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Researchers sequence the genome of herb, Giloy

Nature

New Delhi, Sep 06: Researchers at the Indian Institute of Science Education and Research (IISER)-Bhopal have sequenced the genome of Giloy, a medicinal herb that is extensively used in allopathic pharmaceuticals and ayurvedic formulations to treat various health conditions. What is Giloy? Giloy is an important multipurpose medicinal plant in Ayurvedic science. It has …

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DCGI approves advanced trials for Biological E. Limited’s COVID- 19 vaccine

COVID-19 News

CORBEVAX™ vaccine against COVID-19 has been approved for conducting Phase III comparator safety and immunogenicity trial in adults New Delhi, Sep 06: The Drugs Controller General of India (DCGI) has approved Hyderabad-based Biological E. Limited for conducting Phase III comparator safety and immunogenicity trial in adults of its CORBEVAX™ vaccine …

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India has a robust system of recording Covid-19 deaths

COVID-19 News

Myths Vs. Facts on COVID-19 mortality figures Inferences drawn from the comparison of HMIS and CRS data on Covid-19 deaths are fallacious and speculative New Delhi 14 JUL 2021 (PIB): There have been some speculative media reports claiming higher fatality figures due to COVID-19 based on data from National Health …

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#Health: Bengaluru scientists develop off-grid mobile oxygen concentrator

Mobile-oxygen-concentrator

Mobile oxygen concentrator launched New Delhi, July 02nd 2021:  A team of researchers at Bengaluru-based Jawaharlal Nehru Centre for Advanced Scientific Research (JNCASR), an autonomous institute under the Department of Science & Technology, Government of India, has designed a robust, mobile oxygen concentrator that can be used in rural settings …

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