Gujarat Global News Network, Gandhinagar
Five medical colleges in Gujarat have been given permission to start clinical trial of Covid vaccine- Covaxin. The vaccine is being developed by Bharat Biotech and the company will start phase three trials.
The colleges which have been selected include four in Ahmedabad namely- B J medical college, SGVP, GMERS Sola and M K Shah Medical college and GMERS in Gandhinagar. Bharat Biotech had submitted an application to Gujarat government for phase three efficiency and clinical trials. The trials will be conducted under stringent rules and regulations and SOPs.
Bharat Biotech in collaboration with the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) and the National Institute of Virology (NIV) is developing a vaccine for COVID19.
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