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30 COVID vaccine candidates being developed: Health Ministry

New Delhi : Nearly 30 Covid vaccine candidates in pre-clinical and clinical stages are under development by pharmaceutical industry and academia in India. While three of them are in advanced stage of Phase I/II/III trials and 4 are in advanced pre-clinical development stage, union health minister, Dr Harsh Vardhan, told the Parliament on Friday. Vardhan informed […]


Majority of Covid-recovered complain of fatigue: Study

London: In a major study, the researchers have shown that persistent fatigue occurs in more than half of patients recovered from Covid-19, regardless of the seriousness of their infection. “While the presenting features of SARS-CoV-2 infection have been well-characterised, the medium and long-term consequences of infection remain unexplored,” said study author Liam Townsend from St James’s […]

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With 67,151 fresh coronavirus infections India’s tally crosses 32L, toll nears 59.5K

New Delhi: With 67,151 fresh coronavirus infections in 24 hours, India’s tally mounted to 32,34,474 on Wednesday, while the death toll climbed to 59,449 with 1,059 more fatalities, said the Health Ministry. The actual caseload is the active cases, which currently stands at 7,07,267. The silver lining is that the recoveries are over three times […]