Tag: Medical research

Researchers: Virus surge a ‘raging forest fire’ in Arkansas

Public health researchers are calling the rapid rise in coronavirus cases in Arkansas a raging forest fire, and the state’s top health official says he...

Covid-19: Govt’s 4-pronged strategy for vaccine development

The government, under the directions of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, has adopted a four-pronged strategy on a state-private sector partnership model for speeding up vaccine...

AstraZeneca vaccine may reduce spread by 67% — and protection remains over 3-month dosage gap

A single dose of the AstraZeneca AZN, -0.88% COVID-19 vaccine offers 76% protection for up to three months after the first injection and appears to...

Pfizer–BioNTech vaccine appears to protect against U.K. and South African COVID-19 strains, study finds

The COVID-19 vaccine developed by Pfizer and BioNTech appears to provide protection against the new highly contagious U.K. and South African variants, according to a...

akhilesh yadav: Don’t mistrust scientists efficiency but BJP’s “unscientific taali thaali mentality”: Akhilesh Yadav

Lucknow: A day after Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav received widespread flak for refusing to get “BJP’s vaccine” as he did not “trust it”, he...

Covid-19 may lead to declines in life expectancy globally, study finds

London: The COVID-19 pandemic could cause a short-term decline in life expectancy in the severely affected areas of the world, unless the spread of the...

‘India had far more Covid cases than official count’

New Delhi: India had an estimated 6.4 million coronavirus cases in early May, according to a survey conducted by the Indian Council of Medical Research...