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Coronavirus Explainer: What Are Adverse Events Post COVID-19 Immunisation
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Coronavirus Explainer: What Are Adverse Events Post COVID-19 Immunisation

India kick-started the Vaccination drive against COVID-19 from January 16 and till January 17, the country had immunised approximately 2.24 lakh people ...
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Coronavirus Outbreak Explained: What Is mRNA COVID-19 Vaccine Technology Used By Pfizer-BioNTech And Moderna?
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Coronavirus Outbreak Explained: What Is mRNA COVID-19 Vaccine Technology Used By Pfizer-BioNTech And Moderna?

Pfizer-BioNTech’s COVID-19 vaccine BNT162b2 and Moderna’s mRNA-1273 are mRNA (messenger-RNA) vaccines developed in the fight against COVID-19 pandemic ...
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COVID-19 Outbreak Explained: Can COVID-19 Vaccines Fight Against Virus Mutations?
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COVID-19 Outbreak Explained: Can COVID-19 Vaccines Fight Against Virus Mutations?

Though the mutant strains of the Coronavirus tend to spread faster and be more infectious, they do not seem to cause more severe illness or a higher death rate ...
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India’s COVID-19 Vaccination Programme Explained: What Is Co-WIN Vaccine Delivery Management System, All You Need To Know
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India’s COVID-19 Vaccination Programme Explained: What Is Co-WIN Vaccine Delivery Management System, All You Need To Know

According to the Government of India, Co-WIN has been made primarily to help track the distribution of COVID-19 vaccines, monitor beneficiaries and enable citizens to register for the vaccination process ...
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India’s COVID Vaccination Programme Explained: Who Will Get It First, What Is The Process And Other Things You Need To Know
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India’s COVID Vaccination Programme Explained: Who Will Get It First, What Is The Process And Other Things You Need To Know

As India plans to roll out the massive vaccination drive for coronavirus in coming days, we speak to experts to decode the process of vaccination programme for COVID-19 - who will get COVID-19 vaccine first, how can one register ...
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Coronavirus Outbreak Explained: Everything You Should Know About COVID-19 Vaccine Dry Runs
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Coronavirus Outbreak Explained: Everything You Should Know About COVID-19 Vaccine Dry Runs

According to the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, the aim of the COVID-19 vaccine dry run which started on January 2, is to assess operational feasibility, to test the linkages between planning and implementation, and identify the challenges and guide the way forward prior to actual implementation ...
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COVID-19 Outbreak Explained: What Do We Know So Far About The New Coronavirus Strains Detected In The United Kingdom And South Africa
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COVID-19 Outbreak Explained: What Do We Know So Far About The New Coronavirus Strains Detected In The United Kingdom And South Africa

According to experts, while the new strains of mutated coronavirus detected in the United Kingdom and South Africa are not more deadly, the increase in the rate of transmission makes it challenging to manage ...
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Coronavirus Outbreak Explained: What Are Mild Symptoms Of COVID-19?
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Coronavirus Outbreak Explained: What Are Mild Symptoms Of COVID-19?

Experts explain mild symptoms of COVID-19 and suggest that early attention and diagnosis is imperative for fighting the pandemic ...
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COVID-19 Testing: Here’s All You Need To Know About Indigenously Developed Coronavirus Paper Strip Test ‘FELUDA’
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COVID-19 Testing: Here’s All You Need To Know About Indigenously Developed Coronavirus Paper Strip Test ‘FELUDA’

The FELUDA COVID-19 test which resembles a home pregnancy paper-strip test uses advanced technology to identify and target the genetic material of SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes COVID-19 in less than one hour ...
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COVID-19 Pandemic Explained: What Is Reproduction (R) Number And Why Does It Matter?
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COVID-19 Pandemic Explained: What Is Reproduction (R) Number And Why Does It Matter?

According to experts, R number helps in understanding how fast and wide is the infection spreading; but what exactly is the R number and why does it matter during the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic? ...
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COVID-19 Explained: How Can Winter Season Impact India’s Current Declining COVID Trend?
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COVID-19 Explained: How Can Winter Season Impact India’s Current Declining COVID Trend?

Dr Randeep Guleria, the Director of All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), says that despite the downward trend in COVID-19 cases, it is important to sustain this in the coming festive season and winter months ...
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One Of The Puzzle Of COVID-19 Is The Large Proportion Of People Who Are Asymptomatic: Dr Vincent Rajkumar of Blood Cancer Journal
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One Of The Puzzles Of COVID-19 Is The Large Proportion Of People Who Are Asymptomatic: Dr Vincent Rajkumar Of Blood Cancer Journal

While most COVID-19 cases in India remain asymptomatic, here’s what Dr Vincent Rajkumar, editor-in-chief of Blood Cancer Journal thinks about the prevalence of asymptomatic coronavirus patients in India ...
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