The report has been prepared by the Indian Council of Medical Research and National Centre for Disease Informatics and Research, Bengaluru.
District health officials have started releasing the fish, generically known as Gambusia, in ponds in urban as well as rural areas of the district, Chief Medical Officer (CMO) Dinesh Kumar Premi said.
India's fatality rate stands at 1.34 percent as per the Health Ministry.
The study involved 98 people, 18 of whom had inadvertently received Covishield as first dose and Covaxin as the second in Uttar Pradesh.
Bharat Biotech’s Covaxin neutralises the Delta, Delta Plus (AY.1) and B.1.617.3 variants of SARS-CoV-2 effectively, the Indian Council of Medical and Research stated
ICMR sero survey has found that two-third of population surveyed in 11 states have coronavirus antibodies.
According to the fourth national serosurvey conducted by the Indian Council of Medical Research, two-thirds of the population surveyed in 11 states has Covid-19 antibodies
The govt statement has shocked the medical fraternity because it is far away from the reality
Guidance for the appropriate recording of COVID-19 related deaths in India categorically mentions that Asphyxia, Respiratory arrest/Failure, and Respiratory Failure among others cannot be mentioned as a cause of death
ICMR's study is based on 677 clinical samples of individuals who tested positive for Covid-19 despite taking either two doses or one dose of vaccines.
The trial, 'India-UK RECOVERY (Randomised Evaluation of COVID-19 therapy)', will be a multi-centre, adaptive platform trial on COVID patients, ICMR said on Friday.
The report suggests that the vaccine is capable of providing 65.2 percent protection from the lethal Delta Plus strain of Coronavirus and 93.4 per cent protection against the severely symptomatic cases
More data needed to decide whether children can be inoculated, says ICMR chief
Two studies by ICMR will give enough resource to predict any wave and its severity, says Dr Samiran Panda.
While the ICMR is investigating if 2-Deoxy-d-Glucose (2-DG) is useful in the treatment of Covid-19, the DCGI has already granted it emergency use authorization (EUA).
Dr Vedam Ramprasad, chief executive officer of MedGenome, says that large-scale genomic surveillance of SARS-CoV-2 is the answer to many questions that puzzle our virologists.
The ICMR (Indian Council of Medical Research) cautioned people against indiscriminate home testing using Rapid Antigen Tests (RATs).
India made two crucial changes to its Covid treatment protocol, both were prompted by the research done in the UK and published in the reputed medical journal 'The Lancet'.
Party workers of Jharkhand Pradesh Congress Committee (JPCC) Jharkhand Mukti Morcha (JMM) Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) and others participate in a torch light procession on the eve of Bharat Bandh to protest against the...PTI Photo
Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) team at Baghambari Gaddi Math, recreating crime scene during investigation in the death of Akhil Bharatiya Akhara Parishad president Mahant Narendra Giri Maharaj, in Prayagraj.PTI Photo
A security personnel cuts the sleeve of a candidate's cloth for security purposes during the Rajasthan Eligibility Examination for Teachers (REET), in Ajmer.PTI Photo
Indian Air Force aircrafts perform during an air show in Srinagar.AP Photo/Mukhtar Khan
Union Information & Broadcasting Minister Anurag Thakur inspects the Zojila Tunnel in Ladakh.PTI Photo
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