Corona preventive vaccine is allowed for children in Canada and the United States
New Delhi: Corona vaccine has been approved for children in Canada and the United States. Considering the growing number of corona patients in India, experts are working to vaccinate children under the age of 18.
If all goes well in the ongoing efforts for vaccination, then after Canada and the United States, India will soon have a home-grown corona vaccine for children between the ages of 2 and 18. According to official sources, experts from the subject committee of the Central Drugs Standards Control Organization on Tuesday recommended the second and third trials of the covacin of Bharat Biotech.
According to Dainik Bhaskar, the second and third phase tests will be conducted at AIIMS Delhi, AIIMS Patna, and Meditrina Institute of Medical Sciences Nagpur. The subject committee is considering Bharat Biotech’s proposal in Hyderabad on Tuesday.
The data monitoring board will have to be informed of the test
According to sources, the committee of experts has instructed the company to provide second phase security data to DSMB before seeking CDSCO permission for the third phase of testing.
Indigenous corona preventive vaccine has been developed by Bharat Biotech Company in collaboration with ICMR. Vaccination is currently underway for people over 18 years of age.