No matter how great the talent or efforts, some things just take time
06 Jul 2020 5:41 PM
Ministry of Science & Technology says a vaccine is unlikely before 2021, and then redacts statement
06 Jul 2020 10:47 AM
To support his claims, Chavan referred to article in New York Times saying “Can a vaccine for Covid-19 be developed in record time?”
05 Jul 2020 11:44 AM
ICMR said that the letter by DG Dr Balram Bhargawa was intended to cut unnecessary red tape, without bypassing any necessary process.
04 Jul 2020 10:26 PM
However, immuno compromised patients (included HIV, transplant recipients, cancer therapy) are not eligible for home isolation.
03 Jul 2020 1:06 PM
The method that can enhance the country's existing capacity of RT-PCR screening several folds, has been sent to the ICMR for approval
17 Jun 2020 2:55 PM
Some 500 death cases, which have occurred in various hospitals due to corona, were not even referred to the committee
16 Jun 2020 12:07 PM
This is the first probe-free assay for Covid-19 approved by the ICMR
25 Apr 2020 9:28 AM
India procured five lakh rapid antibody test kits from two Chinese firms and they were distributed to states with rising corona cases
22 Apr 2020 1:26 PM
The rapid antibody test will only be of utility after a minimum of seven days of onset of symptoms
21 Apr 2020 7:57 AM
Health ministry still denies Stage-III transmission after sharp jump in numbers, 37 new deaths recorded
11 Apr 2020 7:47 AM
Trials coming up: Critically ill corona patients to be given antigen-rich plasma from recovered cases
10 Apr 2020 12:04 AM
As of now, the Department of Health Research/ICMR has commissioned 52 laboratories for COVID-19 testing in India
07 Mar 2020 3:35 PM
The Finance Minister said the decision was taken 'so that we could take early action with regards to health of people'.
19 Sep 2019 3:57 PM
At least half were found MCPG positive. Around 90 samples were tested for infectious agents at the ICMR and non-ICMR Institutes.
12 Jul 2019 3:28 PM
The university’s Centre for translational Research excels in applying findings from basic science to enhance human health and well-being.
21 Jan 2019 4:44 AM
Of the total affected 86 people, 23 are pregnant women, said a health ministry official.
17 Oct 2018 7:37 PM
The brain stroke patients need to be taken to the hospital in the first hour of getting a stroke.
28 Oct 2017 2:12 AM
Directorate General of Health Services has informed that there is risk of spread of infection by handling same mobile phone
03 Feb 2017 5:57 PM