Health  /  Published 24.03.20

Global race to develop vaccine

WHO has also launched SOLIDARITY, a worldwide effort to isolate regulator approved drugs that work for other diseases...
By Penny MacRae

India  /  Published 12.03.20

Covid-19 vaccine months away

Pune scientists make advancements...
By G.S. Mudur in New Delhi

World  /  Published 10.03.20

More money for virus vaccine hunt

CEPI said extra funding brought its total investment to $23.7 million...
By Reuters in London

Health  /  Published 02.01.20

Vaccine dose tweak hope in TB care

It can protect children from TB meningitis and other severe forms of TB, but is less effective in adolescents and adults...
By G.S. Mudur in New Delhi

Health  /  Published 18.11.19

Most anti-vaccine ads on Facebook funded by just two organisations: Study

The study showed that Facebook's efforts to improve transparency have actually led to the removal of ads promoting vaccination and communicating scientific findings...
By PTI in Washington


India  /  Published 19.10.19

Survey sounds rabies treatment alert

A WHO panel estimated last year that about 20,000 people die from rabies in India every year...
By G.S. Mudur in New Delhi

West Bengal  /  Published 28.07.19

Curb indoor pollution to prevent flu: Doctors

In Bengal, 1,000 people were infected till June 2 and 25 died...
By Subhajoy Roy in Calcutta

India  /  Published 16.07.19

ICMR launches TB vaccine trial

The last TB vaccine trial for BCG was done in the 1970s...
By The Telegraph in New Delhi

Health  /  Published 06.06.19

Deal on Nipah compassionate response

Nipah virus has caused multiple outbreaks in Bangladesh and 3 in India — Bengal in 2001 and 2007 and Kerala in 2018...
By G.S. Mudur in New Delhi

India  /  Published 11.02.19

Modi vaunts vaccine boost

I formulated new strategies and started Mission Indradhanush, which reached 3.4 crore children: Modi...
By Piyush Srivastava in Lucknow


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