Covid-19 Vaccine

September 23, 2020
September 23, 2020

Bangladesh keeping close contact for Covid-19 vaccine: health minister

Health and Family Welfare Minister Zahid Maleque today said Bangladesh is keeping close communication with companies that are at the final stage of Covid-19 vaccine development.

September 7, 2020
September 7, 2020

UK to fund research on vaccine access in Bangladesh

The United Kingdom has announced that it would fund one British and two Bangladeshi universities for conducting a research project to increase vaccine access in developing economies including...

July 22, 2020
July 22, 2020

Decision on vaccine from China after consulting advisory body: Health Minister

Health Minister Zahid Maleque says the government will consult the National Technical Advisory Committee before deciding on whether to use the Covid-19 vaccine which is being made by China.

July 21, 2020
July 21, 2020

Five takeaways from Monday's data on experimental coronavirus vaccines

Two potential vaccines to protect against the novel coronavirus - one from Oxford University and AstraZeneca Plc and the other from China's CanSino Biologics - induced immune responses in...

July 19, 2020
July 19, 2020

BMRC approves icddr,b in human trial of Chinese Covid-19 vaccine in Bangladesh

Bangladesh Medical Research Council (BMRC) has approved the International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research, Bangladesh (icddr,b) to conduct phase-3 human trials of a Covid-19 vaccine...

June 21, 2020
June 21, 2020

Bangladesh to get priority if China develops Covid-19 vaccine

China has said Bangladesh will get priority in terms of cooperation and support if they can successfully develop vaccine for coronavirus.