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Covid third wave by August-end, PM Modi asks states to be proactive | Oneindia News
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ICMR study: 16% Covishield dosed samples don’t have antibodies for Delta variant | Oneindia News
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ICMR says single dose of vaccine enough for Covid survivors against Delta variant | Oneindia News
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Covaxin neutralizes both Alpha & Delta variants of coronavirus: US Institute| Oneindia News
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Covid-19 potential third wave expected to be milder than second wave because...| Oneindia News
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Nipah virus scare in Maharashtra after bats found with antibodies | Oneindia News
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Uttarakhand govt probe alleged fake Covid reports of Kumbh visitors; ICMR flags case | Oneindia News
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Prashant Kishor's life to inspire webseries helmed by SRK's production house? | Oneindia News
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CBSE class 12th exams cancelled, 'decision taken in the interest of students'| Oneindia News
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67.6% population above 6 yrs found to have Covid antibodies in 4th national serosurvey, Lok Sabha toldOf India's population above the age of six, 67.6 percent have developed antibodies against Covid-19, found the Indian Council of Medical Research's (ICMR) fourth national serosurvey done between June..
Kids handle virus better, open primary schools first: ICMR
Once India starts reopening schools, it will be wise to begin with primary section: ICMR chiefOnce India starts reopening schools, it will be wise to begin with the primary section as children have a lower number of ace receptors to which virus attaches, making them much better at handling..
Two-third Indians have COVID-19 antibodies, over 40 crore still at risk: GovtThe fourth national COVID-19 sero survey by ICMR showed there is a ray of hope but no room for laxity.
'40 crore Indians still vulnerable to Covid': Details of ICMR's 4th sero survey
Two shots helped cut deaths by 95% in 2nd wave: ICMR
Two vaccine doses given to police personnel successful in preventing 95% Covid deaths: ICMR study
COVID-19 third wave likely to hit India by the end of August, says ICMR - Details insideDelta and Delta Plus variants, found now in more than 111 nations, initially surfaced in India but will not affect the COVID-19 third wave in any way
ICMR study on Tamil Nadu police personnel reaffirms effectiveness of COVID vaccines in preventing deathThis study is significant because of its potential to further dispel the myths over vaccines.
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Govt: Studying efficacy of third vaccine doseThe third booster dose of Covid vaccine is still in scientific ideation stage and the focus currently is on vaccinating the priority population, the government said as India crossed another milestone..
Targeted vaccination drive a better strategy: ICMR study“Smart vaccination” approaches that target the vulnerable population — in the context of the Indian Covid-19 epidemic — make for a smarter public health choice than mass vaccination, a..
PIL on Ganga water: HC issues notices to Central govt, ICMR
With nod for vaccine in pregnancy, crores of families will breathe easyLast Friday, India finally allowed Covid vaccines for pregnant women. After firmly refusing to vaccinate them for months, the government swung to the opposite view that they “can and should” be..
Apart from Delta, Delta Plus too should be treated as variant of concern: Former ICMR chief scientist
India achieves milestone of conducting 40 crore Covid-19 tests: ICMR
Third-wave unlikely to be as severe as second wave: ICMR study
ICMR study says COVID-19 third wave 'unlikely to be as severe' as the second waveResearchers also noted that scaling up COVID-19 vaccination efforts could play an important role in mitigating these and future waves of the disease.
ICMR, NIV to study if vaccines in India can neutralise Delta Plus variant of coronavirus
Cases among pregnant women, new moms doubled in 2nd wave: StudySymptomatic cases of Covid-19 were significantly higher at 28.7% among pregnant and post-partum women during the second wave, compared with the first wave when the proportion was 14.2%, a comparative..
States record Covid toll as per ICMR: Centre on 'speculative' report that India suffered 5-7 times excess deaths
'National sero survey not enough': ICMR asks states to conduct their own
Covid-19 roundup: ICMR to conduct national sero survey, several states extend curbs and more
Meril receives nod from ICMR for its indigenous Covid-19 self-test kitThe company's indigenous home-use rapid antigen test kits 'CoviFind' will expand access to Covid-19 testing, while also helping the nation meet the demand for increased and frequent screening to curb..
