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Amid vaccine hopes, UK variant of coronavirus continues to spread in 2021 – world news

Even as people hoped for a positive start to the New Year on the vaccine front, the UK reported a new coronavirus variant at the end of 2020 which plunged England into a hard lockdown yet again and dampened hopes on the vaccine front. The variant has reportedly spread to more than 30 countries across the world with Vietnam being the ...

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Argentina reports adverse reaction to Sputnik V vaccine in 1% of inoculated cit…

The Sputnik V was the first Covid-19 vaccine registered in Russia and the world. Russia’s Sputnik V is 92 percent effective, based on data from the first 16,000 trial participants who have received both shots of the two-dose vaccine.

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Mexican doctor hospitalized after receiving Covid-19 vaccine – world news

Mexican authorities said they are studying the case of a 32-year-old female doctor who was hospitalized after receiving the Pfizer-BioNTech Covid-19 vaccine. The doctor, whose name has not been released, was admitted to the intensive care unit of a public hospital in the northern state of Nuevo Leon after she experienced seizures, difficulty breathing and a skin rash. “The initial ...

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Scientists outline steps for safely receiving Covid-19 vaccine – india news

Following accounts of potential allergies to the Covid-19 vaccines produced by Pfizer-BioNTech and Moderna, scientists have outlined steps on safely receiving the second dose of the therapeutic in individuals who develop a reaction to their first dose. The research, published in the Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology: In Practice, summarised what is currently known about allergic reactions to vaccines ...

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The vaccine clearance brings hope to 2021 – editorials

January 1, 2021, gave Indians reason for cheer. A committee of experts recommended to the country’s drug regulator on Friday that it approve the vaccine developed by University of Oxford and AstraZeneca, and made locally by Serum Institute of India, clearing the main hurdle before the country receives its first coronavirus vaccine. Once approved by the Drugs Controller General of ...

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Bharat Biotech’s vaccine gets clearance from expert panel: All you need to know about Covaxin’s efficacy, price – india news

Apart from Oxford/Astrazeneca vaccine, the other vaccine candidate that is all set to get restricted emergency-use approval in the coming days is Bharat Biotech’s Covaxin. The subject expert panel of India’s drug regulator on Saturday has recommended it for emergency use. While the final nod rests with the Drug Controller General of India (DCGI), Covaxin moving a step closer to ...

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Hong Kong in talks to use vaccine records for travel, HKET says – world news

Hong Kong will complete an e-booking system for Covid-19 vaccine inoculations this month and is in talks with other countries to allow the records to be used for travel, local media including Hong Kong Economic Times reported. The electronic-registration system will record when and which type of vaccine a person/citizen has received and will remind the user when to receive ...

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Pfizer, BioNTech to offer Covid vaccine to volunteers who got placebo – world news

Pfizer Inc and its partner BioNTech Se plan to give volunteers who received a placebo in its Covid-19 vaccine trial an option to receive a first dose of the vaccine by March 1, 2021, while staying within the study. The trial’s Vaccine Transition Option allows all participants aged 16 or older the choice to discover whether they were given the ...

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Mitt Romney assails US failure to plan for Covid-19 vaccine roll-out – world news

Senator Mitt Romney criticized the slow roll-out of the Covid-19 vaccine in the US, blaming the federal government for failing to help states get the shot into more people’s arms. “That comprehensive vaccination plans have not been developed at the federal level and sent to the states as models is as incomprehensible as it is inexcusable,” the Utah Republican said ...

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Happy Vaccine Year – india news

A committee of experts assessing coronavirus vaccines for approval by the drugs regulator recommended on Friday that the candidate developed by University of Oxford and AstraZeneca (and manufactured in India by Serum Institute of India) be cleared, paving the way for Indians to receive their first doses within days. The recommendations of the Subject Expert Committee (SEC) of the Central ...

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