India was among the first to advocate the use of masks and face coverings as a public health measure. We were also among the earliest to create public awareness campaigns about social distancing. In record time, medical infrastructure was scaled up- be it Covid hospitals, ICU capacities and more. Starting from one testing lab in January, we now have around sixteen hundred labs across the country. … [Read more...] about Full text of PM Modi’s speech at US-India Strategic Partnership Forum
Most opening partnership in test
Matt Hancock has previously said about the machines: 'By quickly detecting whether the virus is present in an individual, this new test is an important step forward in point of care testing which means that positive cases can be identified and contained quickly and safely. … [Read more...] about Boris Johnson says he wants EVERYBODY in the UK to be able to take a coronavirus test EVERYDAY to get life back to normal after Matt Hancock blasted people for needlessly booking checks
Chris Sale, CEO and co-founder of Nonacus, said: 'It will allow us to extend the technology to include SARS-CoV-2 as part of a comprehensive respiratory viral surveillance product so, if your cough is not due to COVID-19, we will be able to tell you what is causing it.' … [Read more...] about Machine that processes 15,000 swabs per day, a 20-second saliva test and £28-a-go nostril sample analyser: How accurate are the tests being lined up for Boris Johnson’s ‘Operation Moonshot’ plan to check 10million people a DAY?
Cities and universities that have not partnered on reopening decisions would be wise to do so immediately. The questions that a town-gown partnership must address amid a pandemic are many. The matters we have explored together as we contemplated our fall semester options included the need for testing, isolation, treatment, and other health and medical resources that may be necessary; what communications would best keep city residents informed of virus levels on campuses and vice-versa; and how to align city laws and campus rules to manage safe behaviors (e.g., consistent limits on the sizes of gatherings for on-and off-campus students, and mask-wearing requirements). … [Read more...] about Pandemic requires partnerships like never before
Viv Bennett, chief nurse at PHE: "Our research has shown that the number of outbreaks in schools tends to reflect the rate of infection in the wider community. The more cases there are in an area, the more likely it is we will see cases in schools as well. … [Read more...] about 200 pupils from three schools in one town to self-isolate as four kids test positive
Kings XI Punjab Full Squad: KL Rahul, Chris Gayle, Mayank Agarwal, Nicholas Pooran, Glenn Maxwell, James Neesham, Chris Jordan, Mohammad Shami, Mujeeb Zadran, Sheldon Cottrell, Hardus Viljoen, Darshan Nalkande, Harpreet Brar, Arshdeep Singh, Mandeep Singh, Sarfraz Khan, K Gowtham, J Suchith, Ravi Bishnoi, Deepak Hooda, Tajinder Dhillon, Prabhsimran Singh, Murugan Ashwin. … [Read more...] about IPL 2020: Will another revamp and Rahul-Kumble partnership work for KXIP?
“COVID-19 cases have been rapidly rising across the country, putting immense pressure on reference laboratories, like the ones we partner with, to process a high volume of tests,” the statement read. “We recognize that the timely return of results is critical.” The company said it is onboarding two additional labs to improve capacity and turnaround times, hopeful to return to a previous average of closer to two days and up to five days. … [Read more...] about Why the time to get back COVID-19 test results in Bay Area ranges from 2 weeks to 2 days
Later this week Venus and his Australian partner John Peers play the American duo of Nicholas Monroe (a former partner of Artem Sitak) and Nathaniel Lammons in the first round and it’s a match where the antipodeans will be favourites. … [Read more...] about New Zealand’s Michael Venus on life inside the US Open tennis bubble
KXIP went into the auction last year with the biggest prize purse and ended up purchasing nine players to solidify their iffy middle order and death bowling. With the return of Glenn Maxwell in the middle order and having found death-bowling options in Sheldon Cottrell and Chris Jordan, the team seems to have its bases covered. … [Read more...] about IPL 2020: Analysis – Will another revamp and Rahul-Kumble partnership work for KXIP?
Rising star Shubman Gill, who also batted up and down in another debatable decision of 2019, may finally be designated to his favourite opening slot with either Sunil Narine or BBL sensation Banton partnering him. That sums up KKR's loaded batting lineup which will complement a heavy pace artillery, spearheaded by Aussie superstar Cummins to form the main strength of the side. … [Read more...] about IPL 2020: Test of Dinesh Karthik’s tactical nous as Kolkata Knight Riders once again depend on ‘Dre Russ show’