Coronavirus vaccine: India is weeks away from getting a vaccine for Coronavirus!

 

Coronavirus vaccine: India is weeks away from getting a vaccine for Coronavirus!

The COVID-19 pandemic is causing fears and losses hope as per cases increases. Everyone is asking when will we go back to normalcy? Fortunately,  undergoing human trials (Covid-19) worldwide, including 2 in our country. Recently, a vaccine from Oxford University has been getting a lot of attention and from peoples and the media. And will it be available in India? Read on to know everything about covid-19 vaccine.


The Oxford-AstraZeneca Vaccine

Oxford University is in collaboration with pharmaceutical giant AstraZeneca prepared a coronavirus vaccine . It has been tested on 1078 individuals in an 18-55 age group in 2 phases.
Currently, India has five vaccines in advance phases of the clinical trials and the Serum Institute of India conducting phase-3 trials of the Oxford-Astrazeneca and Bharat Biotech in collaboration with ICMR conducting trials for its developed vaccine candidate Covaxin.

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