Antimicrobial Resistance: a Developing Menace Troubling the Whole World

A medical buzzword that has taken the entire healthcare fraternity by storm is Antimicrobial resistance (AMR). A growing health menace AMR, has become a critical health issue. But despite a worldwide response headed by the World Health Organization (WHO) and other major health agencies, a solution to this problem is yet to be discovered. The developed resistant […]

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Rising above caste and religion in the workplace

The role of leaders in creating inclusive teams. Last week, I wrote about creating a culture of belonging – an essential ingredient alongside diversity and inclusion. This week, I dive deeper into how Corporate India can build truly equitable, welcoming workplaces and shed biases about caste and religion. Before I go any further – race, religion, caste, […]

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Say no to manels

Take a stand against all-men panels and, instead, promote more gender-diverse discussions. If conferences are meant to spread knowledge, empowerment, and fresh narratives for the benefit of everyone, why are men the storytellers-in-chief? Women deserve a seat at the table, and they deserve a microphone, too. Selena Rezvani, Leadership Speaker Recently, an eminent medical association held a […]

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ELISA based platform for COVID-19 IgG detection-All that you need to know

What is COVID-19? COVID-19 is the disease caused by SARS-CoV-2 virus. This virus, upon infection, can cause mild to severe respiratory illness. As of now, the virus has spread throughout the world and has claimed more than 5lakhs lives, with over 10 million infections. Being novel in nature, not much information is available about this […]

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Three Major Considerations in the laboratory diagnosis of COVID-19

The confirmation of COVID-19 being transmitted airborne, and the increasing number of cases every day, brings into sharp focus the importance of the laboratory diagnosis of the infection caused by severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2). While diagnostic kits working on various platforms have already made inroads in the market, real-time reverse transcription-PCR (RT-PCR) […]

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An insight on convalescent plasma therapy; A ray of hope amidst the corona crisis

The much talked about-Convalescent Plasma Therapy, or more commonly called the Plasma Therapy, is an under experiment treatment procedure that a number of healthcare practitioners are using for patients with severe COVID-19 infection. Till date, no drug has been proven to be effective for treating COVID-19. However, it has been observed that people who have […]

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Tips to maintain motivation during uncertain times

The prevailing COVID-19 pandemic has impacted each of our lives in multiple ways, it has significantly affected global trade and disrupted supply chains & cash flows thus halting economies and leading to countries losing business, investments and trade. The crises had not only engraved deep dent in the economy, but it had also brought us […]

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