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21% of India’s adult population had COVID-19 by mid-December: Serological Survey

Blood samples of 7,171 healthcare workers were also collected during the same period and the seroprevalence among them was found to be 25.7 percent.......................

We are moving towards herd immunity: AIIMS Professor

No need to be panic about the new strain of COVID, it’s not as virulent as the reports are coming in.....................

ICMR’s Health Research Conclave to fill the gap between Science &...

During the two-day conclave, experts discussed and gave their insights on topics like emerging & re-emerging infections, Atmanirbhar Bharat- the race for COVID-19 vaccine, holistic health, healthy India-fit India, universal health coverage & eliminable diseases.............

Cipla launches ‘CIPtest’ rapid antigen detection test for COVID-19 diagnosis

Validated and approved by ICMR, the test is found to have specificity and sensitivity of 98.09% and up to 75% respectively. This is Cipla’s second launch in the diagnostics space after Elifast: SARS CoV-2 IgG ELISA Test Kit......................

SpiceHealth partners CSIR-CCMB to launch dry swab direct RT-PCR Covid-19 test...

The game-changing technology of dry swab RNA-extraction free testing to be introduced across SpiceHealth mobile laboratories; will significantly ramp up testing, reduce cost and time...................

14 healthcare start-ups win innovation challenge by India-Sweden Healthcare Innovation Centre

Winners were announced during the Sweden-India Nobel Memorial week, at the inaugural ceremony of the ‘Health Talks’ - the Annual Conference of The India-Sweden Innovation Centre.......................

ICMR nod to CSIR-CCMB’s dry swab direct RT-PCR method for COVID...

The method developed by the Centre for Cellular and Molecular Biology can scale up testing by two to three-fold immediately with no additional resources........................

ICMR backed Serum Institute’s COVISHIELD completes enrolment of Phase III clinical...

Under the strategic alliance, Indian Council for Medical Research is providing continuous support to Serum Institute of India in conducting and funding the ongoing clinical trials of COVISHIELD across 15 centres in India....................

India crosses the milestone of 10 crores COVID-19 sample testing

With the number of Covid-19 testing laboratories reaching 2000, the last 5 crores sample testing was achieved in a record time of 45 days..................

IIT Kharagpur’s COVID-19 test, ‘COVIRAP’ gets ICMR certification

This new testing method implements a highly reliable & accurate molecular diagnostic procedure, conducted in an ultra-low-cost portable device unit and costs only around Rs. 500 per test...................................