Sputnik vaccine

Efficacies vary but all COVID-19 vaccines effective: Experts

There is no need to check the antibody levels post-taking the vaccine as some vaccines evoke T-cell immunity (long-term memory of the immune response), says Dr. Subrata Das.

published on : 6th September 2021

Uttarakhand CM Pushkar Singh Dhami launches Sputnik V COVID vaccine in state

Speaking at the launch of the vaccine, Dhami said by December this year, the state government will achieve its target of 100 per cent vaccination.

published on : 22nd August 2021

Russia OKs testing combination of Sputnik, AstraZeneca Covid vaccines

Both shots use a similar technology, employing a harmless virus to deliver genetic material from the spike protein of COVID-19 into the body.

published on : 27th July 2021

Serum Institute to start manufacturing Sputnik vaccine in September

The parties intend to produce over 300 million doses of the vaccine in India per year, RDIF said in a statement.

published on : 13th July 2021

Tejashwi, Tej Pratap take Sputnik jabs; face NDA taunts over choosing 'foreign' brand

Both the sons of RJD national president Lalu Prasad took their Sputnik shots at the Medanta hospital in Patna.

published on : 30th June 2021

Uttarakhand to import 20 lakh doses of Sputnik COVID vaccine

Giving the information at a press conference here, Chief Secretary Om Prakash said a five-member committee has been constituted for the purpose and the required funds have been arranged.

published on : 12th May 2021

Russia approves single-dose version of Sputnik V vaccine

Russia started human trials of Sputnik Light in January, and the studies are still ongoing, according to official records.

published on : 6th May 2021

Brazil regulator rejects Sputnik vaccine; Russia cries foul

The agency, known as Anvisa, said there were faults in all clinical studies of the vaccine’s development, as well as absent or insufficient data.

published on : 28th April 2021

In bid to allay concerns, Russia says Sputnik V COVID vaccine does not cause blood clots

Like the Johnson & Johnson and AstraZeneca vaccines, Russia's Sputnik V jab uses adapted strains of the adenovirus that causes the common cold.

published on : 15th April 2021

Stelis Biopharma to supply 200 million doses of Sputnik vaccine

To be sure, Stelis is the fourth Indian company to partner with RDIF for Sputnik V and will be the third manufacturer of the Russian vaccine in the country.

published on : 20th March 2021