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Coronavirus: Chinese scientists find

Coronavirus: Chinese scientists find "effective" antibodies

A team of Chinese scientists has isolated several antibodies that it says are "extremely effective" at blocking the ability of the new coronavirus to enter cells, which eventually could be helpful in treating or preventing COVID-19.

2020-04-01 18:17:09
Coronavirus: Bashundhara Group to build 5000-bed hospital

Coronavirus: Bashundhara Group to build 5000-bed hospital

Bashundhara Group, the country’s leading business conglomerate, will build a 5000-bed hospital in the capital for treating patients infected with coronavirus (COVID-19).

2020-03-29 19:12:12
2 doctors among 4 more infected with coronavirus

2 doctors among 4 more infected with coronavirus

DHAKA: Four more people, including two doctors, have been infected with coronavirus in last 24 hours in Bangladesh.

2020-03-27 13:31:47
Coronavirus: Young people are not ‘invincible’, WHO warns

Coronavirus: Young people are not ‘invincible’, WHO warns

Young people are not immune from coronavirus and must avoid socialising and communicating it to older, more vulnerable people, the World Health Organization (WHO) has warned.

2020-03-21 13:22:53
Coronavirus: US volunteers test first vaccine

Coronavirus: US volunteers test first vaccine

The first human trial of a vaccine to protect against pandemic coronavirus has started in the US. Four patients received the jab at the Kaiser Permanente research facility in Seattle, Washington.

2020-03-17 13:51:01
Coronavirus vaccine trial starts today: US govt official

Coronavirus vaccine trial starts today: US govt official

A clinical trial evaluating a vaccine designed to protect against the new coronavirus will begin Monday, according to a government official.

2020-03-16 12:25:30
Research team has isolated the COVID-19 virus

Research team has isolated the COVID-19 virus

A team of researchers from Sunnybrook, McMaster University(opens in a new window) and the University of Toronto(opens in a new window) has isolated severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2), the agent responsible for the ongoing outbreak of COVID-19.

2020-03-14 12:55:28
No new coronavirus-infected patients detected in country

No new coronavirus-infected patients detected in country

Health Minister Zahid Maleque said no new coronavirus-infected patients have been detected in the country.

2020-03-12 18:02:48
Nepalese student at KMCH not coronavirus-infected

Nepalese student at KMCH not coronavirus-infected

A suspected Coronavirus-infected patient admitted to Khulna Medical College Hospital (KMCH) has been released from the hospital. The concerned doctors said that student was not infected with the lethal Coronavirus.

2020-03-09 16:49:57
No more coronavirus case confirmed in Bangladesh: IEDCR

No more coronavirus case confirmed in Bangladesh: IEDCR

The Institute of Epidemiology, Diseases Control and Research (IEDCR) said no more infection from the coronavirus was reported in the country on Monday (March 9).

2020-03-09 13:39:03
Coronavirus: Bangladesh receives 500 testing kits from China

Coronavirus: Bangladesh receives 500 testing kits from China

Bangladesh government has received 500 ‘Real-time PCR kits’ from the Chinese government to detect coronavirus. Chinese Ambassador to Bangladesh Li Jiming handed over the kits to Bangladesh’s Health and Family Welfare Minister Zahid Maleque at the Secretariat in Dhaka on Tuesday (Feb 25). 

2020-02-25 19:46:29
Bangladeshi infected with coronavirus in UAE

Bangladeshi infected with coronavirus in UAE

A 39-year-old Bangladeshi national in the United Arab Emirates has been infected with the novel coronavirus.

2020-02-22 14:30:04
Coronavirus: Two dead from quarantined Diamond Princess

Coronavirus: Two dead from quarantined Diamond Princess

Two Japanese passengers who contracted the Covid-19 virus onboard a cruise ship quarantined in Japan have died.

2020-02-20 13:41:52
Coronavirus: Bangladeshi's condition ‘critical’ in Singapore

Coronavirus: Bangladeshi's condition ‘critical’ in Singapore

One of the five Bangladesh citizens, infected with coronavirus in Singapore, is now in a “critical state”, said Foreign Minister Dr AK Abdul Momen on Wednesday (Feb 19).

2020-02-19 14:01:34