Ashwagandha can be effective COVID-19 preventive drug, finds research by IIT Delhi and Japan’s AIST

The drug’s development may take some time, and in the current scenario, these natural resources — Ashwagandha and Propolis — can offer some preventive or even therapeutic value, according to D Sundar, head of the Delhi Indian Institute of Technology’s Biotechnology department. NEW DELHI: Ayurvedic herb Ashwagandha can be an effective therapeutic and preventive drug against the COVID-19

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Hyderabad-based biotech firm working on nasal vaccine for Covid-19…

An international collaboration of virologists at the University of Wisconsin–Madison and the vaccine companies FluGen along with Bharat Biotech has begun the development and testing of a vaccine against Covid-19 called CoroFlu.     Hyderabad-based biotech company is working on developing a nasal vaccine for Covid-19. An international collaboration of virologists at the University of

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India Inc steps up to fund fight against coronavirus

MUMBAI: Corporate India is increasingly revealing its generous side to commit assistance in various forms in the country’s fight against the virus. Billionaire Anil Agarwal said his company Vedanta is setting aside Rs 100 crore initially to support daily wage workers and contract employees working at the mining giant’s factories in India. If the need arises, the company will

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