Covaxin trials on children expected to start in June: Bharat Biotech

Bharat Biotech, the maker of coronavirus disease vaccine Covaxin, is expected to start paediatric trials from June, the company’s Business Development and International Advocacy Head Dr Raches Ella on Sunday. “We focused... Read more »

Bharat Biotech is ramping up its manufacturing capacity to 700 million doses which is likely to be achieved by the end of this year: Dr. Raches Ella

Few side effects of vaccination are common and that shouldn’t deter anyone from taking it said Dr. Raches Ella, Head-Business Development & International Advocacy of Bharat Biotech while on a virtual conversation... Read more »

Bharat Biotech to ramp up Covaxin production via new plant

Bharat Biotech on Thursday said it has ramped up additional manufacturing capacities for the Covaxin covid-19 jabs as the country faces a severe shortage of vaccines. Chiron Behring, a subsidy of Bharat... Read more »

Breaking: DCGI approves Phase II/III clinical trial of COVAXIN in the age group of 2 to 18 Years

The National Regulator of the country, the Drugs Controller General of India (DCGI), after careful examination, has accepted the recommendation of Subject Expert Committee (SEC) and accorded permission to conduct the Phase... Read more »

Price of Bharat Biotech’s Covaxin reduced to Rs. 400 for state govt

In a recent announcement made by Bharat Biotech, the price of its Covid-19 vaccine, Covaxin has been reduced from Rs. 600 to Rs. 400 for state governments. The cost for private hospitals... Read more »

COVAXIN shows 100% efficacy against COVID-19

COVAXIN shows 78% clinical and 100% efficacy against severe COVID-19 The COVAXIN developed and manufactured by Bharat Biotech, “neutralizes multiple variants of SARS-COV-2 and effectively neutralises the double mutant strain as well,” the ICMR... Read more »
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SII and Bharat Biotech granted Rs. 45.67 billion to boost vaccine production

India’s government has granted Rs. 45.67 billion to Serum Institute of India (SII) and Bharat Biotech to boost production of Covid-19 vaccines amid quick spreading infections, said Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman. Serum... Read more »
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COVAXIN vaccine doses production will be increase to 6-7 fold by July

Under Atmanirbhar Bharat 3.0 Mission COVID Suraksha was announced by the Government of India, to accelerate the development and production of Indigenous COVID Vaccines. This is being implemented by Department of Biotechnology... Read more »

Centre approves Haffkin Institute to produce Covaxin on transfer of technology basis

Mumbai-based Haffkin Institute has received permission from the Centre on Thursday to manufacture Bharat Biotech’s Covaxin on the basis of transfer of technology. The owner of the institute, the Maharashtra government thanked... Read more »
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320 doses of COVAXIN missing from cold storage of Hari Bux Kanwatia Govt hospital, Jaipur

320 doses of Covaxin, a Covid-19 vaccine manufactured by Bharat Biotech, have gone missing from cold storage of Hari Bux Kanwatia Government hospital, Jaipur, Rajasthan. An FIR has been lodged for the... Read more »