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Oxford–AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine: Vaccine against COVID-19
The Oxford–AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine, codenamed AZD1222, and sold under the brand name Covishield and Vaxzevria among others, is a viral vector vaccine for COVID-19 developed by Oxford University and AstraZeneca given by intramuscular injection, using as a vector the modified chimpanzee adenovirus ChAdOx1. An analysis published on 19 February 2021 showed an efficacy of 76.0% at preventing symptomatic COVID-19 beginning at 22 days following the first dose, increasing to 81.3% when the second dose is given 12 weeks or more after the first.

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Vaccines to last for 2 days, expect GoI to send them: Odisha COVID Vaccination In-Charge [Video]

Vaccines to last for 2 days, expect GoI to send them: Odisha COVID Vaccination In-Charge

COVID-19 Vaccination In-Charge in Odisha, Bijay Panigrahi, said that they expect to receive more vaccines within two days from the Government of India. "Vaccine program is going on smoothly in the..

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Watch: Special vehicle carrying COVID-19 vaccines breaks down in Patna [Video]

Watch: Special vehicle carrying COVID-19 vaccines breaks down in Patna

Amid scarcity of COVID-19 vaccines in some states, a special transport special transport vehicle carrying COVID-19 vaccine, (Covishield) broke down in Patna on April 09. Pharmacist Mukesh Kumar, who..

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Odisha: After vaccine shortage reports, long queues outside vaccination centre [Video]

Odisha: After vaccine shortage reports, long queues outside vaccination centre

People line up outside the Covid-19 vaccination centre in Bhubaneswar on Friday. Some people standing in the queue claimed that there is a shortage of vaccine at the Centre. However, Dr Laxmidhar..

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Seychelles President thanks India for 'precious' donation of COVID vaccines [Video]

Seychelles President thanks India for 'precious' donation of COVID vaccines

President of Seychelles, Wavel Ramkalawan during a virtual meet with Prime Minister Narendra Modi thanked him for solidarity and contribution in fight against COVID-19 by donating 50,000 doses of..

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‘Stock will last for 2 days:’ Odisha Health minister on Covid vaccine shortage [Video]

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India gifts one lakh doses of COVID-19 vaccine to Nepal Army [Video]

India gifts one lakh doses of COVID-19 vaccine to Nepal Army

As a mark of friendship and strong ties between New Delhi and Kathmandu, India gifted one lakh doses of COVID-19 vaccines to the Nepal Army on March 28. The nine packages of Covishield vaccines,..

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India-made vaccine to be dispatched for Denmark [Video]

India-made vaccine to be dispatched for Denmark

A consignment of Covishield vaccine, by Serum Institute of India, to be dispatched from Mumbai's Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj International Airport to Denmark's Copenhagen as part of the 'Vaccine..

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Covid: Centre reassures Covishield’s safety, explains how to stop virus mutation [Video]

Covid: Centre reassures Covishield’s safety, explains how to stop virus mutation

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COVID Vaccine will be available for everyone above 45 years of age from April 1: Javadekar [Video]

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Union Minister Prakash Javadekar during a press conference on March 23 informed that from April1, vaccine will be available for everyone above 45 years and urged them to immediately register and get..

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Study Finds AstraZeneca Vaccine to Be 79 Percent Efficient Against Symptomatic COVID-19 [Video]

Study Finds AstraZeneca Vaccine to Be 79 Percent Efficient Against Symptomatic COVID-19

On Monday, results were announced from a late-stage study on AstraZeneca’s COVID-19 vaccine, AZD1222

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Prisoners of Indore Central Jail get vaccinated [Video]

Prisoners of Indore Central Jail get vaccinated

Several prisoners of Central Jail in Indore were given the first shot of COVID-19 vaccine. "300 doses of Covishield have been received. Some prisoners have been vaccinated and some are yet to get the..

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Johnson to receive Covid vaccination ‘very shortly’ [Video]

Johnson to receive Covid vaccination ‘very shortly’

Prime Minister Boris Johnson has revealed he will receive his coronavirus vaccination “very shortly”. He added the jab “will certainly be Oxford-AstraZeneca”. Report by Avagninag. Like us on..

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Johnson to received Covid vaccination ‘very shortly’ [Video]

Johnson to received Covid vaccination ‘very shortly’

Prime Minister Boris Johnson has revealed he will receive his coronavirus vaccination “very shortly”. He added the jab “will certainly be Oxford-AstraZeneca”. Report by Avagninag. Like us on..

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Germany, France, Italy and Spain pause AstraZeneca Covid-19 vaccine, know why| Oneindia News [Video]

Germany, France, Italy and Spain pause AstraZeneca Covid-19 vaccine, know why| Oneindia News

Germany, France and Italy have suspended use of the Oxford-AstraZeneca coronavirus vaccine as EU regulators investigate reports some people developed blood clots after having the jab, depite World..

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Covid vaccine explained: Covishield? Covaxin? Do's and Don'ts | Oneindia News [Video]

Covid vaccine explained: Covishield? Covaxin? Do's and Don'ts | Oneindia News

The second phase of India's covid vaccine drive is receiving an enthusiastic response. However, if you are hesitant about the vaccine since you are on medication or recently recovered from some serious..

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CM Pramod Sawant administers 1st dose of Covishield vaccine [Video]

CM Pramod Sawant administers 1st dose of Covishield vaccine

Goa Chief Minister Pramod Sawant took his first dose of the COVID-19 vaccine on March 03. Pramod Sawant took the Covishield jab at PHC Sankhali. CM further urged people to come forward and get..

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Vaccine Maitri: 'Made in India' COVID vaccines arrive in Saint Lucia, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines [Video]

Vaccine Maitri: 'Made in India' COVID vaccines arrive in Saint Lucia, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines

India provided COVID-19 vaccines to Saint Lucia on March 01. 'Made in India' vaccines was received by the Prime Minister Allen Chastanet of Saint Lucia. India provided 25,000 doses of coronavirus..

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Covid vaccine: How to register, where to go, what you need | All key details [Video]

Covid vaccine: How to register, where to go, what you need | All key details

Phase 2 of India's Covid-19 vaccination drive was launched in high-profile manner on March 1 with Prime Minister Narendra Modi becoming one of the first beneficiaries. The second phase of the programme..

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Guatemala President thanks India for donating 2 lakh vaccine doses [Video]

Guatemala President thanks India for donating 2 lakh vaccine doses

Guatemala President Alejandro Giammattei thanked Prime Minister Narendra Modi and External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar for donating 2,00,000 doses of Covishield vaccines. President Alejandro..

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