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'No COVID-19 vaccines before 2021,' Indian S&T Ministry then retracts timeline
New Delhi (ISJ): India's apex biomedical research body has partnered with private lab Bharat Biotech to bring the country's first vaccine for COVID-19 'for public use latest by 15 August, 2020.' The short deadline had invited criticism from the scient...6 July 2020 4:51 PM GMT
Coronavirus to stay with us for long; Vaccine expected only by 2021-22: WHO Chief Scientist
New Delhi (ISJ): India has seen an exponential growth of Coronavirus cases, despite a prolonged lockdown. According to a data scientist, the burden of cases in the country is expected to cross seven lakhs by the end of first week of July. As on 27...27 Jun 2020 5:08 AM GMT
No evidence of benefit by Chloroquine or HCQ to COVID-19 patients: Lancet
New Delhi (ISJ): A large observational study suggests, treatment with anti-malarial drug chloroquine or its analogue hydroxychloroquine (HCQ), taken with or without the antibiotics azithromycin or clarithromycin, offers no benefit for patients with CO...22 May 2020 2:45 PM GMT
Indian lab develops COVID-19 test kit, cheaper and faster
N.B. Nair Thiruvananthapuram (ISJ): An Indian centre for advanced medical specialities and technologies has developed a cheap diagnostic kit for COVID-19, which is capable of detecting the infection just in 10 minutes. Sree Chitra Tirunal Ins...18 April 2020 12:11 PM GMT
Closure of schools, workplaces in Wuhan limited COVID19 cases: Study
New Delhi (ISJ): A day after Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced a nationwide lockdown, international medical journal Lancet released a modelling study, confirming physical distancing in Wuhan, China has considerably helped reduce the number...26 March 2020 4:37 AM GMT
Is an Ayurvedic response to the COVID-19 outbreak called for?
Dr. Rammanohar. P* Thiruvananthapuram (ISJ): The next days will be crucial for India as the outbreak of the COVID-19 could very well explode into a catastrophic epidemic. As far as India is concerned, the large population, high population density, ...21 March 2020 5:50 AM GMT