Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Anonna Dutt
UPDATED ON SEP 24, 2020 12:27 AM IST
The entire sequencing process will not cost more than Rs 2,000 per sample and can be easily implemented by state governments, Dr. Agarwal said. In comparison, a patient pays Rs 2,400 for an RT-PCR test at a private laboratory in Delhi.
New Delhi | By Anonna Dutt
UPDATED ON OCT 26, 2019 01:42 AM IST
Genome sequencing is the process of figuring out the order of DNA nucleotides, or bases, in a genome [genetic material of an organism].
New Delhi | By Rhythma Kaul
UPDATED ON JAN 01, 2019 02:36 PM IST
According to research published earlier this year in Nature, there are about 500,000 people aged 100 years and above in the world, and the number is going to almost double every decade. There is no limit to longevity.