According an adviser to the WHO, quarantines may slow the spread, but the virus had the opportunity to roam in China and beyond before they went into effect.
The study was conducted after an infant, whose mother has COVID-19, tested positive with the virus 36 hours after birth.
US has been asking India to remove price caps on high-end medical devices under the proposed trade deal. Healthcare industry in India against rollback of price controls.
Doctors in Kerala heaved a sigh of relief earlier this week after the test results of two confirmed cases of the novel coronavirus came out negative.
Govt panel formed to tackle ‘drug security concerns’ has decided to monitor situation after Indian embassy in China says several drugmakers there have resumed operations.
The World Health Organisation announced that 400 scientists will be meeting on 11-12 February in Geneva to discuss all aspects of the virus.
Modi govt has asked manufacturers of medical devices to update list of available products for immediate delivery to coronavirus-hit China.
In a list sent to the Modi govt, pharma firms have said they could run short of 57 medicines if China shutdown continues due to coronavirus outbreak.
A new study has uncovered that in people who no longer smoke, the body replenishes the airways with normal cells that help protect the lungs better.
Latest warning from Department of Pharmaceuticals follows a conference of Indian Psychiatric Society in Kolkata. Companies told to adhere to ethics code.