Booster Doses
News  /  Published 05.07.22

Door-to-door Covid booster appeal for 60-plus from Salt Lake to Kestopur

Amid a fresh rise in cases, teams of health workers will visit homes ...
By Snehal Sengupta in Salt Lake

News  /  Published 03.07.22

Mayor flags below-60 booster shot dilemma

Mayor says KMC cannot force someone to take the dose from a private vaccination centre if the person is not willing...
By Subhajoy Roy in Calcutta

News  /  Published 23.06.22

West Bengal requests shortening of gap between 2nd and 3rd Covid vaccine doses

Fresh rise in Covid cases, several hospitals report a spike in the demand for the booster dose...
By Sanjay Mandal in Kolkata

News  /  Published 18.06.22

Recipients complain of not receiving alert for 3rd dose from CoWIN app

Surge in vaccine footfall at private hospitals could be because of the sudden rise in Covid cases: Experts...
By Sanjay Mandal in Kolkata

India  /  Published 15.06.22

Covaxin: Defence against Omicron

'Virus shedding and viral organ load were considerably reduced in both the two-dose and three-dose immunised animals indicating antibiotic efficacy against the variant'...
By Our Bureau, PTI in New Delhi


India  /  Published 26.04.22

Booster dose response poor

Only 4.64 lakh people have taken the precautionary jab since April 10, government messaging was confusing, says virologist Jacob John...
By Our Bureau, Uzmi Athar in New Delhi

World  /  Published 25.04.22

Mix-and-match approach to Covid-19

The research assessed the effectiveness of CoronaVac, Pfizer and AstraZeneca vaccine boosters in individuals who had a primary two-dose immunisation...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Washington

News  /  Published 22.04.22

Covid vaccine camp in Salt Lake FE Block on Saturday

Though prior registration with the lane members is encouraged, the block will allow walk-ins too...
By Sudeshna Banerjee in Salt Lake

News  /  Published 13.04.22

‘Poor’ response to booster shot in Kolkata healthcare centres

Belief that Covid is gone is keeping 18-59 away from third jab: Doctor...
By Sanjay Mandal in Kolkata

India  /  Published 12.04.22

186.05cr jabbed so far: Centre

India began administering precaution doses to all aged above 18 years at private jab centres from Sunday...
By Our Bureau, PTI


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