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2021: A magical bridge across troubled waters

The enhanced vaccine cover will, we hope, diminish social and economic disruptions.

31 Dec 2020 4:43 AM

Shobhaa De | Little cheer at Xmas time, hope for a healthier 2021

As the lucky survivors of this deadly scourge, let us raise a glass to a better, healthier, saner future!

26 Dec 2020 12:59 PM

DCGI issues notice to Serum Institute over AstraZeneca's trial suspension

DGCI sought an immediate reply, saying else "it shall be construed that you have no explanation to offer and action will be taken"

10 Sep 2020 10:29 AM

Serum Institute begins phase 2 clinical trial of Oxford COVID vaccine

In all 25 candidates will given the vaccine in the next seven days, according to Dr Lalwani

26 Aug 2020 5:01 PM

Novavax announces COVID-19 vaccine supply deal with Serum Institute

Novavax reported that its experimental vaccine produced high levels of antibodies against coronavirus in a small, early-stage clinical trial

06 Aug 2020 10:16 AM

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Debunking rumours of profiteering off the pandemic, Bill Gates wants to get the truth out

Fabricated news articles crafted by conspiracy theorists targeting Gates have gained traction online with hundreds of thousands of believers

24 Jul 2020 5:22 PM

Seven Indian pharma players race to develop vaccine for deadly coronavirus

Leading vaccine major Serum Institute of India has said that it is hoping to develop a COVID-19 vaccine by the year-end

19 Jul 2020 4:08 PM

South Africa reports another record daily of confirmed virus cases

The African continent overall has more than 433,000 confirmed virus cases, while South Africa alone has 2,900 casualties due to virus

04 Jul 2020 1:23 PM

Japan struggles to find patients to enroll in clinical trials

Slowing new infections has led to a shortage of patients to enroll in trials, which are underway for more than a dozen potential vaccines

24 Jun 2020 12:17 PM

‘Great news’: WHO responds to dexamethasone trial results

Researchers share initial results of the trial with WHO, “and we are looking forward to the full data analysis in the coming days,” it said

17 Jun 2020 12:23 PM

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Beijing schools closed again as city finds 31 more virus cases

The new cases have raised fears of a second wave of infections as China had largely brought its domestic outbreak under control

17 Jun 2020 8:27 AM

US, Europe weighs reopening risks sans vaccine

Health experts say the world could be months, if not years, away from having a vaccine available to everyone

18 May 2020 12:23 PM

Covid19 vaccine may never be found, warns UK PM Boris Johnson

A mass vaccine or treatment may be more than a year away, said Johnson

12 May 2020 4:18 PM

Chinese hackers stealing research on coronavirus vaccine: FBI

The hackers are also targeting information and intellectual property on treatments and testing for COVID-19

12 May 2020 11:27 AM

Lab-grown mini human organs may play key role in Covid19 drug development: Scientists

The tiny organs have previously helped scientists understand how the Zika virus, an emerging mosquito-borne pathogen

07 May 2020 2:31 PM

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Dengue virus has become resistant to certain vaccines

Virus causing dengue mutates, develops resistance to vaccines.

22 Sep 2019 12:05 PM

Possibility of a HIV vaccine

Researchers recently found new clues that could lead to the development of a vaccine to control HIV.

02 Feb 2019 1:17 PM

Scientists to test tailor-made vaccine tech to fight epidemics

Vaccine platform is system that uses same basic components as backbone and can be adapted to immunise against different diseases.

10 Dec 2018 10:26 AM

Scientists develop anthrax, plague vaccine amid bioterror attack threat

Tests on animals showed the vaccine worked, even if they were infected with a deadly dose of either of the two killer pathogens.

17 Oct 2018 1:24 PM

HPV vaccination not linked with rise in teen risky sex

HPV infections usually go away on their own, but sometimes they persist and can cause certain cancers.

16 Oct 2018 9:07 AM

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