Monoclonal antibodies

Despite being ineffective against Omicron, demand rises for antibody cocktail jabs

However, the doctors say that the demand is mostly panic driven and there are much cheaper alternatives to treat the severity of Covid in the third wave.

published on : 22nd January 2022

GHs used monoclonal antibodies to treat Covid, no adverse effects found

The Health Department has treated Covid-19 patients at government medical college hospitals with monoclonal antibodies, according to senior officials.

published on : 27th October 2021

Single-dose cocktail drug a good option to treat high-risk groups

Getting popular in the state for its effectiveness, the drug contains artificial antibodies that mimic ability of immune system to fight off harmful pathogens like viruses 

published on : 13th July 2021

BMC claims monoclonal antibodies, given to Trump, successful in over 200 coronavirus patients

Monoclonal antibodies made news as a treatment for COVID-19 when they were given to then US President Donald Trump in November last year after he tested positive for the disease.

published on : 13th July 2021

Antibody cocktail for Covid emerges as ray of hope, but cost makes it prohibitive for most

Akanksha Chawala, a critical care pulmonologist at Apollo hospital in Delhi, said she had used the therapy in just two patients but the results had been extraordinary.

published on : 12th June 2021

Two Chennai private hospitals start monoclonal antibodies cocktail therapy for Covid

Two private hospitals in Chennai - Kauvery Hospital and Gleneagles Global Health City Hospital - have launched ‘monoclonal antibodies cocktail’ therapy for Covid-19 patients.

published on : 29th May 2021

Zydus Cadila seeks DCGI nod for human clinical trials of antibodies cocktail to treat COVID-19

Cadila Healthcare is the listed entity of the group. ZRC-3308 has been found to be safe and well tolerated in animal toxicology studies.

published on : 27th May 2021