Aquaculture institute seeks Kerala govt support to boost pearl spot production

Voicing problem around the under-par general performance of pearl spot (karimeen) farming in Kerala, the Chennai-headquartered Central Institute of Brackishwater Aquaculture (CIBA) has sought the support of the State govt to boost the aquaculture generation of Kerala’s state fish.

It is superior time the State experienced a street map for the profitable utilisation of very possible brackishwater sources in the direction of the betterment of pearl spot farming procedures in Kerala, explained KK Vijayan, Director of CIBA.

“Even as the fish has a substantial need and market place benefit in the state, the pearl spot farming sector is

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Atos establishes Life Sciences Centre of Excellence to support researchers worldwide

London, Uk Paris, France – July 8 2020

Atos, a world-wide chief in electronic transformation, in agreement with the Wellcome Genome Campus, in Cambridgeshire, Uk, now announces its world-wide HPC, AI & Quantum Existence Sciences Centre of Excellence in purchase to offer organisations on Campus, and world-wide genome and bio-information institutes around the world, access to rising HPC, AI & Quantum technologies.

The Atos Existence Sciences Centre of Excellence will complement the current Campus compute facilities with access to major-edge technologies, this kind of as Quantum, High General performance Computing and AI, supported by Atos’ merchandise, services and abilities in

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Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Foundation gives $1M to support telehealth

The Harvard Pilgrim Health and fitness Care Basis this 7 days donated $one million to support the Massachusetts-centered Local community Care Cooperative’s campaign to improve telehealth capacities for its community of overall health centers all through the point out.

C3 aims to advance the telehealth products and services accessible in Massachusetts in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.

C3 will put the money into the Federally Certified Health and fitness Middle Telehealth Consortium, designed up of thirty community overall health centers all through the point out, which include the 19 overall health centers that comprise C3. 

The campaign has lifted $three.8

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Covid-19: Farmers turn to illegal money-lenders for support

Distressed Maharashtra farmers are knocking on the doors of private revenue-lenders to overcome money crisis subsequent the Covid-19 lockdown.

“As the Covid-19 situation is worsening, farmers are bearing the brunt. Since March, a lot of farmers are by now dealing with a funds crunch thanks to lockdown and closure of APMCs. It is not only about cultivation but also about satisfying day by day demands,” explained agriculture professional Nishikant Bhalerao. He included that the network of illegal revenue-lenders distribute throughout the Point out has become energetic.

Aurangabad-based mostly farmer Kaka Thote admits that the bulk of farmers in the area

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Further evidence does not support hydroxychloroquine for patients with COVID-19

The anti-inflammatory drug hydroxychloroquine does not considerably cut down admission to intense care or loss of life in people hospitalized with pneumonia thanks to COVID-19, finds a examine from France published by The BMJ.

A randomized clinical trial from China, published at the identical time, reveals hospitalized people with mild to reasonable persistent COVID-19 who been given hydroxychloroquine did not obvious the virus far more speedily than those people receiving conventional care. In actuality, adverse functions were basically greater in those people who been given hydroxychloroquine.

Taken together, the outcomes do not assist regime use of hydroxychloroquine for people afflicted

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