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WHO reviewing report urging new guidance over airborne spread of coronavirus

WHO reviewing report urging new guidance over airborne spread of coronavirus

A total of 239 scientists in 32 countries outlined the evidence that floating virus particles can infect people who breathe them in.

2020-07-07 12:28:20
‘Drug admin positive about Gonoshasthaya kit’

‘Drug admin positive about Gonoshasthaya kit’

The Directorate General of Drug Administration (DGDA) is positive about the ‘G-Rapid Dot Blot’ kit developed by Gonoshasthaya Kendra to test Covid-19 infection, said coordinator of the kit project.

2020-07-05 16:53:38
WHO discontinues hydroxychloroquine, lopinavir/ritonavir trial

WHO discontinues hydroxychloroquine, lopinavir/ritonavir trial

The World Health Organization (WHO) announced on Saturday that it was discontinuing hydroxychloroquine and lopinavir/ritonavir arms for its Solidarity Trial, citing little or no reduction in the mortality of hospitalized COVID-19 patients.

2020-07-05 12:05:44
Bangladesh confirms 29 more deaths, 3288 new corona cases

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Bangladesh confirms 29 more deaths, 3288 new corona cases

Bangladesh on Saturday (July 4) confirmed 29 more deaths from coronavirus (Covid-19) infection in the last 24 hours, raising the death toll to 1,997.

2020-07-04 15:01:51
BSMMU begins coronavirus treatment 

BSMMU begins coronavirus treatment 

Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University (BSMMU) has launched a ‘Corona Centre’ on Saturday (July 4) for giving treatment to the coronavirus-infected patients.

2020-07-04 13:30:11
Bangladesh confirms 42 more deaths, 3114 new corona cases

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Bangladesh confirms 42 more deaths, 3114 new corona cases

Bangladesh on Friday (July 3) confirmed 42 more deaths from coronavirus (Covid-19) infection in the last 24 hours, raising the death toll to 1,968.

2020-07-03 15:58:38
Globe Biotech for human trial of its ‘Covid-19 vaccine’

Globe Biotech for human trial of its ‘Covid-19 vaccine’

Globe Biotech Limited (GBL) will take initiative to launch a clinical trial of their newly developed coronavirus (Covid-19) ‘vaccine’.

2020-07-02 17:08:50
Bangladesh confirms 38 more deaths, 4019 new corona cases

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Bangladesh confirms 38 more deaths, 4019 new corona cases

Bangladesh on Thursday (July 2) confirmed 38 more death from coronavirus (Covid-19) infection in the last 24 hours, raising the death toll to 1,926.

2020-07-02 15:13:43
Bangladesh confirms 41 more deaths, 3775 new corona cases

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Bangladesh confirms 41 more deaths, 3775 new corona cases

Bangladesh confirmed the highest single-day fatality on Wednesday (July 1) as 41 more died from coronavirus (Covid-19) infection in the last 24 hours, raising the death toll to 1,888.

2020-07-01 15:08:35
Bangladesh confirms 64 more deaths, 3682 new corona cases

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Bangladesh confirms 64 more deaths, 3682 new corona cases

Bangladesh confirmed the highest single-day fatality on Tuesday (June 30) as 64 more died from coronavirus (Covid-19) infection in the last 24 hours, raising the death toll to 1,783.

2020-06-30 14:48:23
COVAXIN: India's first corona vaccine gets DCGI nod for human trials

COVAXIN: India's first corona vaccine gets DCGI nod for human trials

Hyderabad-based Bharat Biotech announced that it has successfully developed Covaxin, India's first vaccine candidate for Covid-19, in collaboration with the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) and National Institute of Virology (NIV).

2020-06-30 14:00:04
Govt fixes Covid-19 test fee at minimum Tk 200

Govt fixes Covid-19 test fee at minimum Tk 200

The government has fixed fees for coronavirus in all laboratories in public hospitals and institutes across the country. From now on, the patients will have to pay Tk 200 per test if they visit the kiosks to give samples, said Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS).

2020-06-29 14:47:42
Oxford vaccine most advanced, says WHO; Sanofi accelerates trials

Oxford vaccine most advanced, says WHO; Sanofi accelerates trials

Even though there are more than 13 experimental vaccines in clinical trials among the 140 being developed to combat Covid-19, the World Health Organisation has identified the candidates developed by Oxford University-AstraZeneca and Moderna Inc as the front-runners.

2020-06-29 12:58:48
Bangladesh confirms 43 more deaths, 3809 new corona cases

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Bangladesh confirms 43 more deaths, 3809 new corona cases

Bangladesh on Sunday (June 28) reported 43 more deaths from coronavirus (Covid-19) infection in the last 24 hours, raising the death toll to 1,738, said the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS).

2020-06-28 15:10:46
Bangladesh confirms 34 more deaths, 3504 new corona cases

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Bangladesh confirms 34 more deaths, 3504 new corona cases

Bangladesh on Saturday (June 27) reported 34 more deaths from coronavirus (Covid-19) infection in the last 24 hours, raising the death toll to 1,695, said the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS).

2020-06-27 14:48:48