Global CoWIN Conclave, he said India is inching closer to administering 36 crore Covid vaccine do.....

Read More
India-Covid vax coverage crosses 35 Cr-m
06 July 2021

New Delhi: The Ministry of Health and Family Welfare in a statement on Sunday said that India's vaccination coverage.....

Read More
ICMR-NICED proposes research on oral COV
06 July 2021

Kolkata-based ICMR-NICED has submitted a proposal to the Department of Biotechnology under the Union Ministry of Science.....

Read More
Study ties milder COVID-19 symptoms to p
06 July 2021

A study by Stanford University School of Medicine investigators hints that people with COVID-19 may experience milder sy.....

Read More
Recent evidence points to natural origin
07 July, 2021

There is no scientifically validated evidence to support the theory that the coronavirus leaked from a laboratory in Chi.....

Read More
Morepen Labs starts production of test b
07 July, 2021

The first batch will be shipped to Gamaleya Center for quality control. RDIF and Morepen Laboratories have signed a coop.....

Read More
India - COVID death rate hit record in J
07 July, 2021

A big rise in infections in April and May, driven largely by the more infectious and dangerous Delta variant, brought In.....

Read More
Sputnik will soon be offered at govt vac
07 July, 2021

PUNE: Russian-made Sputnik V will soon become the third Covid vaccine to be made available for free at governmentrun vac.....

Read More
Covid-19: Now, steroids-linked bone tiss
07 July, 2021

MUMBAI: Avascular necrosis, or death of bone tissues, could be the next debilitating condition among post-Covid patients.....

Read More
Global COVID-19 deaths hit 4 million ami
08 July, 2021

The tally of lives lost over the past year and a half, as compiled from official sources by Johns Hopkins University, is.....

Read More
India expects first foreign-made Covid-1
08 July, 2021

India expects to receive foreign-made COVID-19 vaccine doses through the COVAX global vaccine-sharing programme for the .....

Read More
Delta dominant variant in US, makes up m
08 July, 2021

The highly contagious Delta variant has become the dominant coronavirus strain in the US, accounting for more than 51 pe.....

Read More
Starch sold as MM medicine
08 July, 2021

Ahmedabad: While desperate relatives made beelines outside pharmacies for crucial drugs for their loved ones battling mu.....

Read More
Pfizer, Moderna vaccines cut Covid-19 ri
07 July, 2021

WASHINGTON: People who receive Covid-19 vaccines by Pfizer and Moderna are up to 91 per cent less likely to develop the .....

Read More
Cases of Lambda COVID-19 variant found i
09 July, 2021

Canada’s chief public health officer says there are cases of the latest COVID-19 variant of interest in the countr.....

Read More
In 1st meet, revamped Cabinet approves R
09 July, 2021

Addressing a press conference here after the first meeting of the Union Cabinet following its reshuffle on Wednesday, He.....

Read More
Over 1.58 lakh vaccine doses administere
09 July, 2021

The numbers saw a major increase from Wednesday's figures when only 22,360 vaccine doses were given, of which 11,789.....

Read More
Mankind Pharma gets DRDO nod to manufact
09 July, 2021

Drug firm Mankind Pharma on Thursday said it has received licence from the Defence Research and Development Organisation.....

Read More
ICMR to conduct clinical trial for evalu
10 July, 2021

The Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) has proposed to conduct a clinical trial for ‘randomised evaluation .....

Read More
Working actively with Moderna to see how
10 July, 2021

The government said on Friday that it is working actively with COVID-19 vaccine manufacturer Moderna to see how its vacc.....

Read More
COVID-19: Northeast, Kerala regions of c
12 July, 2021

This is despite the nationwide tally of new cases remaining low, revealed an analysis by researchers at the Institute of.....

Read More
Over 1.44 crore unutilised COVID-19 vacc
12 July, 2021

More than 1.44 crore balance and unutilised COVID-19 vaccine doses are still available with the states, UTs and private .....

Read More
Delta Plus found in 90 Percent of Tripur
12 July, 2021

Agartala: Fear gripped Tripura after the presence of the highly-infectious Delta-plus variant of Covid-19 was confirmed .....

Read More
ICMR to conduct clinical trial for evalu
12 July, 2021

The Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) has proposed to conduct a clinical trial for 'randomised evaluation of.....

Read More
Decision on emergency use listing of Cov
12 July, 2021

The World Health Organization (WHO) is likely to take a decision on including Bharat Biotech's COVID-19 vaccine Cova.....

Read More
Mansukh Mandaviya inaugurates two PSA ox
14 July, 2021

Gujarat: As the third wave COVID-19 wave grips the country, the Union Health Ministry is ramping up its preparations to .....

Read More
Fortis Healthcare aims to focus on reven
14 July, 2021

Fortis Healthcare plans to initiate various measures like engaging with key corporate clients, leveraging digital platfo.....

Read More
Unable to send Covid vaccines as India n
14 July, 2021

The United States on Tuesday said that it is ready to ship its COVID-19 vaccines expeditiously when it has the green lig.....

