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Rollout of COVID-19 vaccine is 'India's gift' to the world: Top US scientist

Business Today | 07/03/2021 06:05 PM | Click to read full article

The rollout of the COVID-19 vaccine is "India's gift" to the world in combating coronavirus and will be remembered as a time when the country stepped up in a major way as a global player in innovation, a top American scientist has said.

Dr. Peter Hotez, Dean of the National School of Tropical Medicine at Baylor College of Medicine (BCM) in Houston during a webinar this week said that India's vaccines have rescued the world and its contributions must not be underestimated.