Adar Poonawala(Search results - 5)
Top StoriesApr 7, 2021, 4:16 PM IST
SII starts supplying India’s 1st pneumococcal conjugate jab to government
The vaccine acts against potentially fatal pneumococcal infections such as pneumonia, septicaemia and meningitis.
Top StoriesNov 28, 2020, 2:26 PM IST
PM goes on Covid-19 vaccine trail, review top 3 contenders
Prime Minister Narendra Modi today personally reviewed the vaccine development and manufacturing process at three of the facilities in Ahmedabad, Pune and Hyderabad. The visit was aimed getting a first-hand perspective of the preparations, challenges and roadmap in India’s endeavour to vaccinate its citizens.
Top StoriesNov 23, 2020, 4:48 PM IST
Coronavirus: Serum Institute CEO delighted with Covishield vaccine efficacy
"Delighted to hear that, Covishield, soon to be widely available Covid-19 vaccine, will offer protection up to 90 per cent in one dosage regime and 62 per cent in another," said Poonawalla.
Top StoriesNov 20, 2020, 9:33 AM IST
Coronavirus: Oxford vaccine should be available for public by April 2021, to cost Rs 1,000: SII CEO
"It will be 2024 for everybody, if willing to take a two-dose vaccine, to be vaccinated," Poonawalla said.