2020-05-21 - Umashankar Mishra

IIT Delhi Develops PPE Coverall to Avoid COVID-19 Infection

Researchers at IIT Delhi have developed the technology for Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) Coverall for protecting of doctors, nurses, paramedical staff and others from COVID-19...

2020-05-20 - Umashankar Mishra

Ashwagandha Takes Lead in IIT-Delhi Study to be COVID-19 Warrior

IIT-Delhi collaborated with Japan's AIST in a study that discovered that Ashwagandha compound may be efficietive anti-Covid-19 drug...

2020-05-19 - Umashankar Mishra

Scientists Develop Mobile Indoor Disinfection Sprayer

Scientists at CSIR-CMERI, Durgapur, have developed 2 mobile indoor Disinfection Sprayer units. These units can be used for cleaning and disinfecting pathogenic micro-organism effectively, especially in hospitals...

2020-05-18 - Umashankar Mishra

CSIR Collaborates with Intel and IIIT-Hyderabad to Combat COVID-19

CSIR is working with Intel India and IIIT, Hyderabad, to help achieve faster and less expensive COVID-19 testing and coronavirus genome sequencing to understand epidemiology and AI-based risk stratification for patients with co-morbidities...

2020-05-15 - Sunderarajan Padmanabhan

A Novel Tool to Help Gain Deeper Insight into Parkinson’s Disease

Scientists from IIT (ISM) Dhanbad and CSIR-IICB, Kolkata, teamed up to find a solution to address ASyn aggregation and its implications in Parkinson’s disease...

2020-05-13 - PIB Delhi

CSIR-NAL, Bengaluru Developed Non Invasive Ventilator For COVID-19

The system has been certified for safety and performance by NABL accredited agencies...

2020-04-14 - Barbara Jorgensen

Blog: The US DPA Won’t ‘Cure’ Covid-19

Healthcare workers face a critical shortage of personal protection equipment, and we have a system that can do nothing about it quickly...

2020-03-30 - Giovanni Di Maria

Covid-19: A Review of Low-Cost Ventilators

Designers from all over the world are working to design and build special low-cost ventilators in no time to fight COVID-19. Let’s review some of these projects to try inspiring designers on the creation of similar devices.

2020-03-16 - Nitin Dahad

New Project Aims to Detect Hearth Disease With Silicon Photonics

A new EU funded project aims to develop a silicon photonics mobile diagnostic device to identify and characterize different stages of cardiovascular diseases.

2020-02-26 - M. Di Paolo Emilio

Challenges in Medical Electronics

Electromedical devices for diagnosis and the treatment of numerous diseases must meet particularly strict quality, reliability, and safety requirements.