Read More
Dispiriting setback: COVID deaths, cases
15 July, 2021

The World Health Organization reported Wednesday that deaths climbed last week after nine straight weeks of decline. It .....

Read More
Single Dose of the Sputnik V vaccine may
15 July, 2021

A single dose of the Sputnik V vaccine may be enough to elicit strong antibody response against SARS-CoV-2, the virus th.....

Read More
WHO chief says it was premature to rule
16 July, 2021

In a rare departure from his usual deference to powerful member countries, WHO Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyes.....

Read More
India has highest number of unvaccinated
16 July, 2021

India has the highest number of under-vaccinated or unvaccinated children worldwide at 3.5 million, an increase of 1.4 m.....

Read More
Centre asks states to analyse infrastruc
16 July, 2021

The Centre on Thursday asked states and union territories to conduct a quick gap analysis for various infrastructure com.....

Read More
Insurers to offer add-on cover for at-ho
16 July, 2021

New Delhi: The insurance regulator Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority (IRDA) on Wednesday informed Delhi Hig.....

Read More
Alcohol drinking linked to over 62,000 n
16 July, 2021

Alcohol consumption was associated with 62,100 or five per cent of newly diagnosed cancer cases last year in India, acco.....

Read More
2 vaccine doses given to police personne
17 July, 2021

Two doses of COVID-19 vaccine administered to high-risk police personnel were successful in preventing 95 per cent death.....

Read More
47 districts reported over 10 pc COVID-1
17 July, 2021

Forty-seven districts across 12 states and UTs reported over 10 per cent COVID-19 positivity rate for the week ending Ju.....

Read More
Mucormycosis recurrence in frontal sinus
17 July, 2021

PUNE: Careful clearance of the damaged sinus tissues in the face’s deeper region, pterygopalatine fossa, is key to.....

Read More
Centre buying Covishield at 215, Covaxin
17 July, 2021

New Delhi: The fresh vaccine orders placed by the Centre are at a revised price of Rs 215 for Covishield and R.....

Read More
Over 41.99 crore COVID-19 vaccine doses
19 July, 2021

Over 41.99 crore COVID-19 vaccine doses have so far been provided to states and Union territories, and more than 2.56 cr.....

Read More
Joint pain, backache common among many p
19 July, 2021

A leading private hospital in Delhi on Saturday claimed that joint pain and backache were the most common problems repor.....

Read More
Delta variant infected even vaccinated p
19 July, 2021

Delta COVID variant infected more than 80 per cent people in India during the devastating second wave of the pandemic, a.....

Read More
UCL finds over 200 symptoms of long COVI
19 July, 2021

Of the diverse range of symptoms, others included: visual hallucinations, tremors, itchy skin, changes to the menstrual .....

Read More
Costs of raw material for drugs rise by
20 July, 2021

Mumbai: A steep rise in the cost of raw materials for essential drugs, called active pharmaceutical ingredients (API) in.....

Read More
Hospitals have become large industries,
20 July, 2021

New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Monday observed that hospitals in the country have become large industries now thriving .....

Read More
Azithromycin no more effective against C
20 July, 2021

LOS ANGELES: The commonly prescribed antibiotic for Covid-19, azithromycin, is no more effective than a placebo in preve.....

Read More
Bharat Biotech dossier under review for
20 July, 2021

Officials of the World Health Organisation (WHO) had a meeting with those of Bharat Biotech and the Hyderabad-based vacc.....

Read More
4 Covid vaccine candidates in human tria
21 July, 2021

Four COVID-19 vaccine candidates are at different stages of human trials while one, developed by Genique Life Sciences, .....

Read More
67.6 pc people have COVID antibodies but
21 July, 2021

On the way forward, Bhargava highlighted the need to ensure full vaccination of all healthcare workers as soon as possib.....

Read More
No shortage of Covid vaccines, no delay
21 July, 2021

Advance visibility of these allocations i.e. the total doses of vaccine that would be available to a state and union ter.....

Read More
State to step up TB screening amid Cov p
21 July, 2021

Kolkata: In a bid to strengthen surveillance and control spread of tuberculosis (TB) in the state, all patients diagnose.....

Read More
No sign of Pfizer, Moderna Covid vaccine
21 July, 2021

The study was limited by the small sample size, the researchers noted, adding that further clinical data from larger pop.....

Read More
Covid-19 vaccination: Over 41.76 crore v
22 July, 2021

The total COVID-19 vaccine doses administered in the country has exceeded 41.76 crore, the Union Health Ministry said on.....

Read More
EU begins real-time review of Sanofi-GSK
22 July, 2021

Europe's drug regulator said on Tuesday it had started a real-time review of the Covid-19 vaccine developed by Frenc.....

Read More
Serum Institute writes to Union Health M
22 July, 2021

World's largest vaccine manufacturer by volume, Serum Institute of India (SII) has written to Union Health Minister .....

