Ma Subramanian launches Corbevax booster dose drive in TN

Health Minister Ma Subramanian launched a drive to administer Corbevax booster doses to recipients aged 18 years and above in Tamil Nadu on Friday.

published on : 13th August 2022

Biological E’s Corbevax approved as precaution dose for adults vaccinated with Covaxin, Covishield

This is the first time a booster dose different from the one used for primary vaccination against Covid has been allowed in India.

published on : 10th August 2022

Government nod for Corbevax as booster for adults vaccinated with Covishield, Covaxin soon

The approval will be based on the recommendations made by the COVID-19 Working Group of the National Technical Advisory Group on Immunisation (NTAGI) last week.

published on : 10th August 2022

Govt panel recommends Corbevax as booster for adults vaccinated with Covishield, Covaxin

India's first indigenously developed RBD protein subunit vaccine Corbevax is currently being used to inoculate children in the age group of 12 to 14 years.

published on : 2nd August 2022

NTAGI panel recommends use of Covid vaccines Corbevax, Covaxin for kids aged 5-12 years

However, there was no decision on introducing these vaccines in the vaccination programme.

published on : 9th July 2022

Immunisation body likely to consider Corbevax as booster for those jabbed with Covishield, Covaxin 

The Drugs Controller General of India (DCGI) on June 4 approved Corbevax as a precaution dose for those aged 18 and above.

published on : 27th June 2022

NTAGI to discuss allowing Corbevax as booster for those vaccinated with Covishield, Covaxin: Sources

The Drugs Controller General of India (DCGI) on Sunday approved Corbevax for the precaution dose for those aged 18 and above.

published on : 7th June 2022

Corbevax gets DCGI nod as booster dose 

Heterologous booster immunisation provides an immune response that may prove to be beneficial for durable prevention and control of Covid-19.

published on : 5th June 2022

Govt clears Corbevax as Covid booster shot for adults, can be clubbed with other jabs

With this, Biological E Limited's Corbevax has become the first Covid-19 vaccine in India to be approved by the DCGI as a heterologous Covid-19 booster dose.

published on : 4th June 2022

Biological E cuts price of its Covid-19 vaccine Corbevax to Rs 250 per dose

For end-user, the price would be Rs 400 a dose, including taxes and administration charges, added the pharmaceutical company.

published on : 16th May 2022

Covid-19: Three vaccines for children get emergency use approval from drug controller

The new approvals were tweeted by Union Health Minister Dr Mansukh Mandaviya, who said that India's fight against Covid has become more robust.

published on : 26th April 2022

Centre panel recommends emergency use authorisation for Biological E's Corbevax for 5-11 age group

The DCGI had approved Covovax for restricted use in emergency situations in adults on December 28 last year and in the 12 to 17 years age group.

published on : 21st April 2022

Covid-19 vaccines for students aged 12 to 14 in Karnataka's Kodagu falters due to delay in supply

While plans had been drawn to conduct the drive across several schools, the same has been postponed to Monday.

published on : 1st April 2022

COVID vaccination for children in 12-14 age group to begin on March 23 in MP

The MP immunisation director also said that 11.43 core doses of anti-COVID-19 vaccines have been administered so far in the state.

published on : 19th March 2022

Parents must get their kids vaccinated, says Collector

Tirupathur Collector Amar Khushhwaha inaugurated the vaccination drive at Meenakshi Government Women's Higher Secondary School in the district.

published on : 17th March 2022

Vaccination of 12-14-year age group: No nod sought for Corbevax, says NTAGI

In the process of vaccine approvals, after the DCGI’s nod, the NTAGI deliberates on this and screens the ability of the vaccine to be part of the national vaccination drive at a three-level process.  

published on : 17th March 2022

5,024 teens get first dose of Corbevax

While the vaccination centres were open at 8 am, teenagers were seen making beelines at several places since morning.

published on : 17th March 2022

Corbevax’s immune response is superior, says Biological E

The company has produced 30 crore doses of the same and has supplied five crore doses to the government of India.

published on : 17th March 2022

COVID-19 vaccination for children aged 12-14 years to start from Wednesday

Union Health Secretary Rajesh Bhushan had earlier stated that only the Corbevax vaccine would be used for the beneficiaries in the age group of 12 to 14 years.

published on : 16th March 2022

Corbevax drive for kids in Karnataka kicks off Wednesday

Vaccination will be done only in govt units, free of cost

published on : 16th March 2022
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