Tag: Alpha

Alpha an uphill struggle, mutual funds file for passive, factor funds

Investors can soon choose from a wider bouquet of passive and factor funds as several fund houses including Navi Mutual Fund, Kotak MF and Mirae...

Delta variant now reported in 135 countries, global coronavirus cases could exceed 200 million by next week: WHO

The highly-transmissible Delta variant of COVID-19 has now been reported in 135 countries, according to the World Health Organization which said the cumulative number of...

How does the Delta variant dodge the immune system? Scientists find clues

The variant of the coronavirus can evade antibodies that target certain parts of the virus, according to a new study published Thursday in Nature. The...

India will soon have another wave so get one dose to as many people as you can: Top virologist

At the end of May, Dr Ravindra K Gupta, professor of clinical microbiology at the Cambridge Institute of Therapeutic Immunology and Infectious Diseases, University of...

India will want to scale up genome sequencing: Sharon Peacock, Genomics UK

India should scale up genome sequencing to find out if the coronavirus variant is mutating and whether a shift in mutation is behind decline in...

Delta variant attacked partially vaccinated, earlier infected, says Insacog Delhi study

Covid-19 infections and partial vaccinations were insufficient to withstand the outbreak of the variant of the Sar-Cov-2 virus, the first major case study by Indian...