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The Story of Adar Poonawalla, India's Vaccine Prince
India.com News Desk September 10, 2022 7:00 PM IST
Satish Deshpande, one of the directors of SII Pune, received WhatsApp messages from a person posing as Adar Poonawalla, according to the FIR.
India.com News Desk August 15, 2022 8:45 PM IST
Poonawala also informed that the vaccine's entry into the Indian market will depend on clearance by the Indian drug regulator.
India.com News Desk July 26, 2022 4:32 PM IST
Monkeypox Scare in India Latest News Today: Giving details, Poonawalla said smallpox vaccines from Denmark's Bavarian Nordic could be in India in three months.
India.com News Desk July 12, 2022 10:13 PM IST
The DCGI on Tuesday granted market authorisation to Serum Institute to produce India's first Quadrivalent Human Papillomavirus vaccine (qHPV) against cervical cancer.
Trending Desk May 8, 2022 6:00 PM IST
In August last year, Musk had said that American electric vehicle maker Tesla may set up manufacturing unit in India if it first succeeds with imported vehicles in the country.
India.com News Desk April 22, 2022 5:43 PM IST
Calling for increased adoption of booster doses, Poonawalla said it is also needed because people need to travel internally and outside, and many countries have made booster doses mandatory for travel.
India.com News Desk April 13, 2022 4:05 PM IST
It's good that vaccines like Pfizer and Moderna are not introduced in India, because in countries like US people have taken the second and third booster dose and still many are getting infected with Corona but in India, our vaccines have given good protection," said Adar Poonawalla.
India.com News Desk April 9, 2022 3:38 PM IST
On Friday, the company had said that the precaution dose of its Covishield vaccine against COVID-19 will be priced at Rs 600 per shot for eligible individuals.
India.com News Desk April 8, 2022 5:51 PM IST
Giving details, Adar Poonawala said the Serum Institute will offer large discounts to hospitals and distributors who like to offer booster doses.
India.com News Desk April 5, 2022 2:15 PM IST
Adar Poonawalla asserted that SII has enough stock for the rollout of booster doses. Referring to the other countries that are administering booster doses, Poonawala further said that it's time for India also to look at it.
India.com News Desk April 4, 2022 7:13 PM IST
When asked whether the vaccines in their current form work on new coronavirus variants, Poonawalla said they will work only if a booster dose is taken, as this will form protection from future variants.
India.com Sports Desk February 17, 2022 8:08 PM IST
The 34-year-old tennis superstar was detained and eventually deported from Australia for failing to meet that country's strict vaccination requirements.
PTI February 1, 2022 10:25 PM IST
Lunawat's plea claimed the Union government's AEFI committee on October 2, 2021 admitted the death of his daughter was due to side effects of Covishield vaccine.
India.com News Desk December 23, 2021 8:13 AM IST
Serum Institute's Adar Poonawalla shared a hilarious clip from the 1990 hit, 'Home Alone', to emphasise the need for a coronavirus booster vaccine.
India.com News Desk December 17, 2021 9:05 PM IST
WHO on Friday granted Emergency Use Listing to Covovax, the coronavirus vaccine developed by the Serum Institute of India in partnership with the US-based Novavax.
India.com News Desk December 14, 2021 3:51 PM IST
Serum Institute of India (SII) is planning to launch its COVID-19 vaccine for children, Covavax, in six months, CEO Adar Poonawalla said on Tuesday.
India.com News Desk November 17, 2021 11:25 PM IST
Earlier in the day Union Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya also appealed to all eligible citizens to get vaccinated. The cumulative coronavirus vaccines administered in India has exceeded 113.68 crore mark.
India.com News Desk October 23, 2021 6:36 PM IST
The cumulative COVID-19 vaccine doses administered in the country has exceeded 101.30 crore, according to the latest health ministry data.
PTI September 15, 2021 9:26 PM IST
On Mamata Banerjee, her profile for the 100 most influential list says that the 66-year-old leader "has become the face of fierceness in Indian politics."
India.com News Desk August 14, 2021 12:17 AM IST
Speedy permissions granted by the government authorities made the development of the coronavirus vaccine within a very short time possible, Poonawalla noted.
India.com News Desk August 6, 2021 9:18 PM IST
On production capacity of Covishield, the vaccine being manufactured and supplied by SII under a licensing agreement with Oxford and AstraZeneca, he said the present capacity is 130 million doses per month and the company is always trying to increase it further.
India.com News Desk July 17, 2021 9:11 PM IST
The approval comes at a time when Covishield has been omitted by the European Medicines Agency (EMA) for its 'vaccine passport' programme that allows free movement of people in and out of Europe.
India.com News Desk June 25, 2021 6:20 PM IST
In March this year, he had said that the clinical trials of Covovax vaccine have begun in India and the company hopes to launch it by September this year.
India.com Lifestyle Staff June 15, 2021 12:18 PM IST
The Novavax vaccine uses purified pieces of coronavirus rather than mRNA.
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