Kits crisis limit Coronavirus test in the country

Shortage of kits poses serious public health risk from Coronavirus in Bangladesh as the imported testing kits reserve is running out very fast, a...

The coronavirus vaccine is coming in October, optimistic researchers

German biotechnology company Bio n Tech is working with New York-based pharmaceutical company Pfizer Inc. to develop a vaccine to prevent coronavirus infection. The...

239 experts with 1 big claim: The coronavirus is airborne

The coronavirus is finding new victims worldwide, in bars and restaurants, offices, markets and casinos, giving rise to frightening clusters of infection that increasingly...

Bangladeshi barbers wearing PPE help quell customers’ fears amid pandemic

After more than two months of a COVID-19-induced lockdown that ended late last month, barbershops and hairdressers in Dhaka, the capital city of Bangladesh,...

India’s biggest success, the trial of the vaccine in the human body in July

India saw its first success in the case of corona vaccine. This time the trial of the vaccine is starting in the human body...

COVID-19 testing facility to be extend to follow South Korean examples.

The Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) is planning expansion COVID-19 testing facility, engaging non-government or private organizations following South Korean Examples. The approach called...

Dexamethasone “green shoots of hope” WHO

Signs of hope have begun to show in the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic, the World Health Organization (WHO) said on Wednesday, but it...

icddr,b with Beximco funding begins clinical trial of ‘Ivermectin for Covid-19 treatment

icddr,b has started a randomised, double-blind, placebo-controlled clinical trial to evaluate the safety and efficacy of anti-parasitic medicine Ivermectin in combination with antibiotic doxycycline...

Covid-19: Only red zones likely under general holiday

The government is going for announce general holiday at only the red zone areas to control further spread of deadly coronavirus in Bangladesh. All offices,...

Cracked health sector gets healthy allocation for fight against coronavirus.

Finance Minister AHM Mustafa Kamal has proposed an allocation of Tk29,247 crore for the health sector for FY2020-21which is 23% higher than that of...