Coronavirus Essential podcast | Serum Institute to produce 10 crore vaccine doses for poorer nations; Rapid COVID-19 tests to roll out soon
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September 29, 2020 / 07:19 PM IST
The Serum Institute of India, along with the Gates Foundation and Gavi, has announced that it will be making an additional 10 crore doses of COVID-19 vaccine for low and middle-income countries. The collaboration of companies will now be making a total of 20 crore doses.
Meanwhile, the World Health Organization has approved a rapid coronavirus test that gives results within 15 to 20 minutes. The test looks like a pregnancy test and displays two blue line for COVID-19 positive.Tune in to the Coronavirus Essential podcast for more.