American pharmaceutical company Pfizer believes that a COVID-19 vaccine could be ready by the end of October 2020, reported The Times of Israel
Scientists have found that nafamostat, at very low concentrations, suppresses a protein that that the novel coronavirus uses to enter human lung cells.
The biggest pharmaceutical companies in the world, known as “big pharma”, are American and European. The top five are Pfizer (US), Roche, Novartis (both Swiss)
U.S. biotech group Novavax Inc has joined the race to test coronavirus vaccine candidates on humans and enrolled its first participants on Monday.
At least three employees of Intas Pharmaceuticals Limited and a manager working with Zydus Cadila Healthcare Limited have tested positive for coronavirus
Pune-based drug discovery research company Novalead will study the effectiveness of an anti- parasitic drug in the recovery of moderately ill Covid-19 patients, according to its CEO
Officials of the Union Health Ministry, along with the DCGI held a discussion with the representatives of Gilead Sciences on Wednesday to prepare a road map for introducing remdesivir in India
British pharmaceuticals group AstraZeneca on Thursday said it had secured more than $1.0 billion from the United States to help fund production of its corona
Indian pharmaceutical company Strides Pharma Science Ltd said on Thursday it has got regulatory approval to conduct clinical trials of antiviral drug favipiravir
Drug firm Lincoln Pharmaceuticals on Tuesday said it has received the European Union GMP (EUGMP) certification from German drug regulator for its manufacturing facility