An indigenous COVID-19 vaccine (E)

In this episode we track the development of an indigenous vaccine for COVID-19, developed by Bharat Biotech in partnership with ICMR and the National Institute of Virology, Pune. We track the process that helped develop this vaccine in a remarkably short time. We analyse the science of vaccines, the meticulous manufacturing process and the delicate systems in place required to transport the vaccine. We look at testing protocols and analyse how this vaccine did at each stage. And finally we look at the nationwide protocols in place to run India’s ambitious vaccination drive. Watch the story of Covaxin, India’s indigenous vaccine in Science for a Self-Reliant India