A study conducted by the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) and National Institute of Virology (NIV), Pune, has found that Covid-19-recovered individuals with both doses of Covishield have higher immunity against the Delta variant.
The study titled ‘Neutralization Of Delta Variant With Sera of Covishield Vaccines And Covid-19 Recovered Vaccinated Individuals’ have assessed the neutralising antibody (NAb) response of individuals immunised with Covishield vaccine (first dose and second dose), COVID-19 recovered individuals who were vaccinated (first dose and second dose) and breakthrough infections (due to Kappa and the Delta variant). Delta variant has further mutated to Delta plus also known as AY.1.
Indian men’s hockey team ended the country’s 41-year medal drought at the Olympic Games in hockey as Manpreet Singh & Co. defeated Germany 5-4 to clinch a bronze medal at the quadrennial event in Tokyo. Trailing 1-3 in the match, Indian team produced a sensational comeback to send the Germans […]