Read More
Cumulative Covid vaccine doses administe
24 July, 2021

The cumulative COVID-19 vaccine doses administered in the country has exceeded 42.75 crore, the Union health ministry sa.....

Read More
Bharat Biotech terminates MoU with Brazi
24 July, 2021

Bharat Biotech on Friday said it terminated the Memorandum of Understanding entered with Precisa Medicamentos and Envixi.....

Read More
Medical oxygen demand peaked to nearly 9
24 July, 2021

The demand for medical oxygen in the country peaked to nearly 9,000 MT in the second Covid wave as compared to the peak .....

Read More
Approval given to use Coronil as support
24 July, 2021

The State Licensing Authority of Uttarakhand has granted license for Coronil tablet to be used as supporting measure in .....

Read More
Over 3.29 crore unutilised vaccine doses
25 July, 2021

More than 3.29 crore balance and unutilised COVID-19 vaccine doses are still available with states, union territories an.....

Read More
Covid-19: Cases of Kappa variant of coro
26 July, 2021

For the first time, five cases of `Kappa’ variant of coronavirus have been detected in Gujarat, the state health d.....

Read More
India logs 39,742 new Covid-19 cases
26 July, 2021

New Delhi: India added 39,742 new cases of coronavirus infection taking the total tally of Covid-19 cases to 3,13,71,901.....

Read More
67.6 Percent population above 6 yrs fou
26 July, 2021

NEW DELHI: Of India's population above the age of six, 67.6 percent have developed antibodies against Covid-19, foun.....

Read More
Longer gap in Pfizer-BioNTech Covid vacc
26 July, 2021

The study of 503 healthcare workers published on Friday found that longer dosing intervals resulted in higher neutralisi.....

Read More
Brazil scraps Covaxin emergency-use appl
27 July, 2021

After suspending the proposed clinical trials of Bharat Bioetchs COVID-19 vaccine Covaxin, Brazil has now scrapped the E.....

Read More
DRDO COVID-19 drug: BDR Pharma inks lice
27 July, 2021

BDR Pharma on Monday said it has inked a licensing pact with the Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) to.....

Read More
India generated 56K tonnes of Covid bio-
27 July, 2021

Bengaluru: India generated 56,898 tonnes of Covid-19-related biomedical waste between June 2020-21, an indication of the.....

Read More
Early antiviral response in nose may det
27 July, 2021

The course of severe COVID-19 may be determined by the body’s antiviral response to initial infection, according t.....

Read More
INSACOG sequenced over 57,000 SARS-CoV-2
28 July, 2021

New Delhi: An Indian genomics consortium has sequenced over 57,000 SARS-CoV-2 genomes out of which nearly 45,000 samples.....

Read More
Made in India Sputnik V to be available
28 July, 2021

Dr Reddy’s Laboratories Ltd expects the locally manufactured Russia’s COVID-19 vaccine Sputnik V to be avail.....

Read More
India adds 43,645 COVID-19 cases, 640 de
28 July, 2021

India recorded 43,654 fresh COVID-19 cases on Wednesday that took its tally to 3,14,84,605 while 640 more fatalities pus.....

Read More
There are cases of people who have been
28 July, 2021

There are cases of people who have been reported COVID-19 positive more than once, Minister of State for Health Bharati .....

Read More
Govt asks states/UTs to conduct state-sp
29 July, 2021

The Centre has advised all states and Union territories to conduct seroprevalence surveys in consultation with the ICMR .....

Read More
Over 2.18 cr balance, unutilised COVID-1
29 July, 2021

More than 2.18 crore balance and unutilised COVID-19 vaccine doses are still available with states and union territories.....

Read More
China reports 49 new COVID-19 cases amid
29 July, 2021

BEIJING, July 29 (Reuters) - China reported on Thursday 49 new COVID-19 cases, down from 86 a day earlier, according to .....

Read More
Emergent to resume J&J COVID-19
29 July, 2021

Emergent Biosolutions (EBS.N) said on Wednesday it would resume production of Johnson & Johnson's (JNJ.N) COVID-.....

Read More
97,79,440 Covid vaccine doses administer
29 July, 2021

Nearly 38,000 doses of coronavirus vaccine were administered in Delhi on Tuesday, taking the cumulative number to 97,79,.....

Read More
COVID-19: Active cases register increase
30 July, 2021

The active cases have increased to 4,03,840 and comprise 1.28 per cent of the total infections, while the national COVID.....

Read More
India received help from 52 countries du
30 July, 2021

Minister of State for External Affairs V Muraleedharan said in a written reply that India has imported 31.5 lakh units o.....

Read More
Japan to widen virus emergency after rec
30 July, 2021

A government panel approved the plan putting Saitama, Kanagawa and Chiba, as well as Osaka, under the state of emergency.....

Read More
Baseless, misleading: AYUSH Ministry on
30 July, 2021

The ministry issued a statement, saying some misleading claims have been made by a naturopathy-related network NICE (Net.....

