CORONA VACCINE: Who gets it first? Who pays?


CORONA VACCINE: Who gets it first? Who pays? Most countries are involved in research into developing a vaccine against corona virus infection (causing COVID-19). The vaccine is likely to be available soon (in a few months from now). However, there are many logistical challenges that need to be considered and planning done well in advanceContinue reading “CORONA VACCINE: Who gets it first? Who pays?”

COVID 19 TESTING: INDIA VERSUS THE REST- WHERE DO WE STAND?


COVID 19 TESTING: INDIA VERSUS THE REST- WHERE DO WE STAND? Covid 19, a global pandemic, which began in China in late December 2019, has spread to more than 200 countries in the world. The total numbers of Covid 19 infected people have been rapidly increasing in some countries such as USA, UK, Italy, Spain,Continue reading “COVID 19 TESTING: INDIA VERSUS THE REST- WHERE DO WE STAND?”

INDIA AS A SUPPLIER OF HCQ TO REST OF THE WORLD: JUSTIFIED OR NOT?


INDIA AS A SUPPLIER OF HCQ TO REST OF THE WORLD: JUSTIFIED OR NOT? There has been a lot of criticism of PM Modi after a ban on export of HCQs were lifted and India agreed to supply HCQ to US and other countries. However, is this criticism justified?First, let us look at Indian pharmaceuticalContinue reading “INDIA AS A SUPPLIER OF HCQ TO REST OF THE WORLD: JUSTIFIED OR NOT?”