Tag: INSACOG

‘Delta+ unlikely to be significant for pandemic curve’

NK Arora, co-chair of INSACOG, a 28-lab consortium to monitor genomic variations in SARS-CoV-2, explains the likely Covid trajectory to Bappa Majumdar: What makes 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...

Delta reinfected several hit in first Covid wave: Study

The Covid-19 variant has increased ability to break through natural immunity barriers after infection as well as after vaccination and that too with high viral...

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...

Insacog set to scan data as Vietnam reports a hybrid variant

With Vietnam reporting detection of a new SARS-COV-2 variant which is a combination of B.1.617 (first detected in India) and B.1.117 (found first in the...

Make testing data available: 400 scientists to PM Modi | India News

NEW DELHI: Over 400 scientists from research and teaching institutes across the country have made an open appeal to the Prime Minister asking that detailed...