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07 July 2020 Current Events India Records Over 7 Lakh Covid-19 Infections, First Phase Human Trials to Begin

For the first phase of human trials for COVAXIN, nearly 1,100 people are expected to be enrolled. COVAXIN is India's first Covid-19 vaccine which is developed by Bharat Biotech. The first phase of the vaccine is scheduled to start next week with July 13 set as the date for participant enrollment. After the results from a Phase I will further determine the start of the next phase of testing. ICMR (Indian Council of Medical Research) has selected 12 institutes to conduct these trials including AIIMS in Delhi and Patna and directed that these be fast-tracked. However, it is still unclear if Covid-19 vaccine can be released right after the first phase trial.


India Records Over 7 Lakh Covid-19 Infections, First Phase Human Trials to Begin

For the first phase of human trials for COVAXIN, nearly 1,100 people are expected to be enrolled. COVAXIN is India's first Covid-19 vaccine which is developed by Bharat Biotech. The first phase of the vaccine is scheduled to start next week with July 13 set as the date for participant enrollment. After the results from a Phase I will further determine the start of the next phase of testing. ICMR (Indian Council of Medical Research) has selected 12 institutes to conduct these trials including AIIMS in Delhi and Patna and directed that these be fast-tracked. However, it is still unclear if Covid-19 vaccine can be released right after the first phase trial.




FAQs and Answers on Indian History and Geography
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Which States Share Boundaries with Pakistan? There are four states that share a border with Pakistan, namely, Jammu and Kashmir, Punjab, Rajasthan, and Gujarat. The India Pakistan Border is quite intriguing. Since India has installed 1,50,000 flood lights on… Read More...
Which Places in India Still Largely Speak Sanskrit?Sanskrit is considered as Dev Bhasha, the language of Gods. It has a history of around 3500 years. It used to be a primary language of ancient India. Its earliest form Vedic Sanskrit, was prevalent from 1500 500 BCE. However, it is fading… Read More...



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