Maharashtra caps prices of masks, Calcutta HC modifies Durga Puja order; COVID-19 tally at 76.50 lakh
The ministry said that 78 percent of the 54,044 new cases of COVID-19 registered in a span of 24 hours are concentrated in ten states and Union Territories
Male, elderly patients with severe COVID-19 may have higher levels of antibodies in their plasma, reveals study
Scientists said that a possible explanation for this could be that due to severe disease, the inflammatory response in the body gets accelerated, recruiting more B-cells to fight the infection. This consequently results in more antibody production
ICMR's second sero-survey shows India far from achieving herd immunity against COVID-19, says Harsh Vardhan
The health minister also said that the medical research body was investigating cases of coronavirus reinfection, but added that the number of such cases is negligible
Maharashtra govt launches 'world's largest' plasma therapy project for COVID-19 patients; trials to be held in 21 medical colleges
The project, titled 'Platina', is the largest convalescent plasma therapy-cum-trial project in the world, a state medical education department official said
Coronavirus Outbreak: What is plasma therapy? Is it the miracle cure the world has been waiting for?
ICMR has given Kerala their approval to conduct a clinical trial for plasma therapy on critically ill patients in its hospitals.