Tag: Institute Of Life Sciences

Booster Dose Needed?
‘One fourth Of Fully Vaccinated People Will Have No Antibodies’

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).

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  • Saturday, 11 September 2021
Padma Shri Dr Ajay Kumar Parida takes charge as Director, ILS

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 […]

  • Wednesday, 21 July 2021
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Plan Afoot To Make SCB Hub For Plasma Therapy In Odisha: ILS Director

Bhubaneswar: As COVID deaths continue to rise in Odisha, Institute of Life Sciences (ILS) Director Ajay Parida on Friday informed that Plasma therapy to treat coronavirus patients will start at four hospitals in the State. Within next 10 to 12 days, Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik will inaugurate four such facilities at SCB Medical College and […]

  • Thursday, 15 April 2021
COVID-19 Crisis Will Be Stable In Odisha This Month , Hopes ILS Director
Odisha's COVID-19 Curve Will Peak & Stabilise In August: ILS Director

Bhubaneswar: Even though Odisha continues to witness a steep rise in the novel-Coronavirus curve with each passing day, the Institute of Life Sciences (ILS), Bhubaneswar director Ajay Parida is confident that after a spike, the COVID-19 crisis in the State will attain stability in August. Speaking to media, the ILS chief said, “In terms of […]

  • Wednesday, 14 April 2021
Odisha COVID-19 Curve Will Go Down After Peak In Sept First Week: ILS Director
Odisha COVID-19 Curve Likely To Decline From September First Week: ILS Director

Bhubaneswar: Even after Odisha’s COVID-19 graph continues an upward trend, the Director of Institute of Life Sciences (ILS) in Bhubaneswar, Ajay Parida is hopeful that the daily cases will decline after a peak in the first week of September. Speaking to media Parida said, “The number of daily COVID-19 cases in Odisha will peak in […]

  • Tuesday, 13 April 2021
No Time To Lower Guard Against COVID-19 Despite Cases Declining: ILS Director

Bhubaneswar: With the festive season and winter round the corner, people need to be extra cautious even though there has been a sharp decline in COVID-19 cases in Odisha, said Institute of Life Sciences (ILS) Director, Ajay Parida on Friday. According to Parida, the instances of COVID-19 positive cases have come down to 5 % […]

  • Sunday, 11 April 2021
‘Presence of Mutant Covid-19 Strains In Odisha Will Be Known In Two Days’

Bhubaneswar: The conclusions drawn in a State Bank of India (SBI) research report that the second wave of Covid-19 in India could last up to 100 days and peak in mid-April has certainly come as a major concern as daily cases are witnessing a steep rise in several States across the country including Odisha. Director, […]

  • Thursday, 01 April 2021