Three engineers, including two Indian Americans, develop bulletproof coatings from nature

indica News Bureau- As the world is focused on tackling the coronavirus pandemic, we shouldn’t forget another persisting crisis that looms around – global warming. That’s why, it is important to keep working towards solutions that bring down the country’s carbon footprint, regardless of the current situation. In this regard, three engineers, including two Indian-origin, […]

Bangladeshi pharma company the first to sell remdesivir for COVID-19 treatment

indica News Bureau- Dhaka-based pharmaceutical company has become the world’s first company to start selling Gilead’s COVID-19 drug remdesivir for treatment of coronavirus patients in the country. While the pharma company Beximco will supply the drug for free to government and state-run hospitals treating COVID-19 patients while it has fixed its price for supplying the […]

Wuhan conducts over 1mn nucleic acid tests

IANS-  Wuhan, the capital of China’s Hubei province where the COVID-19 pandemic originated last December, has conducted more than 1 million nucleic acid tests over the past week and recorded a significant drop in the incidence of asymptomatic cases, official media reported Tuesday. The number of asymptomatic patients who tested positive for the virus fell […]