Canada will not 'hesitate' to change AstraZeneca vaccine licensing if more issues emerge

Others | April 14, 2021 6:43:54 AM IST

Toronto [Canada], April 14 (ANI/Sputnik): Canadian health regulators will not hesitate to change the terms of the AstraZeneca coronavirus vaccine license if additional safety issues emerge, Health Min

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J&J delays Covid vaccine roll out in Europe

New York |Wednesday, 2021 7:15:06 PM IST

Johnson and Johnson (J&J) has decided to delay the roll out of its Covid-19 vaccine in Europe after federal health agencies in the US recommended a pause in the use of the jab in the country.

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TN has enough vaccines: Health department

Chennai |Wednesday, 2021 7:45:06 PM IST

Officials of the health department of Tamil Nadu said that enough vaccines are available in the state for the next seven days.

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Amway India, Innoven Capital and United Way Delhi join hands to strengthen COVID vaccine storage ecosystem in Gurugram

Business | April 14, 2021 2:13:54 PM IST

Gurugram (Haryana) [India], April 14 (ANI/NewsVoir): As COVID-19 cases continue to rise in the country, United Way Delhi and Amway India have partnered to extend support towards strengthening the vac

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US vaccine prog hit by 'pause' on J&J vaccine after blood clot reports

New York |Wednesday, 2021 3:45:05 PM IST

President Joe Biden's plan to free the nation from the most onerous Covid-19 restrictions by Independence Day through mass vaccinations has been hit by the "pause" in the use of the Johnson & Johnson

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US calls for pause on Johnson & Johnson Covid vaccine

New York |Wednesday, 2021 1:15:06 AM IST

Federal health agencies in the US on Tuesday recommended a pause in the use of Johnson & Johnson's Covid vaccine in the country "out of an abundance of caution" after six recipients developed a rare a

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Despite short supply, COVAX distributed nearly 40 mn vaccine doses: WHO

Geneva |Tuesday, 2021 11:45:05 AM IST

Close to 40 million Covid-19 vaccine doses have already been distributed through the COVAX Facility, half of them in Africa, but vaccine supplies are still stalled due to "tremendous demand" especiall

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Facebook connects people with state Covid vaccine info in US

San Francisco |Tuesday, 2021 5:15:06 PM IST

Facebook has announced to connect people in the US with state-specific information from local health departments about vaccines and how people can get their jabs.

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FICCI recommends incentives, PLI-type scheme for vaccine makers

New Delhi |Tuesday, 2021 9:45:05 PM IST

Industry body FICCI has suggested that the government should provide incentives to vaccine manufacturers to increase the production of Covid-19 vaccines in the country.

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Philippines receives more Sinovac vaccines

Manila |Tuesday, 2021 8:15:06 AM IST

The Philippines received the second batch of Sinovac Biotech's CoronaVac vaccines purchased from China.

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Johnson & Johnson vaccine sites shut in US after adverse reactions reported

Washington |Tuesday, 2021 1:45:06 PM IST

Several states in the United States have temporarily shut down some vaccine sites after people suffered adverse reactions to the shot.

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Novel personalised cancer vaccine safe: Study

New York |Monday, 2021 8:15:06 PM IST

A new personalised cancer vaccine, developed by the US researchers, is safe and beneficial for patients with different cancers, including lung and bladder, results of phase I clinical trials have show

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