Almost 20-25 percent of fully inoculated population would not develop antibodies for Covid-19. This information was shared by Director of Institute of Life Sciences (ILS), Ajay Parida on Saturday (Sept 11).
Bhubaneswar: Amid the rise in the number of daily Covid-19 positive case in Odisha, Director of the Institute of Life Sciences (ILS), Ajay Parida said the new strain of the…
Bhubaneswar: Amid concerns following the disclosures made by the National Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) on Wednesday about the discovery of UK variant of covid-19 virus in Odisha, the clarifications made by the Institute of Life Science (ILS), Bhubaneswar on Thursday brought some succour. ILS Director, Dr. Ajay Parida said that persons carrying the mutant […]
Bhubaneswar: At least three to four cases of COVID-19 reinfections have surfaced in Odisha, informed Institute of Life Sciences (ILS) director, Ajay Parida on Friday. While speaking to reporters, Parida said, “We cannot rule out COVID-19 reinfections. I personally know three to four persons who have again tested positive for coronavirus after their recovery. But […]
Bhubaneswar: In view of the spurt in COVID-19 cases, Odisha government is now planning to ramp up testing by setting up additional labs in different parts of the State. Institute of Life Sciences (ILS) director, Ajay Parida on Friday informed that additional testing labs will be set up in five districts —Angul, Jharsuguda, Keonjhar, Kalahandi […]
Bhubaneswar: Eminent Odia scientist and Padma Shri awardee Dr Ajay Kumar Parida took charge as the Director of Institute of Life Sciences (ILS), Bhubaneswar on Thursday. A native of Jajpur district, Parida has made notable research contributions in the field of agriculture, plant molecular biology and biotechnology. His pioneering contributions in identifying stress tolerant genes […]