March 09, 2021 9:11 am
While suggesting that tocilizumab may help severely ill patients, the authors also noted that the study does not support the routine use of tocilizumab in adults with Covid-19.
March 09, 2021 2:45 pm
COVID tongue is an inflammatory disorder that usually appears on the top and sides of the tongue, according to the American Academy of Oral Medicina (AAOM).
March 09, 2021 2:22 pm
The researchers conclude that data visualisations aren’t sufficient to convey the urgency of the Covid-19 pandemic, because even the clearest graphs can be interpreted through a variety of belief systems.
March 08, 2021 5:20 am
In fact, all these states — Delhi, Haryana, Gujarat, Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh — have had very similar growth trajectories in recent weeks. They show a steady decline until the first week of February, after which a turnaround has happened.
March 07, 2021 10:39 pm
India's Coronavirus cases numbers: The country's coronavirus curve reached its lowest level in the second and third weeks of February, after which it has begun to rise. In the last two days, more than 18,000 cases have been detected.
March 07, 2021 9:18 am
With few exceptions, researchers found more antibody is needed to neutralise the new variants — whether the antibodies were produced in response to vaccination or natural infection.
March 05, 2021 5:56 pm
Currently, Australia is lagging behind its target of administering at least 60,000 doses of the vaccine by the end of February.
March 05, 2021 5:07 pm
Since Johnson & Johnson revealed data showing that its vaccine, while highly protective, had a slightly lower efficacy rate than the first shots produced by Moderna and Pfizer-BioNTech, health officials have feared the new shot might be viewed by some Americans as the inferior choice.
March 05, 2021 12:26 am
Covid-19 vaccination FAQs: The Centre has come out with detailed frequently asked questions (FAQs) on Covid-19 vaccination, in an attempt to answer many questions that are being asked by the general public.
March 04, 2021 9:38 am
While all of the COVID-19 vaccines are spectacularly good at shielding people from severe illness and death, the research is unclear on exactly how well they stop the virus from taking root in an immunized person's nose and then spreading to others.
August 08, 2020 11:44 am
The government has allowed opening of yoga institutes and gymnasiums from August 5 as part of the ‘Unlock 3’ phase.
August 07, 2020 8:31 am
The spike protein of SARS-CoV-2 — the ‘corona’ in the coronavirus that causes Covid-19 disease — has just revealed new secrets. Researchers have found that the spike protein changes its form after it attaches itself to a human cell, folding in on itself and assuming a rigid hairpin shape.