The AstraZeneca – Oxford vaccine is safe and effective says the statement released by AstraZeneca. The giant and one of the leading company has admitted to its dosing error. The partnered company Serum Institute of India (SII) for trials in India has said that vaccine candidates are safe and vaccine trials are running smoothly with strict adherence to all the necessary protocols in India there is no need to panic.
“The AstraZeneca-Oxford vaccine is safe and effective. Even the lowest efficacy results are at 60-70%, making it a viable vaccine against the virus. That said, varied age groups with different dosage forms will result in slight variations and efficacy. We must be patient and not panic. The Indian trials are running smoothly with strict adherence to all the necessary processes and protocols. So far, there are no concerns. However, we are going through the data that is available and will make a further statement, if needed.” Pune based Serum Insitute of India said in a statement