May 17, 2021 05:22 PM IST
One of India's top vaccine experts Dr Gagandeep Kang spoke to Moneycontrol's Chandra R Srikanth on the Government's vaccination roadmap, why there should be central procurement, if it is advisable to take the second dose of Covishield after 12 weeks and why plasma therapy should be dropped. She also spoke about when the second wave of Coronavirus began to taper in India.
- May 04, 2021 02:23 PM IST
So far, 15.5 crore doses have been administered since January and the central and state governments along with the private sector aim to get 30 crore more doses in three months until July.
- Apr 22, 2021 10:14 AM IST
The year that started out on a sizzling note has fizzled out, with only the pharma sector - naturally - emerging as the top performer, quite like 2020
- Apr 21, 2021 05:08 PM IST
Of this, 15 states and union territories have only given Covishield, being manufactured by the Pune-based Serum Instiute of India.
- Apr 21, 2021 12:42 PM IST
Serum Institute of India said 50 percent of its capacities will serve the Centre's COVID-19 vaccination programme, and the remaining 50 percent will be for state governments and private hospitals.
- Apr 19, 2021 11:44 AM IST
The UP CMO has ordered the suspension of the health worker till the investigation is complete.
- Mar 22, 2021 03:56 PM IST
This time interval between two doses has been revised only for Covishield and not Covaxin.
- Mar 16, 2021 01:02 PM IST
The World Health Organization has insisted the AstraZeneca shot is safe, and that there is no link between the vaccine and reported blood clots.
- Mar 01, 2021 10:28 AM IST
India has approved two vaccines—Covaxin developed by Hyderabad-based Bharat Biotech and Covishield from the Oxford-AstraZeneca stable being manufactured by the Serum Institute of India —for emergency use in the country.
- Jan 21, 2021 03:25 PM IST
CEO Adar Poonawalla said equipment worth hundreds of crores were damaged in the fire, and the company is expected to face revenue loss of more than Rs 1,000 crore over the next one to two years.
- Jan 13, 2021 03:25 PM IST
Around three crore frontline workers, including one crore medics, are scheduled to be inoculated in the first phase.
- Dec 09, 2020 05:51 PM IST
Both Bharat Biotech and Serum Institute of India have been asked by the Subject Expert Committee to furnish more data, trial information, and documents
- Nov 30, 2020 05:37 PM IST
The 40-year-old volunteer claimed that he contracted severe neurological disorders after being vaccinated with Covidshield shots under development at Serum Institute of India. All you need to know about the legal hassle.