Category: World

8 Indo-US virtual teams honoured for work against Covid-19

New Delhi: Eight binational teams consisting of researchers from India and the US have received awards to pursue cutting-edge research in pathogenesis and disease management of Covid-19 through Indo-US virtual networks. The areas of research they will pursue include antiviral coatings, immune modulation, tracking SARS CoV-2 in waste water, disease detection mechanisms, reverse genetics strategies

Russia races ahead in anti-Covid fight, but doubts linger

New Delhi: In spite of wondrous scepticism, Russia on Tuesday became the first country in the world to announce that it has given statutory approval for the public use of Covid-19 vaccine. Experts around the world have been startled after the announcement made by Russian President Vladimir Putin. Director of All India Institutes of Medical