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India coronavirus dispatch: The story so far, from virology's point of view

From ignoring the hype over any Covid vaccine, to absorbing reverse migrants in rural India, and why high doses of vitamin D can't prevent Covid-19 - read these and more in today's India dispatch

Medics collect a swab sample of an air passenger from Chicago for COVID-19 test who landed in Hyderabad and arrived at his native city by bus, during the ongoing Covid-19 nationwide lockdown, in Vijayawada. Photo: PTI
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Medics collect a swab sample of an air passenger from Chicago for COVID-19 test who landed in Hyderabad and arrived at his native city by bus, during the ongoing Covid-19 nationwide lockdown, in Vijayawada. Photo: PTI

Sarah Farooqui New Delhi
Here is a round-up of important articles from across Indian publications on Covid-19. From ignoring the hype over any Covid vaccine, to absorbing reverse migrants in rural India, and why high doses of vitamin D can’t prevent Covid-19 – read these and more in today’s India dispatch.

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Ignore hype and euphoria over any Covid vaccine news for next 2-3 months: There have been several micro developments in vaccine testing around the world for Covid-19, but none conclusive enough to get excited about. Read this interview with Adar Poonawalla, chief executive officer of Serum Institute of India (SII),

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First Published: May 23 2020 | 2:57 PM IST

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