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29 May 2020 Current Events COVID-19: 6 Local Vaccine Aspirants Identified in India

As per reports, India has identified six local vaccine candidates for COVID-19. Apart from that, ten drugs are being re-adapted for the treatment of the disease, which is under various stages of trials. The officials say that the government is also working on guidelines to prioritise distribution of the vaccine once it is available. And it has highlighted the fact that science will be the key weapon in the fight against Coronavirus which has infected over 5.6 million people worldwide and has taken lives of more than 3,55,000 to date. Principal scientific advisor K Vijayraghavan said on Thursday that the vaccine would not be available to everyone at once since everybody will need it, its access is going to be a challenge. He further said that four categories of vaccines are being considered at present; namely, mRNA, attenuated, inactivated and adjuvant. Some companies in India are at the late pre-clinical stage of its development.


COVID-19: 6 Local Vaccine Aspirants Identified in India

As per reports, India has identified six local vaccine candidates for COVID-19. Apart from that, ten drugs are being re-adapted for the treatment of the disease, which is under various stages of trials. The officials say that the government is also working on guidelines to prioritise distribution of the vaccine once it is available. And it has highlighted the fact that science will be the key weapon in the fight against Coronavirus which has infected over 5.6 million people worldwide and has taken lives of more than 3,55,000 to date. Principal scientific advisor K Vijayraghavan said on Thursday that the vaccine would not be available to everyone at once since everybody will need it, its access is going to be a challenge. He further said that four categories of vaccines are being considered at present; namely, mRNA, attenuated, inactivated and adjuvant. Some companies in India are at the late pre-clinical stage of its development.




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