Pfizer to seek authorization from US regulators for third COVID-19 vaccine dose

New Delhi: In order to neutralize the Delta variant, Pfizer on Thursday (July 8) said it will seek US authorisation for a third dose of its COVID-19 vaccine. Pfizer’s Dr. Mikael Dolsten told The Associated Press citing the company’s study that people’s antibody levels jump five- to 10-fold after a third dose, compared to their […]

फाइजर की कोरोना वैक्सीन पर नया अध्ययन, सामने आई ये अच्छी खबर

Image Source : AP फाइजर की कोरोना वैक्सीन पर नया अध्ययन, सामने आई ये अच्छी खबर लंदन: फिनलैंड में 180 स्वास्थ्य देखभाल कर्मियों पर किये गए एक अध्ययन के मुताबिक फाइजर के कोविड-19 रोधी टीके की दो खुराक सार्स-सीओवी-2 के स्वरूपों के खिलाफ “काफी अच्छी” एंटीबॉडी तैयार करती है। नेचर कम्यूनिकेशंस पत्रिका […]

कोरोना के खतरनाक दौर से गुजर रही दुनिया, WHO ने जताई चिंता

जिनेवा. विश्व स्वास्थ्य संगठन (WHO) के महानिदेशक टेड्रोस एडनॉम ने कोरोना वैरिएंट डेल्‍टा (Delta Variant) के प्रसार को लेकर चिंता व्यक्त की है. उन्होंने कहा कि दुनिया कोविड-19 महामारी के एक बहुत ही खतरनाक दौर में है, जहां डेल्टा जैसे संस्करण जो विकसित और रूप बदल सकते है. कम टीकाकरण वाले देशों में अस्पतालों के […]

Single jab of Pfizer, AstraZeneca offers 60 per cent protection: Lancet study

London: A single dose of Pfizer or AstraZeneca Covid-19 vaccine offers around 60 per cent protection against infection from SARS-CoV-2 in adults aged 65 years and above, according to a study published in The Lancet Infectious Diseases. To obtain real-world data on the effectiveness of these vaccines in care homes, the researchers from the University […]

US President Joe Biden pledges to donate 500 million doses of Pfizer’s COVID-19 vaccine, urges others to join in

St. Ives: US President Joe Biden plans to buy and donate 500 million doses of the Pfizer coronavirus vaccine to more than 90 countries, while calling on the world`s democracies to do their part to help end the deadly pandemic, the White House said. The announcement of the vaccine donation – the largest ever by […]

Pfizer expands COVID-19 vaccine tests in children under 12, to enrol over 4,500 kids

New Delhi: Pfizer on Tuesday (June 8, 2021) announced that it is expanding testing of its COVID-19 vaccine in kids under 12 years of age. Pfizer said that they are beginning Phase 2/3 part of their continuous study of their COVID-19 vaccine in healthy children.  “This is the next step allowing us to gather data […]

COVID-19: Pfizer produces less antibodies against Delta variant first found in India, says Lancet

London: People fully vaccinated with the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine are likely to have more than five times lower levels of neutralising antibodies against the Delta variant first identified in India compared to the original strain, according to research published in The Lancet journal. The study also shows that levels of these antibodies that are able to […]

Pfizer Vaccine: ब्रिटेन के नियामक ने 12-15 साल के किशोरों के लिए फाइजर के टीके को मंजूरी दी

Pfizer vaccine approved for 12 to 15 years age group by UK regulator । ब्रिटेन के नियामक ने 12-15 साल के किशोरों के लिए फाइजर के टीके को मंजूरी दी – India TV Hindi News […]

UK approves Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine for children aged 12-15, says it’s safe for use

LONDON: Britain’s top medicine regulator on Friday announced that it has extended approval of the COVID-19 vaccine developed by Pfizer and BioNTech so it can be used on children aged between 12 to 15 years. “We have carefully reviewed clinical trial data on children aged 12 to 15 years and have concluded that the Pfizer/BioNTech […]

EAM S Jaishankar meets top American officials, discusses Indo-Pacific, Afghanistan, TRIPS agreement

Washington: External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar on Thursday (local time) met with US National Security Advisor Jake Sullivan wherein they held an hour-long meeting discussing wide-ranging issues including the Indo-Pacific and Afghanistan in Washington. “Pleased to meet NSA @JakeSullivan46. Wide-ranging discussions including on Indo-Pacific and Afghanistan. Conveyed appreciation for US solidarity in addressing the Covid […]

William Shakespeare, man who got first-ever jab of COVID-19 vaccine, dies at 81

London: An 81-year-old pensioner in the UK who made history when he became the first man in the world to have the COVID-19 vaccination has died of an unrelated illness, the British media reported on Tuesday (May 24). William Shakespeare hit global headlines on December 8 last year when he became the first man to […]