The companies are hoping to begin the regulatory review process as early as October and are aiming to provide up to 100 million doses of the vaccine globally by the end of this year and about 1.3 billion doses by the end of 2021.
Zydus Cadila's COVID-19 vaccine candidate found safe in early-stage human trials Zydus Cadila said its COVID-19 vaccine candidate was found to be safe and well-tolerated in an early-stage human trial. "We're talking about an RNA virus and that is especially tough to make vaccines against. The 2 vaccines- Bharat Biotech vaccine and DNA vaccine of Zydus Cadila have completed phase 1 and will begin phase 2 while third is Oxford vaccine", said Dr Balram Bhargava, DG, ICMR.
Moderna's vaccine is one of three Western efforts in final stage human trials.
New York, Aug 6 (IANS) Global healthcare company Johnson & Johnson has reached a $1 billion deal with the USA government for manufacturing and delivery of 100 million doses of its Covid-19 vaccine that is being tested.
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"With the portfolio of vaccines being assembled for Operation Warp Speed, the Trump Administration is increasing the likelihood that the United States will have at least one safe, effective vaccine by 2021", HHS Secretary Alex Azar said in a statement.
Canada wasn't the only country to announce a major supply deal Wednesday.
The findings by scientists, including those from the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID) in the USA, show that the vaccine, known as mRNA-1273, induced neutralising antibodies in mice when given as two intramuscular injections of a 1-microgramme (mcg) dose three weeks apart.
"There has never been a vaccine used in humankind that is mRNA targeted".
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"This is the proof of principle", he said.
"These agreements with Moderna and Pfizer are indicative of our aggressive approach to secure access to vaccine candidates now so that Canadians are at the front of a line when a vaccine becomes available", Anand said.
He said unlike with other vaccines that require growing a virus, the mRNA technology is manufactured more easily and can be scaled up quickly.
"It is a very elegant approach and there is no reason to be concerned about it", he said.
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