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CSIR-CCMB working on improving diagnostic methods to check for Omicron variant

https://www.thehindu.com/sci-tech/science/csir-ccmb-working-on-improving-diagnostic-methods-to-check-for-omicron-variant/article37996905.ece

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Hyd-CCMB led NCBS conducting genome sequencing to detect Omicron variant

https://newsmeter.in/science-health/hyd-ccmb-led-ncbs-conducting-genome-sequencing-to-detect-omicron-variant-687262

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CSIR-CCMB’s dry swab RT-PCR method gets more validation

https://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/Hyderabad/csir-ccmbs-dry-swab-rt-pcr-test-method-gets-more-validation/article37368123.ece

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Indigenous groups of Andaman and Nicobar more vulnerable to COVID-19: CCMB

https://newsmeter.in/science-health/indigenous-groups-of-andaman-and-nicobar-more-vulnerable-to-covid-19-ccmb-684527

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Lost smell & taste due to Covid-19? This CCMB study can tell you why

https://www.newindianexpress.com/states/telangana/2021/sep/25/lost-smell-taste-due-to-covid-this-ccmb-study-can-tell-you-why-2363507.html

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Bengaluru, 3 more cities to participate in mega Covid genome sequencing

https://www.deccanherald.com/state/top-karnataka-stories/bengaluru-3-more-cities-to-participate-in-mega-covid-genome-sequencing-1032161.html

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Neeri-CCMB study finds Delta variant in eight Umred samples

https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/nagpur/neeri-ccmb-study-finds-delta-variant-in-8-umred-samples/articleshow/84000866.cms?utm_source=whatsap...

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CCMB lab issues testing rules for animals

https://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/Hyderabad/ccmb-lab-issues-testing-rules-for-animals/article34898953.ece

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Neanderthal, Extinct 40,000 Years Ago, Have No Role In Covid Severity In South Asia: Indian Scientists

https://www.outlookindia.com/website/story/india-news-neanderthal-extinct-40000-years-ago-have-no-role-in-covid-severity-in-south-asia-indian-scien...

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Delta variant of Covid-19 found in 90 per cent of Telangana samples

https://www.newindianexpress.com/states/telangana/2021/jun/05/delta-variant-of-covid-19-found-in-90-per-centof-telangana-samples-2311894.html

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54% of Hyderabad’s population estimated to have antibodies against coronavirus

A joint effort by CSIR-Centre for Cellular and Molecular Biology (CCMB), ICMR-National Institute of Nutrition (NIN)and Bharat Biotech has estimated...

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Analysis of SARS-CoV-2 viral variants in India

The first patient of COVID-19 in India was identified on 30th Jan 2020 in Kerala. Over the past year, the genome of the coronavirus SARS-CoV-2 has ...

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Coronavirus can be transiently air-borne; but COVID-19 preventive measures can keep you safe

CSIR-Centre for Cellular and Molecular Biology (CCMB), Hyderabad and CSIR-Institute of Microbial Technology (IMTech), Chandigarh have released thei...

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New UK variant in India, but the existing COVID-19 precautions should work fine against it

The new variant of the coronavirus SARS-CoV-2 that causes COVID-19, B.1.1.7 is believed to be 71% more transmittable than the other variants. First...

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CCMB pens Agreement with Arya Vaidya Sala to assess Ayurveda’s efficacy against Coronavirus

Signing of Agreement between Dr Rakesh Mishra, Director, CCMB (on the right) and Dr C T Sulaiman, Sr Scientist, AVS CSIR-Centre for Cellular and Mo...

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CSIR-CCMB and Apollo Hospitals announce successful collaboration for developmentof rapid, safe and cost-effective COVID-19 testing kits

December 10, 2020, National: CSIR-Centre for Cellular & Molecular Biology (CCMB) and the Apollo Hospitals Enterprise Ltd. today announced a col...

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SpiceHealth signs MoU with CSIR-CCMB; will be the first to launch dry swab direct RT-PCR Covid-19 testing in India

GURUGRAM, December 14, 2020: SpiceHealth has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with CSIR – Centre for Cellular and Molecular Biology...

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CCMB’s Dry Swab direct RT-PCR method for Coronavirus detection receives ICMR approval; can scale up testing by two to three-fold immediately with no additional resources

New Delhi, 26th November 2020 and fast method of Dry Swab developed by CSIRs constituent lab Centre for Cellular and Molecular Biology (CCMB) Hyder...

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The genomic landscape of SARS-CoV-2 in India

Sept 20, 2020: Scientists at the CSIR-Centre for Cellular and Molecular Biology (CCMB), Hyderabad have analysed more than 2000 SARS-CoV-2 genomes f...

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COVID-19 Surveillance Using Sewage Samples in Hyderabad

Individuals who are infected by SARS-CoV-2 shed virus not only through nasal and oral routes but also through faeces. This provides an opportunity ...

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