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Air pollution’s link to Covid needs attention
Decision-makers cannot afford to be lulled into complacency by the lack of an active Covid-19 wave, or smoggy skies — the two crises have claimed lives
Updated on Apr 10, 2023 07:31 PM IST
Covid infection through womb caused brain damage in two infants: Study
Neither of the babies tested Covid positive at birth but developed high levels of antibodies in their blood against the virus.
Updated on Apr 09, 2023 06:51 AM IST
High air pollution hits Covid vaccine response: Study
The research team measured three kinds of antibodies (IgM, IgG and IgA) to five viral antigens (three of them on the spike protein contained in the vaccine).
Updated on Apr 07, 2023 06:06 AM IST
ByHT Correspondent, New Delhi
Pfizer’s third Covid shot boosts antibodies in kids 5 to 11
The companies plan to file for emergency-use authorization in the US in the coming days based on the results, according to a statement Thursday. They will also submit the data to other regulators around the world.
Published on Apr 14, 2022 07:59 PM IST
Why antibodies aren't the only defense against Omicron
These Y-shaped proteins have made top news recently because Covid-19 shots don't produce as many of them that work against the heavily mutated Omicron variant compared to past strains -- at least, not without a booster.
Updated on Dec 17, 2021 08:11 AM IST