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Serum Institute To Partner With Gates Foundation To Make COVID Vaccine

Daily news updates | 07/08/2020 08:00 PM | Click to read full article

Serum Institute of India said on Friday it would receive $150 million in funding from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and the GAVI vaccines alliance to make 100 million COVID-19 vaccine doses for India and other emerging economies as early as 2021.

GAVI, backed by the Gates Foundation, is a public-private global health partnership with the goal of increasing access to immunization in poor countries.