India  

Covid-19: Bharat Biotech ramps up Covaxin capacity to 700 million doses per annum

IndiaTimes Tuesday, 20 April 2021 ()
Bharat Biotech, the developer of indigenous Covid-19 vaccine Covaxin, on Tuesday said it has scaled up its manufacturing capacities of Covaxin to 700 million doses per annum making it one of the largest production capacities for Inactivated viral vaccines globally. The company said the scale-up has been carried out across multiple facilities at Hyderabad, where it has facilities at Genome Valley, as well as Bangalore where its related entity Biovet Pvt Ltd has facilities at Malur.
0
shares
ShareTweetSavePostSend
 

💡 newsR Knowledge: Other News Mentions

Bharat Biotech Bharat Biotech Indian biotechnology company and vaccine manufacturer

Bharat Biotech responds to Delhi's Covaxin plea, says...|  Oneindia News [Video]

Bharat Biotech responds to Delhi's Covaxin plea, says...| Oneindia News

Covaxin's maker Bharat Biotech has refused to supply vaccine doses to Delhi, Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia said today. Cong MP Rahul Gandhi hit out at the centre's push for positivity aid the covid crisis in India, calling it betrayal. Sinovac Biotech Ltd.'s vaccine is wiping out Covid-19 among health workers in Indonesia, a study shows. All this and more news at 2 PM. #Covaxin #Israel #Sinovac

Credit: Oneindia    Duration: 03:17Published

Bharat Biotech's Covaxin recommended by expert panel for phase 2/3 trials on 2-18 year-olds

Bharat Biotech's Covid-19 vaccine Covaxin was on Tuesday recommended by an expert panel for phase II/III clinical trial on those aged between two to 18 years,..
IndiaTimes

Bharat Biotech commences direct supply of 'Covaxin' to 14 states

The company is supplying vaccines to Andhra Pradesh, Assam, Chhattisgarh, Gujarat, Jammu & Kashmir, Jharkhand, Madhya Pradesh, Odisha, Tamil Nadu, Telangana,..
IndiaTimes

COVID-19: Bharat Biotech's Covaxin approved by Centre for children above 12 years? Government said THIS

The tweet shared by PIB also shared a screenshot of the news that claimed that Covaxin has been approved for children.
DNA

BBV152 BBV152 Vaccine against COVID-19

Maharashtra Govt may extent the lockdown till May 31st amid rising Covid-19 cases| Oneindia News [Video]

Maharashtra Govt may extent the lockdown till May 31st amid rising Covid-19 cases| Oneindia News

Twelve major opposition parties have written to Prime Minister Narendra Modi. The Delhi government has said that People under the age of 45 won't get shots of Covaxin from tomorrow with limited stocks left for the next four days. Maharashtra is likely to extend its lockdown till May 31. Main Opposition party, the Nepali Congress, has decided to stake a claim for the prime minister's post. #Covid19 #CentralVista #PMModi

Credit: Oneindia    Duration: 02:38Published

Centre to augment manufacturing capacity of Covaxin under Mission Covid Suraksha

"The current production capacity of indigenously developed Covaxin will be doubled by May-June 2021 and then increased nearly 6-7 fold by July - August 2021 i.e..
IndiaTimes

Covid vaccines in India: All FAQs answered

On May 1, the government opened its vaccination drive against Covid -19 for all above 18 years. India has been inoculating people against Covid-19 since January..
IndiaTimes

COVID-19 COVID-19 Disease caused by severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2

CDC now recommends Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine for everyone 12 years old and up [Video]

CDC now recommends Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine for everyone 12 years old and up

A group of immunization experts have given their recommendation for kids as young as 12 to get Pfizer's COVID-19 vaccine.

Credit: ABC Action News    Duration: 02:37Published
CDC panel clears way for COVID vaccines for adolescents [Video]

CDC panel clears way for COVID vaccines for adolescents

U.S. states are set to begin using the vaccine from Pfizer and BioNTech to inoculate young adolescents against COVID-19 after advisers to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) backed the plan in a unanimous vote on Wednesday. Freddie Joyner has more.

Credit: Reuters - Politics    Duration: 02:00Published
CDC advisers endorse Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine for kids 12 and up [Video]

CDC advisers endorse Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine for kids 12 and up

A group of immunization experts have given their recommendation for kids as young as 12 to get Pfizer's COVID-19 vaccine.

Credit: ABC Action News    Duration: 02:09Published

Hyderabad Hyderabad Capital of Telangana, India

Hyderabad's Calvary Temple turns into 300-bed COVID care centre [Video]

Hyderabad's Calvary Temple turns into 300-bed COVID care centre

With upsurge in country's COVID-19 cases, many organisations have come forward to offer their best during these tough times. Telangana's Calvary Temple has been converted into a COVID care centre. The 300-bed capacity centre was inaugurated by TRS leader and MLC K Kavitha. It is a highly equipped centre with oxygen support and has round the clock presence of doctors and nurses. The temple association is looking forward to further increase the bed capacity to 1,000 in coming days.

