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28 October, 2020

Adar Poonawalla speaks to NDTV about the coronavirus vaccine

Adar Poonawalla, CEO of Serum Institute of India in an exclusive interview with NDTV's Vishnu Som

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8 September, 2020

Looking forward to the Oxford covid vaccine: Serum Institute CEO

The Oxford University-AstraZeneca covid vaccine is now undergoing Phase III clinical trials in Britain, Brazil, South Africa and India.

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11 August, 2020

The World’s Best Hope for Enough Covid-19 Vaccine Comes from India

The Serum Institute of India is preparing to crank out a billion doses. And that's just the beginning.

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22 July, 2020

50% of our Covid vaccines will be for India, people won't have to buy them, govts will pay: Adar Poonawalla

Adar Poonawalla said if the vaccine trials go fine and the results are favourable, Serum Institute of India will be manufacturing read more...

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21 July, 2020

Adar Poonawalla on Oxford Hope: 300 Million Doses of 'Covishield' Coronavirus Vaccine by December

Adar Poonawalla of the Serum Institute says that after the optimistic findings of the early phase of the Oxford Vaccine Trial, read more...

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18 July, 2020

Serum Institute of India CEO: ‘We plan to make millions of doses of Covid vaccine over three months’:’

Serum Institute CEO Adar Poonawalla speaks to The Indian Express about their efforts to develop Covid-19 vaccines read more...

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10 June, 2020

Serum Institute investing USD 100 million on potential COVID-19 vaccine

"Our manufacturing facility is ready and we plan to start production in two months. We are spending more than USD 100 million read more...

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4 June, 2020

Global Vaccine Summit 2020

Virtual Global Vaccine Summit, hosted by the UK government, to mobilise at least US$ 7.4 billion for Gavi’s mission to protect the next generation with vaccines, read more...

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4 June, 2020

Adar Poonawalla's vaccine: No shot in the dark

Adar Poonawalla inside a vaccine-making unit at the Serum Institute where the experimental Covid-19 vaccine will be manufactured read more...

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22 May, 2020

Ignore hype and euphoria over any Covid vaccine news for next 2-3 months: Adar Poonawalla

Bengaluru/New Delhi: There have been several micro developments in vaccine testing around the world for Covid-19, read more...

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2 April, 2020

Serum Institute to go for human trials for COVID-19 vaccine by year-end, says Adar Poonawala

As governments race to get a handle on the spread of the coronavirus and cure the affected people, the medical read more...

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7 April, 2020

Covid-19 vaccine possible by Q2 of 2022: Adar Poonawalla

India may get a viable Covid-19 vaccine by the second quarter of 2022, ahead of the original estimated timeline of late 2022, read more...

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2 April, 2020

Mylab partners with SII’s Poonawalla, APG’s Pawar to scale-up production of Covid-19 test kits

New Delhi: Pune-based molecular diagnostics company Mylab Discovery Solutions Pvt Ltd has partnered with Serum Institute read more...

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2 April, 2020

COVID-19 Test Kits in India May See 13x Increase as Serum Institute Invests in MyLab

MyLab Laboratories, the biotechnology company that received government approval to produce COVID-19 test kits read more...

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29 March, 2020

Covid-19 vaccine will be the first of its kind to be made in India

Pune-based Serum Institute of India, the world’s largest vaccine manufacturer, has collaborated with two American companies read more...

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20 March, 2020

‘Should Get Vaccine Out In 2 Years': Adar Poonawalla

As the government's response and public concern over the coronavirus is increasing, the medical community is looking read more...

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20 March, 2020

"More could die from Bankruptcy if we tread on livelihoods"- Adar Poonawalla on Hunt for a vaccine

India is now in a 21 day lockdown. But there are concerns about what happens next. A fiscal package will need to be a priority. read more...

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7 March, 2020

Vaccine for COVID-19 Won’t Be Ready Before 2022, Says World’s Largest Vaccine Producer

Serum Institute of India, world’s largest vaccine producer by number of doses produced, headquartered in Pune, read more...

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19 Feb, 2020

Serum Institute to be ready with coronavirus vaccine by 2022

SII announced that a vaccine candidate for the novel coronavirus, which has killed more than 2,000 people in China read more...