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Gap In Second Dose & Precaution Dose Of Covid Vaccines Reduced On NTAGI's Advice: Govt

In a written reply to a question in the Lok Sabha, Minister of State for Health Bharati Pravin Pawar said as on August 1, a total of 9.07 crore (13 per cent) precaution doses of the Covid vaccines were administered against the due beneficiaries

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NTAGI Panel Reviews Data Of Corbevax As Booster For Adults

No recommendation has yet been made in this matter by the NTAGI panel in its meeting on Wednesday. The Drugs Controller General of India (DCGI) on June 4 approved Corbevax as a precaution dose for those aged 18 and above

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NTAGI Likely To Meet To Discuss Country’s First mRNA Vaccine For Covid

Gennova Biopharmaceuticals had first submitted the vaccine data in the month of April with additional data in May. The indiginous innovative mRNA vaccine can be kept under 2 to 8 degree celsius while most other vaccines have to be stored at sub zero temperatures

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NTAGI Agrees On Reducing Gap Between Covid-19 Vaccines Doses

The threat of monkeypox and the requirement of vaccination were also discussed in the meeting

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No Recommendation Yet From NTAGI On Vaccinating Children: V K Paul

On a question on Covid booster doses for adults, Paul said, "We are keeping an eye on global scientific studies in this regard.”

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ICMR Chief Said No Scientific Evidence Found To Support Booster Vax Dose

On the probability of administering a booster dose, Union Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya recently said that adequate stocks are available and the aim is to complete the vaccination of the target population with two doses.

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NTAGI Likely To Consider Reducing Gap Between Two Doses Of Covishield: Sources

The government in May had further extended the gap between the two doses of Covishield from 6-8 weeks to 12-16 weeks and said the decision to increase the gap was based on scientific evidence.

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