Covid-19 News

Covid-19 News

4 June, 2020

Global Vaccine Summit 2020

Virtual Global Vaccine Summit, hosted by the UK government, to mobilise at least US$ 7.4 billion for Gavi’s mission to protect the next generation with vaccines, read more...

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4 June, 2020

Adar Poonawalla's vaccine: No shot in the dark

Adar Poonawalla inside a vaccine-making unit at the Serum Institute where the experimental Covid-19 vaccine will be manufactured read more...

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22 May, 2020

Ignore hype and euphoria over any Covid vaccine news for next 2-3 months: Adar Poonawalla

Bengaluru/New Delhi: There have been several micro developments in vaccine testing around the world for Covid-19, read more...

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2 April, 2020

Serum Institute to go for human trials for COVID-19 vaccine by year-end, says Adar Poonawala

As governments race to get a handle on the spread of the coronavirus and cure the affected people, the medical read more...

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7 April, 2020

Covid-19 vaccine possible by Q2 of 2022: Adar Poonawalla

India may get a viable Covid-19 vaccine by the second quarter of 2022, ahead of the original estimated timeline of late 2022, read more...

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2 April, 2020

Mylab partners with SII’s Poonawalla, APG’s Pawar to scale-up production of Covid-19 test kits

New Delhi: Pune-based molecular diagnostics company Mylab Discovery Solutions Pvt Ltd has partnered with Serum Institute read more...

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2 April, 2020

COVID-19 Test Kits in India May See 13x Increase as Serum Institute Invests in MyLab

MyLab Laboratories, the biotechnology company that received government approval to produce COVID-19 test kits read more...

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29 March, 2020

Covid-19 vaccine will be the first of its kind to be made in India

Pune-based Serum Institute of India, the world’s largest vaccine manufacturer, has collaborated with two American companies read more...

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20 March, 2020

‘Should Get Vaccine Out In 2 Years': Adar Poonawalla

As the government's response and public concern over the coronavirus is increasing, the medical community is looking read more...

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20 March, 2020

"More could die from Bankruptcy if we tread on livelihoods"- Adar Poonawalla on Hunt for a vaccine

India is now in a 21 day lockdown. But there are concerns about what happens next. A fiscal package will need to be a priority. read more...

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7 March, 2020

Vaccine for COVID-19 Won’t Be Ready Before 2022, Says World’s Largest Vaccine Producer

Serum Institute of India, world’s largest vaccine producer by number of doses produced, headquartered in Pune, read more...

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19 Feb, 2020

Serum Institute to be ready with coronavirus vaccine by 2022

SII announced that a vaccine candidate for the novel coronavirus, which has killed more than 2,000 people in China read more...