The findings showed that men with diabetes were 28 per cent more likely to die with Covid-19 than women with diabetes.
The entire first wave of the pandemic in Telangana was driven by areas under GHMC and Rangareddy district.
The research provides fresh evidence that people have transmitted SARS-CoV-2 to cats during the pandemic in the UK.
Safety and efficacy results from the final analysis will be available in June and the final report will be submitted to a peer-reviewed publication, says Bharat Biotech
The top research institute said that “NIV has also demonstrated the neutralisation potential of Covaxin against the UK and Brazil variants.”
Generally, a procedure mask without altering the fit, is about 40-60 per cent effective at keeping COVID-19-sized particles out, the researchers said.
The antiviral MK-4482 significantly decreased levels of virus and disease damage in the lungs of hamsters treated for SARS-CoV-2 infection, according to a new study from the US National Institutes of Health scientists.
"We are still searching for its Achille's Heel so that we can develop optimal antivirals," Chanda said in a paper published in the journal Molecular Cell.
"If Covid cases continue to rise, then govt’s attempts to add more hospital beds will not be enough," warned TS Director of Public Health
People with severe mental disorders have been identified as a high-risk group for a worse outcome in Covid-19 due to lower awareness of risk, higher prevalence of cognitive impairment among others.
The findings offer little new insight into how the virus first emerged and leave many questions unanswered, though that was as expected.
The study, published in the journal ACS Omega, looked at three antiviral drugs that have proven effective against Ebola and the Marburg virus tilorone, quinacrine and pyronaridine.
Genome sequencing and analysis have been carried out on samples from arriving international travellers, contacts of those positive for VOC and community samples from most of the states.