Washington |Saturday, 2020 12:45:05 PM ISTUS President Donald Trump has said that the United States would produce enough coronavirus vaccine doses for "every American" by April 2021.... read..
Pune (Maharashtra) | September 19, 2020 9:12:29 PM ISTSerum Institute of India (SII) is all set to begin phase three trials of the Covishield Vaccine developed by AstraZeneca and Oxford University at Sassoon General Hospital in Pune, the hospital administration said on Saturday.... read..
Washington | September 19, 2020 2:12:32 AM ISTUS President Donald Trump on Friday (local time) said that his administration expects to have enough doses of coronavirus vaccines for every American citizen by April 2021.... read..
New Delhi |Saturday, 2020 1:45:06 AM IST: Nearly 30 Covid vaccine candidates in pre-clinical and clinical stages are under development by pharmaceutical industry and academia in India. While three of them are in advanced stage of Phase I/II/III trials and 4 are in advanced pre-clinical developm... read..
New York |Friday, 2020 10:45:06 PM ISTUS-based biotech firm Moderna is actively preparing for a potential commercial launch of mRNA-1273, its Covid-19 vaccine, the company's CEO has said.... read..
By Reena BhardwajWashington | September 17, 2020 3:42:10 AM ISTThe US government has unveiled a plan to offer a COVID-19 vaccine to all Americans free of charge as early as January.... read..
Asia | September 17, 2020 10:42:31 PM ISTMoscow [Russia], September 17 (ANI/Sputnik): The vaccine against COVID-19 developed by Russia's research center Vector does not provide life-long immunity, but guarantees immunity that will last at least six months, the head of the center's zoonotic disea... read..
New Delhi | September 17, 2020 9:42:28 PM ISTAccess to protection should not be a factor of the ability to pay and there is a need to ensure that access to COVID-19 diagnostics, therapeutics and vaccines is fair and equitable, Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan said on Thursday.... read..
New York |Thursday, 2020 6:45:06 AM ISTA 57 page "playbook" just in from the US government outlines a comprehensive plan to make the COVID-19 vaccine available free to all Americans once it is proven safe and effective.... read..
Washington | September 17, 2020 6:42:12 AM ISTDespite Robert Redfield, the director of the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, saying that wearing a mask would be more effective than a vaccine against the coronavirus, President Donald Trump said that the mask is "not more effective" than t... read..
Washington | September 17, 2020 5:12:18 AM ISTUS President Donald Trump on Wednesday (local time) said that the COVID-19 vaccine could be distributed across the United States starting October and close to a hundred million doses could be distributed by the end of 2020.... read..
New Delhi | September 17, 2020 2:42:28 PM ISTUnion Health Minister Harsh Vardhan on Thursday said that he is hopeful that by the early next year, the vaccine will be available in India and added that Prime Minister Narendra Modi has handled Covid-19 "meticulously."... read..
Moscow | September 16, 2020 3:42:25 PM ISTThe Russian Direct Investment Fund on Wednesday confirmed reaching an agreement to supply 100 million doses of Russian COVID-19 vaccine Sputnik V to India's Dr. Reddy's Laboratories.... read..
| September 16, 2020 3:42:14 PM ISTDr Reddy's Laboratories and Russian Direct Investment Fund (RDIF) have agreed to cooperate on clinical trials and distribution of Sputnik V vaccine in India.... read..
Hyderabad (Telangana) | September 16, 2020 1:12:27 AM ISTThe Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) and Aurobindo Pharma Limited on Tuesday announced a collaboration to develop vaccines for COVID-19.... read..
New Delhi |Wednesday, 2020 9:15:06 PM ISTThe Russian Direct Investment Fund (RDIF) and Dr Reddy's Laboratories Limited, a global pharmaceutical company headquartered in India, have agreed to cooperate on clinical trials and distribution of Sputnik V Covid-19 vaccine in India, Russia's sovereign ... read..
By Priyanka Sharma New Delhi | September 16, 2020 1:42:15 AM ISTThe Drugs Controller General of India (DCGI) has allowed Serum Institute of India (SII) to restart its phase two and three clinical trials for COVID-19 vaccine after the pharma major submitted the recommendations of the Data Safety Monitoring Board (DSMB)... read..
New York |Wednesday, 2020 1:45:06 AM ISTEven as the world is rushing for solutions to fight Covid-19, developing and manufacturing vaccines will not end the pandemic quickly unless they are delivered equitably, warn Bill and Melinda Gates.... read..
United Nations |Wednesday, 2020 10:45:05 AM ISTUnited Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres called on the international community to get united and find a vaccine that is accessible to all.... read..
Others | September 15, 2020 1:42:12 PM ISTMoscow [Russia], September 15 (ANI/Sputnik): Over 300 volunteers have been inoculated during the post-registration trials of Russia's COVID-19 vaccine, dubbed Sputnik V, around 14 percent of them have reported fatigue, muscle pain or high body temperature... read..
New Delhi | September 15, 2020 6:12:11 PM ISTThree COVID-19 vaccines are at a clinical trial stage in the country and two indigenous vaccine candidates have completed phase one trial, Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) DG Dr Balram Bhargava said on Tuesday.... read..
Madrid | September 14, 2020 1:42:17 AM ISTSpain's first trials of a coronavirus vaccine are scheduled to begin on Monday, Alberto Borobia, the chief of the clinical trials unit of the La Paz University Hospital in Madrid, said on Sunday.... read..
New Delhi |Sunday, 2020 3:45:06 AM ISTSerum Institute of India (SII) said on Saturday it will resume trials in India once the Drugs Controller General of India (DCGI) grants it permission.... read..
New Delhi |Sunday, 2020 2:45:06 AM ISTClinical trials for the AstraZeneca Oxford coronavirus vaccine, AZD1222, have resumed in the UK following confirmation by the Medicines Health Regulatory Authority (MHRA) that it was safe to do so.... read..
Moscow | September 13, 2020 12:42:13 AM ISTRussian Direct Investment Fund (RDIF) CEO Kirill Dmitriev on Saturday said that temporary suspension of AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine candidate trials clearly showed the "fallacy of the approach" when countries "exclusively rely on novel and untested platf... read..
New Delhi | September 13, 2020 8:42:17 PM ISTThe COVID-19 vaccine might be ready by the first quarter of 2021, Union Health Minister Dr Harsh Vardhan said on Sunday.... read..
New York |Sunday, 2020 5:15:06 PM ISTUS-based pharmaceutical major Pfizer and German biotech firm BioNTech have announced to expand the enrollment of their Phase 3 Covid-19 vaccine trial to up to approximately 44,000 participants, up from an initial recruitment goal of 30,000 individuals.... read..
Middle East | September 13, 2020 10:12:12 AM ISTTehran [Iran], September 13 (ANI/Xinhua): Iranian medical scientists will soon start human trials for an anti-coronavirus vaccine after the stage of animal trials has passed, official news agency IRNA reported on Saturday.... read..