Read More
Trajectory of Covid cases registering su
31 July, 2021

After showing a resurgence from mid-February and peaking in May, the trajectory of COVID-19 cases in the country is now .....

Read More
Hard-won gains at risk as Delta variant
31 July, 2021

The world is at risk of losing hard-won gains in fighting COVID-19 as the highly transmissible Delta variant spreads, bu.....

Read More
For every single COVID-19 case reported
02 Aug, 2021

For every single COVID-19 case reported in India, there were 30 cases that remained undetected or were missed, according.....

Read More
5 Percent of Covaxin royalty to ICMR rai
02 Aug, 2021

Mumbai: Bharat Biotech will pay a royalty of 5% on the net sales of Covaxin, its Covid-19 vaccine, to Indian Council of .....

Read More
Sputnik V vaccine production in India to
02 Aug, 2021

New Delhi: The production of Russia's coronavirus vaccine Sputnik V in India is expected to come fully on stream in .....

Read More
India’s 7-day avg of Covid cases c
02 Aug, 2021

Kerala reported a slight drop in fresh Covid-19 cases on Friday but numbers rose for the second straight day in Tamil Na.....

Read More
Pfizer and Moderna raise prices for COVI
02 Aug, 2021

 Pfizer Inc (PFE.N) and Moderna Inc (MRNA.O) have raised the prices of their COVID-19 vaccines in their latest Euro.....

Read More
13 states see weekly Covid cases rise
03 Aug, 2021

It is not just Kerala and its neighbouring states where Covid infections have been rising over the past few days. As man.....

Read More
Bharat Biotech's Covaxin effective again
03 Aug, 2021

Bharat Biotech's COVID-19 vaccine Covaxin (BBV152) is effective against Delta Plus (AY.1) variant of the coronavirus.....

Read More
Coronavirus did leak from China’s
03 Aug, 2021

A preponderance of evidence proves the virus that caused the COVID-19 pandemic leaked from a Chinese research facility, .....

Read More
Ministry of S&T allocated over R
04 Aug, 2021

The Ministry of Science and Technology has allocated over Rs 1,600 crore for COVID-19 related research and product devel.....

Read More
No vaccination at civic, govt centres in
04 Aug, 2021

The COVID-19 vaccination drive was suspended at civic and government-run centres in Mumbai on Wednesday due to paucity o.....

Read More
English study finds 50-60% reduced risk
04 Aug, 2021

Fully-vaccinated people have an around 50 to 60% reduced risk of infection from the Delta coronavirus variant, including.....

Read More
Novavax seeks OK for COVID vaccine in ne
06 Aug, 2021

Vaccine maker Novavax announced Thursday it has asked regulators in India, Indonesia and the Philippines to allow emerge.....

Read More
Covid-19: India in talks with various co
06 Aug, 2021

India is in talks with various nations for a mutual recognition of COVID-19 vaccination certifications, the government i.....

Read More
Preparing for worst-case scenario, setti
06 Aug, 2021

Delhi Health Minister Satyendar Jain on Thursday said the city government was preparing for the worst-case scenario in a.....

Read More
Covid-19: India’s cumulative vacci
07 Aug, 2021

The cumulative number of COVID-19 vaccine doses administered in the country has surpassed 50 crore with more than 43.29 .....

Read More
Hopeful of launching Covovax for adults
06 Aug, 2021

Serum Institute of India CEO Adar Poonawalla on Friday said he is hopeful that Covovax, another COVID-19 vaccine being m.....

Read More
SARS-CoV-2 antibodies remain stable or i
07 Aug, 2021

The levels of IgG antibodies against SARS-CoV-2 remain stable, or even increase, seven months after infection, according.....

Read More
COVID SCIENCE: Heart attack, stroke risk
07 Aug, 2021

Heart attack, stroke risks rise in COVID-19 patients COVID-19 increases patients' risks for heart attack and st.....

Read More
India’s Covid R-naught tops 1 agai
07 Aug, 2021

The delta variant, considered more contagious than chickenpox, has now pushed up the R-naught —the average number .....

Read More
Fuelled by Delta variant, US COVID-19 ca
09 Aug, 2021

US average of daily COVID-19 cases hit the highest level since February on Sunday (local time), fuelled by the Delta var.....

Read More
India sees 4% dip in weekly cases as tal
09 Aug, 2021

Weekly Covid-19 cases in the country fell by 4% after having registered a 7.5% spike last week, mainly due to a steep de.....

Read More
Covid-19: Beyond Delta, scientists are w
09 Aug, 2021

The continued spread of the SARS-CoV-2 virus has spawned a Greek alphabet of variants – a naming system used by th.....

Read More
45 PSA oxygen plants commissioned in gov
09 Aug, 2021

Forty-five PSA oxygen plants of 55.46 metric tonnes capacity have been commissioned in government hospitals in the natio.....

Read More
Israeli survey finds 3rd Pfizer vaccine
09 Aug, 2021

Most people who received a third dose of Pfizer Inc's COVID-19 vaccine felt similar or fewer side effects than they .....

