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India Logs 45,083 New COVID-19 Cases

The active cases have increased to 3,68,558 comprising 1.13 percent of the total infections, while the national COVID-19 recovery rate was recorded at 97.53 percent

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Gujarat: First Commercial Batch Of Covaxin Released From Bharat Biotech's New Plant

The government had earlier this month given approval to Bharat Biotech's Ankleshwar-based manufacturing plant to produce anti-COVID-19 vaccine Covaxin.

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Covid-19 'Not Developed' As Biological Weapon, Says Us Intelligence Community

The Director of National Intelligence in a report, prepared at the direction of the president, on Friday said SARS-CoV-2 probably emerged and infected humans through an initial small-scale exposure that occurred no later than November 2019 with the first known cluster of COVID-19 cases arising in Wuhan, China in December 2019.

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Study Links Delta With More Hospitalisations

Researchers with Public Health England examined more than 40,000 COVID-19 cases that occurred between March and May, when the delta variant began its surge in Britain, to compare hospitalisation rates.

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India Administers Over 1 Crore Covid Vaccine Doses, Highest In A Day

The vaccination exercise as a tool to protect the most vulnerable population groups in the country from COVID-19 continues to be regularly reviewed and monitored at the highest level

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Blood Clot Risk Much Higher From COVID-19 Than After Vaccination: Oxford-Led Study

The researchers compared rates of adverse events after vaccination with rates of the same events after a positive SARS-CoV-2 test result using data from over 29 million people in the UK who received the first dose of either of the two vaccines.

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Zydus Cadila's COVID-19 Vaccine Can Be Available From First Week Of October

Covishield, Covaxin and Sputnik V vaccines are being given to only those above 18 years and unlike ZyCoV-D, which is three-dose, these are administered in two doses.

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COVID-19 Most Transmissible 2 Days Before, 3 Days After Symptoms Appear: Study

The researchers conducted contact tracing and studied COVID-19 transmission among approximately 9,000 close contacts of primary cases in the Zhejiang province of China from January 2020 to August 2020.

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Brands Impact Organized Education Excellence And India’s Best Doctors Awards 2021

The third segment namely ‘Right Choice Awards’ acknowledges success, recognizes contributions, appreciates efforts and celebrates the growth of the contributors who majorly contribute to the economic development of the nation.

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Japan Suspends 1.63M Doses Of Moderna Over Contamination

The health ministry said contamination was reported from multiple vaccination sites. Some doses might have been administered, but no adverse health effects have been reported so far

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Johnson & Johnson Files Application To Conduct Study On Its COVID Vaccine In Adolescents

Union Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya had said the approval would further boost the country's collective fight against the novel coronavirus infection.

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Cipla, Kemwell Form JV For Developing, Commercialising Biosimilars

'This development reinforces our strength as leaders in respiratory therapy and is in line with our aspiration of global lung leadership,' Cipla Managing Director and Global Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Umang Vohra said.

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Breast Milk Of Vaccinated Mothers Contains Antibodies That Fight Covid-19: Study

The researchers recruited 21 lactating health care workers who had never contracted COVID-19. They sampled the mothers' breast milk and blood three times: before vaccination, after the first dose and after the second dose.

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Afghanistan Crisis: 16 of 78 Evacuees Test COVID-19 Positive In India

The people who tested COVID-19 positive consisted of the Sikhs who landed in India with three copies of the holy book Guru Granth Sahib from multiple gurudwaras in Afghanistan.

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Bharat Biotech, IVI Launch Chikungunya Vaccine Phase 2/3 Trial In Costa Rica

The funding is supported by the European Union’s (EU’s) Horizon 2020 programme through an existing framework partnership agreement with CEPI.

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