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56.2% males took up child-care duties amid lockdown

Amid the ongoing nationwide lockdown to contain the spread of coronavirus, 56.2 per cent of males have taken up child-care duties against 50.8 per...

New study to explore long-term mental health effects of COVID-19

A global team led University of New South Wales (UNSW), Sydney aims to track the long-term impacts of COVID-19 on the mental health of...

India to grow ‘completely indigenous’ Covid antibody as ICMR accomplices with Bharat Biotech

India Saturday formally entered the race to build up a Covid-19 antibody. The Indian Council Medical Research (ICMR) declared a tie-up with the Bharat...

COVID-19 may be transmitted sexually, says new study

While it is known that the COVID-19 virus can be transmitted through the respiratory system, scientists have discovered another way in which the disease...

How treating serious COVID-19 patients with antibodies from recovered donors could work

Federal Health Minister announced an Australian biotechnology company is developing a potential new treatment for coronavirus, using plasma donated by people who have recovered...

Cancer patients may face high mortality from COVID-19: Study

An Indian-origin team of researchers in the US has claimed that people with cancer who develop coronavirus (COVID-19) are much more likely to die...

CRISPR-based diagnostic chips perform thousands of tests simultaneously to detect viruses

Researchers have developed a new technology that flexibly scales up CRISPR-based molecular diagnostics, using microfluidics chips that can run thousands of tests simultaneously. A...

Promising MERS coronavirus vaccine trial in humans

Researchers at the German Center for Infection Research (DZIF) have reported on a safety trial of a promising vaccine for MERS coronavirus. According to...

New York reports lowest virus death toll in two weeks

New York state, the epicenter of the coronavirus pandemic in the United States, has experienced its lowest one-day death toll in two weeks, Governor...

How to manage sleep stress during pandemic

Effective learning is a two-way process between the teacher and students, meaning both need to engage. If a student simply sits and listens to new...

Denmark further eases coronavirus restrictions

Denmark will begin to open up more businesses next week as it further eases virus restrictions, officials announced on Friday. Following late-night negotiations between the...

Gates Foundation calls for global cooperation on vaccine for 7 billion people

The wealthy Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation called Wednesday for global cooperation to ready COVID-19 vaccines for seven billion people, while offering $150 million...

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