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AI-powered diagnostic solution to accelerate Covid-19 screening

Thiruvananthapuram: In what might aid healthcare professionals in quick screening of Covid-19 patients, a global product engineering and lifecycle services company has developed a robust… Read more..

Kerala Health minister among world leaders invited to speak on UN Public Service Day

Kochi: K K Shailaja, Kerala Health Minister, was one of the distinguished speakers at the UN Public Service Day, the only one to be invited… Read more..

Five tips on how to live with novel coronavirus

New Delhi: After strictly implementing the lockdown measures, many countries like India are gradually easing restrictions and reopening their economies. However, with vaccine still months away,… Read more..

Covid-19 disrupts health services for non-communicable diseases: WHO

Geneva: Prevention and treatment services for noncommunicable diseases (NCDs) have been severely disrupted since the Covid-19 pandemic began, according to a WHO survey released on… Read more..

Indian virologists successfully culture coronavirus

Hyderabad: The Centre for Cellular and Molecular Biology (CCMB) has successfully cultured the novel coronavirus (SARS-CoV-2) from samples of Covid-19 patients, enabling scientists to work… Read more..

Covid-19: Startup ties up with UN for multipurpose decontamination device

Kochi: A startup based in the South Indian state of Kerala has come up with an agile multipurpose decontamination device that can sanitize items ranging… Read more..

Herbal medicine loaded smart bandage for faster wound healing

Guwahati: Indian researchers have developed a smart bandage that facilitates pH-regulated herbal drug delivery in wounds and aids in faster healing.Scientists from the Guwahati-based Institute… Read more..

Coronavirus just tip of the iceberg, warns China’s ‘Bat Woman’

Beijing: The new viruses being discovered are “actually just the tip of the iceberg”, a Chinese Virologist known for her in-depth research on coronavirus in… Read more..

Lankan native undergoes successful liver transplant amid lockdown blues

Kochi: A Sri Lankan native has got a new lease of life amid the lockdown chaos as he underwent a successful liver transplant at the… Read more..

India govt extends hydroxychloroquine cover to frontline workers

New Delhi: Amid a raging debate over effectiveness of hydroxychloroquine in prevention and treatment of novel coronavirus infection, the India government has included new categories… Read more..

Shared response a must to fight global health challenges: Vardhan

Geneva: India’s Health Minister Dr Harsh Vardhan, who was on Friday elected as the new Chair of Executive Board of WHO (World Health Organization), exhorted… Read more..

Researchers develop new method to delay onset of Alzheimer’s

Guwahati: Researchers at the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Guwahati, have developed a “new method” which could help reduce short-term memory loss associated with the… Read more..