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India2, Aug 2020, 2:16 PM
Coronavirus: ICMR plans to set up registry of hospitalised COVID-19 patients across the country
The ICMR in collaboration with the health ministry and the AIIMS is planning to set up the National Clinical Registry which will help researchers and policy makers understand lot of things in improving COVID-19 treatment
WORLD2, Aug 2020, 12:19 PM
Coronavirus: Low-cost moist heat treatment of N-95 masks eliminates COVID-19, finds study
In the study, the researchers tested four common models of N95 masks at various temperatures and humidity levels to determine whether the virus could be detected on the treated masks.
India30, Jul 2020, 2:06 PM
COVID-19 may increase risk of blood clots in pregnant women, warn scientists
According to the researchers, including those from the Tufts University School of Medicine in the US, one of the many complications of COVID-19 is the formation of blood clots in previously healthy people
WORLD28, Jul 2020, 5:42 PM
Researchers find evidence of SARS-CoV-2 exposure in cats, dogs in Italy
While no animals tested PCR positive for the virus itself, 3.4% of dogs and 3.9% of cats in Italy had measurable SARS-CoV-2 neutralising antibodies, the researchers said
India25, Jul 2020, 6:18 PM
Coronavirus: IIT Kharagpur researchers invent new technology for COVID-19 rapid testing
The test results - COVID positive or COVID negative - will be sent to the patient’s mobile through a smart phone app.
WORLD25, Jul 2020, 2:55 PM
Coronavirus: Researchers identify 21 existing drugs that could treat COVID-19
In the study, the research team performed extensive testing and validation studies, including evaluating the drugs on human lung biopsies that were infected with the virus.
India24, Jul 2020, 8:06 PM
Homemade face masks may need at least two layers to stop COVID-19 spread: Study
Researchers compared the effectiveness of single and double-layer cloth face coverings with a surgical face mask at reducing droplet spread.
WORLD17, Jul 2020, 9:12 AM
Coronavirus: US study shows hydroxychloroquine ineffective against mild COVID-19
"Hydroxychloroquine did not substantially reduce symptom severity or prevalence over time in non-hospitalized persons with early COVID-19," the researchers wrote in an article to be published in the Annals of Internal Medicine journal on Thursday.
WORLD14, Jul 2020, 9:39 AM
Coronavirus: Scientists identify 2 antibodies from llamas that can neutralise COVID-19
According to the researchers, these small antibodies are currently being developed against SARS-CoV-2 as research tools and potential therapeutics
WORLD30, Jun 2020, 6:57 PM
New flu virus strain with pandemic potential found in China by researchers
Chinese researchers have discovered a new type of swine flu that can infect humans and has the potential to cause a future pandemic
WORLD2, Jun 2020, 11:33 AM
Social distancing and wearing masks contain spread of COVID-19, finds study
In a study published on Monday in The Lancet, researchers provide the strongest evidence yet that keeping six feet apart from others, wearing face masks in public do indeed lower the risk of spreading the virus
WORLD28, May 2020, 2:39 PM
After red, Antarctica's snow is turning green
Researchers found that the green snow appears across the Antarctic coast, typically in warmer areas where average temperatures could exceed that of freezing point during summers
WORLD26, May 2020, 10:55 AM
China's 'bat woman' warns coronavirus is just tip of the iceberg
China’s 'bat woman' researcher Shi Zhengli warns that the deadly coronavirus surfacing now is “just the tip of the iceberg” in terms of what humans may soon face without a global effort to prevent similar infectious outbreaks.
WORLD23, May 2020, 4:13 PM
World’s fastest internet speed recorded; 1,000 HD movies downloaded in split second
1,000 HD movies were downloaded in a split second as world's fastest internet data speed was recorded by researchers in Australia