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ZyCoV-D is a DNA plasmid-based COVID-19 vaccine developed by Indian pharmaceutical company Cadila Healthcare, with support from the Biotechnology Industry Research Assistance Council. It is approved for emergency use in India.
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DCGI grants approval to Corbevax for kids aged 5-12, Covaxin for 6-12 age groupThe Drug Controller General of India (DCGI) on Tuesday granted emergency use approval to Covid-19 vaccines, Covaxin and Corbevax, for children below 12. Bharat Biotech's Covaxin has got nod for use in..
SII's Covovax becomes the fourth jab to be used for vaccination of 12-17 age groupCovovax is the 4th Covid vaccine authorised for administration in 12 years and above after ZyCoV-D, Bharat Biotech's Covaxin, Biological E's Corbevax.
Boost 2nd dose coverage for teens: Centre to statesThe Centre on Wednesday asked states to accelerate second dose coverage for Covid vaccine among adolescents of 15-17 years. The government also plans to soon start giving ZyCoV-D in seven states under..
Zydus starts supply of its needle-free 3-dose vaccination to govtPharma major Zydus Cadila said on Wednesday it has started supplying its Covid-19 vaccine ZyCoV-D to the Centre, nearly six months after it had been authorised for emergency use in the 12 and above age..
Zydus Cadila's COVID-19 vaccine ZyCoV-D to be launched in THESE seven states initiallyZydus Cadila's COVID-19 vaccine ZyCoV-D will be introduced in seven Indian states in the first rollout, as per the health ministry.
India to initially introduce ZyCoV-D vaccine in seven states
2.37 lakh doses of ZyCoV-D vaccine get CDL clearance
Zydus Cadila's Covid vaccine to be administered only to adults as of now: SourcesZydus Cadila's COVID-19 vaccine ZyCov-D, which has been cleared by India's drug regulator for those aged 12 years and above, will only be administered to adults as of now under the government's..
Covid-19: Govt to start vaccination for kids only after nod to CovaxinChildren may have to wait for some more time to get vaccinated against Covid-19 as the government will start immunisation for kids only after Bharat Biotech's Covaxin is approved for use which might..
Zydus Cadila to supply 1 crore doses of its 'needle-free' COVID-19 vaccine to govt at this priceThe ZyCoV-D vaccine will be given through a needle-free applicator instead of a syringe.
Covid-19 vaccination: 'No shortage for door-to-door drive'Ahead of the proposed door to door vaccination drive by the centre, national task force members have ruled out any shortage of vaccines for the drive with nearly 30 crore vaccines to be procured from..
Priority list being drawn up of kids with comorbidities for vaccine rolloutA comprehensive priority list of children with comorbidities is being worked out for the combined launch of ZyCoV-D and Covaxin in India, according to a senior official from the Centre’s Covid-19..
COVID-19: NITI Aayog member makes BIG announcement on vaccine for kidsDr VK Paul, Member (Health), Niti Aayog said the ZyCoV-D vaccine administration requires special training.
60 lakh vaccine doses of ZyCoV-D are ready after production in October: Sources
Kids’ vaccine ZyCoV-D to be given to private hospitals tooThe needle-free ZyCoV-D vaccine, manufactured by Zydus Cadila, has received emergency use authorisation for being administered to children between 12 and 17 years of age in India. The three-dose..
Zydus Cadila’s vaccine rollout likely in 2 weeks, final checks on: NTAGI chiefThe much-awaited national rollout of Zydus Cadila’s Covid vaccine, ZyCoV-D, is going to take two more weeks. “Different batches of ZyCoV-D are undergoing a final round of quality checks at the..
Zydus Cadila vaccine soon to be included in India's vaccination programme, say govtUnion health secretary Rajesh Bhushan on Thursday said Zydus Cadila's Covid-19 vaccine will soon be introduced in the national vaccination programme. As far as the price of the vaccine at which it will..
Centre likely to roll out 1 crore doses of Zydus Cadila's COVID-19 vaccine ZyCoVD by October - All you need to knowOn PM Narendra Modi's 71st birthday, India set a new record for single-day vaccinations and administered over 2 crore COVID-19 vaccine doses.
Govt plans Covid vaccines for comorbid kids aged 12-17 by October-NovemberThe government plans to begin Covid vaccination of children in the 12-17 age group who have co-morbidities like obesity, heart disorders, or immunodeficiency by October-November, official sources said...
Zydus Cadila's Covid-19 vaccine can be available from first week of OctoberThe Union government is expecting Zydus Cadila's needle-free Covid-19 vaccine ZyCoV-D to be available from the first week of October. Further, a decision on whether all children or only those with..
ZyCoV-D COVID vaccine likely to be available in market by mid to end September: MD Sharvil PatelThe ZyCoV-D COVID-19 vaccine, which received emergency use authorisation from India's drug regulator on Friday, will be available in the market by mid to end September, Zydus Group Managing Director..
ZyCov-D vaccine will hit markets soon: Union health minister
Will take another 4-5 months to publish phase 3 trials data of ZyCoV-D vaccine, says Zydus Group MD
A momentous feat: PM Narendra Modi after Zydus Cadila's Covid vaccine gets emergency use authorisationThe department of biotechnology on Friday said indigenously developed Zydus Cadila Covid-19 vaccine ZyCoV-D has received approval for emergency use authorisation from the Drug Controller General of..
Zydus Cadila's ZyCoV-D vaccine gets DCGI nod for emergency use for adults, children above 12 yrsThe company said it plans to manufacture 100 million to 120 million doses of ZyCoV-D annually and has started to stockpile the vaccine.
Covid vaccination for kids may start only by March ’22Zydus Cadila's Covid-19 vaccine, ZyCoV-D, is expected to get an emergency use authorisation for the 12-18 cohort by end of August, whereas Bharat Biotech’s Covaxin – the world’s only vaccine..
COVID-19 vaccine for children likely by September: AIIMS ChiefIn view of a probable third wave of the pandemic, vaccination trials on children have been underway in India with Covaxin and Zydus Cadila's ZyCov-D.
DCGI likely to approve Zydus Cadila's vaccine for children above 12 yearsZydus Cadila's COVID-19 vaccine, ZyCov-D, is a three-dose, intradermal vaccine which is applied using the PharmaJet needle-free system
Zydus seeks nod for world’s first plasmid DNA Covid vaxHomegrown healthcare and pharmaceutical major Zydus Cadila has applied for emergency use authorisation (EUA) to the office of the Drug Controller General of India for ZyCoV-D, its plasmid DNA vaccine..
Zydus Cadila likely to seek emergency authorisation for ZyCoV-D Covid-19 vaccine in 7-8 daysPharmaceutical major Zydus Cadila has told the Centre that it could apply for emergency use authorisation (EUA) for ZyCoV-D vaccine in the next seven-eight days.