Vaccine Trials(Search results - 18)
Top StoriesAug 20, 2021, 12:17 PM IST
Johnson & Johnson seeks permission to conduct COVID vaccine trials on adolescents in India
The J&J single-shot vaccine has shown 85% efficacy in protection against coronavirus in phase 3 clinical trials.
Top StoriesJul 24, 2021, 11:47 AM IST
Results of COVID vaccine trials for children likely by September: AIIMS chief Dr Randeep Guleria
AIIMS director Randeep Guleria has said that the trials of Bharat Biotech's Covaxin on children are presently underway and the results are expected by September.
Top StoriesJun 26, 2021, 12:02 PM IST
Serum Institute commences production of Covovax vaccine, trials on 920 children in July
Serum will apply for DCGI approval for clinical trial of Covovax on children as the production has commenced.
Top StoriesJan 4, 2021, 3:27 PM IST
Coronavirus: Bharat Biotech allowed to conduct COVID-19 vaccine trials on children above 12
The Hyderabad-based firm is conducting Phase III trials. The vaccine is yet to complete late-stage human clinical trials in India.
Coronavirus WorldNov 17, 2020, 7:39 AM IST
Moderna: Covid-19 vaccine is 94.5% effective, 20 million doses by end of 2020
Moderna's vaccine proved 94.5 per cent effective in preventing Covid-19 with symptoms. Preliminary analysis suggests a broadly consistent safety and efficacy profile across all evaluated subgroups.
IndiaNov 5, 2020, 6:08 PM IST
India's first indigenous coronavirus vaccine by February 2021?
Bharat Biotech, which recently received approval to conduct Phase III human trials of Covaxin, has said that the vaccine has been found to be safe without any major adverse events in the first two stages of trials and that its goal is to attain strong immune response rate in clinical trials.
IndiaOct 27, 2020, 5:35 PM IST
Karnataka to get Covid vaccine by early 2021?
Claiming that the phase 2 and 3 vaccine trials were underway, Minister K Sudhakar said: "The state technical committee on COVID-19 will work on a roll out plan in consultation with the pharma company and researchers to ensure that the vaccine reaches every citizen."
WORLDOct 26, 2020, 6:27 PM IST
Oxford COVID vaccine trials show reliable effect on elderly
The COVID-19 vaccine being developed by the Oxford University and AstraZeneca Plc has showed a reliable effect on the elderly people during the trials.
VideoOct 22, 2020, 4:32 PM IST
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.
IndiaSep 12, 2020, 12:43 PM IST
Coronavirus: DCGI orders SII to suspend new recruitment for Oxford's COVID-19 vaccine trials
The Drugs Controller General Of India (DCGI) has also directed the Serum Institute of India (SII) to increase the safety monitoring of the subjects who have already been vaccinated as part of the trial and submit the plan and report.
WORLDAug 13, 2020, 8:46 AM IST
Coronavirus: WHO keen to review Russia’s COVID-19 vaccine trials
Russia's vaccine, developed by the Gamaleya research institute and the defence ministry, is among the 28 in clinical evaluation but is listed by the WHO as only being in Phase 1.
IndiaAug 7, 2020, 1:20 PM IST
Coronavirus: PETA urges Centre to stop COVID-19 vaccine trials on monkeys
The People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) has said that conducting COVID-19 vaccine research on wild monkeys is dangerous as it can lead to other diseases
WORLDJul 28, 2020, 9:05 AM IST
Coronavirus: Moderna, Pfizer start COVID-19 vaccine trials, eye year-end launches
Both vaccine candidates rely on a new technology that allows for faster development and manufacturing than traditional vaccine production methods but does not have an extensive track record.