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Emergency Use Listing nod to Covaxin expands availability of Covid vaccines: WHO official

The Emergency Use Listing nod to Bharat Biotech’s Covaxin, which was found to have 78% efficacy against severe cases, expands the availability of vaccines – the most effective medical tools to end the COVID-19 pandemic, a top World Health Organization … Continue reading

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Covaxin gets WHO nod for emergency use, move to ease travel for those who took made-in-India vaccine

The World Health Organization (WHO) Wednesday granted the much-awaited Emergency Use Listing (EUL) to Hyderabad-based Bharat Biotech’s Covaxin, a move that will allow people inoculated with the Covid vaccine to travel abroad without restrictions. “The Technical Advisory Group, convened by … Continue reading

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WHO seeks more data from Merck and Bharat Biotech

The World Health Organization (WHO) said on Thursday that it was seeking further data from Merck on its experimental new antiviral COVID-19 pill and hoped to issue guidance in coming weeks regarding its use for mild and moderate cases. “This … Continue reading

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Review of Covaxin by WHO underway; expect a recommendation within 24 hours: spokesperson

A technical advisory group of the World Health Organisation was on Tuesday reviewing data on Covaxin for the emergency use listing of India’s indigenously-made vaccine and it could pronounce its decision within the next 24 hours or so, a spokesperson … Continue reading

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India delays COVID-19 vaccine supplies to WHO-backed COVAX: Sources

India has delayed committing supplies of vaccine to the COVAX global sharing platform, two sources told Reuters on Tuesday, a day after one of its key backers, the WHO, said the agency could not “cut corners” to approve a domestically … Continue reading

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Two containers to be set up under PM Ayushman Bharat Health Infrastructure Mission

Union Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya on Tuesday said two containers with all healthcare facilities will be established under the PM Ayushman Bharat Health Infrastructure Mission which could be rushed to any place in case of an emergency. He said these … Continue reading

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WHO recommends antibody treatment for critical Covid patients

COVID-19 patients at high risk of hospitalisation or those with severe disease should be given a combination of two antibody treatments, according to latest World Health Organization guidelines published in The BMJ on Friday. The WHO Guideline Development Group (GDG) … Continue reading

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Mu, C.1.2 variants of SARS-CoV2 not found in India so far: INSAOCG

India has so far not seen Mu and C.1.2, the two new variants of SARS-CoV2, and the Delta variant and its sub-lineages continue to the main Variants of Concern in the country, INSACOG, the genome sequencing consortium, has said. The … Continue reading

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Two containers to be set up under PM Ayushman Bharat Health Infrastructure Mission

Union Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya on Tuesday said two containers with all healthcare facilities will be established under the PM Ayushman Bharat Health Infrastructure Mission which could be rushed to any place in case of an emergency. He said these … Continue reading

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India delays COVID-19 vaccine supplies to WHO-backed COVAX: Sources

India has delayed committing supplies of vaccine to the COVAX global sharing platform, two sources told Reuters on Tuesday, a day after one of its key backers, the WHO, said the agency could not “cut corners” to approve a domestically … Continue reading

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