The official said the company was producing about 25 million doses of Covaxin every month at its Hyderabad-based facility, and the manufacturing at other centres, including the newly-acquired one in Ankleshwar, Gujarat, was likely to begin in a “few months from now”.
The official said the company was producing about 25 million doses of Covaxin every month at its Hyderabad-based facility, and manufacturing at other centres, including the newly-acquired one in Ankleshwar, Gujarat, was likely to begin in a “few months”.
Across Maharashtra, however, the Covid weekly positivity rate has shot down from 15.18 per cent (May 13-19) to 5.89 per cent (June 3-9), according to the report on the Covid-19 situation that was presented at a cabinet meeting on Thursday.
USFDA has approved the first new drug for Alzheimer’s disease in two decades. While it raises hope, it’s costly, and not a cure — it seeks to slow progression. Dementia, including Alzheimer’s, affects 1 in 27 Indians above 60 years.
While the Pride March in Pune has been postponed due to Covid, a new manual will be released by the Maharashtra Queer Network to "increase the quality of legal assistance" provided to the LGBTQIA community.
Scientists have found this variant to be much more transmissible than other variants in the national capital, the study shows. This is the first time that a surge in any region has been directly linked to the circulation of a particular variant of the virus.
The state has recorded only half the dengue cases it did in the corresponding period last year. As per the state health department officials, only 530 cases of dengue were detected in Maharashtra from January to May this year, while the number for this duration last year was 1,007.
According to Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), multiple inflammatory syndrome in children is a condition where different body parts can become inflamed, including heart, lungs, kidneys, brain, skin, eyes or gastrointestinal organs.
The epidemic curve of each district was different, and so, some districts had cases earlier in the year like Amravati and Akola while others in the western part of the state reported a second surge later, Dr Awate said.