Saturday, February 4th, 2023

Category: COVID-19

Advisory after reviewing the covid situation: States cautious, Karnataka makes masks must indoors. Read more

Covid-appropriate behavior is some of the measures being taken by states amid worries over the spread of the Omicron variant that has caused a new surge in Covid-19 cases in China. Karnataka has made...

Scientists are working with manufacturers Serum Institute of India and Bharat Biotech on next generation covid-19 vaccines.

Scientists from the department of biotechnology are working with manufacturers Serum Institute of India and Bharat Biotech on next generation covid-19 vaccines. A single dose without any need for boosters to protect against new...

What do the current data on Covid-19 show?

Anecdotal evidence has been increasing about a new spread of coronavirus infections. More people seem to be falling sick with Covid-19 than in the recent past. However, almost no one is ending up in...

Covaxin booster dose can enhance efficacy against all variants: ICMR Study.

A study done by ICMR’s National Institute of Virology (NIV-Pune) has revealed that; a booster dose of COVAXIN will enhance its efficacy against the Delta variant. The dose can further give protection against the...

Norovirus: Two lower primary school students were infected.

Two lower primary school students in Thiruvananthapuram were found infected with norovirus. The virus has vomiting, diarrhoea and fever-like symptoms. Norovirus is highly contagious and can be transmitted through contaminated food, water, and surfaces....

India Reports Biggest Jump In Covid Cases

India reported 4,041 new Covid infections today; the highest single-day jump since March 11. It is stoking fears of another wave building up in some parts of the country that has eased almost all...

No one can be forced to take the vaccine: The Supreme Court.

No one can be forced to take the vaccine, the Supreme Court said in a landmark decision on India’s Covid vaccine policy. The SC also directed the central government to publish reports on the...

No 4th wave, only local surges so far: ICMR

Recent Covid data indicate only localized spikes in some districts and not the onset of a widespread 4th wave. Dr. Samiran Panda, additional director general of the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR), told. ...

The world’s first Molecular-Level Analysis of Omicron. Know what does UBC researcher says?

According to Dr. Sriram Subramaniam, professor in the UBC faculty of medicine’s department of biochemistry and molecular biology, Omicron has a higher binding affinity than the original SARS-CoV-2 virus, with levels that are comparable...

Choosing a Covid-19 booster vaccination. Complete information is here.

Most people are worried to choose the boosters which is important. On Monday, the government started giving a “precautionary” dosage of the Covid-19 vaccination to susceptible populations, such as those over 60 and with...