For collection of convalescent plasma, the guidelines stated that systems should be in place to enable re-entry of cured COVID-19 patients as donors for convalescent plasma for treatment of those affected by the novel coronavirus.
Bharat Biotech is developing COVID-19 vaccine in collaboration with the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) and National Institute of Virology (NIV), Pune.
Health experts globally are concerned whether there would be enough glass-vials available to pack billion of COVID-19 vaccine doses.
The price for US private insurance companies will be $520 per vial, the drugmaker said, which equates to $3,120 per patient for a treatment course using 6 vials of remdesivir.
Baba Ramdev's herbal medicine company Patanjali Ayurved launched 'Coronil tablet and Swasari vati' medicines on June 23 claiming they can cure the highly contagious disease within seven days
As many as 2,018 patients have recovered in Uttarakhand, taking the recovery rate to 71.48 percent in the state
Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray has approved Rs 16.65 crore from the Chief Minister’s Relief Fund for the project.
The Maharashtra government has relaxed many restrictions under ‘Mission Begin Again’ which was implemented earlier this month.
With over 1.6 lakh COVID-19 cases, Maharashtra has reported the highest number of infections, followed by Delhi (83,077), Tamil Nadu (82,275) and Gujarat (31,320).
Coronavirus News LIVE Updates: Total confirmed cases in India have risen to 5.48 lakh. India's recovery rate now stands at 58.6 percent.
Researchers said that nearly a fifth of the pediatric population with COVID-19 did not exhibit any symptoms, and 21 percent of the children exhibited patchy marks of tissue injury on lung X-rays.
Researchers believe that COVID-19 patients should be evaluated early for acute neurological changes.
A total of 3,09,712 patients have been cured of COVID-19 so far with 13,832 patients having recovered in the last 24 hours, it said.
Symptomless transmission makes the coronavirus far harder to fight. But health officials dismissed the risk for months, pushing misleading and contradictory claims in the face of mounting evidence.
A total of 38 flights and 32 flights will be operated on Indo-UK and Indo-US routes, respectively, as per the document.
A novel gene-editing experiment seems to have permanently reduced LDL and triglyceride levels in monkeys.
As COVID-19 cases continue to rise in India, social distancing and practice of wearing a mask in public need to be enforced with vigour.
No positive cases were found in Beijing's beauty and barber shops in a further sign that the city's recent outbreak has been largely brought under control.
This is the fifth consecutive day that coronavirus infections have increased by more than 15,000.
Before the re-mapping exercise, the number of containment zones was 280 in the city, an official said.
With 1,59,133 COVID-19 cases, Maharashtra has reported the highest number of infections, followed by Delhi (80,188) and Tamil Nadu (78,335).
Listing his government's measures to combat COVID-19, the CM said it is a "difficult" war being waged by Delhi against the virus, it will win the war but it will take time.
Sharing statistics of various countries, Modi said India had performed much better in the fight against the coronavirus disease
Coronavirus News highlights: Total confirmed cases in India have risen to 5.28 lakh. India's recovery rate is now around 58.5 percent
The state's total case count now stands at 1,59,133.