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Covid Vaccine- How close are we?

Covid Vaccine: Why did the need arise? In December 2019, reports flocked out of central city in Wuhan, China that a new coronavirus is causing a cluster of pneumonia cases in the city. On March 11, 2020, WHO declared the coronavirus as a pandemic and

ASCO Webinar Summary: Pancreatic Cancer-II

Pharmacokinetically-guided 5-FU dose optimization within the preoperative folfoxiri regimen in resectable pancreatic cancer patients  (Link to full article)  Author, Company : Anna Vilalta, University of Navarra, Pamplona, Spain and others Abstract Number: 4636 Indications : resectable pancreatic cancer (PC) Interventions : 5-FU, folfoxiri Background and objectives: Patients having

ASCO Goes Virtual 2020

American Society of Clinical Oncology(ASCO)is an organization which represents around 45,000 physicians of all oncology sub-specialities. It was founded in the year 1964. ASCO works extensively towards conquering cancer through its educational programmes, in-depth research, and patient care of utmost quality. ASCO organises an annual

Can Moderna Therapeutics provide some hope in COVID-19?

Multiple companies are continuously working on developing a potential vaccine that could combat coronavirus. Moderna therapeutics is among the many companies which is working in response to the rapidly growing pandemic of SARS-CoV-2. Moderna therapeutics’ investigational mRNA vaccine (mRNA-1273) developed against the novel coronavirus is

Impact of COVID-19 on Clinical Trials

The world is in the grip of Covid-19, a WHO declared pandemic, with ever rising number of patients and no cure in near sight. In terms of casualties, both lives lost and those in need of critical care, and potential impacts on socioeconomics, the global

How soon we will have an answer to COVID-19?

Coronavirus (COVID-19) has affected more than ~2.0Mn people worldwide and killed at least 134,733. (As of 16th April 2020). As the number of COVID-19 confirmed cases continue to surge, healthcare workers have started coming up with medical treatments which could counter the worldwide spread of

CRISPR: A Transformation in Human Therapeutics

What is CRISPR? CRISPR-Cas9 (clustered regularly interspaced short palindromic repeats) is a revolutionary gene editing tool whose efficacy and ease of use has already accelerated innovation across multiple diverse industries. Biologically speaking, it is defence mechanism utilized by the bacteria for invading pathogens, but recently researchers have

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