Government To Launch Platform To Track Breakthrough Infections: Sources

Only a few people were hospitalised due to breakthrough infections, sources said. (File) New Delhi: With reports of breakthrough infections – where people contracted the virus after coronavirus vaccination – emerging across the country, the government is planning to launch a platform by next week to track such cases, sources told NDTV. The platform, which … Read more

Delhi, Coronavirus: Told Centre Difficult To Ascertain Oxygen-Related Deaths Without Probe: Manish Sisodia

Proper probe is needed to ascertain oxygen-related deaths in Delhi, Manish Sisodia said. (File) New Delhi: Delhi Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia Thursday said he has written to Union Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya saying that without a proper probe, it is difficult to ascertain if any oxygen-related death happened during the second wave of coronavirus. … Read more

Sinovac Vaccine Antibody Levels May Decline In 6 Months: Study

Coronavirus: Antibodies from Sinovac Biotech’s COVID-19 vaccine declined after 6 months, study said. Beijing: Antibodies triggered by Sinovac Biotech’s COVID-19 vaccine declined below a key threshold from around six months after a second dose for most recipients, but a third shot had a strong booster effect, a lab study showed. Chinese researchers reported the findings … Read more

What Polio Taught This European Country About COVID-19 Vaccination

Coronavirus: Spain is leading Europe’s virus vaccination drive against Covid-19. Madrid, Spain: Spain has become a leader of Europe’s virus vaccination drive against Covid-19, due to a deep trust in the public health system and close-knit family ties that encourage people to get the jab to protect relatives. More than 61 percent of Spain’s population … Read more