As a result, there may be a narrower window of opportunity for S2 antibodies to neutralise the virus than for antibodies that target the S1 area.
July 28, 2022
On the global scenario, the INSACOG said two recombinant variants - XD and XE - are being closely monitored worldwide.
April 28, 2022
The first cases of the Delta variant first came to light in India in October last year. The variant is also generally blamed for the explosive rise in Covid-19 cases across the country.
November 12, 2021
While there was discomfort exercising with a mask, it did not raise any health issues, revealed the study published online in JAMA Network Open.
July 4, 2021
INSACOG has informed that the Delta Plus variant has characteristics of increased transmissibility, stronger binding to receptors of lung cells and potential reduction in monoclonal antibody response.
June 23, 2021
New York, April 18 : An experimental oral antiviral drug has shown potential in prevention and treatment of…
April 18, 2021
New York: Researchers have discovered that SARS-CoV-2 can directly infect the central nervous system and have begun to…
January 14, 2021
Viral particles could be detected in air especially in closed rooms where COVID positive individuals had spent longer periods, even after two hours of their exit from the room and at distances greater than two meters as well.
January 5, 2021
Both Pfizer and Moderna’s COVID-19 vaccines, which are waiting for the approval of the regulatory body, are based on mRNA technology.
November 20, 2020
Currently, scientists, health researchers and drugmakers all over the world are racing to produce a safe and effective vaccine against coronavirus.
October 16, 2020
New York: Researchers, including one of Indian-origin, have found that SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes Covid-19, can relieve…
October 4, 2020
AIIMS director Dr Randeep Guleria said what we thought of as viral pneumonia has a lot of other manifestations which goes beyond the lungs
August 27, 2020
The rapid molecular test is highly accurate and easy to use, making it a prime candidate for use in settings with limited testing capabilities, according to the researchers.
August 14, 2020
US President Donald Trump and Secretary of State Mike Pompeo earlier said that the virus might have originated in a laboratory in China.
July 4, 2020
New York, July 1 : A team of US scientists, led by an Indian-origin researcher revealed that SARS-CoV-2…
July 1, 2020
The overall clinical results indicate that the Ad5-nCoV has potential to prevent diseases caused by SARS-CoV-2.
June 29, 2020
Covid-19 is not going to completely vanish. Like HIV, we shall learn to live with it and also contain it through vaccines and drugs, hopefully soon.
June 28, 2020
"Our approach, if successful, could lead to protection against not only SARS-CoV-2 but also other coronaviruses that might emerge in the future," said study lead author Mark Yarmarkovich.
June 9, 2020
They use Vero cells - kidney epithelial cell lines from green African monkey, which express ACE-2 proteins and carry a mutation that allows them to proliferate indefinitely.
May 28, 2020
Washington, May 6 Top US infectious disease expert Anthony Fauci said that SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes COVID-19,…
May 6, 2020