India has granted Emergency Use Authorisation (EUA) to Serum Institute of India's Covovax, Biological E's Corbevax and antiviral Covid-19 pill molnupiravir in a significant move.
The new vaccines could possibly be used as booster shots in the days to come. With this nod, the number of Covid vaccines which have received emergency use authorisation is now eight.
Six COVID-19 vaccines -- Serum Institute's Covishield, Bharat Biotech's Covaxin, Zydus Cadila's ZyCoV-D, Russia's Sputnik V and the US-made Moderna and Johnson and Johnson -- had already received EUA from the Indian drug regulator earlier.
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