Dr Reddy's asked to resubmit phase 2,3 trial application for Russia's Sputnik V COVID-19 vaccine by DCGI
Dr Reddy's trials will have to be first assessed in a small group of volunteers to study its efficacy before it can be tested on a larger population.
Astronauts routinely undergo a quarantine period before blasting off to space.
RDIF, Dr Reddy's Lab tie up for Sputnik V human trials, distribution of 100 mn doses of the COVID-19 vaccine in India
As of 1 August, Phase I and II of the vaccine were complete and by 11 August, Russian President Vladimir Putin had registered it as the world's first vaccine.
Russia’s Sputnik V vaccine could produce antibodies, didn’t show any adverse effects in Phase 1, 2 human trials
Many scientists have questioned the legitimacy of the data as they claim to have noticed inconsistencies in the data and figures that are part of the vaccine study.
The vaccine has passed the necessary quality tests in the laboratories and released for public distribution yesterday.
India gears up to test Russia's Sputnik V COVID-19 vaccine; 30 crore doses to be made locally once approved
Russia is in close contact with Indian ministries as well as vaccine manufactures to produce the vaccine for India and other countries.
Russia's vaccine is not part of WHO's list of nine COVID-19 candidates in advanced stages of testing
A senior advisor said they are talking to Russia to get more information on the vaccine, trials, what are the next steps.
Coronavirus News and Vaccine Updates: The Union Territory reported its highest spike of 481 new cases today, taking the total to 2,616
The vaccine is given in two doses and will help people develop immunity to the virus for at least two years.
The director of AIIMS Delhi said 'If Russia’s vaccine is successful, then we will have to see critically whether it is safe and effective.'
Philippines to conduct human trials of Russia's COVID-19 vaccine; Prez claims he has 'huge trust' in the shot
Russia says the vaccine will be supplies to the Philippines by teaming up with a local company, or the country's participation in clinical trials.