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DRDO’s anti-Covid drug 2-DG effective against all Covid-19 strains, reduces cell death: Study | Latest News India

A new study has claimed that 2-DG, the drug against coronavirus disease (Covid-19) developed by the Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO), is effective against all variants of Covid-19 and even reduces the multiplicity of the SARS-CoV-2 virus. The preliminary study also showed that DRDO’s anti-Covid drug alleviates cells from infection-induced cytopathic effect (CPE) and cell death, according to its ...

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Novavax Covid-19 vaccine is 93% effective against variants in trial | World News

Novavax Inc.’s Covid-19 vaccine candidate showed strong efficacy against the coronavirus, including mutated variants, in a large trial. Bloomberg | UPDATED ON JUN 14, 2021 04:52 PM IST Novavax Inc.’s Covid-19 vaccine candidate showed strong efficacy against the coronavirus, including mutated variants, in a large trial. The shot was 90% effective at preventing symptomatic Covid and 100% effective at preventing ...

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Covaxin effective in neutralising Delta, Beta variants of Covid-19: Study

Researchers at Pune’s Indian Council of Medical Research-National Institute of Virology (ICMR-NIV) found that Bharat Biotech’s Covaxin is effective in neutralizing the Delta (B.1.617.2) and Beta (B.1.351) variants of SARS-CoV-2, which causes the coronavirus disease (Covid-19). The paper, which is yet to be peer-reviewed, is titled – “Neutralization against B.1.351 and B.1.617.2 with sera of COVID-19 recovered cases and vaccinees ...

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‘Covaxin effective against Covid-19 variants’: ICMR study | Latest News India

The indigenously developed Covaxin vaccine is effective against variants of the SARS-CoV-2 virus that causes Covid-19, including the delta variant that was first sequenced in India, a study by the Indian Council of Medical Research has found. The research, which is yet to be peer reviewed, also discovered that the vaccine is thrice as effective in creating antibodies as a ...

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ICMR study finds Covaxin effective against Covid variants | Latest News India

The indigenously developed Covaxin vaccine is effective against variants of the SARS-CoV-2 virus that causes Covid-19, including the delta variant that was first sequenced in India, a study by the Indian Council of Medical Research has found. The research, which is yet to be peer reviewed, also discovered that the vaccine is thrice as effective in creating antibodies as a ...

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Pfizer vaccine less effective but protects against variant found in India: Study

The Pfizer vaccine is slightly less effective but appears to still protect against the more transmissible Indian strain of the virus that causes Covid-19, according to a study by France’s Pasteur Institute. “Despite slightly diminished efficacy, the Pfizer vaccine probably protects” against the Indian variant, according to laboratory test results, said Olivier Schwartz, the institute’s director and co-author of the ...

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Sinopharm Covid-19 vaccines appear safe, effective: Study

Two vaccines made by China’s Sinopharm appear safe and effective against Covid-19, according to a study published in a medical journal. Scientists had been waiting for more details about the two vaccines, even though they already are being used in many countries, and one recently won the backing of the World Health Organisation for emergency use. The report, published online ...

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Moderna says its Covid-19 vaccine found safe, effective in kids as young as 12

Moderna’s Covid-19 vaccine was shown to be effective in adolescents aged 12-17 and showed no new or major safety problems in a clinical trial, the developer said on Tuesday, potentially setting the stage for a second vaccine for school-aged children to be authorized in July. Moderna Inc, whose vaccine is authorized for adults 18 and older, said it will submit ...

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Oxford/AstraZeneca Covid-19 vaccine 80% effective against B1.617.2 variant: UK study

Two doses from either the Oxford/AstraZeneca or the Pfizer vaccine are over 80 per cent effective in preventing infection from the B1.617.2 variant of Covid-19, first discovered in India, a new UK government study has reportedly found. The Oxford/AstraZeneca two-dose vaccine is also being produced by the Serum Institute of India as Covishield and being administered among the adult population ...

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Two AstraZeneca Covid-19 vaccine doses 85-90% effective: UK real-world analysis

Two doses of the Oxford/AstraZeneca Covid-19 vaccine are around 85% to 90% effective against symptomatic disease, Public Health England (PHE) said on Thursday, citing an analysis of real-world data from the rollout of the shot. Britain has suffered one of the worst death tolls globally from the pandemic, but has also had one of the fastest vaccine rollouts, generating a ...

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