Loss of habitats has forced bats to live in close contact with humans, increasing chances of people getting infected with novel viruses.
Virus mutations are common and expected, but they don’t change the virulence of any strain of the coronavirus.
People without documented symptoms were about half as contagious as those with them & yet they constituted majority who got & spread Covid-19, study shows.
Pune start-up has been given Rs 1 cr to increase production of Scitech Airon, which claims to reduce presence of the coronavirus in a closed room within an hour.
Travel restrictions only help stop transmission in the early and late stages of the pandemic. ThePrint bring you the latest research on Covid-19.
Mathematical epidemiology is playing a crucial role in the fight against large-scale infectious diseases such as COVID-19.
The study titled ‘COVID-19 for India Updates’ had gone viral on social media last week and predicted that India will have more than 12 crore Covid-19 cases.
ICGEB’s Neel Sarovar Bhavesh says the need of the hour is cooperation between researchers and govt agencies, so that a cure for Covid-19 can be found quickly.
Research so far indicates that the pangolin, a scaly mammal that is illegally traded, was most likely an intermediary between bats and humans, but not the only one.
As part of its #NASAatHome initiative, the US space agency replugged several of its podcasts, videos and DIY projects.