Saturday, Dec 10, 2022

Covid-19 test


Jharkhand govt directs schools to suspend sports activities, morning assembly

April 25, 2022 8:11 pm

District administrations have directed to ensure random COVID-19 test of students and teachers. Morning assembly, cultural programmes, and sports activity will remain suspended in schools.

Karnataka government discontinues precautionary Covid-19 testing prior to hospitalisation

February 24, 2022 8:00 am

the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) Delhi announced that it would discontinue Covid-19 testing prior to inpatient hospitalisation and minor surgical procedures of asymptomatic persons.

Karnataka: ICMR-approved labs to send 10 per cent of all positive samples for whole genome sequencing

February 07, 2022 10:19 pm

On Monday, Karnataka logged 6,151 fresh Covid-19 cases, of which 2,718 were reported in Bengaluru alone. The state currently has 87,080 active cases.

Scientists develop test to diagnose Covid-19 within minutes, claim 98% accuracy

January 20, 2022 1:34 pm

The test uses X-ray technology combined with Artificial Intelligence to detect the presence of the coronavirus in a person.

'Here I am' - Rafael Nadal reaches Melbourne ahead of Australian Open

January 01, 2022 8:45 am

Rafael Nadal played in Abu Dhabi after spending four months on the sidelines with a long-term foot problem.

Covid-19 virus test results may vary based on time of day: Study

October 27, 2021 6:24 pm

The finding supports the hypothesis that Covid-19 acts differently in the body based on our natural circadian rhythm, which has also been implied by studies of other viral and bacterial infections, the researchers said.

Thousands of Britons may have had false negative Covid results

October 15, 2021 4:23 pm

NHS Test and Trace estimates that around 43,000 people could have been given incorrect negative PCR results between Sept 9 and Oct 12, mostly in the southwest of England.

Ravi Shastri found COVID positive in RT-PCR test as well, to isolate for 10 days: BCCI source

September 06, 2021 2:35 pm

Shastri returned positive in a lateral flow test (Rapid Antigen Test) on Sunday and on Monday, his RT-PCR test report confirmed the infection.