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‘Air Vaidya’ fumigation can mitigate Covid-19 infection: BHU scientists

TBB BUREAU NEW DELHI, JANUARY 28, 2022 At a time when the whole world is grappling with highly transmissible Omicron variant of Covid-19, scientists at Banaras Hindu University (BHU) — in a first-of-its-kind study — have found that anti-viral, anti-bacterial, and anti-inflammatory properties in the fumes of Air Vaidya Herbal Dhoopa (AVHD), an ayurvedic formulation, could be effective in preventing ...

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AIIMS Bhubaneswar celebrates 73rd Republic Day

TBB BUREAU BHUBANESWAR, JANUARY 27, 2022 AIIMS Bhubaneswar joined the Nation in celebrating the 73rd Republic Day on Wednesday. Hoisting the National Flag, Dean (Academic) Dr. Debashis Hota emphasized the importance of Indian Constitution and its effective implementation at grass roots level for the wellbeing of the general public. Dentistry Year Book-2021 prepared by the Department of Dentistry of AIIMS ...

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Novo Nordisk launches first of its kind diabetes treatment medication

TBB BUREAU BHUBANESWAR, JANUARY 20, 2022 With a focus on innovating products that improve patients’ lives, Novo Nordisk India launched the world’s first and only “peptide in a pill”, oral semaglutide, a gamechanger in diabetes management. Semaglutide, a GLP-1 receptor analogue (GLP-1 RA) – one of the drug classes to treat diabetes, till now was available only in the form ...

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NTPC Operating Room Complex inaugurated at L V Prasad Eye Institute

TBB BUREAU BHUBANESWAR, JANUARY 16, 2022 On the occasion of the Foundation Day of L V Prasad Eye Institute (LVPEI) Mithu Tulsi Chanrai Campus Bhubaneswar on Sunday, a new facility, “NTPC Operating Room Complex,” was inaugurated. NTPC Executive Director (HR) MSD Bhattamishra inaugurated the NTPC Operating Room Complex from New Delhi via virtual connect. Speaking during the event, Bhattamishra said ...

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New facilities inaugurated at LV Prasad Eye Institute

TBB BUREAU BHUBANESWAR, JANUARY 16, 2022 Three new facilities — NTPC Operating Room Complex, courtesy NTPC Ltd; and Digital Library and Special Needs Vision Clinic for persons and children with vision loss and special needs, courtesy Columbus Global Services India Pvt Ltd. — were inaugurated at LV Prasad Eye Institute (LVPEI) Mithu Tulsi Chanrai Campus here today on the occasion ...

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Mom Hand launches multivitamin ‘Chhenapoda’

TBB BUREAU BHUBANESWAR, JANUARY 16, 2022 Mom Hand, a leading start-up, today launched its first of kind multivitamin ‘Chennapoda’ for immunity conscious customers. This famous sweetmeat of Odisha will help in increasing one’s immunity which is very important during this challenging time, claimed the company. A team of experts has developed this delicious and healthy ‘Chennapoda’ after extensive research and ...

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Both Delta and Omicron variants may co-circulate: Experts

TBB BUREAU BHUBANESWAR, JANUARY 14, 2022 It is unlikely that anytime soon, the world will enter into pre-Covid era. Instead, it is likely that we will have to co-exist with Delta and Omicron variants of the Covid-19 in time to come as both these variants will continue to co-circulate. This was stated by virologists and health experts at Neuberg Diagnostics’ ...

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Covaxin booster can neutralise Omicron: Bharat Biotech

TBB BUREAU HYDERABAD, JANUARY 12, 2022 Covaxin’s booster dose is able to neutralise the vaccine evading Omicron variant of Covid-19, according to a study conducted at US’ Emory University, Bharat Biotech announced on Wednesday. The new study demonstrated “sera from subjects who received a booster dose of Covaxin (BBV152) six months after getting a primary two-dose series of Covaxin (BBV152), ...

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COVAXIN booster dose study shows promising results

TBB BUREAU HYDERABAD, JANUARY 8, 2022 Bharat Biotech, a global leader in vaccine innovation and developer of vaccines for infectious diseases, today announced the results from the highly anticipated trial studying the immunogenicity and safety of the COVAXIN (BBV152) a whole-virion inactivated COVID-19 vaccine as a booster dose. This analysis re-emphasizes Bharat Biotech’s continued efforts to stay ahead of COVID-19, ...

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TPCODL launches mobile health dispensary for Cuttack district

TBB BUREAU BHUBANESWAR, JANUARY 7, 2022 TP Central Odisha Distribution Limited (TPCODL), a joint venture between Tata Power and the Government of Odisha, in line with the principle of empowering the community in its area of operations, launched its second Mobile Heath Dispensary for the benefit of rural communities of Cuttack district under its CSR Program. The dispensary was inaugurated ...

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