@BharatBiotechLt is a very good co but science works on evidence & as of now there is no evidence' says senior virologist, Dr. Shahid Jameel. Adds that nobody is trashing the vaccine but questioning insufficient data on efficacy. @ShereenBhan #Sanjeevani #AShotOfLife
Noted virologist Dr Shahid Jameel said India's curve for daily cases is on a downward slope since a peak in mid-September
The Search for a #COVID19 vaccine: @pfizer India applies for vaccine nod, seeks waiver from bridge trials. Dr Shahid Jameel, Senior Virologist tells @ShereenBhan that the regulator has the right to grant vaccine approval without bridge trials.
Dr Shahid Jameel, Senior Virologist & Director at @AshokaUniv : With the current manpower & resources, it'll take the Govt 27 yrs to vaccinate all Indians. @ShereenBhan #Serum #Covid19 #CoronavirusVaccine #Covishield #Vaccine
Dr Shahid Jameel, Senior Virologist & Director at Ashoka University tells @ShereenBhan , we don't have a choice but to expedite science & find a vaccine, but trust in #vaccines can only come from transparency.
Number of #COVID19 infections in India could be higher because a large portion of tests are rapid antigen tests, says dr shahid jameel'>Virologist Dr Shahid Jameel to @ShereenBhan . RT-PCR tests are the gold standard and rapid antigen tests have a higher 'false negative' rate. #CoronavirusPandemic
India's cases are rising fast The true infection rate in the population is unclear, says virologist Dr Shahid JameelForecasting from a sample in May the current total should be 30-40 million but current figures (742,417) suggest under-reporting
'The most effective way of preventing (the coronavirus) is to wash hands frequently with soap and warm water' Dr Shahid Jameel, leading virologist discusses measures to control the coronavirus outbreak. Check the full episode of #WorklifeIndia here:
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