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Hepatitis cases rising among children globally but cause remains a mystery

London | A dangerous and mysterious illness continues to spread among children, and so do questions over what’s causing it, including possible links to Covid-19, The Guardian reported. More than 600 cases of hepatitis with no known cause have been identified around the globe since October 2021, and many of the cases are in previously healthy […]

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Study confirms airborne transmission of coronavirus

Hyderabad | A collaborative study by a group of scientists from the CSIR-CCMB, Hyderabad and the CSIR-IMTech, Chandigarh, with hospitals in Hyderabad and Mohali has confirmed the airborne transmission of SARS-CoV-2. The study has been published in the Journal of Aerosol Science. The exact mechanism of spread of coronavirus SARS-CoV-2 has remained elusive. Earlier thought to […]

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DCGI grants restricted EUA to Covaxin for 6-12 age group

New Delhi | The Drugs Controller General of India (DCGI) on Tuesday approved the restricted emergency use authorisation (EUA) to Bharat Biotech’s Covaxin for children between the age of 6-12 years, sources said. The DGCI has asked vaccine manufacturer to submit safety data including the data on adverse event with due analysis every 15 days for […]