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Rashi Bisaria
New Delhi, June 17, 2021
COVID-19: Is there a 'Moscow strain'? Sputnik V vaccine maker believes soThere may be a new mutant of coronavirus in Russia's capital Moscow, so-called \"Moscow strain\", which may be behind the recent spike in cases in the city. The Gamaleya National Center of Epidemiology and Microbiology, which developed COVID-19 vaccine Sputnik V, is studying the effectiveness of the jab against the new strain, as per Russian state-owned news agency RIA Novosti.Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella named as chair...


BusinessToday.In
New Delhi, June 15, 2021
In May, the WHO tagged B.1.617.2 strain as the 'Delta' variant of SARS-CoV-2. The variant was identified as one of the drivers of the second wave of coronavirus infections that devastated parts of the country earlier this year. The 'Delta' variant has further mutated to form the 'Delta plus' or 'AY.1' variant. Initial data suggests that the Delta plus variant shows signs of resistance against the monoclonal antibody cocktail treatment that was recently authorised by the Central Drugs Standard Control Organisation (CDSCO). However, scientists say there is no immediate cause for concern since the prevalence of this new variant is still low in India.Also Read: COVID-19: New 'Delta plus' variant of SARS-CoV-2 emerges; all you need to know


BusinessToday.In
June 15, 2021
According to initial reports, this new Delta plus variant has shown signs of resistance against the monoclonal antibody cocktail treatment which was recently approved by the Central Drugs Standard Control Organisation (CDSCO)


BusinessToday.In
June 2, 2021
B.1.617.2 variant, known as the Delta variant has been reported in 62 countries as of June 1, the WHO mentioned in its weekly update


PTI
June 1, 2021
The WHO's move came nearly three weeks after India objected to the B.1.617 mutant of the novel coronavirus being termed an \"Indian Variant\" in media reports


Reuters
May 27, 2021
The Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) will review 3,000-5,000 people above 45 years of age, of which up to 80% will be those who have taken the AstraZeneca vaccine made locally by the Serum Institute of India


Reuters
May 23, 2021
A study by Public Health England found the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine was 88% effective against the coronavirus variant first found in India


PTI
May 22, 2021
The Oxford/AstraZeneca two-dose vaccine is also being produced by the Serum Institute of India as Covishield and being administered among the adult population in India to protect against the deadly virus


Shailendra Shukla
New Delhi, May 22, 2021
Singapore social media outlets issue correction notice on COVID-19 variant following Kejriwal's remarksFacebook and Twitter along with Singapore's largest media house have complied with the government's directive to issue a correction to the users of social media platforms in the city-state after Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal tweeted about a new COVID-19 \"Singapore variant\". Singapore's Ministry of Health on Thursday invoked the Protection from Online Falsehoods and Manipulation Act...


PTI
May 21, 2021
On Tuesday, Kejriwal on Twitter claimed that a new strain of the coronavirus found in Singapore could be very dangerous for children and urged the Indian government to cancel all air links with Singapore


PTI
May 19, 2021
Following Singapore foreign ministry's reaction regretting the 'unfounded assertions' by Kejriwal, External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar said the Delhi chief minister does not speak for India


BusinessToday.In
May 16, 2021
Vaccination with Covaxin produced neutralising titres against all key emerging variants tested, including B.1.617 and B.1.1.7, first identified in India and the UK, respectively.


PTI
May 16, 2021
A leading UK scientist who advises the country's vaccination programme said on Saturday that vaccines being administered to protect against COVID-19 are \"almost certainly less effective\" against preventing the transmission of the B1.617.2 variant first identified in India


PTI
May 15, 2021
It will not be possible to achieve full protection against COVID-19 at the population level unless most adolescents and children are vaccinated


BusinessToday.In
May 12, 2021
Issuing a statement, the health ministry clarified that the World Health Organization (WHO) has never associated the word \"Indian\" with the variant


Reuters
May 11, 2021
India leads the world in the daily average number of new deaths reported, accounting for one in every three deaths reported worldwide each day


BusinessToday.In
May 6, 2021
As per the guidelines, civil aviation community provided unhindered services for the movement of people in need and essential cargo including critical medical cargo, thus their vaccination remains a priority


Reuters
May 5, 2021
Despite the warning, scientists said the federal government did not seek to impose major restrictions to stop the spread of the virus


BusinessToday.In
May 4, 2021
Several variants of the COVID-19 virus have been emerging globally, making efforts to curb the spread of the virus even more difficult


Reuters
May 2, 2021
Indian scientists have flagged about minor mutations in some samples of the coronavirus that could \"possibly evade immune response\"


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