Sars Cov 2(Search results - 12)
Top StoriesAug 19, 2021, 11:43 AM IST
Delta variant infects both vaccinated, unvaccinated; reduces mortality among inoculated: ICMR study
The dominant circulating strain, Delta variant was one of the primary drivers for the second wave of SARS-CoV-2 in India.
World NewsJul 21, 2021, 9:48 AM IST
WHO chief warns: 'The pandemic is a test and the world is failing'
The WHO chief said that anyone who thinks the pandemic is over because it is over where they live is living in a fool's paradise.
Coronavirus WorldJun 25, 2021, 10:21 AM IST
China deleted COVID information from database; US virologist finds early virus sequences
China deleted early data on novel coronavirus Sars-CoV-2 in a possible attempt to conceal its existence and, therefore, impeding the investigation into its origins, a researcher has claimed in a new study.
CoronavirusJun 14, 2021, 1:15 PM IST
24 new COVID variants found in bats in China; one similar to SARS-CoV-2, claim Chinese researchers
Chinese researchers who were probing the samples from bats in Yunnan Province have assembled 24 genome sequences. The researchers claim that out of 24, one is similar to SARS-CoV-2 virus which at present has spread globally.
Top StoriesJun 4, 2021, 2:01 PM IST
COVID origin: Amateur investigators claim to break Wuhan lab secrets and embarrassed the media
DRASTIC stands for "decentralised radical autonomous search team investigating Covid-19" and it has set itself the mission of exploring the origins of SARS-CoV-2.
IndiaOct 19, 2020, 5:59 PM IST
Indian American teen Anika finds clue to Covid-19 cure, wins $25,000
Anika used in-silico methodology for drug discovery to find a molecule that can selectively bind to the Spike protein of the SARS-CoV-2 virus in an attempt to find a cure for the COVID-19 pandemic.
WORLDOct 12, 2020, 4:51 PM IST
Coronavirus can survive for 28 days on glass, currency finds Australian study
Australian researchers’ findings on SARS-CoV-2 virus reinforce need for handwashing and effective cleaning.
WORLDJul 28, 2020, 5:42 PM IST
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
WORLDJul 22, 2020, 5:09 PM IST
Coronavirus: Study shows risk increases in COVID-19 patients who smoke, vape
As the SARS-CoV-2 virus or COVID-19 has unfurled its tentacles across the globe, the severe respiratory and pulmonary disorders associated with the infection have become well known
WORLDJul 14, 2020, 9:39 AM IST
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
IndiaJun 12, 2020, 3:02 PM IST
Coronavirus: How pregnant women can take care of themselves during the COVID crisis
The numbers of SARS-CoV-2 infected cases are soaring in India. While the rest of us move into unlock mode, millions of pregnant women in the country are still in an extended lockdown.
WORLDApr 28, 2020, 3:30 PM IST
South Asian scientists and conservationists bust myths about bats and COVID-19
The exact origin of SARS-CoV-2 or its precursor is not known. It is premature and unfair to blame bats or any other animal for the pandemic, said scientists and researchers.