Tag: Delta Covid Variant

High Vaccine Hesitancy In Odisha
Vaccine Hesitancy High In Odisha, 4.7 Lakh 60-Plus Population Yet To Take First Shot

The discouraging tendency among the elderly population in the State has made Odisha cut a poor figure on the national map

  • Sunday, 13 February 2022
Delta Variant Still Triggering Big Numbers In Odisha
Delta Comeback: Odisha Health Min Tests Covid Positive, Home Dist In Country's 150 High-Burden List

Third Wave may prove dangerous. Delta seen in genomes from hotspots like Cuttack, Sundargarh, Jharsuguda etc

  • Friday, 07 January 2022
Why Delta Covid Variant Spreads Like Wildfire, Explained
Why Delta Covid Variant Spreads Like Wildfire, Explained

"Delta SARS-CoV-2 efficiently outcompeted the Alpha variant in human lung epithelial cells and primary human airway tissues," wrote researchers from the University of Texas and others in the abstract.

  • Sunday, 29 August 2021
Delta Variant Now Reported In 135 Countries, Global Coronavirus Cases Could Exceed 200 Million By Next Week: WHO

The global number of new cases has been increasing for more than a month, with over 4 million cases reported in the past week - July 26 to August 1, the update said.

  • Thursday, 05 August 2021
COVID-19 Variant
Delta Variant Spreading Worldwide At Scorching Pace: WHO Chief

The virus variant first identified in India in October 2020 is continuing the spread around the world and has now been detected in 104 countries, he said.

  • Tuesday, 13 July 2021
Covid Delta Variant Detected In 96 Countries: WHO

The Delta Covid-19 variant has now been detected in 96 countries, 11 more than last week, the World Health Organization (WHO) said in its latest update.

  • Thursday, 01 July 2021
India's Covaxin Effectively Neutralises Delta Variant Of Covid, Says NIH

India's Covaxin, developed by Bharat Biotech in collaboration with the Indian Council of Medical Research, effectively neutralises both Alpha and Delta variants of coronavirus, the US' National Institute of Health has said.

  • Wednesday, 30 June 2021
Delta Variant In Odisha
US Soon To Witness Explosive Outbreak Of Delta Variant: Epidemiologist

The Delta variant is leaps and bounds faster than any other variant known to date. It represents a clear and present danger to the world. This Delta variant surge will not end well for low vaccination areas.

  • Monday, 28 June 2021
'Delta' Covid Variant First Reported In India 40% More Transmissible Than 'Alpha': UK Minister
'Delta' Covid Variant First Reported In India 40% More Transmissible Than 'Alpha': UK Minister

"We were previously told by the scientific advisory group for emergencies (Sage) that there would be problems if a variant was 40 per cent to 50 per cent more transmissible."

  • Sunday, 06 June 2021