13 Oct 2020
Pharma giant Johnson & Johnson has temporarily paused its coronavirus vaccine trial after a volunteer got sick, reports said on Tuesday.
14 Sep 2020
Adar Poonawalla, the CEO of the Serum Institute of India (SII), that has taken up the mammoth task of mass-producing the vaccine for novel coronavirus, asserted that the vaccine will not be available for the entire world before the end of 2024.
08 Sep 2020
In a major move, Russia has started the public distribution process of its 'Sputnik V' COVID-19 vaccine.
04 Sep 2020
As the COVID-19 crisis is deteriorating with every passing day, all the hopes are pinned on the development of a safe and effective vaccine.
02 Sep 2020
The United States, the worst-affected country in the pandemic, on Tuesday said it won't be participating in the global effort to develop and distribute coronavirus vaccine because it is led by World Health Organization (WHO).
18 Aug 2020
Amid surging COVID-19 cases and questions over the peak for India, the government has started working towards procuring a vaccine.
17 Aug 2020
As the number of COVID-19 cases continues to explode around the world, drug companies from different companies are racing to get a safe preventive vaccine ready.
09 Aug 2020
Russian health officials are set to register a vaccine candidate for the novel coronavirus disease, COVID-19, as early as this week.
06 Aug 2020
Serum Institute of India (SII) is set to source the COVID-19 vaccine developed by American biotech company Novavax.
05 Aug 2020
Indian drug company Zydus Cadila has completed early-stage human trials with its indigenously developed COVID-19 vaccine.
27 Jul 2020
In a major development, the COVID-19 vaccine developed by biotech giant Moderna Therapeutics has gone into the third and final stage of clinical human trials.
22 Jul 2020
Adar Poonawalla, the chief of Serum Institute of India (SII), is hoping that vaccine to fight coronavirus will be available in India by the first quarter of 2021.
20 Jul 2020
The COVID-19 vaccine developed by researchers at Oxford University has been confirmed to be safe and effective.
19 Jul 2020
India's indigenous COVID-19 vaccine candidate, COVAXIN, is set to go into human trials at AIIMS Delhi.
17 Jul 2020
The COVID-19 vaccine developed by researchers at Oxford University in partnership with AstraZeneca generates an immune response against the infection in humans, The Telegraph reports.
15 Jul 2020
Moderna Therapeutics has come a long way with its candidate vaccine to prevent COVID-19, the novel coronavirus disease.
03 Jul 2020
In a major development, the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) has announced its plan to launch a COVID-19 vaccine for public use by August 15.
15 Jun 2020
China's Sinovac Biotech has announced "positive" results from the clinical trials of its experimental COVID-19 vaccine.
09 Jun 2020
In the race to develop a vaccine for COVID-19, Moderna Therapeutics is seen as one of the fastest-moving players.
07 Jun 2020
With a sporadic increase in the number of cases and deaths, COVID-19 is growing beyond control in India.
22 May 2020
In a matter of months, a never-seen-before coronavirus originating from China has turned the whole world upside down.
18 May 2020
Moderna Therapeutics, one of the select few companies working on a COVID-19 vaccine, has revealed positive results from early-stage trials of its formula.
14 May 2020
A team of Chinese scientists claims to have isolated a pair of antibodies that could 'block' the novel coronavirus causing COVID-19.
08 May 2020
Moderna Therapeutics, one of the select few companies trialing a COVID-19 vaccine, has received US Food and Drug Administration's approval to move into the second phase of the tests.
19 Apr 2020
With more than 160,000 deaths and 2.3 million infected cases globally, COVID-19 continues to wreak havoc around the world.
31 Mar 2020
American pharmaceutical giant Johnson & Johnson has announced that it has selected the lead vaccine candidate for the novel coronavirus disease COVID-19.
19 Mar 2020
As the novel coronavirus disease COVID-19 continues to wreak havoc around the world, Bill Gates is urging the public 'stay calm'.
17 Mar 2020
The United States has initiated clinical human trials of the first experimental vaccine to protect against the novel coronavirus disease, COVID-19.