COVID-19 immunity: Common element found in all SARS-CoV-2 human antibodies that neutralises the virus
Studying the 3D structures of two antibodies, researchers identified features that made them effective and promising for vaccine design.
Strictly following the pre-workout and post-workout rules can not only help you avoid gym injuries, but also save you from feeling sore after gymming
The outer layer of the SARS-CoV-2 virus contains a spike protein, also called S protein which helps the virus bind to the ACE-2 receptor cells
Race for COVID-19 vaccine: Covaxin and ZyCoV-D begin human trials in India, Moderna publishes preliminary data from phase 1
While Covaxin is an inactivated whole-virion vaccine, ZyCoV-D is a DNA-plasmid based vaccine.
Research finds three distinct immune reactions to coronavirus; severity of COVID-19 disease linked to WBCs
Based on the clinical data, researchers said, one may be able to predict a patient's immune response to COVID-19 disease, which could also help enroll different types of patients during clinical trials
Coronavirus LIVE Updates: 14-day total lockdown in Odisha's Ganjam, Khordha, Cuttack, Jajpur starting tomorrow
Coronavirus LIVE Updates: Odisha government has announced 14-day complete lockdown in Ganjam, Khordha, Cuttack, Jajpur districts and Rourkela Municipal Corporation area from 9 pm of 17 to 31 July mindnight, Odisha chief secretary Asit Tripathy said.
Serum Institute conducted a three-phase clinical trial of the vaccine in India along with trials in the West African nation of The Gambia.
These include medicines ranging from antibiotics and steroids to diarrhea pills to 79 countries on the World Bank’s list of low- and lower-middle-income nations.
Only god can save us, says Karnataka health minister B Sriramulu as state sees sharp spike in COVID-19 cases
The minister's statement came in response to Congress' charge of the state government failing to tackle coronavirus spread, but he later claimed his remarks were 'misinterpreted' by a section of the media
The coronavirus is invisible, but seemingly everywhere, requires close contact to spread, but reached around the globe faster than any pandemic in history.
Researchers offer many explanations, including rapid learning on a global scale from promptly-published clinical reports.
The technique could rescue some, if not most, of the 80 percent of lungs offered for transplant that are unusable.
IISc team develops six-dimensional COVID-19 pandemic model; predicts 66 lakh total cases by 30 Sept in 'worst case' scenario
The best-case scenario predicts a more conservative estimate of 26 lakh total cases and 4.5 lakh ongoing cases by 30 September.
ICMR approves IIT-Delhi's low-cost COVID-19 test kit Corosure, will cost Rs 650 and delivers results in three hours
IIT Delhi has given non-exclusive open licence to 10 companies for commercialising the test with a price rider of R 500 for the assay needed for testing.
IMA issues red alert for healthcare professionals after 99 doctors succumb to COVID-19, 1,302 infected
As per the IMA, a feedback system from the doctors, employees and public needs to be in place. Cleaning and sanitising protocols should be meticulously adhered to.
Disrupted health service in low-middle income countries might lead to increase in HIV, TB, malaria related deaths due to COVID-19 pandemic
Maintaining access to ART for HIV, diagnosis and treatment for TB and distribution of insecticide-treated nets to prevent malaria could mitigate the broader health impact of the virus.
Cutting across party lines, the committee members questioned why expensive medicines were often being recommended for COVID-19 treatment.
According to to the medical research body, India's daily testing capacity has increased from 1.5 lakhs on 25 May to nearly 4 lakhs now
Zydus is only the second Indian pharma firm to get DCGI's nod for human trials of its vaccine candidate.
Sonu Sood inks deal with Penguin India to pen book on his experience of helping migrants during lockdown
Sonu Sood's book will reveal the emotional and often challenging journeys the actor undertook along with the people he helped