[

vaccine

]

Latest from vaccine

Corbevax approved as booster dose for adults vaccinated with Covaxin, Covishield

The latest move by the Centre is significant as this is for the first time that a booster dose that is different from the one used for primary vaccination against Covid-19 has been allowed in the country.
Hyderabad-based Biological E’s anti-Covid vaccine Corbevax. (HT FILE PHOTO.)
Hyderabad-based Biological E’s anti-Covid vaccine Corbevax. (HT FILE PHOTO.)
Updated on Aug 10, 2022 07:48 PM IST
By | Edited by Aniruddha Dhar, New Delhi

Monkeypox: As India sees rise in cases, what Adar Poonawalla said about vaccine

  • India has so far reported eight cases of monkeypox, of which five have been from Kerala and three from Delhi. Of the five patients in Kerala, one succumbed to the disease on July 30, making it India's first monkeypox fatality.
Adar Poonawalla, chief executive officer of Serum Institute of India Ltd. (Bloomberg)
Adar Poonawalla, chief executive officer of Serum Institute of India Ltd. (Bloomberg)
Published on Aug 02, 2022 05:41 PM IST
Written by Sharangee Dutta | Edited by Aniruddha Dhar, New Delhi

What are combination vaccines? Know their benefits and side effects from expert

  • Combination vaccines combine two or more vaccines in a single shot. All you want to know about their benefits and side effects.
The development of combination vaccines began with the combination of individual diphtheria, tetanus, and pertussis (DTP) vaccines into a single product(Pexels)
The development of combination vaccines began with the combination of individual diphtheria, tetanus, and pertussis (DTP) vaccines into a single product(Pexels)
Published on Jul 20, 2022 01:17 PM IST

Why we have cows to thank for the eradication of smallpox

  • We're fortunate to live in a world free from smallpox. Here's how the disease was eradicated.
Why we have cows to thank for the eradication of smallpox(Unsplash)
Why we have cows to thank for the eradication of smallpox(Unsplash)
Published on Jul 08, 2022 11:22 AM IST

Serum institute seeks government nod to export Covovax to the US

  • SII manufactures Covovax under a license from the vaccine’s developer, US-based Novavax. The export version of the vaccine is called Nuvaxovid and has been dispatched to New Zealand, Netherlands, Australia and Indonesia, where a total of at least 100 million doses have been sent.
SII chief executive officer Adar Poonawalla. (REUTERS)
SII chief executive officer Adar Poonawalla. (REUTERS)
Published on Jul 01, 2022 03:16 AM IST
By, New Delhi
Story Saved
×
Saved Articles
Following
My Reads
Sign out
New Delhi 0C
Thursday, August 11, 2022
Start 15 Days Free Trial Subscribe Now