Covid Vaccine Has Good Immune Response With Two-Dose Regime, Says Oxford

December 18, 2020

London: Oxford’s COVID-19 vaccine candidate has a better immune response when a two full-dose regime is used rather than a full-dose followed by a half-dose booster, the university said on Thursday. The vaccine candidate, which has been licensed to AstraZeneca, has published interim late stage trial results showing higher efficacy when a half dose is followed by a full dose, compared to a two full-dose regime, though more work needs…


Asymptomatic COVID-19 Sufferers Lose Antibodies Sooner: Study

October 27, 2020

London:  Asymptomatic coronavirus sufferers appear to lose detectable antibodies sooner than people who have exhibited Covid-19 symptoms, according to one of the biggest studies of its kind in Britain published on Tuesday. The findings by Imperial College London and market research firm Ipsos Mori also suggest the loss of antibodies was slower in 18-24 year-olds compared to those aged 75 and over. Overall, samples from hundreds of thousands of people…


COVID-19: Schoolkids turn fruit sellers for food

June 26, 2020

Anjana and Kusum are not the only school kids, who are forced to turn fruit seller. There are umpteen children, who are doing odd jobs to fil… Neither scorching heat nor incessant rain deters 10-year-old Anjana and seven-year-old Kusum from eking out a living by selling fruits on t… Read More 03 / 25 Read More>> Source:- indiatimes