Govt Removes Plasma Therapy As Treatment Of Covid-19 Among Adults

Govt Removes Plasma Therapy As Treatment Of COVID-19 Among Adults A government-appointed task force on Covid-19 on Monday removed plasma therapy from the treatment protocol for adult Covid-19 patients. In the revised clinical guidelines for management of adult Covid-19 patients, use of convalescent plasma therapy has been removed even as an ‘off label treatment. Until…

Amid worsening covid19 situation, govt waives import duties of Remdesivir API, injections and specific inputs.

New Delhi – Amid the worsening COVID-19 situation in the country, the government has waived the import duty on Remdesivir API, injections and specific inputs. The import of¬†Remdesivir Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients¬†(API), injections and specific inputs have been made import duty-free till October 31 amid the ongoing surge in COVID-19 cases in the country, the government…

Coronavirus – World Health Organisation lauds India’s COVID19 response

Coronavirus – World Health Organisation lauds India’s COVID19 response World Health Organisation (WHO), on Wednesday, lauded India over its handling of coronavirus situation and said that the country is responding “with utmost urgency” to COVID-19 from the beginning. Dr Poonam Khetrapal Singh, WHO Regional Director, South-East Asia further said that India has been regularly strengthening…

Covid-19 cannot be transmitted from mosquitoes to humans – Study

#quickclarity #news #article #india #latestnews #livenews #breakingnews #worldnews #internationalnews Covid-19 cannot be transmitted from mosquitoes to humans – Study #NewYork – Do mosquitoes carry the novel coronavirus and can they transmit Covid-19 to humans? Maybe not. In a new study, the researchers have confirmed that Covid-19 virus cannot be transmitted to people by mosquitoes. The…

AIIMS panel nod to human clinical trial of Covaxin

#quickclarity #news #article #india #latestnews #livenews #breakingnews #worldnews #internationalnews AIIMS panel nod to human clinical trial of Covaxin The AIIMS Ethics Committee on Saturday gave its nod for a human clinical trial of the indigenously developed COVID-19 vaccine candidate Covaxin following which the premier hospital is likely to begin the exercise by enrolling healthy volunteers…

Aishwarya Rai and Aaradhya Bachchan Admitted To Nanavati Hospital After Mild Symptoms Of Covid-19

Aishwarya Rai and Aaradhya Bachchan Admitted To Nanavati Hospital After Mild Symptoms Of Covid-19 Bollywood actress Aishwarya Rai Bachchan and her daughter Aaradhya Bachchan have been admitted to Mumbai’s Nanavati Hospital after experiencing mild fever, say reports. Her husband Abhishek Bachchan and father-in-law Amitabh Bachchan are already admitted in the same hispital after testing positive…

Growth of daily coronavirus cases slowing down in India, say officials

Growth of daily coronavirus cases slowing down in India, say officials There is some good news in store for Indians amid the coronavirus doom. Even as the coronavirus cases reached 9,36,181 on Wednesday after an addition of 29,429 COVID-19 cases in the last 24 hours, officials said that there has been a progressive decline in…

Moderna COVID-19 vaccine can produce immune response against coronavirus – Study

Moderna COVID-19 vaccine can produce immune response against coronavirus – Study According to the study, the investigational vaccine — mRNA-1273 — induced immune responses against the novel coronavirus SARS-CoV-2 in all participants, “and no trial-limiting safety concerns were identified.” (Representational Image) An experimental COVID-19 vaccine developed by the American biotech company Moderna prompted neutralising antibody…

Donald Trump tweets – Great news on vaccines!

Donald Trump tweets – Great news on vaccines! Greater news on vaccines, US President Donald Trump on Wednesday tweeted as Biotech firm Moderna Inc’s experimental vaccine for COVID-19 showed it was safe and provoked immune responses in all 45 health volunteers in an ongoing early stage. Published in The New England Journal of Medicine, the…

Sourav Ganguly in home quarantine after elder brother tests COVID-19 positive

Sourav Ganguly in home quarantine after elder brother tests COVID-19 positive By PTI KOLKATA: BCCI president Sourav Ganguly on Wednesday went into home quarantine after his elder brother and Cricket Association of Bengal (CAB) joint secretary Snehasish Ganguly tested positive for COVID-19. Snehasish, a former Bengal first-class player, has been admitted to the Belle Vue…