BITS-Pilani Hyderabad start-up is planning to develop a nutraceutical formation
based method to tackle community transmission of Coronavirus.
by Suman Kapur, Senior Professor and Dean (Institute-wide), BITS Pilani,
Hyderabad and Promoter of Xcellence in Bio Innovations (xBITS) the method is an
AYUSH based approach where innovations in the field of medical science to deal
with diseases are endorsed.
found effective, it will make life easier for half a million Indians under
quarantine in state-run facilities or at home. It has the potential to inhibit
human-to-human transmission and could have a significant effect on the duration
of the nationwide lockdown,” Suman Kapur. Senior Professor and Dean
(Institute-wide), BITS Pilani, Hyderabad was quoted as saying.
COVID 19 has so far affected 1 million people
worldwide with 53,000 casualties out of which over 13,000 people have died in
Italy alone followed by 11,000 in Spain.