Trial drug against novel coronavirus successful in mice

New York: A potential vaccine under trial against the deadly novel coronavirus was successful when tested in mice, raising hopes of its early commercial use.… Read more..

Reputed healthcare institutions provide free tele-health consultation service

Kochi: At a time when states are implementing social distancing to contain the deadly Covid-19, many reputed healthcare institutions have launched free telemedicine facilities, allowing… Read more..

Virtual Reality to aid patients during Physiotherapy tasks at home

London: Physiotherapy patients could soon complete their exercises at home under expert guidance using the Virtual Reality technology. Researchers at WMD, University of Warwick, have… Read more..

Abbott Launches New Four-strain Flu Vaccine Against Influenza

KOCHI: Abbott, the global healthcare company, recently launched a new inactivated quadrivalent vaccine for influenza, the first of its kind sub-unit vaccine offering protection against four… Read more..

Sree Chitra Develops Device for Non-surgical Closure of Artial Septal Defect

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM:Sree Chitra Thirunal Institute of Medical Science and Technology (SCTIMST), Institution of National Importance under the Department of Science and Technology, Govt. of India, developed… Read more..

Saliva Can Predict Excess Body Fat in Teenagers

RIO DE JANEIRIO:In addition to keeping the mouth moist and protecting us against germs, saliva can also be used for early detection of the risk… Read more..

SCTIMST Developed Affordable Stent Graft and its Delivery System

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: Sree Chitra Thirunal Institute of Medical Science and Technology (SCTIMST) developed affordable Stent Graft and its delivery system for the treatment of Thoracic Aortic… Read more..

Smart Jumpsuit Can Help Spot Neurological Issues in Infants

LONDON:Researchers have developed a smart jumpsuit, or a garment that accurately measures the spontaneous and voluntary movement of infants from the age of five months… Read more..

CUSAT Alumni Develops New Drug for Thyroid Cancer

 KOCHI: CUSAT alumni Dr M.K. Suresh Kumar and team has developed a more effective medicine for thyroid cancer with comparatively fewer side effects.Dr Suresh Kumar… Read more..

Study Shows Jackfruit Flour with Pegfilgrastim Prevents Post-chemo Leukopenia

KOCHI:An interesting new study has found that the inclusion of green jackfruit flour as a dietary intervention prevents chemotherapy-induced leukopenia in patients undergoing chemotherapy along… Read more..

Thai Claim New Drug Treating Coronavirus 'Successful'

BANGKOK:A Chinese woman who tested positive for the deadly new coronavirus (nCoV) has been successfully treated by the doctors in Thailand with a combination drug… Read more..

A New Year, a New Decade, and a New Disease! We needed Caution

BENGALURU:The novel variant of coronavirus, belongs to a family of RNA viruses. This virus is similar to the Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome Corona virus SARS… Read more..