Covaxin shows 81% efficacy, say ICMR and Bharat Biotech

Credit: IndiaTimes- Published on March 3, 2021
This interim efficacy trend puts Covaxin at par with other global front-runner vaccines, the desi vaccine’s co-developer, the Indian Council for Medical Research (ICMR), said in a statement. The results, evaluated by an independent data safety and monitoring board, show that the vaccine is well-tolerated and efficacious against...

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Published on March 3, 2021 -  01:42
'COVAXIN' demonstrated efficacy of 80.6% in Phase 3 clinical trial: Bharat Biotech
Bharat Biotech's COVID-19 vaccine, 'COVAXIN' has demonstrated an interim vaccine efficacy of 80.6% in its Phase 3 clinical trial. "Today is an important day for us, country and Indian science. COVAXIN has demonstrated an interim vaccine efficacy of around 80.6% in its Phase 3 clinical trial. The trials involved 25,800 subjects, the largest ever conducted in India, in partnership with ICMR," Bharat Biotech chairman Dr Krishna Ella.

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