Tag: Covid 19 Vaccine

Centre Approves Biotech Vax Production Facility At Ankleshwar

India's Covid vaccination coverage has crossed 51 crores cumulatively.

  • Tuesday, 10 August 2021
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Ganjam District Admn Ropes In Folk Artists To Dispel Covid Vaccination Hesitancy Among People

The folk artists, who have lost their livelihood due to the pandemic, will get an opportunity to earn some money with this awareness drive.

  • Sunday, 08 August 2021
Financial Aid Provided For Covaxin, Covishield Trials, Not R&D: Centre To SC
Covishield, Covaxin Combination Brings Better Immunogenicity Than 2 Doses Of Same Vaccine: ICMR

These findings have an important implication for the COVID-19 vaccination program wherein heterologous immunisation will pave the way for induction of improved and better protection against the variant strains of SARS-CoV-2.

  • Sunday, 08 August 2021
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Johnson & Johnson's Single-Dose COVID-19 Vaccine Gets Emergency Use Approval In India

The five vaccines granted Emergency Use Authorisation in India are Serum Institute's Covishield, Bharat Biotech's Covaxin, Russia's Sputnik V, Moderna and now Johnson & Johnson.

  • Saturday, 07 August 2021
Indigenous COVID Vax Covaxin Effective Against Delta Plus Variant: ICMR

Delta Plus is a mutated form of the Delta variant and was first discovered in India. It is characterised by increased transmissibility and spike protein mutations.

  • Monday, 02 August 2021
To avoid visiting vaccination teams, tribal villagers in Odisha often escape into the forests.
Odisha Tribals Run Into Forests After Sighting Vax Team

Fear of the unknown, misinformation-fuelled anxiety, lack of trust, a cautious local community and a paucity of effective awareness campaigns mar vaccination efforts in the remote tribal villages of Odisha, as in many other parts of the country.

  • Monday, 02 August 2021
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Oppn Spreading Lies About Covid And Shortage Of Vaccine: PM Modi

Prime Minister expressed concern over low rate of vaccination of frontline workers and stressed that there is no shortage of vaccine.

  • Tuesday, 20 July 2021
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Odisha COVID19 Breaking: Fully Vaccinated People May Turn Super Spreaders!

While announcing the extension of partial lockdown today in Odisha, CS Suresh Mahapatra's statement regarding positivity among the fully vaccinated population in Bhubaneswar, and they having the potential to spread the virus, heightens the risk

  • Thursday, 15 July 2021
India To Receive Sputnik V Vaccine Consignments From May 1
Serum Institute To Start Sputnik V Production In September

As part of the technical transfer process, SII has already received cell and vector samples from the Gamaleya Center, which developed the Sputnik V jab.

  • Tuesday, 13 July 2021
Covid Vaccine Allocation To Odisha
DGCI Nod For Sanofi-GSK's Phase 3 Trial Of Covid Vax In India

The French pharma company Sanofi and its British peer GSK aim to produce up to one billion doses in 2021.

  • Thursday, 08 July 2021
India's Morepen Labs Starts Production Of Russia's Sputnik V

The Sputnik V vaccine is based on a proven and well-studied platform of human adenoviral vectors, which cause the common cold and have been around for thousands of years. The vaccine is two-shot and studies have shown it to be 97.6 per cent effective against Covid-19.

  • Wednesday, 07 July 2021
Covaxins Phase 3 Trials Results Likely Next Month
Final Analysis Of Covaxin Efficacy Out; Vaccine 65.2 Percent Effective Against Delta Variant

The efficacy data demonstrates 63.6 per cent protection against asymptomatic COVID-19, a release from the city-based vaccine maker said.

  • Saturday, 03 July 2021
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J&J's One Shot Covid Vax Effective Against Delta Variant

The vaccine is 85 percent effective against severe/critical disease and demonstrated protection against hospitalisation and death from the deadly coronavirus.

  • Friday, 02 July 2021
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Sputnik Light Can Submit Russian Data For Approval In India

Sputnik Light, the single-dose Covid-19 vaccine, can submit Russian safety data for approval in India, Dr Reddy's Laboratories said on Thursday.

  • Friday, 02 July 2021
COVID-19: Zydus Seeks DCGI Approval For Clinical Trial Of Monoclonal Antibodies Cocktail
Zydus Cadila Applies For Emergency Use Authorisation For COVID-19 Vaccine With DCGI

Zydus Cadila on Thursday said it has applied for emergency use authorisation (EUA) with the Drug Controller General of India (DCGI) for its COVID-19 vaccine ZyCoV-D.

  • Thursday, 01 July 2021