Indian Council of Medical Research Director-General Dr Balram Bhargava said on the first day the test will be negative as it takes time for the virus to grow in the human body
Swiss govt says fully vaccinated persons from India can enter country without COVID-19 test or quarantine
Those who have neither been vaccinated nor have recovered must present a negative PCR test or rapid antigen test and go into quarantine on entry
Built around performances, full of singing and shouting, and with the biggest crowd of any awards show, the Grammys seem uniquely wrong for a world still in the coronavirus pandemic.
People arriving from Maharashtra Kerala, Chhattisgarh, MP and Punjab will have to show a negative RT-PCR test from 27 February to 15 March
Google Trends 2020: IPL overtakes coronavirus to become most searched topic; everything that trended in India this year
While coronavirus was among the top 10 Google trends globally, Indian Premier League came out on top in India, even beating terms relating to the US Presidential election 2020
Scientists at IISc are developing a Covid-19 test based on Raman spectroscopy, artificial intelligence
Using AI and deep learning, the Covid-19 detection process will be automated, rapid and won't require any extraction procedure.
The new diagnostic test can generate a positive or negative result, as well as measure the viral load, or concentration of virus, in the sample.
Moderna files for emergency use authorisation of COVID-19 vaccine; Rajasthan announces lockdown in containment zones
The total coronavirus cases mounted to 94,31,691 with 38,772 new infections on Monday, while the toll climbed to 1,37,139 after 443 more fatalities reported
The CRISPR Feluda COVID-19 test was given approved for use by the Indian Council of Medical Research in September.
According to govt officials, the Hong Kong government has barred Mumbai-Hong Kong flights from 28 October to 10 November
The quick tests, to be distributed in 133 countries over the next six months, are not the most reliable but are fast, cheap and easy to carry out.
Marandi recently returned from Delhi and was supposed to go on a four-day tour of Dumka on Saturday, state BJP spokesperson Saroj Singh said
This test uses an indigenously-developed, cutting-edge CRISPR technology for detecting the virus' genome sequence
Patel had undergone COVID-19 test after one of his attendants was detected with the infection on Thursday
The FDA suggested that the problem could be related to incorrect use of equipment used in preparing samples for processing.
No fresh COVID-19 test on Amit Shah, clarifies MHA after Manoj Tiwari claims home minister tested negative for coronavirus
A Home Ministry official said when a test will be done, everyone will be informed. He also asked everyone not to speculate on the home minister's health
Due to clinical trials, data testing, COVID-19 vaccine cannot be expected before early 2021: CCMB Director Rakesh Mishra
CCMB is currently doing 400-500 tests per day and sent proposals to ICMR to undertake a new method which will consume less time and manpower.
Coronavirus pandemic: Test, test, test, the WHO has exhorted the world; how has India fared and is the ICMR paying heed?
The coronavirus epidemic exists only to the extent it has been clinically confirmed in people who have been tested for it, a fact worth repeating in the Indian context. It’s the only means we have of understanding how much and how fast the disease has spread
Amazon to receive only vital supplies in US, Europe warehouses to free up inventory space for medical, household goods amid COVID-19 outbreak
In a note sent to sellers on Tuesday, Amazon said it is seeing increasing online shopping demand. As its household staples and medical supplies are running out of stock, it will prioritize certain categories in order to “quickly receive, restock, and ship these products to customers.”
Coronavirus pandemic: All you need to know about where India stands on testing of virus, and what lies ahead
India has conducted only 9,100 tests for coronavirus as of 16 March, which is less than the daily tests South Korea is doing currently.