Vaccine News(Search results - 43)
CoronavirusMay 4, 2021, 8:49 AM IST
Explained: 'Vaccine can protect, can't prevent infection'
While vaccination can ensure that you are safe from severe disease, it does not ensure that you don't get the infection. Here is AIIMS Director Dr Randeep Guleria explaining the difference between the two.
CoronavirusApr 28, 2021, 6:11 PM IST
Serum Institute's 'philanthropic gesture': Covishield to be Rs 100 cheaper
Making the announcement on Twitter, Adar Poonawalla said: "As a philanthropic gesture on behalf of Serum Institute of India, I hereby reduce the price to the states from Rs 400 to Rs 300 per dose, effective immediately."
CoronavirusApr 25, 2021, 7:58 AM IST
Made in India Covaxin to cost Rs 600 per dose for states, Rs 1200 for private hospitals
Ironically, the vaccine price for the Centre, which will receive 50 per cent of the doses, is just Rs 150. The export rate has been set at 15-20 Dollars.
BusinessApr 8, 2021, 1:46 PM IST
2 India Inc honchos & their views on Covid lockdown
Two prominent entrepreneurs -- Mahindra and Mahindra Chairman Anand Mahindra and Reliance Capital Executive Director Anmol Ambani -- have expressed their views about imposing Covid lockdowns.
HealthApr 6, 2021, 5:41 PM IST
Debunking 10 most widely-shared Covid-19 myths
The second wave of Coronavirus is sweeping through the country. But along with it many apprehensions, misconceptions and misinformation has emerged. Asianet Newsable busts some of these myths with Dr Dinesh V Kamath, Consultant for Internal Medicine at Manipal Hospitals in Malleshwaram, Bengaluru.
Top StoriesMar 26, 2021, 10:02 AM IST
Govt: India has not banned vaccine export; calibrating supply schedules
Given our current manufacturing capacity and requirements of national vaccination programmes, there may be a need to calibrate the supply schedules from time to time," government sources said.
Top StoriesMar 16, 2021, 9:59 AM IST
China says take our vaccine for travel visa, but there is no Chinese vaccine in India
The Chinese government has set a bizarre condition to allow Indians to visit the country as they did in the pre-pandemic era.
CoronavirusMar 6, 2021, 9:34 PM IST
Covid vaccines for armed forces veterans from next week
The process is likely to begin next week after the completion of registration of Armed Forces medical facilities on Co-WIN Platform.
CoronavirusMar 6, 2021, 5:57 PM IST
Covid surge: Centre rushes teams to Maharashtra, Punjab
The teams have been tasked with visiting the hotspot areas in the states and ascertain reasons for the surge.
Coronavirus WorldMar 4, 2021, 8:46 AM IST
Canada receives 5 lakh doses of Serum Institute's Covishield
Anita Anand, the Canadian minister of public services and procurement, received the first tranche of 500,000 doses of Serum Institute of India's Covishield.
Coronavirus IndiaMar 1, 2021, 9:07 AM IST
Stage 2 of world's largest vaccination drive underway
The second phase will cover the next priority age group -- those aged over 60 and those between 45 to 59 years of age suffering from pre-specified co-morbidities.
Top StoriesFeb 26, 2021, 8:44 AM IST
WHO chief praises PM Modi for sharing vaccine with over 60 nations
As part of Vaccine Maitri, India has provided lakhs of doses of covid-19 vaccines to several countries as a gift. It has also provided vaccines on commercial grounds. Anish Singh reports