COVID-19 (Novel Corona Virus) is the virus that affecting humans these days by degrading or infecting human respiratory systems. Majorly it’s capturing the people with low immunity having less capacity to fight with diseases and many of the people are even suffering to deaths who were already surviving with any other major disease. This virus very first was discovered in Wuhan, China in Nov 2019 and now is around the world; various pharmaceutical companies are now in race, to develop the corona virus vaccine and many of them are now on human trials and successfully completing their last phase and we also wishes so. We are going to discuss about 7 popular companies developing vaccine among all the pharmaceutical companies.
1.The Gamaleya National Center: This is the world’s leading microbiology research center in Russia, and is the first to introduce and register the world’s first COVID-19 vaccine ‘SPUTNIK V’ that’s an adenovirus vector-based vaccine.
2.Bharat Biotech: Bharat Biotech is one of the world’s renowned biotechnology research & development center in India, has registered First Indigenous vaccine Named ‘COVAXIN’ and introduced Total 3 Corona vaccines in partnership with ICMR, Jefferson and Wisconsin Universities.
3.Moderna Technology: Moderna Technology Center is an American biotechnology research center developing corona vaccine based on research of RNA therapeutic technology named as ‘mRNA’. Various programs of mRNA are on clinical trials from Moderna.
4.Oxford Vaccine Group: The Oxford Vaccine Group(CCVTM) is situated in Headington, Oxford, United Kingdom is the vaccine and tropical medicine developing center for various microbiological infections and ‘ChAdOx1 nCoV-19’ the vaccine program launched for COVID-19 named as ‘Covishield’.
5. Zydus Cadilla: The Cadilla Healthcare Pharmaceuticals Company is an Indian company having Vaccine Technology Center and headquarters in Ahmedabad, India launched Indigenous Zydus vaccine for COVID-19 named ‘ZyCoV-D’ that generates antibodies to neutralize virus and is under clinical trials phase.
6.Jhonson & Jhonson: Janssens Pharmaceutica a Unit of Johnson & Johnson group of companies with BARDA is running a program for COVID-19 vaccine named ‘Ad26COV2.S’ and is on its 3rd clinical trial phase and having headquarters in New Jersey, United States.
7. Institute of Biotechnology, AMMS: The Institute of Biotechnology, Academy of Military Medical Sciences is situated in China and has discovered the COVID-19 vaccine after completing their clinical trials successfully, China has registered patent for it.