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coronavirus vaccine

Over 130 drugs under trail to treat Covid19, remdesivir leading contender: scientists

Remdesivir is helping people recover faster, and is lowering the death rate among critically ill patients

23 May 2020 5:14 PM

Asia shares, oil rally on hopes for coronavirus vaccine

Oil prices jumped to their highest in over two months, as the easing of global lockdowns boosted

19 May 2020 9:15 AM

Covid-19: Close red light areas to avoid 72% of projected cases, say experts

Indians are at a much lower risk of getting Covid-19 if red light areas are kept closed until an effective treatment is found.

16 May 2020 4:00 PM

Health groups want India to rescind Gilead drug patents

Advocacy groups want remdesivir to be distributed more fairly to coronavirus patients around the world.

15 May 2020 11:46 AM

France calls foul as Sanofi announce that US will get virus vaccine first

Sanofi sparked controversy after announcing that US patients would get their vaccine first as US government was helping to fund the vaccine

14 May 2020 4:44 PM

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World leaders pledge billions for coronavirus vaccine research

The funds fell marginally short of the 7.5 billion euros being sought.

05 May 2020 12:26 PM

Vaccine holds the kley to Tokyo Olympics, says Japanese medical association chief

He called for more testing as the current rate was not enough to judge whether infection rates in the country were falling

28 Apr 2020 8:30 AM

Netflix CEO Reed Hastings, wife Patty Quillin donate USD 30 million for vaccines

The Geneva-based Gavi, on Friday shared the information about the cash donation from Hastings and Quillin

20 Apr 2020 9:49 AM

Studies being done to see whether vaccines for TB and Polio could be effective against COVID-19

Theories say countries with large BCG-vaccinated populations may fare better against coronavirus but UK with a high death rate disproves it

14 Apr 2020 1:30 PM

Govt warns chemists against OTC sales of drug after people stock up hydroxychloroquine

India is the world's largest manufacturer of hydroxychloroquine, which is used in the treatment of malaria

14 Apr 2020 9:38 AM

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Human trials of Johnson & Johnson coronavirus vaccine to begin in September

US pharmaceutical Moderna has already moved into human trials for its vaccine candidate, as has China's CanSinoBIO.

31 Mar 2020 6:02 PM

Australia looking through particle accelerator at coronavirus protein structure to help design vaccine

Using the technology, within five minutes one can understand why a drug does or does not attach to a COVID-19 protein, researchers said

31 Mar 2020 4:16 PM

Phishing in coronavirus webspace: GoDaddy, NameCheap restrict COVID-19 websites to prevent cyberfraud

Recently the US ordered a site removed after it claimed to sell COVID-19 vaccine, whereas no such vaccine exists yet

27 Mar 2020 9:02 PM

First made-in-India Covid-19 test kit gets commercial approval

The company said the kit will cost nearly one-fourth of the current procurement cost

25 Mar 2020 12:42 PM

Beware: No vaccine exists for coronavirus, but website claiming to sell it is active in India

The US has shutdown the website coronavirusmedicalkit.com and lawsuits have been filed it

23 Mar 2020 3:58 PM

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