Coronavirus Vaccine(Search results - 15)
WORLD25, Jun 2020, 8:36 AM
Coronavirus: Human trial of new COVID-19 vaccine begins in UK
With many countries working towards developing a vaccine for coronavirus, the UK has started human trial of a new vaccine
WORLD16, Jun 2020, 11:12 AM
US making very good progress with respect to COVID-19 vaccines, says Trump
The US is the hardest-hit by the novel coronavirus, with both the highest number of deaths, 116,114 and the most infections at more than 2.1 million, Johns Hopkins University tracker showed.
India26, May 2020, 10:23 AM
Coronavirus vaccine to undergo human trials in 6 months, says ICMR
Dr Rajni Kant, director regional Medical Research Centre and head at the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) said that human trials for COVID-19 vaccine may begin in at least 6 months
WORLD25, May 2020, 2:22 PM
Oxford’s coronavirus vaccine trial hits roadblock; low community transmission leaves only 50% chance
Of the 10 vaccine candidates that have progressed to human trials globally, six are in China and it is the only country to have a candidate now firmly into phase two of trials.
WORLD19, May 2020, 9:20 AM
First coronavirus vaccine tested on people in US shows promise, results encouraging
Moderna, the Massachusetts biotechnology company behind a leading effort to create a coronavirus vaccine, announced promising early results on Monday from its first human safety tests.
India16, May 2020, 6:21 PM
Kerala begins vaccine trials, informs health minister
The increased probability of contracting the disease via contact is prompting experts to comment that the virus may have undergone mutation
WORLD5, May 2020, 8:42 AM
World leaders pledge $8 billion for coronavirus vaccine even as US stays away
A senior US administration official declined to say specifically why the United States was not participating in this pledge for coronavirus
WORLD4, May 2020, 5:02 PM
Coronavirus pandemic: The race towards a Covid-19 vaccine
Even as countries lie frozen in lockdown and millions world over continue to get infected with the deadly Covid-19 virus, there has been a mad scramble to find a breakthrough that would mark the end of the crippling pandemic – a vaccine. Watch this video to learn more.
WORLD30, Apr 2020, 3:25 PM
Antiviral drug remdesivir raises hope on coronavirus vaccine
Gilead Science’s antiviral drug remdesivir gained traction after NIAID director Dr Anthony Fauci called the early results of a key clinical trial as “good news” in the fight against novel coronavirus
WORLD22, Apr 2020, 9:50 AM
COVID-19: UK to start human trials of coronavirus vaccine from Thursday, says health secretary
The UK will begin human trials of coronavirus vaccine on Thursday, health secretary Matt Hancock said, as he argued that the government’s strategy for fighting the disease had succeeded
India16, Apr 2020, 2:21 PM
Cure for coronavirus: 6 Indian companies working on vaccine for COVID-19Nearly 70 coronavirus vaccine candidates are being tested and at least three have moved to the human clinical trial stage
Coronavirus India16, Apr 2020, 1:27 PM
Tamil Nadu doctor claims to have come up with preventive medicine for COVID-19As concerns grow on finding the cure for deadly coronavirus, a Tamil Nadu-based doctor has come forward with a preventive medicine that can be administered orally or through an injection. After meeting the district collector and dean of her college, she said the authorities need to take this further.
WORLD14, Apr 2020, 12:58 PM
Coronavirus cure: 70 vaccines under development, 3 being tested on humans, says WHO
'As part of WHO’s response to the outbreak, a Research and Development (R&D) Blueprint has been activated to accelerate the development of diagnostics, vaccines and therapeutics for this novel coronavirus,' WHO said. There are 70 coronavirus vaccines in development globally with 3 being tested on humans
India17, Mar 2020, 7:34 PM
Indian scientist in EU's Coronavirus vaccine research team
The European Taskforce formed by the World Health Organisation (WHO) to conduct research on developing a vaccine for Coronavirus has a Karnataka connection. Dr Mahadesh Prasad, a young scientist from Arkalgud, Hassan, is part 10 research teams formed to develop a vaccine for COVID-19. Watch this video to find out more about this Karnataka scientist.
WORLD15, Mar 2020, 4:22 PM
Israel scientists likely to announce development of coronavirus vaccine
Israeli daily Ha'aretz, quoting medical sources, reported on Thursday that scientists at the Israel's Institute for Biological Research, supervised by the Prime Minister's office, have recently had a significant breakthrough in understanding the biological mechanism and qualities of the virus