NEW DELHI: The screening of kids aged 6 to 12 years for the scientific trials of indigenously developed Covid-19 vaccine, Bharat Biotech’s Covaxin is scheduled to begin from Tuesday.
In keeping with sources, the recruitment for scientific trials of Covaxin amongst these aged 12 to 18 years is over. They’ve been given a single dose of vaccine.
After the recruitment of kids aged 6-12 years, AIIMS-Delhi can be conducting trials for the 2-6 age group. The paths are happening at 525 centres.
AIIMS Patna, Mysore Medical Faculty and Analysis Institute in Karnataka have additionally been chosen to conduct scientific trials on kids.
“We’ve began recruitment for kids aged 6-12 years. Recruitments for scientific trials on kids aged 12-18 years is over. They are going to be saved beneath remark.” mentioned Prabhat Kumar Singh, director, AIIMS, Patna.