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Hyderabad-based CCMB announces first potential mRNA COVID vaccine
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Hyderabad-based CCMB announces first potential mRNA COVID vaccine

Dr N Madhusudan Rao, CEO of Atal Incubation Centre at Centre for Cellular and Molecular Biology, said the mRNA platform has an advantage of flexibility unlike other vaccine platforms

Bharat Biotech must address WHO's Covaxin supply suspension to avoid EUL cancellation: MEA
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Bharat Biotech must address WHO's Covaxin supply suspension to avoid EUL cancellation: MEA

Following an inspection of the Bharat Biotech premises on 14 March for Covaxin's EUL, WHO announced the suspension of the vaccine's supply owing to deficiencies in good manufacturing practices

WHO warns Salmonellosis outbreak in US, Europe linked to chocolate products; all you need to know about the disease
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WHO warns Salmonellosis outbreak in US, Europe linked to chocolate products; all you need to know about the disease

The outbreak has been epidemiologically and molecularly linked to chocolate produced in Belgium and distributed globally to over 113 countries and territories across all WHO Regions

Moderna seeks US authorisation for COVID vaccine in children under 6
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Moderna seeks US authorisation for COVID vaccine in children under 6

Children under six are the only age group that has yet to gain access to a COVID-19 vaccine in the United States and in most countries

Biological E's Corbevax price cut to Rs 250 per dose for private centres
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Biological E's Corbevax price cut to Rs 250 per dose for private centres

Earlier, in private vaccination centres the overall cost to end-users of the vaccine was Rs 990 a dose, including taxes and administration charges

From skin lesions to tinnitus, four strange COVID-19 symptoms you might not have heard about
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From skin lesions to tinnitus, four strange COVID-19 symptoms you might not have heard about

Emerging data is increasingly showing us that COVID-19 symptoms can go beyond what you might expect from a regular cold or a flu

New Zealand prime minister Jacinda Ardern tests positive for COVID-19
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New Zealand prime minister Jacinda Ardern tests positive for COVID-19

She has already been in isolation since last Sunday, when her partner Clarke Gayford tested positive

US marks millionth COVID-19 death; ‘each an irreplaceable loss’, says President Joe Biden
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US marks millionth COVID-19 death; ‘each an irreplaceable loss’, says President Joe Biden

The announcement comes as world leaders attend a global virtual COVID summit focused on efforts to bring the pandemic under control and prepare for future health emergencies

New Thalassemia treatment techniques both encouraging and deterring: Here's why
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New Thalassemia treatment techniques both encouraging and deterring: Here's why

The management and treatment of thalassemia patients depend on the extent of severity

'Half of COVID-19 survivors show one symptom even two years after infection'
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'Half of COVID-19 survivors show one symptom even two years after infection'

According to a Lancet study, fatigue or muscle weakness were the symptoms most often reported and fell from 52 per cent at six months to 30 per cent at two years

Bharat Biotech consortium gets Rs 149 crore funding to develop 'variant proof' COVID vaccine
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Bharat Biotech consortium gets Rs 149 crore funding to develop 'variant proof' COVID vaccine

Bharat Biotech Chairman Krishna Ella said while the current vaccines are safe and effective against presently known variants, it is imperative that there is a focus on innovation for multi-epitope vaccines, where a single vaccine can protect against all future variants

Five healthy food habits that can help during pregnancy if you have a history of PCOS
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Five healthy food habits that can help during pregnancy if you have a history of PCOS

This condition refers to a hormonal disorder at reproductive age that affects the menstrual cycle

Women can keep spine healthy after 35: Here's how
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Women can keep spine healthy after 35: Here's how

The spine is crucial to overall body movement and structure and simple lifestyle changes can aid in the improvement and maintenance of long-term bone and spine health

6 Best Testosterone Booster Pills & Supplements For Men in USA (2022)
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6 Best Testosterone Booster Pills & Supplements For Men in USA (2022)

The Best in the market Testosterone Booster supplements and most effective and safe testosterone pills reviewed by experts and can buy over the counter

Oral COVID vaccine protects against disease, transmission, claims study
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Oral COVID vaccine protects against disease, transmission, claims study

The researchers noted that the study focused on the original SARS-CoV-2 virus, and new studies will be designed to test the vaccine against Omicron variants

Explained: How researchers are trying to design nanoparticles treatments for cancer
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Explained: How researchers are trying to design nanoparticles treatments for cancer

While nanomedicine has seen many successes, some researchers have been disappointed by its underwhelming overall performance in cancer

64 school students test COVID- 19 positive in Odisha's Raygada
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64 school students test COVID- 19 positive in Odisha's Raygada

Forty-four residents of Anwesha Hostel at Kotlaguda were found to be positive for COVID-19

World Thalassemia Day: Things parents of thalassemic children must know
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World Thalassemia Day: Things parents of thalassemic children must know

World Thalassemia Day highlights the stories of people who suffer from medical condition and encourages them to live their lives to the fullest

Mumbai sees 172 COVID-19 cases, no death; 94 recoveries keep active tally at 784
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Mumbai sees 172 COVID-19 cases, no death; 94 recoveries keep active tally at 784

The overall number of coronavirus tests conducted in Mumbai was 1,69,47,774 including 8,732 in the last 24 hours