Read More
Vaccination of pregnant, lactating women
10 Aug, 2021

Seeking to enhance COVID-19 vaccination coverage of pregnant and lactating women, the Delhi government on Monday issued .....

Read More
Doctors to visit every house to screen p
10 Aug, 2021

To detect COVID-19 cases, the city civic body – Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike (BBMP) – would launch a p.....

Read More
India posts 26k Covid-19 cases, lowest s
10 Aug, 2021

India reported 26,070 cases and 300 deaths on Monday, with the numbers from Assam, Jharkhand and Uttar Pradesh still awa.....

Read More
Zydus Cadila likely to get emergency use
10 Aug, 2021

Ahmedabad-based Zydus Cadila's three-dose COVID-19 vaccine ZyCoV-D is expected to get an emergency-use nod from the .....

Read More
Inovio focused on launching global COVID
10 Aug, 2021

Inovio Pharmaceuticals Inc (INO.O) is focused on launching the global late-stage trial of its COVID-19 vaccine candidate.....

Read More
Cumulative COVID-19 vaccine doses nearly
11 Aug, 2021

The cumulative COVID-19 vaccine doses administered in the country has reached nearly 52 crore, the Union health ministry.....

Read More
COVID-19: Delta Plus variant detected in
11 Aug, 2021

The Delta Plus variant of SARS-CoV2 has been detected in 86 samples in the country so far and it has not led to any expo.....

Read More
Antibody levels predictive of Moderna's
11 Aug, 2021

Antibody levels are a good predictor for how effective Moderna Inc’s COVID-19 vaccine is, according to a new study.....

Read More
Extra COVID vaccine OK for those with we
13 Aug, 2021

US regulators on Thursday said transplant recipients and others with weakened immune systems can get an extra dose of th.....

Read More
Over 54.04 crore Covid vaccine doses pro
13 Aug, 2021

More than 54.04 crore Covid vaccine doses have been provided to states and UTs so far, and 1,09,83,510 additional doses .....

Read More
U.S. shipping more than 560,000 COVID va
13 Aug, 2021

The United States has started shipping nearly 569,000 Pfizer (PFE.N) COVID-19 vaccine doses to member countries of the C.....

Read More
Clotting linked with COVID-19 vaccine ve
13 Aug, 2021

The very rare blood clots that can be caused by the Oxford/AstraZeneca coronavirus vaccine can be aggressive and deadly .....

Read More
COVID-19: Pfizer, Moderna seen reaping b
14 Aug, 2021

Drugmakers Pfizer Inc, BioNTech and Moderna Inc are expected to reap billions of dollars from COVID-19 booster shots in .....

Read More
Cumulative Covid vaccine doses cross 53
14 Aug, 2021

The cumulative number of COVID-19 vaccine doses administered in the country has crossed 53 crore, the Union Health Minis.....

Read More
Bharat Biotech Covid nasal vaccine gets
14 Aug, 2021

The first nasal vaccine against COVID-19, developed by Bharat Biotech, has received regulator’s nod for conducting.....

Read More
India has done better than any country a
16 Aug, 2021

India has done better than any country in the world as regards to affordability and the reach to the people of COVID-19 .....

Read More
COVID-19 third wave unpredictable: AIIMS
16 Aug, 2021

Talking to reporters at the Gitam Institute, where he received the Foundation Day Award in recognition of his services, .....

Read More
Japan to extend COVID-19 state of emerge
16 Aug, 2021

The Japanese government is set to extend its "state of emergency" soft lockdown in regions including Tokyo to .....

Read More
Govt puts curbs on export of Covid-19 ra
17 Aug, 2021

"The export of COVID-19 rapid antigen testing kits... has been put under restricted category, with immediate effect.....

Read More
Higher risk of Bell's Palsy after Sinova
17 Aug, 2021

(Reuters) -The risk of Bell’s Palsy, a type of facial paralysis, is higher after Sinovac Biotech Ltd’s COVID.....

Read More
Benefits of Covid vaccines far outweigh
18 Aug, 2021

The beneficial effects of COVID-19 vaccines far outweigh the risk of facial paralysis on one side of the face known as B.....

Read More
Blood clotting may be root cause of long
18 Aug, 2021

Patients with long COVID syndrome continue to have higher measures of blood clotting, which may explain their persistent.....

Read More
Pfizer submits data for third dose appro
18 Aug, 2021

WASHINGTON: Pfizer and BioNTech on Monday submitted preliminary clinical data to US health authorities as part of their .....

Read More
Vaccine nationalism could lead to increa
19 Aug, 2021

Vaccine stockpiling by nations may strongly impact global trajectories of COVID-19 case numbers, and increase the potent.....

Read More
COVID R-value drops to below 1 in countr
19 Aug, 2021

After breaching the value of one in the first week of August, the R number, which reflects how rapidly the coronavirus p.....

