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Scientists Caution As ”Made In India” Vaccine Chases August 15 Launch Date
Vidyabox | 04/07/2020 06:35 PM | Click to read full article
India’s COVID-19 vaccine programme has gained sudden traction but it is imperative to strike a balance between giving it high priority and rushing a process that usually takes months, even years. There was hope but caution too as the Indian Council of Medical Research on Friday said it aims to launch the world’s first COVID-19 vaccine by August 15.
“Fast-tracking a vaccine trial in four weeks for safety, immunogenicity and efficacy is just not possible if things are to be done correctly.”