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Government will review all vaccines before inking purchase pacts: Official

Mumbai | New Delhi: The Indian government will review efficacy data from all companies working on vaccines before offering a purchase contract, said...

Global coronavirus death toll passes one million

Image is used for representational purpose only. (Reuters Photo) Paris, Sept 27, 2020 -The global death toll from the new coronavirus, which emerged...

India’s Covid-19 caseload nears 60 lakh; recoveries cross 49 lakh, deaths close in on 1 lakh

NEW DELHI: India's Covid-19 caseload neared 60 lakh with 88,600 fresh infections being reported on Sunday, while the number of people having recuperated...

Govt will need 80,000 crore for Covid vaccine, says Serum CEO

MUMBAI: The government may need Rs 80,000 crore over the next one year for distribution of Covid-19 vaccine and immunization of the country’s...

Medical oxygen price capped for 6 months

Times News NetworkNew Delhi: Amid rising demand for medical oxygen which is essential in treatment of moderate to severe Covid-19 patients, the pharmaceutical...

China pushes emergency use of Covid vaccine despite concerns

Representative imageBEIJING: After the first shot, he had no reaction. But Kan Chai felt woozy following the second dose of a Covid-19 vaccine...

PIO from UP behind HIV cure now takes on coronavirus

LUCKNOW: In February, when Ravindra Gupta, an Indian-origin professor at University of Cambridge Institute for Therapeutic Immunology and Infectious Disease, got an email...

Flipkart ropes in 1MG for e-pharma

Bengaluru: Following Reliance and Amazon India, Walmart-owned Flipkart has now entered the e-pharmacy space. It has partnered with Gurgaon-based 1MG, whose app is...

US vaccine shows strong immune response to Covid in clinical trials

Washington: The US pharmaceutical and medical device company Johnson and Johnson has developed a vaccine that in the early trials showed a strong...

National Medical Commission, India’s regulator of medical education, comes into existence replacing MCI

Representative imageNEW DELHI: The National Medical Commission (NMC), in place of the Medical Council of India (MCI), as the country's apex regulator of...

Cipla gets final nod from USFDA for multiple sclerosis drug

New Delhi: Drug major Cipla on Friday said it has received final approval from the US health regulator for Dimethyl Fumarate capsules, indicated...

China says to produce 610 million Covid-19 vaccine doses this year

Beijing: China's Covid-19 vaccine development programme is in a "leading position" and Beijing is on track to produce over 600 million doses by...

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