National health authorities gave urgent approval in August KadiraVaccine is the world’s first COVID-19 DNA shot for adults and children over the age of 12.
Cadilla, which plans to start supplying vaccines next month, aims to administer ZyCoV-D 100 to 120 million times a year.
India’s vaccination program aims to inoculate all eligible adults by December, but will resume exports from October to December to fulfill its promises under the Global COVAX Initiative. I also expect that.
Shilpa Medicare said the unit will manufacture the drug substance for the vaccine and Cadila will package, distribute and sell the shots.
Target production of the ZyCoV-D vaccine from the Shilpa Medicare facility in Karnataka has not been revealed. Cadila and Shilpa Medicare did not immediately respond to Reuters’ request for transaction details.
Government sources told Reuters last week that Cadilla Healthcare will supply 10 million doses of COVID-19 vaccine in October.
Shilpa Medicare also manufactures the Russian Sputnik V vaccine under an agreement with India. Pharmaceutical Huge Doctor Reddies Laboratories.
Shilpa Medicare’s share, which rose about 2% after the announcement, finally fell about 0.6%. The shares of Cadila Healthcare have not changed.