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Pfizer offers India COVID-19 vaccine at ‘not-for-profit’ price: Reports

Pfizer offers India COVID-19 vaccine at ‘not-for-profit’ price: Reports

New Delhi: The United States drug maker, Pfizer, reportedly offered Government of India its Covid-19 vaccine for vaccination program in the country at a ‘not-for-profit’ price amid the global Coronavirus scare. The company in an official announcement asserted that it is committed to work with the government to ensure the

Meet the genetic middleman mRNA, Know how it help develop Covid-19 vaccine

Meet the genetic middleman mRNA, Know how it help develop Covid-19 vaccine

Lucknow: What can save humanity from the deadly coronavirus pandemic is the star molecule called mRNA. It’s the key ingredient in the Pfizer and Moderna COVID-19 vaccines, which provides immunity against the Covid-19. However, mRNA itself is not a new invention from the lab but it evolved billions of years

Govt decides to run Covid vaccination drive throughout April, including Holidays

Govt decides to run Covid vaccination drive throughout April, including Holidays

New Delhi: In view of rising Covid-19 cases, government of India on Thursday announced to run the vaccination campaign throughout the month of April, including on gazetted holidays. Under this new guideline both public and private sector vaccination centres will be operationalised. The idea behind this decision is to optimally utilise all vaccination

Here is why some countries suspended use of AstraZeneca vaccine!

Here is why some countries suspended use of AstraZeneca vaccine!

New Delhi: Following the rising concern over blood clot events, British-Swedish pharmaceuticals company AstraZeneca on Monday issued a statement, citing a review report of 17 million people who were administered its Covid-19 vaccine, suggested that it was entirely safe for use. The statement came after a number of countries -Netherlands,

PM Modi’s mother Heeraben gets her first shot of COVID-19 vaccine

PM Modi’s mother Heeraben gets her first shot of COVID-19 vaccine

New Delhi: The 101-year-old Heeraben Modi, mother of Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi, on Thursday, received her first shot of the corona vaccine. PM Modi himself informed about this through Twitter, while appealing to the fellow countrymen to get Covid-19 vaccine. PM Modi’s tweet read, ‘I am happy to say that

Pakistan to receive 45 million India-made covid-19 doses

Pakistan to receive 45 million India-made covid-19 doses

Islamabad: Under the international vaccine alliance, GAVI, Pakistan will reportedly receive 45 million doses of India-manufactured Covishield vaccine from India. These vaccine doses are among those bought by GAVI, which work to increase access to immunization in poor countries, from India.  To note, Pakistan is the only SAARC country to