Drug News (Medindia)

Presence, Prevalence of Oral Disorders in COVID-19 Survivors

The study "Frequent and Persistent Salivary Gland Ectasia and Oral Disease After COVID-19" published in the iJournal of Dental Research (JDR)/i, investigated the presence and prevalence of oral manifestations in COVID-19 survivors.

Global Covid-19 Cases Risen to 115.1 Million

Global Covid-19 cases has topped 115.1 million. Countries with more than a million confirmed coovid-19 cases are Brazil, Russia, the UK, France, Spain, Italy, Turkey, Germany, Colombia, Argentina, Mexico, Poland, Iran, South Africa, Ukraine, Indonesia, Peru, Czech Republic and The Netherlands.

Merck to Manufacture Johnson (and) Johnson's Covid-19 Vaccine

Johnson (and) Johnson and Merck will work together to expand the production of Johnson (and) Johnson's covid-19 vaccine. Merck is the 9th manufacturer to join the global network and this collaboration will deliver the Covid-19 vaccine worldwide.

Ebola Kills 11 People in Guinea

Ebola is a highly contagious hemorrhagic fever and during the 2014-2016 Ebola virus outbreak, over 11,300 people died. African countries of Guinea and the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) have reported 28 Ebola virus cases, of which 11 people have died so far.

COVID-19 Cases Top 114.7 Million

Globally, the total number of coronavirus cases has topped 114.7 million, while the deaths have surged to more than 2.54 million.