Human trial of the country’s first corona vaccine has started. 375 people have been included in the first round of trial. The process of human trial of the Bharat Biotech vaccine started on 15 July. Trials are being conducted in 12 major hospitals in the country. Some people involved in the trial will be given the vaccine and some people will be given normal treatment, a comparison will show how effective the vaccine is. Some people involved in the trial will be given the vaccine and some people will be given normal treatment. The first and second phase trials will take about 90 days, so far the progress has been expressed by Union Health Minister Dr. Harsh Vardhan
The entire trial will take a total of 90 days
The first human trial of the vaccine, which started in the country, will take about a month. The data revealed after the trial will be sent to the Drug Controller of India. After this, the next phase of the trial will be approved. Simply put, the first and second stages of vaccine trials will take about 90 days.
Dr. Harsh Vardhan said – we are on the path to victory
Union Health Minister Dr. Harsh Vardhan also tweeted on Saturday that “the human trial of indigenous corona vaccine has started!” The battle against #COVID19 is now in a decisive phase. For the past several months, there have been positive signs of ongoing efforts to develop the Corona vaccine. We will soon get a complete victory over this epidemic. ”
First phase trial started in 12 hospitals
ICMR has selected 12 hospitals in the country for vaccine trials. These include AIIMS-Delhi, AIIMS Patna, King George Hospital-Visakhapatnam, PGI-Rohtak, Jeevan Rekha Hospital-Belagam, Gilurkar Multispeciality Hospital-Nagpur, Rana Hospital-Gorakhpur, SRM Hospital-Chennai, Nizam Institute of Medical Sciences-Hyderabad, Kalinga Hospital – Bhubaneswar, Prakhar Hospital – Kanpur and a hospital in Goa are also included.