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Where Are We In The COVID-19 Vaccine Race?
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Where Are We In The COVID-19 Vaccine Race?

Here is what we know about the race to deliver vaccines to help end the coronavirus pandemic that has claimed more than 1.34 million lives worldwide ...
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AstraZeneca COVID-19 Vaccine Can Be 90 Per Cent Effective, Results Show
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AstraZeneca COVID-19 Vaccine Can Be 90 Per Cent Effective, Results Show

The vaccine developed by Oxford University was 90 per cent effective in preventing COVID-19 when it was administered as a half dose followed by a full dose at least one month apart, according to data from the late-stage trials in Britain and Brazil ...
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Pfizer, BioNtech To Submit To FDA For Emergency Use Authorisation For Their COVID-19 Vaccine Candidate
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Pfizer, BioNtech To Submit To FDA For Emergency Use Authorisation For Their COVID-19 Vaccine Candidate

In a statement, Pfizer and BioNTech said they expect to produce globally up to 50 million vaccine doses in 2020 and up to 1.3 billion doses by the end of 2021 ...
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India Says Local COVID-19 Vaccine Final Trials Could End Within Two Months
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India Says Local COVID-19 Vaccine Final Trials Could End Within Two Months

The state-run Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) and privately-held Bharat Biotech this month started third-stage trials of COVAXIN that would involve 26,000 volunteers ...
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Haryana Health Minister Anil Vij Administered Trial Dose Of Covaxin
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Haryana Health Minister Anil Vij Administered Trial Dose Of Covaxin

Bharat Biotech has partnered with the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) for a country-made COVID-19 vaccine using the virus strain isolated by ICMR's National Institute of Virology (NIV) based in Pune ...
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Healthcare Workers, People Aged Above 65 Years Will Be Given COVID Vaccine On Priority: Dr. Harsh Vardhan
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Healthcare Workers, People Aged Above 65 Years Will Be Given COVID Vaccine On Priority: Dr. Harsh Vardhan

According to Health minister Harsh Vardhan, coronavirus vaccine will be available in a couple of months and it is estimated that by July-August, 400-500 million vaccine doses will be made available for 25-30 crore people ...
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Protein-Based COVID-19 Vaccine Candidates More Suitable For India, Scientists Say
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Protein-Based COVID-19 Vaccine Candidates More Suitable For India, Scientists Say

According to experts, some vaccines, called vectored-vaccines, use viruses compatible with the human body to deliver the DNA or RNA of the novel coronavirus inside our cells, which then instructs them to make SARS-CoV-2 proteins ...
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Centre Examining All Possible Storage Facilities For Pfizer's COVID-19 Vaccine
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Centre Examining All Possible Storage Facilities For Pfizer’s COVID-19 Vaccine

It would be a huge challenge for any country to maintain cold chain facility at a lower temperature of -70 degree or -80 degree celsius, said NITI Aayog member Dr VK Paul on the issue of storing Pfizer's COVID-19 vaccine ...
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Pfizer Says COVID-19 Vaccine Trial Complete, Cites Shot Is 95 Per Cent Effective
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Pfizer Says COVID-19 Vaccine Trial Complete, Cites Shot Is 95 Per Cent Effective

Pfizer and its partner German biotechnology firm BioNTech had last week published data that their vaccine offered 90 per cent protection from the infection as compared to placebo saline shot ...
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Haryana Health Minister Anil Vij Offers To Be 'First Volunteer' For Phase-III Trial Of Covaxin In The State
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Haryana Health Minister Anil Vij Offers To Be ‘First Volunteer’ For Phase-III Trial Of Covaxin In The State

Bharat Biotech has partnered with the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) for a country-made COVID-19 vaccine using the virus strain isolated by ICMR's National Institute of Virology (NIV) based in Pune ...
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Moderna's COVID-19 Vaccine Is 94.5 Per Cent Effective
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Moderna’s COVID-19 Vaccine Is 94.5 Per Cent Effective

Moderna’s potential COVID-19 vaccine rely on a technology called messenger RNA, which is designed to transform the body's own cells to making the vaccine ...
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Bharat Biotech Starts Phase III Trials For COVID-19 Vaccine COVAXIN
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Bharat Biotech Starts Phase III Trials For COVID-19 Vaccine COVAXIN

COVAXIN has been evaluated in about 1,000 subjects in Phase I and Phase II clinical trials, with promising safety and immunogenicity data ...
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