Serum Institute gets nod to export vaccines to COVAX

The Pune based vaccines manufacturer Serum Institute of India (SII) has got the nod to export…

SII urges govt to fast-track movement of increasing Covishield stock

Serum Institute of India (SII) has urged the government to fast-track Covishield movement citing the difficulties…

We can expect more COVID drugs next year. But we’ve wasted so much time getting here

Several COVID drugs are in the pipeline for 2022, some you can potentially take at home,…

State of play of India’s healthcare sector exposed by Covid

The COVID-19 pandemic has forced India to urgently try and revitalise its health infrastructure, especially after…

Maharashtra government to rope in Salman Khan to promote vaccination in Muslim-dominated areas: Rajesh Tope – Times of India

Maharashtra Public Health Minister Rajesh Tope has said there was hesitancy about taking anti-coronavirus vaccines in…

Bharat Biotech’s Covaxin has 77.8% efficacy rate, presents no safety concerns: Lancet study

Bharat Biotech’s indigenous Covid-19 vaccine is highly efficacious, well tolerated and presents no safety concerns, a…

How often do COVID vaccines cause heart problems in kids?

Federal regulators are reviewing data on the link between Moderna’s coronavirus vaccine and a rare heart…

What does a breakthrough feel like? Kerala patients tell their stories

(This story originally appeared in on Oct 24, 2021) KOCHI: On July 2 this year, more…

Over 97 crore Covid vaccine doses administered in India so far: Govt

The cumulative COVID-19 vaccine doses administered in the country crossed 97 crore, with more…

California becomes first US state with Covid vaccine mandate for schools

California became the first state in the United States to announce plans to require…