Wednesday, Sep 28, 2022


SARS-CoV-2 virus-like particle tested that can be developed into COVID-19 vaccine candidate.

IISc's Virus Like Particle May Lead To New Covid-19 Vaccine

To test its immune response, they gave one primary shot and two booster shots to mice models with a gap of 15 days, after which they found a large number of antibodies generated in the blood serum of the mice. These...

30 August 2022

Sero Surveillance Found That 90 Percent People Have Developed Antibodies For COVID-19 In Rajasthan: CM

He said it indicates that 'herd immunity' has developed due to the community spread of the infection in the state.

Seven Months Post Infection, SARS-CoV-2 Antibody Immunoglobulin G Either Remains Stable Or Increases: Study

The scientists noted that in order to predict the pandemic's evolution and develop effective strategies, it is critical to better understand the dynamics and duration of immunity to SARS-CoV-2.

Covid Vaccination Amrit Mahotsav

Antibodies That May Lead To Next-gen Vaccines For All Covid Strains Found

The antibodies identified in monkeys by a team at The Scripps Research Institute in San Diego, US are also effective against other SARS viruses like SARS-CoV-1, the highly lethal virus that caused an outbreak in 2003.

12 August 2022

US Scientists Discover Antibodies That Can Block Omicron Variant

Scientists predict that the research published in the journal Nature, may help design vaccines and antibody treatments that will be effective against not only Omicron but other variants that may emerge in the future.

Researchers Develop Variants Of More Potent, Stable Nanobodies To Fight SARS-CoV-2

Since nanobodies can be produced at low costs in large quantities, they could meet the global demand for COVID-19 therapeutics.

29 July 2021

Don't Experiment With Health, Take Booster Dose: NIV Director Urges People

National Institute of Virology Director Dr Priya Abraham on Thursday said the present Covid-19 variant, Omicron, can escape antibodies formed after two doses of vaccination, and urged people to take the booster shot to...

14 July 2022