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Evidence shows Covid vax is safe, effective for cancer patients

The findings revealed that individuals with cancer have an appropriate, protective immune response to vaccination without experiencing any more side-effects than the general population

Evidence shows Covid vax is safe, effective for cancer patients

Scientists in Singapore transform fruit leftovers into antibacterial bandages

The process extracts cellulose powder from the fruit's husks after they are sliced and freeze-dried, then mixes it with glycerol. This mixture becomes soft hydrogel, which is then cut into bandage ...

Scientists in Singapore transform fruit leftovers into antibacterial bandages

Antibiotic resistance can be prevented using evolutionary principles

The findings of new research suggested an effective way to kill bacteria and prevent its drug resistance. This was done by sequential treatment using antibiotics that are similar but swapped around ...

Antibiotic resistance can be prevented using evolutionary principles

All elderly citizens must be vaccinated

Almost all countries in the world have taken necessary measures to bring their senior citizens under the vaccination drive as soon as possible

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Covid-19

180 tonnes of oxygen arrives from India

Around 180 tonnes of liquid oxygen, imported by three companies in Bangladesh, Linde, Spectra and Pure Oxygen, arrived in the country on an emergency basis from India on Wednesday

180 tonnes of oxygen arrives from India

Dhaka Metropolitan General Hospital

ICU beds lying unused for eight months

A total of five intensive care units (ICU) were set up in the Dhaka Metropolitan General Hospital in October last year for the treatment of critical coronavirus patients. Besides, 15 high dependency ...

ICU beds lying unused for eight months

Chaos over transfer

Will the health ministry continue operating like this?

In the last 15 months, the health ministry has not taken any initiative to increase manpower and capacity. As a result, many hospitals are struggling to provide medical care to corona patients due to ...

Will the health ministry continue operating like this?

Hyundai Motor India upholds commitment of social values to serve humanity

Hyundai Motor India Foundation, the philanthropic arm of Hyundai Motor India Limited today released a film on its social outreach initiative “Sparsh Sanjeevani”

Hyundai Motor India upholds commitment of social values to serve humanity

HC turns down writ seeking cancellation of MBBS admission test results

The High Court rejected a writ petition seeking cancellation of results of the MBBS admission test for 2020-2021 academic year and formulation of a new merit list

HC turns down writ seeking cancellation of MBBS admission test results

COVID-19 vaccine: Having no alternative source was a blunder

Analysing the activities of the government, experts say Bangladesh had been making blunders since the beginning of the process of vaccine selection

COVID-19 vaccine: Having no alternative source was a blunder
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