NIMS kicks off country’s first indigenous COVID-19 vaccine 'Covaxin' human trials

NIMS hopes to conduct the trials on about 60 candidates but the number would be determined next week once the selection is completed.

published on : 8th July 2020

AIIMS panel wants coronavirus vaccine candidate 'COVAXIN' study restructured

The suggestion for change in the study design comes even as most other hospitals chosen for the trial have approved the study protocol, this newspaper has learnt.

published on : 7th July 2020

Will COVAXIN be available by 2020? S&T ministry flip-flop on vaccine launch

None of these vaccines is unlikely to be ready for mass use before 2021 (sic),” an article put out by the ministry said.

published on : 6th July 2020

'Meant to cut unnecessary red tape': ICMR defends fast-tracking of Covaxin trials in July 2 order

The clarification came after its leaked order to 12 hospitals to expedite clinical trials by August 15 sparked widespread criticism.

published on : 4th July 2020

INTERVIEW | 'COVAXIN' by 2021, If all goes well: Bharat Biotech chairman

This development of Covaxin entering human trials has raised hopes of the countrymen in the middle of a massive pandemic.

published on : 3rd July 2020