Read More
Over 50-cr samples tested for COVID-19 i
20 Aug, 2021

The number of samples tested for COVID-19 in the country has crossed the 50 crore-mark and in this month, the average da.....

Read More
Covid ebbing as R-value drops to below 1
20 Aug, 2021

New Delhi: After breaching the value of 1 in the first week of August, the R number, which reflects how rapidly the coro.....

Read More
Andhra Pradesh moves closer to two milli
20 Aug, 2021

Coronavirus positive cases inched closer to the two million mark in Andhra Pradesh, touching 19,98,603, with the additio.....

Read More
Pregnant women donot experience more sev
20 Aug, 2021

Pregnant and lactating women who receive the COVID-19 vaccine do not experience symptoms any more severe than their non-.....

Read More
Zydus Cadila Covid-19 vaccine ZyCoV-D ge
21 Aug, 2021

Indigenously developed Zydus Cadila COVID-19 vaccine ZyCoV-D has received approval for Emergency Use Authorisation from .....

Read More
Delhi govts medical Oxygen production pr
21 Aug, 2021

A Delhi government’s policy to make the city “self-reliant” in production of medical oxygen to tackle .....

Read More
Johnson & Johnson files applicat
21 Aug, 2021

Johnson & Johnson (J&J) on Friday said it has submitted an application to the Indian drug regulator to conduct a.....

Read More
Covid vaccination for kids may start onl
21 Aug, 2021

NEW DELHI: The government is likely to start vaccination of children against Covid-19 only by March 2022, even as three-.....

Read More
U.S. FDA aims to give full approval to P
21 Aug, 2021

Regulators were aiming to complete the process by Friday, but were still working through “a substantial amount of .....

Read More
Delhi reports 24 COVID-19 cases, positiv
23 Aug, 2021

Delhi reported zero daily deaths due to COVID-19 for the third consecutive day on Sunday and 24 new cases of the infecti.....

Read More
721 children in child care institutions
23 Aug, 2021

Over 720 children in child care institutions in 11 states and Union Territories have contracted COVID-19 till now and no.....

Read More
Taiwan's president leads way in first do
23 Aug, 2021

President Tsai Ing-wen got vaccinated with Taiwan's first domestically developed COVID-19 vaccine on Monday, giving .....

Read More
UK to begin offering COVID antibody test
23 Aug, 2021

The United Kingdom will begin offering COVID-19 antibody testing to the general public in the coming week for the first .....

Read More
Covid third wave: Paediatric beds to be
24 Aug, 2021

The West Bengal health department has decided to increase the number of paediatric beds especially at critical care trea.....

Read More
Over 57 crore COVID-19 vaccine doses pro
24 Aug, 2021

More than 57.05 crore COVID-19 vaccine doses have been provided to state and UTs so far, the Union Health ministry said .....

Read More
Covid antibody that protects against bro
24 Aug, 2021

Researchers have identified an antibody that is highly protective at low doses against a wide range of variants of the S.....

Read More
Kerala sees 10,402 new COVID-19 cases, T
24 Aug, 2021

Kerala reported 10,402 COVID-19 positive cases and 66 related deaths on Sunday, taking the total number of those affecte.....

Read More
Over 60 crore Covid vaccine doses admini
26 Aug, 2021

The cumulative number of COVID-19 vaccine doses administered in the country surpassed the 60-crore mark on Wednesday, Un.....

Read More
Study says COVID riskier for heart than
26 Aug, 2021

A study from Israel says COVID-19 carries a far higher risk of heart inflammation than Pfizer’s coronavirus vaccin.....

Read More
Taiwan to get BioNTech shots early as Ch
26 Aug, 2021

Taiwan could get its first delivery of BioNTech SE's (22UAy.DE) COVID-19 vaccines one month ahead of schedule as a d.....

Read More
Moderna withholds 1.63 million COVID-19
26 Aug, 2021

Moderna Inc said on Wednesday it has withheld supply of about 1.63 million doses of its COVID-19 vaccine in Japan after .....

Read More
NTAGI to soon chalk out roadmap to intro
26 Aug, 2021

NTAGI Chairman Dr N K Arora said it is estimated that there are around 12 crore adolescents in the age group of 12-18 ye.....

Read More
Kerala records over 30k COVID cases for
27 Aug, 2021

Kerala posted 30,007 fresh COVID-19 cases on Thursday, the second consecutive day it reported more than 30,000, and 162 .....

Read More
Increase in viral infection cases in Del
27 Aug, 2021

Hospitals across the national capital are registering a rise in the number of viral infection cases owing to change in w.....

Read More
SII informs Centre it will supply around
27 Aug, 2021

Serum Institute of India (SII) has informed the Centre that it will be able to supply around 20 crore doses of COVID-19 .....

Read More
India gifts medical oxygen plant to Nepa
27 Aug, 2021

India on Thursday donated a medical oxygen plant to Nepal as part of New Delhi’s continued commitment to the Himal.....

Read More
43% of ICUs & 75% of ventilators in
28 Aug, 2021

Even as Kerala continued to report over 30,000 positive cases for the third consecutive day, Health Minister Veena Georg.....

