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Feb 13, 2018
62% Indian kids receive all basic vaccinations but country still lags far behind the likes of Bangladesh, VietnamMore Indian babies are receiving all basic vaccinations than a decade ago, a sign of better healthcare. But India still lags behind a host of emerging nations.
Jan 27, 2018
President Ram Nath Kovind launches pulse polio programme for 2018 on eve of National Immunisation DayPresident Ram Nath Kovind launched the Pulse Polio programme for 2018 by administering polio drops to children below five years at the Rashtrapati Bhavan in New Delhi
Jan 15, 2018
Most newborns are protected from Hepatitis B infection by antibodies received from the mother: StudyOver 40 million Indians are chronically infected with Hepatitis B. People can live without symptoms for years and realize later that they have an infection.
Jan 14, 2018
WHO and UNICEF to collaborate with Bangladesh to vaccinate 475, 000 Rohingya children against diphtheriaWHO, UNICEF and health sector partners are working with Bangladesh's health ministry to vaccinate more than 475,000 children in Rohingya refugee camps and temporary settlements
Dec 01, 2017
'Won't take Modi-RSS vaccine': Myths, quacks derail Malappuram vaccination drive putting lakhs of children at riskIn the Malappuram district of Kerala, health workers are threatened, abused and even physically assaulted for attempting to give a vaccine to children.
Nov 28, 2017
International Centre for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology holds a conference on vaccine research on its 30th anniversaryThe International Centre for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology started with two components, one in Italy at Trieste and the other in India at New Delhi.
Nov 24, 2017
Kerala nurse attacked during MR vaccination drive, medical bodies to observe 'black day' in protestIndian Medical Association said in a statement that they would observe a 'black day' throughout Kerala on Saturday in light of the incident
Nov 19, 2017
Congress accuses BJP in Gujarat of supplying unusable polio vaccines, demand PM initiate probeCongress accuses BJP in Gujarat of supplying unusable polio vaccines, demand PM initiate probe
Nov 02, 2017
Scientists at National Institute of Virology discover new genotype of the Dengue virusDengue virus comes in different types and each with different flavours. There are four serotypes of dengue virus — DENV-1 to 4.
Oct 30, 2017
War on dengue gets new edge: Scientists develop antiviral to tackle all four types of diseaseScientists at the New Delhi-based ICGEB are in the final stages of developing a new antiviral that promises to tackle all the four types of dengue virus.