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Andhra Pradesh Crosses Million-Mark In COVID-19 Testing

Andhra Pradesh Crosses Million-Mark In COVID-19 Testing
Andhra Pradesh Coronavirus Outbreak News
Andhra Pradesh has crossed one million COVID-19 tests, logging 10,17,123 tests as on Sunday (July 5) morning, the state Chief Minster's Office stated in a release ...
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Fight Against COVID-19: Tests To Soon Touch 1 Crore; 1,065 Testing Labs Across India, Says Union Health Ministry

Fight Against COVID-19: Tests To Soon Touch 1 Crore; 1,065 Testing Labs Across India, Says Union Health Ministry
Coronavirus Outbreak News
According to the Union health minister Dr Harsh Vardhan, over 90,500 COVID-19 tests have been conducted as of now and there are now 1,065 testing labs in the country ...
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Over 2 Lakh COVID-19 Tests Done In Last 24 Hours, India Has 1,000 Testing Labs: Indian Council of Medical Research

Over 2 Lakh COVID-19 Tests Done In Last 24 Hours, India Has 1,000 Testing Labs: Indian Council of Medical Research
Coronavirus Outbreak News
In an effort to ramp up COVID-19 testing capacity, the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) has approved a total of 1,000 COVID-19 testing labs - 730 in public and 270 in private sector ...
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16,618 Samples Collected For COVID Testing In Delhi On June 15-16: Ministry of Home Affairs

16,618 Samples Collected For COVID Testing In Delhi On June 15-16: Ministry of Home Affairs
Coronavirus Outbreak Delhi News
In a fight against Novel Coronavirus, on June 14, Home Minister Amit Shah had taken a decision to double the COVID-19 testing in Delhi ...
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IIT Hyderabad Researcher Develops AI-Powered Low-Cost, Point Of Care COVID-19 Testing Kit

IIT Hyderabad Researcher Develops AI-Powered Low-Cost, Point Of Care COVID-19 Testing Kit
Coronavirus Outbreak News Telangana
Indian Institute of Technology Hyderabad researcher has developed an Artificial Intelligence-powered COVID-19 test, which can can produce results in around 20 minutes ...
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COVID-19 Testing Capacity Reaches 3 Lakhs Samples A Day: Health Ministry

COVID-19 Testing Capacity Reaches 3 Lakhs Samples A Day: Health Ministry
Coronavirus Outbreak News
Coronavirus testing: According to the Ministry of Health, as on date, India has 907 labs which includes 659 labs in the government sector and 248 in the private sector ...
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Delhi Government Asks Labs To Increase Their COVID-19 Testing Capacity

Delhi Government Asks Labs To Increase Their COVID-19 Testing Capacity
Coronavirus Outbreak Delhi News
As per the order issued by Delhi government on June 15, private labs will have to give COVID-19 test results within 48 hours ...
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Indian Council of Medical Research Issues Advisory On Antigen Detection Test For COVID-19

Indian Council of Medical Research Issues Advisory On Antigen Detection Test For COVID-19
Coronavirus Outbreak News
In view of its high specificity while relatively low sensitivity, ICMR recommends the use of Standard Q COVID-19 Ag detection assay, as a point of care diagnostic assay for testing, in combination with the gold standard RT-PCR test ...
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Indigenous ELISA Kits 92.37 Per Cent Sensitive, 97.9 Per Cent Specific For COVID-19 Testing: Indian Council of Medical Research

Indigenous ELISA Kits 92.37 Per Cent Sensitive, 97.9 Per Cent Specific For COVID-19 Testing: Indian Council of Medical Research
Coronavirus Outbreak News
According to the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR), ELISA kits will be useful in screening healthcare workers, industry workers and other people exposed to the Coronavirus ...
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India Testing 1.2 Lakh COVID-19 Samples Daily, Far From Peak In Novel Coronavirus Cases: ICMR

India Testing 1.2 Lakh COVID-19 Samples Daily, Far From Peak In Novel Coronavirus Cases: ICMR
Coronavirus Outbreak News
Nivedita Gupta, Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) scientist, informed that the ICMR is conducting a serological survey to assess the extent of spread of COVID-19 ...
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ICMR Advises States To Conduct Sero-Survey To Measure Coronavirus Exposure In People Using IgG ELISA Test

ICMR Advises States To Conduct Sero-Survey To Measure Coronavirus Exposure In People Using IgG ELISA Test
Coronavirus Outbreak News
The Indian Council of Medical Research has said that antibody IgG test is not useful for detecting acute infection but indicates an episode of SARS-CoV-2 infection in the past ...
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BMC’s Revised Guidelines For COVID-19 Testing: Pregnant Women Likely To Deliver In Next 5 Days To Be Tested

BMC's Revised Guidelines For COVID-19 Testing: Pregnant Women Likely To Deliver In Next 5 Days To Be Tested
Coronavirus Outbreak Maharashtra News
In revised testing guidelines for coronavirus, Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) has stated that COVID-19 test is mandatory for pregnant women (even asymptomatic) who are likely to deliver in next five days ...
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