Drug News (Medindia)

Lab-on-a-chip Test Provides Cheaper, Faster Diagnostics

he chip, developed at Imperial College London and known as TriSilix, is a 'micro laboratory' which performs a miniature version of the polymerase chain reaction (PCR) on the spot. It helps in rapid diagnosis.

How to Find Winning Sperm?

The winning sperm has a few vital molecular characteristics that differentiate them from those left behind, according to new research.

Building Resiliency Among Kids as the Pandemic Continues

The COVID-19 pandemic has impacted children's mental health, and as families start planning for the holidays that may look very different this year. So, it's important to build resilience in kids to prepare them for what's ahead.

COVID-19 Rate Hits New High of 3.9% in New York

New York City's COVID-19 infection rate on 7-day average has reached a new height of 3.9 per cent, compared with 3.64 percent reported one day earlier, Mayor Bill de Blasio has tweeted.

HIV May Develop Resistance Against Wonder Drug

Dolutegravir, the current first-line treatment for HIV recommended by the World Health Organization (WHO) in 2019 is now showing less efficacy in people with NNRTI drug-resistant strains.