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Old TB vaccine may work better when delivered intravenously : Research

Research News

Delivering the only approved tuberculosis vaccine intravenously greatly enhanced its ability to protect rhesus monkeys from infection. The study provides a new model for understanding the mechanisms underlying vaccine protection against tuberculosis. TB is world’s leading cause of death New Delhi, 31st January 2020. Tuberculosis (TB), the world’s leading cause …

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#Breaking Coronavirus outbreak live updates : There are now 83 cases in 18 countries. Of these, only 7 had no history of travel in China

World Health Organization

#Breaking Coronavirus outbreak live updates : There are now 83 cases in 18 countries. Of these, only 7 had no history of travel in China Geneva, Switzerland 30 January 2020. The second meeting of the Emergency Committee convened by the WHO Director-General under the International Health Regulations (IHR) (2005) regarding …

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BCIL seeks partner to commercialise typhoid vaccine

Health news

New Delhi, January 30: The Department of Biotechnology’s Biotech Consortium India Limited (BCIL) is looking for an industrial partner for commercialization of a technology for producing a Bivalent Outer Membrane Vesicles (OMV) vaccine against typhoid. Typhoid fever usually occurs in children aged between 5–15 years.  What is Typhoid Typhoid is …

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#Breaking Coronavirus outbreak live updates, Top 10 headlines this night

Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) advice for the public

Coronavirus outbreak live updates India prepares to airlift first batch of citizens from virus-hit Chinese city. After a person suspected for coronavirus tested negative, another suspected case was admitted to SMS Hospital, here on Wednesday. As Novel Coronavirus spreads rapidly in China and across the world, a lot of photos …

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Govt. of India, Health reviews the preparedness of States/UTs on Coronavirus

Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) advice for the public

pl. Secretary, Health reviews the preparedness of States/UTs on Coronavirus through video conference New Delhi, 30th January 2020. Sanjeeva Kumar, Special Secretary (HFW) chaired a video conference (VC) with Health Secretaries of states with 21 identified airports along with theAirport Health Organization Officers (APHOs), Health Secretaries of the states bordering …

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WHEN GODSE’S CHILDREN RULE INDIA GANDHI IS CRUCIFIED EVERYDAY

Mahatma Gandhi

The October 6, 2019 issue of Organizer, English organ of RSS, was dedicated to ‘Mahatma Gandhi’, celebrating his birthday; the October 2. Our PM Modi who identifies himself as ‘a Hindu nationalist’ also remembers Gandhiji regularly, his ideological parent, RSS displaying Gandhiji’s photo too in some of its meetings. This …

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How does the 2019 Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) spread?

Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) advice for the public

This 2019 Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) probably originally emerged from an animal source but now seems to be spreading from person-to-person. It’s important to note that person-to-person spread can happen on a continuum. Some viruses are highly contagious (like measles), while other viruses are less so. At this time, it’s unclear …

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“Novel Coronavirus” outbreak : 137 flights have been screened (total cumulative passengers 29707)

Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) advice for the public

Cabinet Secretary reviews the preventive measures on “Novel Coronavirus” outbreak New Delhi, 28th January 2020. Cabinet Secretary yesterday (27.1.2020) reviewed the situation arising out of “Novel Coronavirus” outbreak in China. Secretaries in the Ministries of Health, External Affairs, Civil Aviation, Labour, Defence, I&B and Member-Secretary, National Disaster Management Authority, DG …

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THSTI to hold a basic course on Immunology in March

Health news

 New Delhi, January 27 : Faridabad-based Translational Health Science and Technology Institute is all set to hold the third edition of its basic course in Immunology from March 16 to 18. Immunological research is critical to treat significant health problems and possesses tremendous potential while developing treatment for emerging diseases …

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Training programmes on clinical and lab practices

National News

New Delhi, January 27: Department of Biotechnology’s Biotechnology Industry Research Assistance Council is providing support to two training programmes, one on good clinical practice (GCP) and another on good clinical laboratory practice (GCLP) under the aegis of National Biopharma Mission. Clinical Development Services Agency, an extra-mural unit of Department of …

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