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No application received for EU authorisation of Covishield, says European Medicines Agency | India News

NEW DELHI: The European Medicines Agency (EMA) said it has not received any application from the Covid-19 vaccine Covishield maker Serum Institute of India (SII) for authorisation. “For the Covid-19 vaccine Covishield to be evaluated for use in the EU, the developer needs to submit a formal marketing authorisation application to EMA, which to date …

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Adar Poonawalla says EU green pass Covishield issue has been ‘blown out of proportion’ | India News

LONDON: Serum Institute of India CEO Adar Poonawalla played down on Wednesday Covishield not getting approved for the EU green pass, saying, “It is not a controversy at all. It’s been blown out of proportion.” “The EMA is correct in asking us to apply, which we have through AstraZeneca a month ago, and that process …

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Jaishankar, African Union flag ‘vaccine equity’

Calls for global cooperation to combat pandemic amid suspense over EU’s nod for Covishield International cooperation is the way forward to deal with vaccine requirements to counter the threat of COVID-19 pandemic, External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar said on Tuesday during the G20 Foreign Ministers meeting at Matera in Italy. The comment came on a …

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Cipla gets DCGI nod to import Moderna’s Covid vaccine for restricted emergency use in India: Sources | India News

NEW DELHI: India’s drug regulator DCGI has granted permission to Mumbai-based pharmaceutical company Cipla to import Moderna‘s Covid-19 vaccine for restricted emergency use in the country, official sources said on Tuesday. Moderna’s vaccine will be the fourth Covid-19 jab to be available in India after Covishield, Covaxin and Sputnik. “Drugs Controller General of India (DCGI) …

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EU agency clarifies on Covishield nod | India News

NEW DELHI: The Covishield vaccine “does not currently have a marketing authorisation” in Europe and the matter would be considered when an application is received for it, the European Medicines Agency (EMA) said on Monday. “The only Covid-19 vaccine from AstraZeneca for which a marketing authorisation application was submitted to and evaluated by EMA, leading …

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