To promote last mile access of testing to rural India, DBT under the Covid-Command strategy has supported building of mobile testing labs through AMTZ known as I-LAB . Watch this video for a discussion and […]
People have now resumed their normal activities in most parts of the country. This raises a new challenge of ensuring that the increased movement does not increase the spread of COVID-19. NITI Aayog , in […]
Steps taken to ensure that the privacy of people downloading the ‘Aarogya Setu’ application is protected: Aarogya Setu Data Access and Knowledge Sharing Protocol, 2020 has been notified that lays down the guidelines for collection, […]
Favipiravir is a broad-spectrum antiviral drug that was cleared by the Drugs Controller General of India (DCGI) last week for “emergency restricted” use among Covid-19 patients. Glenmark will sell the generic favipiravir under the brand […]
Coronavirus Disease (COVID 19) has disrupted the normal life of people from almost all angles. However, in these testing times, technology has come up as a boon and offered a number of solutions to fight […]
Watch this video for a discussion and analysis on how the Public Private Partnership model for Indigenous innovation has worked during Covid-19 pandemic and the future roadmap for the same.
Yoga leads to both physical and mental wellbeing. Watch this video for a discussion on how Yoga can help in tackling Covid-19 pandemic throught its positive impact on general health and immunity enhancement.
Pointers: Movement of trucks and rail rakes a challenge due to the lockdown. Reopening of agricultural mandis must be done with adequate social distancing and safeguards. Online portals must be set up and made effective […]
Stigma and discrimination are among the key obstacles in the fight against Covid-19 besides other health care challenges. Watch is video to understand how this can be controlled effectively at the community and individual level.
What is pooling of samples & how does it work? – A pooled testing algorithm involves the PCR screening of a specimen pool comprising multiple individual patient specimens, followed by individual testing (pool de-convolution) only […]