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    Bill Gates lauds Bangladeshi immunologist Firdausi

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 04:49pm on October 07, 2020

    American philanthropist Bill Gates has lauded Bangladeshi immunologist Firdausi Qadri. In a blog post on October 6, in his official site Gatesnote, the Microsoft cofounder...

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    ICDDR,B chosen among 5 global labs to assess COVID-19 vaccines

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 04:04pm on October 02, 2020

    The ICDDR,B, a leading global health research institutes based in Bangladesh capital Dhaka, has been selected as one of the five laboratories across the world...

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    ICDDR,B gets first Bangladeshi executive director

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 06:21pm on September 30, 2020

    The international Board of Trustees of the International Centre for Diarrheal Disease Research, Bangladesh, has appointed Tahmeed Ahmed the new executive director of the organisation....

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    ICDDR,B seeks Bangladesh govt permission for China vaccine trial

    Ershad Kamol | Updated at 02:02pm on August 04, 2020

    International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research, Bangladesh has sought government permission to conduct the last-stage trials of the COVID-19 vaccine developed by China’s Sinovac Biotech...

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    ICDDR,B starts paid COVID-19 testing

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 02:59pm on June 24, 2020

    The globally recognised clinical laboratory of ICDDR,B in the capital’s Mohakhali is going to start COVID-19 testing on Friday. The ICDDR,B earlier only tested samples...

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    ICDDR,B begins clinical trial of ivermectin to treat COVID-19

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:51am on June 18, 2020

    The ICDDR,B on Wednesday started a randomised, double-blind, placebo-controlled clinical trial to evaluate the safety and efficacy of anti-parasitic medicine ivermectin with or without antibiotic...

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    ICDDR,B finds low-cost treatment sans hospitalisation

    Manzur H Maswood | Updated at 08:51pm on December 01, 2019

    ICDDR,b scientists have innovated low-cost and effective treatment of childhood pneumonia without hospitalization. Under the method, children with severe pneumonia can be...

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    ICDDR,B scientist wins Golden Goose Award  

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 05:22pm on September 30, 2019

    Professor David B Sachar, a former icddr,b scientist has won the Golden Goose Award 2019 in recognition of the ground breaking   research he did 50...

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    Agriculture minister visits icddrB

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 02:39am on September 23, 2019

    Agriculture minister Mohammad Abdur Razzak along with scientists and employees from the ministry today visited icddr,b and its research and clinical laboratories...

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    icddr,b, CDC research not on insecticide used by DSCC: mayor

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 09:08pm on July 23, 2019

    The joint research conducted by icddr,b and Centers for Disease Control and Prevention showing ineffectiveness of insecticide against mosquito was not on medicines used by...