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SARS-CoV-2

Hyderabad-based company launches kit that detects Omicron in half the time

Hyderabad: A Hyderabad-based USA headquartered company BioGenex Life Sciences Pvt Ltd has developed an RT-PCR kit which claims to detect SARS-CoV-2 and its many...

NIN launches sero-survey across Telangana

Hyderabad: The city-based National Institute of Nutrition (NIN) in collaboration with State government has launched SARs-CoV-2 sero-surveillance across Telangana. Given the rise of Omicron...

National Institute of Nutrition to launch sero survey in Telangana

Hyderabad: City-based National Institute of Nutrition (NIN) and State government are all set to launch a state-wide SARS-COV-2 sero-survey from Tuesday. The survey will...

SARS-CoV-2 goes underground to spread from cell to cell

Ohio (US): A new study has found that SARS-CoV-2 has been hiding from the immune system by spreading from cell to cell. The research...

Omicron: HC orders will be respected, says Harish Rao

Hyderabad: Health Minister T Harish Rao on Thursday said the High Court directives on preventing the spread of Omicron variant of SARS-CoV-2 would be...

‘Double masks to fight Omicron’

Experts say it can be effective way to prevent exposure to new variant

Telangana Health officials warn people against mass gatherings

Hyderabad: With the Omicron variant of SARS-CoV-2 getting reported in Hyderabad, the Health Department on Wednesday urged people in Telangana to avoid crowded gatherings,...

S-gene kits to detect Omicron

Hyderabad: The State government is likely to procure S-gene RT-PCR test kits that can be employed as a proxy test to detect the presence...

A mild third wave in India will start by January and end in March

Hyderabad: A mild third wave triggered by the Omicron (B1.1.529), the new variant of SARS-CoV-2 first reported in South Africa, is likely to hit...

Frequently asked questions about SARS-CoV-2 Variant Omicron

Given the collection of mutations in Omicron, which earlier individually have been associated with increased infectivity and/or immune evasion, and the sudden rise in number of positive cases in South Africa

Canada finds first cases of Covid-19 in wildlife

Ottawa: Canada has found the first cases of Covid-19 in three white-tailed deer, according to the Environment and Climate Change Canada. On Monday, the...

‘Battle against Covid not over yet’

Hyderabad: The detection and subsequent reporting of Omicron (B 1.1.529), the new variant of SARS-CoV-2, across the world, has made public health officials and...

Get vaccinated and don’t panic over Omicron: Telangana Health dept

Hyderabad: The State health department on Sunday said that it is geared-up to meet any kind of resurgence of Covid infections triggered by Omicron...

All you need to know about the ‘Omicron’ Covid variant

The new variant B 1.1. 529, which was designated as a 'Variant of Concern' by World Health Organisation on Friday night, has been assigned...

Don’t skip second dose of Covid vaccine, say experts

Hyderabad: With cases of Covid-19 continuing to get reported steadily and the recent rise of a fresh wave of infections in Europe that involves...

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