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Covaxin shows 81% efficacy, say ICMR and Bharat Biotech

IndiaTimes Wednesday, 3 March 2021
This interim efficacy trend puts Covaxin at par with other global front-runner vaccines, the desi vaccine’s co-developer, the Indian Council for Medical Research (ICMR), said in a statement. The results, evaluated by an independent data safety and monitoring board, show that the vaccine is well-tolerated and efficacious against SARS-CoV-2 across a wide range of age groups and variants, the ICMR added.
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