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As India fights coronavirus, it must ensure equitable access to tests

A government's response to the pandemic should be based on public health science, which thrives on scrutiny and debate, writes Dr Chandrakant Lahariya.

4 Aug 2020 9:32 am
Artificial intelligence can speed up, improve Alzheimer's diagnosis: Study

Artificial intelligence can diagnose Alzheimer's disease faster and improve prognosis, a new study has revealed

29 Jul 2020 5:24 pm
Lab-made mild virus mimics Covid-19, can aid drug, vaccine discovery: Study

Scientists have genetically modified a mild virus which generates antibodies in humans just like the novel coronavirus, but without causing severe disease, an advance which they say will enable more labs across the world to safely test drugs and vaccine candidates against COVID-19. The researchers from the Washington University School of Medicine in St Louis in the US engineered the mildly infecting vesicular stomatitis virus (VSV) which virologists widely use in experiments by swapping one of i

22 Jul 2020 1:18 pm