Covid Vaccine(Search results - 11)
Video22, Oct 2020, 4:32 PM
Brazil: AstraZeneca & Oxford University Covid-19 Vaccine Trial Volunteer Dies
Brazilian health authority Anvisa on Wednesday said a volunteer in a clinical trial of the COVID-19 vaccine developed by AstraZeneca & Oxford University had died, but added that the trial would continue. Reports said the volunteer had been given a placebo & not the trial vaccine. CNN Brasil reported that the volunteer was a 28-year-old man who lived in Rio de Janeiro and died from COVID-19 complications.
India18, Oct 2020, 5:26 PM
India's bid to ensure universal access to Covid vaccines blocked by US, EU, UK
In a submision filed on Friday before the WTO, India argued that unless a waiver is issued, there are significant concerns that diagnostics, medicines and vaccines will not be available promptly in sufficient quantities and at affordable prices to meet global demand.
India17, Oct 2020, 5:32 PM
PM reviews Covid vaccine progress, warns people against complacency
Prime Minister Modi insisted on continued social distancing, Covid appropriate behaviour such as wearing the mask, regularly washing hands and sanitation.
India11, Oct 2020, 11:17 AM
Coronavirus: Tracking India's coronavirus vaccine progress
The central government plans to provide Covid vaccines to around 25 crore people out of the country total population of 130 crore by July 2021.
India30, Sep 2020, 9:24 AM
Coronavirus: Government dismisses Poonawalla’s 80,000 crore estimate for COVID-19 vaccine
“Don't agree with calculation of Rs 80,000 crore for Covid vaccine distribution in India,” Health ministry said.
India2, Sep 2020, 6:18 PM
Government must not give false hope to people regarding COVID-19 vaccine: Committee of Doctors
The government repeatedly gave an assurance to ordinary people by saying that all dangers will be eliminated as soon as the COVID vaccine comes in the country. A committee of experts think that this kind of assurance must not be given. The two indigenous vaccines are now in the second stage. The second stage of the test requires 6-7 months. In a country of 130 crore population, if half of them have to be vaccinated, it will take a lot of time.
India28, Aug 2020, 5:58 PM
IIT Kharagpur researchers develop ‘painless microneedle’ for drug and vaccine delivery
Researchers at the institute’s Dept. of Electronics & Electrical Communication Engineering have developed a micropump and microneedle which are integral parts of transdermal drug delivery systems capable of administering large and viscous drug molecules in a painless way. The innovation will further enable transdermal application of COVID-19 vaccine.
India28, Aug 2020, 3:29 PM
Coronavirus: West Bengal teacher becomes first person to participate in human trials for vaccine
A 30-year old teacher, Chiranjit Dhibar from West Bengal Durgapur, who is an RSS worker has become the first person to participate in the human trials of the COVID-19 vaccine in India. Dhibar willingly came forward to participate in the clinical trial of the COVID-19 vaccine which is being developed by the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) and Bharat Biotech.