Novavax asks WHO to grant emergency use approval to its COVID vaccine

Novavax and its partner the Serum Institute say their request for the COVID-19 vaccine to the UN health agency is based on a previous submission to Indian regulators.

published on : 24th September 2021

Single-dose Johnson and Johnson vaccine gets Indian drug regulator nod

J&J has tied up with Hyderabad-based Biological E for the global supply chain network, hoping to supply its Covid-19 vaccine Janssen through extensive collaborations and partnerships.

published on : 8th August 2021

Novavax and J&J's COVID-19 vaccines seek regulator's nod for launch in India

For the national COVID vaccination programme, J&J’s single dose vaccine is slated as a crucial component as it may be logistically easy to administer and offers quick coverage to a vast population

published on : 6th August 2021

'A new milestone': Serum Institute begins Covovax production in Pune, jab likely from September

Earlier, Novavax had said that its vaccine has an efficacy of 90.4% in preventing infection and 100% efficacy against moderate to severe disease.

published on : 25th June 2021

Novavax vaccine efficacy data promising and encouraging, says Health Ministry

NITI Aayog Member (Health) V K Paul said the data available in public domain also indicates the vaccine is safe and highly effective.

published on : 15th June 2021

Novavax says its Covid vaccine nearly 90% effective

These results assume significance for India as Centre had earlier indicated that about 20 crore doses of the vaccine may be available in the country between August-December. 

published on : 14th June 2021

US lifts DPA ratings on three COVID vaccines including AstraZeneca

The DPA gives the US president powers to allocate materials, services, and facilities and award contracts that are prioritised over others to promote national defence.

published on : 5th June 2021

South Korean firm to produce Novavax vaccine

Officials say SK Bioscience is contracted to manufacture 40 million doses of the Novavax vaccine this year.

published on : 27th April 2021