Last Updated: Thursday, October 03, 2013, 11:56
Researchers including an Indian-origin have known that insects are repelled by N,N-diethyl-m-toluamide, also known as DEET, but which olfactory receptors insects used to sense it had eluded scientists for long.
Last Updated: Wednesday, August 21, 2013, 15:22
A total of 6,000 vials of yellow fever vaccine were distributed in India in July to tide over its shortage, the Lok Sabha was informed.
Last Updated: Monday, July 22, 2013, 20:41
The health ministry Monday said the yellow fever vaccine, which had been in severe shortage, would be available at all government-approved centres by next week.
Last Updated: Friday, July 19, 2013, 21:33
In a major relief for those travelling to African nations, government on Friday received a consignment of 60,000 yellow fever vaccine doses through WHO which will be distributed across the country.
Last Updated: Friday, May 17, 2013, 18:32
A single dose of vaccination is sufficient to confer life-long immunity against yellow fever disease, according to World Health Organisation (WHO).
Last Updated: Wednesday, March 23, 2011, 00:00
Dr. A.P. Dash has warned that yellow fever virus could wipe out a large part of India`s population.