Vaccine may be ready for use as early as December: Adar Poonawalla

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NEW DELHI : The coronavirus vaccine being developed by "Oxford University" and "AstraZeneca" could be ready for use vaccine in December itself in India if the government decides to use for “emergency authorisation” and by January even it doesn’t.

The vaccine, which is also being to produced by India's Serum Institute, could see a batch of 100 million doses being made widely available by the second or third quarter of 2021, Adar Poonawalla , chief of the Pune-based company, told a private news channel on Wednesday.