Credit: ANI    Duration: 01:50Published
Watch: Portable oxygen generator made by Hyderabad start-up amid Covid crisis [Video]

Watch: Portable oxygen generator made by Hyderabad start-up amid Covid crisis

A Hyderabad-based start-up claims to have developed a portable and affordable oxygen generator. India is currently facing an acute shortage of medical oxygen amid a huge rise in Covid-19 cases. The Phi Factory co-founder Praveen Gorakavi said that the machine can support two patients for six hours, or one for twelve hours. It can prove to be crucial in saving lives while patients await medical care. Watch the full video for more.

Credit: HT Digital Content    Duration: 02:45Published
COVID: Hyderabad start-up invents affordable oxygenator to address oxygen crisis [Video]

COVID: Hyderabad start-up invents affordable oxygenator to address oxygen crisis

As the country is reeling under the horrific second wave of pandemic and acute oxygen shortage, a start-up in Hyderabad came up with a invention to address the crisis. 'The Phi Factory' has created a portable oxygenerator, which works on Hydrogen Peroxide, under the name 'Project Vayuputra'. Vayuputra has been developed with an objective to support COVID-19 patients who are under home isolation. Price of this oxygenerator would be around Rs. 2,500 to Rs. 2,600 that includes the oxygenerator along with 10x2 liter bottles of Hydrogen Peroxide.

Credit: ANI    Duration: 02:40Published

Bangalore Bangalore Capital of Karnataka, India

Karnataka Lockdown: Bengaluru may record over 14,000 deaths by THIS month, experts say

The researchers who predicted the figure took into account the ongoing vaccination drive in the state and lockdown-like restrictions into account.
DNA

Lockdown in Karnataka: What's open, what's closed in Bengaluru - check full list

Karnataka government has decided to impose a complete lockdown from 6 am on May 10 till 6 am on May 24 due to the increasing number of COVID-19 cases.
DNA
Meet wildlife conservationist Krithi Karanth [Video]

Meet wildlife conservationist Krithi Karanth

Krithi Karanth, director and chief conservation scientist at the non-profit organisation Centre for Wildlife Studies in Bengaluru, has been working in the field for 23 years. Her work focuses on keeping the peace between the wildlife in India’s shrinking reserves and populations whose lives and livelihoods are affected by their proximity to these reserves. The Wild Seve programme she launched in 2015 helps people file for compensation from the government for damage done by wildlife. The Wild Shaale programme launched in 2018 aims to get children excited about and to empathise with wildlife. Karanth, 42, recently won the Wild Innovator Award, a $100,000 prize given out by the US-based Wild Elements Foundation. In its inaugural year, the award was handed out to 10 women worldwide. Karanth was the only Asian.

Credit: HT Digital Content    Duration: 01:44Published
Tejasvi Surya exposing bed-for-bribe scam takes a communal turn | Bengaluru, Karnataka|Oneindia News [Video]

Tejasvi Surya exposing bed-for-bribe scam takes a communal turn | Bengaluru, Karnataka|Oneindia News

Bangalore South MP, Tejasvi Surya addressed the reporters on Tuesday, alleging a major scam involving the allocation of hospital beds to Covid 19 patients. A video has surfaced with Tejasvi along with three other BJP MLAs, one of them being his uncle, in a municipal Covid war room. He was reading aloud a list of staff members in the facility, and incidentally, all the names were Muslim. #MuslimCommunity #TejasviSurya #BBMP

Credit: Oneindia    Duration: 01:21Published
Bengaluru saw nearly 1.50 lakh COVID cases in one week: Health Ministry [Video]

Bengaluru saw nearly 1.50 lakh COVID cases in one week: Health Ministry

Union Health Ministry on May 05 informed that Bengaluru reported around 1.49 lakh cases in last one week is an area of concern. "There are some areas of concern. Bengaluru reported around 1.49 lakh cases in last one week. Chennai reported 38,000 cases. Some districts have recorded further and speedy COVID cases, these include Kozhikode, Ernakulam, Gurgram," informed Lav Agarwal, Joint Secretarty in the Union Health Ministry.

Credit: ANI    Duration: 01:15Published

You Might Like


Related videos from verified sources

Delivered over 200 million vaccine doses to European people: EU Commission President [Video]

Delivered over 200 million vaccine doses to European people: EU Commission President

President of the European Commission, Ursula von der Leyen on May 08 informed that so far, European Union (EU) has delivered over 200 million doses (of vaccine) to the European people, and close to 160..

Credit: ANI     Duration: 01:01Published
Chhattisgarh will receive 3.50 lakh doses of Covishield today [Video]

Chhattisgarh will receive 3.50 lakh doses of Covishield today

Health Minister of Chhattisgarh, TS Singh Deo on May 08 said the state government will receive 3.50 lakh doses of Covishield today and the further vaccination will go on with this. "We received 1.50..

Credit: ANI     Duration: 01:25Published
40,000 COVID-19 vaccines could be wasted as truck found mysteriously abandoned on roadside in India [Video]

40,000 COVID-19 vaccines could be wasted as truck found mysteriously abandoned on roadside in India

This video features a truck loaded with COVID-19 vaccines lying abandoned on the roadside in broad daylight, in the city of Kareli, in the Indian state of Madhya Pradesh, on April 30.

Credit: Newsflare STUDIO     Duration: 02:53Published