Read More
Over 4.05 cr Covid vaccine doses still a
28 Aug, 2021

More than 4.05 crore Covid vaccine doses are still available with states and Union Territories for inoculation, the Unio.....

Read More
Half of hospitalised Covid patients have
28 Aug, 2021

Around half the people hospitalised with COVID-19 experience at least one persistent symptom up to 12 months after the i.....

Read More
Uneven COVID-19 vaccine distribution may
28 Aug, 2021

While the global economy is still growing, the uneven distribution of vaccines is widening disparities as rich countries.....

Read More
Rise in COVID-19 cases: Plan on tests re
30 Aug, 2021

With Kerala recording over 30,000 COVID-19 cases in the last four days, Health Minister of the State Veena George on Sun.....

Read More
Maharashtra health survey: Prime focus o
30 Aug, 2021

Focus on the COVID-19 pandemic, which saw the postponement of several types of surgeries, and shortage of staff at hospi.....

Read More
First commercial batch of Covaxin releas
30 Aug, 2021

The first commercial batch of Covaxin was released on Sunday from the new plant of Bharat Biotech at Ankleshwar in Gujar.....

Read More
Singapore fully vaccinates 80% of popula
30 Aug, 2021

Singapore has fully inoculated 80% of its 5.7 million people against COVID-19, the health minister said on Sunday, becom.....

Read More
U.S. vaccine advisers unanimously favor
31 Aug, 2021

An advisory panel to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) on Monday unanimously recommended the Pfi.....

Read More
Japan's Moderna vaccine contamination wo
31 Aug, 2021

Contaminants found in vaccines in Gunma and Okinawa Contamination could be due to wrong needle extraction -ministry Ot.....

Read More
New Covid variant, C.1.2, may be more in
31 Aug, 2021

Scientists from National Institute for Communicable Diseases (NICD) and the KwaZulu-Natal Research Innovation and Sequen.....

Read More
Covid third wave could peak between Oct-
31 Aug, 2021

Manindra Agrawal, an IIT-Kanpur scientist who is part of the three-member team of experts that have been tasked with pre.....

Read More
Out of 65 crore Covid vaccine doses give
01/09/2021

The daily COVID-19 vaccinations crossed the 1 crore mark on Tuesday for the second time in five days, taking the total n.....

Read More
Himachal Pradesh achieves distinction of
01/09/2021

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will address the people of the hill state on September 6 to commemorate this achievement. .....

Read More
Monoclonal antibody treatment combo cuts
01/09/2021

The combination of the monoclonal antibody treatments -- casirivimab and imdevimab -- has been given emergency use autho.....

Read More
Over 64.36 cr Covid vaccine doses provid
01/09/2021

The ministry said that 5,42,30,546 COVID-19 vaccine doses -- balance and unutilised -- are still available with states a.....

Read More
WHO leader opposes ‘widespread&rsq
02/09/2021

The head of the World Health Organisation says he opposes ''widespread use of boosters'' for healthy peo.....

Read More
Cumulative Covid vaccine doses administe
02/09/2021

The daily vaccination tally is expected to increase with the compilation of the final reports for the day by late night,.....

Read More
Pfizer, Moderna vaccines wouldn’t
02/09/2021

Hyderabad-based Bharat Biotech, the manufacturer of COVID-19 Covaxin, said the efficacy of its vaccine would have been 8.....

Read More
Intranasal Covid vaccine phase II trial
02/09/2021

As many as 30 volunteers consisting of doctors, their family members and others were administered the first dose of the .....

Read More
India will start exporting Covid vaccine
03/09/2021

NEW DELHI: The Centre on Thursday said India would start exporting Covid-19 vaccines after its public health needs are m.....

Read More
Over half of India’s adult populat
03/09/2021

The message of vaccination must be taken to the heartland of India, he said, adding, “No one should be left behind.....

Read More
Granules India gets licence from DRDO to
03/09/2021

Developed by DRDO, 2-DG has been granted permission by Drug Controller General of India (DCGI) for emergency use as adju.....

Read More
India reports 45,352 new COVID-19 infect
03/09/2021

NEW DELHI, Sept 3 (Reuters) - India reported 45,352 new COVID-19 cases in the past 24 hours, the health ministry said on.....

Read More
DCGI nod to phase-I clinical trial of CO
04/09/2021

The firm is required to submit the revised clinical trial protocol for immunogenicity to be assessed on Day 42, instead .....

Read More
After dropping below one, Covid R-value
04/09/2021

The R-value of Kerala stood at 1.33, which is the highest number of active cases in the country. Similarly, the R-value .....

Read More
Moderna seeks EU authorization for COVID
04/09/2021

(Reuters) -Moderna Inc said on Friday it had asked the EU drugs regulator for conditional approval of a booster shot of .....

Read More
Guj HC: Depression can be classified as
04/09/2021

Depression can be classified as a serious illness, especially in the context of the COVID-19 pandemic, the Gujarat High .....

