July 14, 2021 7:25 am
Russia's Sputnik V vaccine, developed by Gamaleya National Research Institute of Epidemiology and Microbiology in Moscow, was granted emergency use authorisation in India in May.
July 09, 2021 8:14 am
Covovax, manufactured by Serum Institute of India, will undergo a Phase II/III trial to measure safety and immune response across 20 hospital sites. Of those, eight sites are in Maharashtra.
July 01, 2021 7:34 am
"The Subject Expert Committee (SEC) on COVID-19 of the Central Drugs Standard Control Organisation (CDSCO), which deliberated on the application, noted that the vaccine has not been approved in any country," a source said.
June 28, 2021 1:08 pm
Covishield is the Oxford University-AstraZeneca vaccine manufactured in India by the Pune-based vaccine maker.
June 26, 2021 7:57 am
Covovax is the second Covid-19 vaccine candidate, which is being developed and manufactured at Pune-based SII.
June 22, 2021 4:06 pm
Covid vaccination: Under the government's new vaccination policy that came into effect on Monday, the Centre will procure 75 per cent of the vaccine stock from the open market and distribute it to states, to be administered free to everyone of age 18 years or older at government vaccination centres.
June 20, 2021 12:12 am
On Thursday and Friday, four persons were arrested after it came to light that they had vaccinated 390 people at the camp organised illegally at the society premises and taken Rs 4.6 lakh for the purpose.
June 04, 2021 10:15 pm
The Indian drug regulator has not granted indemnity against the costs of compensation for severe side effects to the manufacturers of any of the three Covid-19 vaccines to which it has issued emergency use authorisation.
June 03, 2021 5:04 pm
The Pune-based firm has collaborated with the Gamaleya Research Institute of Epidemiology and Microbiology, Moscow for developing Sputnik V at its Hadapsar facility.
June 01, 2021 8:06 am
Meanwhile, Mayor Murlidhar Mohol said the PMC has already written a letter to the Union Health Ministry, seeking permission for SII to sell vaccine doses directly to the PMC.