Covishield produces more antibodies than Covaxin, finds studyCovishield, from the Oxford-AstraZeneca stable, is manufactured by the Serum Institute of India in Pune. Covaxin is the indigenously manufactured vaccine by Hyderabad-based Bharat Biotech in..
ICMR invites researchers to contribute to scientific knowledge related to Covid-19
How effectively do vaccine prevent serious cases? ICMR to find out
Monoclonal antibodies to treat Covid patients should always be used in pairs to minimise mutation formation: Former ICMR DG
How long should you wait for surgery after recovering from COVID-19? ICMR gives suggestionsExperts believe that the effect of surgery on patients recovering from COVID-19 may vary and will depend on their health.
Wait 6 weeks for surgery after Covid, says ICMRRecovered Covid patients opting for non-urgent or elective surgeries are being asked by surgeons to go for repeat RT-PCR/antigen tests as part of pre-operative protocols.
Over half of Covid patients with secondary infection die: ICMROveruse of antibiotics and superbugs could be worsening the Covid-19 pandemic in India, according to an ICMR study across 10 hospitals, including two (Sion and Hinduja) in Mumbai. The study showed that..
ICMR to examine effectiveness of AstraZeneca's Covishield and Bharat Biotech's Covaxin
Maybe relook advisory barring repeat of RT-PCR on Covid positive patients: HC to ICMR
Coronavirus: Are jabs helping? ICMR seeks hospitalisation data from states
'Miracle' Covid cure? Krishnapatnam Ayurvedic medicine to be sent to ICMR
Ayurvedic medicine touted as miracle cure for Covid-19 to be sent to ICMR to test efficacy
Black Fungus: Rare case of brain infection recorded in Gujarat, 1 deadAdvisory issued by the Indian Council of Medical Research for mucormycosis does not mention symptoms like fits and brain edema.
‘Covaxin shots gap unchanged as protection after 1st dose not high’Explaining the government decision to make a three month interval mandatory for Covishield, ICMR head Dr Balram Bhargava said the immunity post the first shot was found to be quite strong. He said a..
COVID-19 patients may suffer from diabetes, says ICMRHe added that DRDO's COVID-19 drug 2-DG is suitable for patients with mild and moderate levels of coronavirus but not suitable for critical patients.
India reports 2,76,070 new COVID-19 cases, 3,874 deaths in last 24 hoursAs per the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR), a total of 32,23,56,187 samples have been tested for COVID-19 up to May 19.
COVID-19: Rapid Antigen home test kit gets approval - know guidelines and method of useICMR has made it clear that only symptomatic people and immediate contacts of people who tested positive in the laboratory should use the home test.
ICMR approves home-based RAT kit for Covid testingThe Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) has approved a home-based rapid antigen testing (RAT) kit for Covid-19, which will be soon available in the market and can be used for detecting positive..
ICMR gives nod for home-based Covid-19 rapid antigen test
Plasma therapy no longer part of Covid-19 treatment, says ICMRThe use of convalescent plasma therapy for treating Covid patients has been dropped from Clinical Management Guidelines, the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) said on Monday. Last week, the..
Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath visits Aligarh Muslim University after several faculty deathsUttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath on Thursday visited AMU’s Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College to review the prevailing Covid-19 situation in the varsity where deaths of several staff..
Covid-19: Most of country should remain locked down for 6-8 weeks, ICMR chief saysThe head of the main Indian health agency responding to the coronavirus has said districts reporting a high number of infections should remain locked down for another six to eight weeks to control the..
ICMR for more RAT use to scale up testing
Youth getting slightly more affected in Covid second wave as they might have begun going out: ICMR
India conducting 18-20 lakh Covid tests a day: ICMR
How to prevent Mucormycosis? Dos and don'ts for black fungus in COVID patientsAn advisory by ICMR stated that Mucormycosis mainly affects people who are on medication that reduces their ability to fight environmental pathogens.