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Mar 30, 2020
Can those who test negative still spread COVID-19?Asymptomatic carriers may be more than previously imagined, and they may be responsible for ‘viral shedding’ and disease transmission.
Mar 27, 2020
Coronavirus Outbreak: How COVID-19 testing kits work and new testing tech currently in developmentA major aim for innovators currently is designing multiple lab tests to be performed in one small, portable and rapid device.
Mar 26, 2020
Coronavirus Outbreak: Singapore researchers are developing a COVID-19 test that can diagnose infection in 5 minThe method 'photocopies' the virus's genetic material millions of times, and does it at rates of millions of copies a minute.
Mar 24, 2020
Rapid coronavirus test with 45-min detection time gets fast-tracked, greenlit by US FDA; will be rolled out starting 30 MarchCepheid's rapid Covid-19 test is designed to work on any of the company's 23,000+ automated GeneXpert Systems worldwide.
Mar 23, 2020
German scientists decode coronavirus SARS-CoV2 architecture, may accelerate drug developmentA team of scientists has now found a promising approach towards understanding the COVID-19 virus better which could help in creating drugs to combat it
Mar 23, 2020
Coronavirus outbreak: LIC extends premium payment deadline to 15 April even as government orders lockdownIn a move to ease the pressure on policyholders amid the coronavirus pandemic, Life Insurance Corporation (LIC) has extended the deadline for paying premium
Mar 20, 2020
Italy records highest coronavirus toll in one day with 627 deaths; 'you are not invincible', WHO tells youthThe US warned Americans to avoid all international travel and told citizens abroad to return now or face an 'indefinite' absence as coronavirus pandemic toll surpassed 10,000 people worldwide on Friday
Mar 18, 2020
West Bengal reports first case of COVID-19, number of cases in India rises to 147, Malaysia goes into lock-downThe Ministry of Health and Family Welfare has added a national toll-free helpline (number 1075) to address queries about the infection.
Mar 17, 2020
India to allow NABL-accredited private labs to conduct coronavirus testing; ICMR appeals facilities to offer diagnosis at 'no cost'There are 72 functional Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) laboratories conducting tests for coronavirus, ICMR director general Balram Bhargava said.