India, the world’s largest vaccine producer, will resume exports and donations of surplus coronavirus vaccines in October after halting them during a devastating surge in domestic infections in April, the health minister said Monday
Foreign Secretary Bharat Raj Paudyal has highlighted the consequences of the COVID-19 pandemic on the people, societies, and economies of the LDCs, including Nepal, and called for equitable, affordable, and universal access to vaccines.
This week the World Health Organization named a new variant of interest of the coronavirus, called the Mu variant. It was first found in Colombia in January 2021 and has been found in about 39 countries so far.
The breast milk of lactating mothers vaccinated against COVID-19 contains a significant supply of antibodies that may help protect nursing infants from the illness, according to new research from the University of Florida.