Biocon Gets Regulatory Nod To Use Drug Itolizumab On COVID-19 Patients

[ad_1] The drug was cleared by the Drug Controller General of India (DCGI) for usage in the country New Delhi: Biocon has received regulatory approval for its drug Itolizumab to be used on coronavirus infected patients suffering from moderate to severe respiratory distress, the biopharmaceutical company said in a statement on Saturday. The drug, which […]

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India’s COVID-19 Recovery Rate Rises To 62.42%: Health Ministry

[ad_1] The health ministry said there is an upward trend in the COVID-19 recovery rate. New Delhi: From 2.82 per cent a month earlier, India’s COVID-19 case fatality rate has declined to 2.72 per cent which is lower than that of many other countries, the Union Health Ministry said today. It also noted that 30 […]

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Global Coronavirus Death Count Surpasses 5 Lakh Mark: Report

[ad_1] The United States has suffered the highest death count from coronavirus. (File) Paris: More than half a million people have been killed by the novel coronavirus, nearly two thirds of them in the United States and Europe, according to an AFP tally at 2200 GMT Sunday based on official sources. The official death count […]

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Over 18,000 Covid Cases In 24 Hours For 1st Time; 5.08 Lakh Total Cases

[ad_1] Over 18,000 people tested positive for COVID-19 in 24 hours in India, the biggest one-day jump in the country since the pandemic was first reported in January. With 18,552 new cases, the total number of cases have risen to 508,953, the Health Ministry said this morning. 384 COVID-19 deaths were also reported during the […]

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Latest On Worldwide Spread Of Coronavirus Pandemic

[ad_1] The government has ordered hospitals to cancel any leave and have workers return to duty The coronavirus pandemic is accelerating, with Thursday’s 1,50,000 new cases the highest in a single day and nearly half of those in the Americas, the World Health Organization (WHO) said. More than 8.81 million people have been reported to […]

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India Crosses 4 Lakh Coronavirus Cases After Record Jump In Infections

[ad_1] This is the third consecutive day that India registered a record jump in the number of coronavirus cases New Delhi: India crossed 4 lakh novel coronavirus cases today on a day the country reported over 14,000 cases, in its steepest one-day jump. The total number of cases is now 4,00,412 and the number of […]

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With $51 Billion, India Ninth Largest Recipient Of FDI In 2019: United Nations Trade Body

[ad_1] In South Asia, FDI is expected to contract sharply in 2020 India received $51 billion in foreign direct investment in 2019, making it the world’s 9th largest recipient in 2019, according to a report by the United Nations’ trade body, the UN Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD). A lower but positive economic growth […]

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‘Covid-19 virus may have mutated to become more infectious and stable’: Study

[ad_1] A latest study by experts at the Scripps Research Institute in Florida, US, states that the new coronavirus may have mutated, therefore more infectious. The study which was published by the institute on Friday states, “Covid-19-causing viral variant taking over in the United States and Europe now carries more functional, cell-binding spikes.” Laboratory experiments […]

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