Tuesday, March 5, 2024

Topic: Corona vaccine

Arrests at US-Canada border finally bring end to Anti-Vax blockade

JON QUEALLY In the face of accusations that Canadian officials have been too tolerant of anti-vax conspiracy theorists and anti-mandate advocates laying siege to public motorways in the...

South African scientists replicate Moderna vaccine

South African scientists have created a close replica of Moderna's mRNA-based coronavirus vaccine without any assistance from the U.S. pharmaceutical giant, a development that could have massive implications for the fight against global vaccine apartheid.

Rare spinal condition side effect of AstraZeneca’s COVID vaccine: Report

A safety panel of the European drug regulator on Friday recommended adding a rare spinal inflammation called transverse myelitis as a side effect of AstraZeneca's COVID-19 vaccine.

Covaxin approved for 12-18 years age group

Drugs Controller General of India (DCGI) on Saturday granted emergency use authorisation to Covaxin for 12-18 years age group with certain conditions.

Govt’s complete absence of compassion resulted lakhs of COVID deaths: Owaisi

"Had Prime Minister Modi taken better measures, this country wouldn't have faced the second wave of COVID-19," AIMIM supremo and Hyderabad MP Asaduddin Owaisi said in the Lok Sabha.

People falling into ‘false sense of security’ after being vaccinated against COVID: WHO

Some people were falling into a “false sense of security” after being vaccinated against the coronavirus, the chief of the World Health Organization has said, warning that the pandemic is not yet over.