Read More
Israel to present COVID-19 booster shot
06/09/2021

JERUSALEM, Sept 5 (Reuters) - Israel this month will present data from an extensive rollout of COVID-19 vaccine booster .....

Read More
COVID-19: 30 new cases, zero death in De
06/09/2021

This is also the 24th time since the start of the second wave in the national capital that zero fatality has been report.....

Read More
Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu calls fo
06/09/2021

Naidu further emphasised that both medical education and treatment should be affordable and within the reach of the comm.....

Read More
Over 66.07 crore Covid vaccine doses pro
06/09/2021

The Union government is committed to accelerating the pace and expanding the scope of COVID-19 vaccination throughout th.....

Read More
For 3rd time in 11 days, India’s d
07/09/2021

Citing data collated till 7 pm, the ministry said the country has so far vaccinated 53,29,27,201 beneficiaries for the f.....

Read More
In just 6 days of Sept, Mumbai logs over
07/09/2021

The spike in the cases has left the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) officials worried ahead of the festive seas.....

Read More
The spike in the cases has left the Brih
07/09/2021

Cases of vector-borne diseases are usually reported between July and November, but the period may stretch till mid-Decem.....

Read More
Hetero’s Tocilizumab biosimilar ge
07/09/2021

This authorisation will enable medical practitioners to use the drug for the treatment of COVID-19 in hospitalised adult.....

Read More
Will focus on dealing with pandemic here
07/09/2021

A bench of Justices D Y Chandrachud, Vikram Nath and Hima Kohli said the petitioner NGO 'Abhinav Bharat Congress'.....

Read More
Dr Reddy’s starts supply of Sputni
08/09/22021

The development came following the announcement that Panacea Biotec supplied the first shipment of the second component .....

Read More
India’s strong, decisive decisions
08/09/22021

Inter-sectoral coordination facilitated by establishing high level inter-ministerial groups and communication with state.....

Read More
AIIMS to conduct study to ascertain pres
08/09/22021

Addressing a press conference on the 36th Eye Donation Fortnight celebration by the National Eye Bank (NEB), he said tha.....

Read More
Cumulative number of COVID-19 vaccine do
09/09/2021

More than 73 lakh (73,80,510) vaccine doses were administered till 7 pm on Wednesday. However, the daily vaccination tal.....

Read More
Molbio Diagnostics gets DCGI nod for Nip
09/09/2021

Nipah virus (NiV) is an emerging zoonotic disease that causes severe disease in humans. Signs and symptoms range from as.....

Read More
Govt develops COVID-19 vaccine tracker t
10/09/2021

Speaking at a briefing of the Union health ministry, ICMR Director General Balram Bhargava said the vaccine tracker has .....

Read More
47 medical oxygen plants with 57 MT capa
10/09/2021

The data shared during the DDMA meeting held on August 27 showed that 20 more plants were to be installed by August 31 w.....

Read More
Centre places purchase order with SII fo
10/09/2021

The source added that the ministry had placed an order for 37.50 crore doses of Covishield between August to December an.....

Read More
Percentage of Delta variant found in Del
10/09/2021

In the same month, the Alpha variant (B.1.1.7) constituted 2.3 per cent and rest of the variants in toto, comprised 6.8 .....

Read More
G20 health ministers agree on vaccine co
10/09/2021

The G20 health ministers' meeting in Italy this week is focused on building on strong cooperation and collaboration .....

Read More
Novavax expects to make available at lea
11/09/2021

Sept 10 (Reuters) - Vaccine developer Novavax Inc (NVAX.O) said on Friday at least 2 billion doses of its COVID-19 vacci.....

Read More
COVID-19 vaccines hold strong against De
11/09/2021

CHICAGO, Sept 10 (Reuters) - Three U.S. studies suggest COVID-19 vaccines offer strong protection against hospitalizatio.....

Read More
Nearly 73 crore vaccine doses administer
11/09/2021

The daily vaccination tally is expected to increase with the compilation of the final reports for the day by late in the.....

Read More
CoWIN launches new API: KYC-VS — K
11/09/2021

Over 72 crore vaccine doses have been administered since the vaccination campaign against COVID-19 was flagged off on Ja.....

Read More
Over 74 crore Covid-19 vaccine jabs admi
13/09/2021

Around 50,25,159 vaccine doses have been administered till 8 pm on Sunday, according to data from the CoWIN portal. A.....

Read More
Health ministry, ICMR have issued guidel
13/09/2021

The applications for issuing the document and for redressal of grievances shall be disposed off within 30 days of submis.....

Read More
Experts highlight benefits of natural an
13/09/2021

Launched in India for the first time as vegetarian capsules, gamma oryzanol is very quickly gaining popularity as a supe.....

Read More
Novavax expects to make available at lea
13/09/2021

Vaccine developer Novavax Inc (NVAX.O) said on Friday at least 2 billion doses of its COVID-19 vaccine would be availabl.....

Read More