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Coronavirus can now be tested through Feluda, find out the details

Hitesh Maurya



Currently, the number of corona virus infections in India is increasing day by day. In India, 6,000 people have already died from the corona virus. In this situation, over-testing is one of the best ways to prevent corona virus infection. However, I had to go to a pathological center or a government hospital for testing. But this time two Bengali scientists have made a special strip, through which it will be possible to test the corona in a moment. Dr. Sauvik Maiti and Dr. Devajyoti Chakraborty, two Bengali scientists from the Council of Scientific and Industrial Research Institute of Geonomics and Integrated Biology, have created this special strip named after the time-honored character Feluda created by renowned Bengali director Satyajit Ray. Currently, the Feluda Strip has received a good response from Indian scientists.

The Feluda Strip has already received regulatory approval from the Drug Controller General of India, CSIR said in a press conference on Saturday. This strip has been made in compliance with all the rules and regulations of ICMR and this strip has been 96% successful in detecting coronavirus.

How this strip will work –

This strip will detect coronavirus through CRISPR i.e. cluster regulatory interspace short palindromic repeat testing. This strip will work just like a normal pregnancy strip. And where it currently costs Rs 4,500 in every private lab to test this corona, you can do this test through this strip at a cost of only Rs 500.

CRISPR is a special genome editing technology that detects the genome sequence of the SARS COV 2 virus. You don't have to burn wood to do this test like other PCR tests, this test can be done just like a normal pregnancy test. This strip will only change color if the corona nests in your body. And it will be possible to test for coronavirus through this test strip in a general pathological lab.

Why Feluda?

Bengalis are all familiar with the name Feluda. Renowned film director and writer Satyajit Ray's popular detective character Pradosh Chandra Mitra's nickname is Feluda. Feluda has revealed many secrets with his brother Topse and his friend Lalmohan Ganguly.

The two Bengali scientists who made the strip are fans of Feluda and that is why the name of this strip made by them is Feluda. Dr Devajyoti Chakraborty said that while working with his team, he decided to name this special strip Feluda. It is learned that Dr Chakraborty's wife had requested to name the strip FELUDA.

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ASUS Flips Out Two New Zenfone 8 Styles, A single Will Match in Your Hand!




ASUS ZenFone 8 Flip

Currently ASUS introduced two smartphones with the extravagant ASUS Zenfone 8 Flip and a compact cell phone, the Zenfone 8. And even though the Flip seems great, the star of the exhibit this calendar year is the scaled-down flagship design.

Both of those phones have a good deal to offer and the latest specs, equivalent to the a short while ago introduced ASUS ROG 5 gaming cellular phone, only with a paired down style for the mainstream marketplace.

ASUS Zenfone 8

ASUS ZenFone 8

The Zenfone 8 is totally unique than the product previous 12 months. Currently being ASUS’s new compact machine, it’s created to be massive on general performance but little in dimensions. Of course, tiny by today’s standards, as it however packs a massive 5.9-inch 1080p 120Hz Samsung AMOLED display.

Both equally telephones are driven by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 888, as most flagship products produced consequently much in 2021 are, and the ZenFone 8 comes with up to 16GB of RAM and 256GB of storage. Additionally, it functions an IP68 h2o-resistant rating, 5G, 240Hz touch sampling amount, 4000 mAh battery, a headphone jack, and dual rear cameras. That’s a lot of energy in a product you can in fact keep with 1 hand.

For optics, the key lens is a 64-megapixel Sony shooter, alongside a secondary 113-diploma huge-angle lens that’s 12-megapixels. That main digital camera can capture 8k movie at up to 30 fps, also. And ultimately, expect a modest 12MP camera on the front within the monitor at the prime remaining.

If the price tag is appropriate the Zenfone 8 could be a wonderful Pixel 5 (or Pixel 6) choice.

ASUS Zenfone 8 Flip

ZenFone 8 Flip

For tech fans or all those who want a even larger screen, the Zenfone 8 is rather exciting as well. Just like the Zenfone 7 from final 12 months, the business did not want to increase a notch or a cutout in the screen for the entrance digicam. Instead, they threw three able cameras into a system that flips the rear cameras all over to the front for selfies, Snapchat, and zoom phone calls.

The Zenfone 8 Flip has a much even larger 6.67-inch display screen, although it is however only 1080p and 90Hz as opposed to 120Hz on the scaled-down cellular phone. That mentioned, you do get more house for a greater 5,000 mAh battery with 30w speedy wired charging. With a flip-out digicam, there’s no formal IP h2o score, both.

As for the cameras, regretably, they’re pretty equivalent to the past model and have the exact 64-megapixel principal digicam, a 12-megapixel ultrawide, and an 8-megapixel telephoto with 3x optical zoom. ASUS did say the motor is quicker and much better than final yr as it flips all those cameras back again and forth.

Pricing and launch particulars have however to be announced for the US market, but before rumors advised about $700 for the scaled-down cell phone and over $900 for the Flip. When they do arrive, it’ll only be for AT&T and T-Cell.

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