What You Need To Know

What You Need To Know

The two latest vaccines cleared by India are Corbevax and Covovax. (Representational)

The centre cleared two more vaccines today and one anti-viral drug to boost the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic. The two latest vaccines cleared by India are Corbevax and Covovax. A quick look at them: 

Corbevax

  • Manufacturer: Biological-E
  • Type: Protein Sub-Unit Vaccine
  • Trial: Phase 3 (final stage of trials after which data is submitted)
  • Volunteers: 2140
  • Age profile: 18 to 80 Years.

Covovax

  • Manufacturer – Serum Institute Of India
  • Type: Nano-Particle Vaccine
  • Trial: Phase 3
  • Volunteers: 1600
  • Age Profile: 18 to 99 years

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