Adar Poonawalla meets Health Minister: Serum Institute of India (SII) Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Adar Poonawala said on Tuesday that in view of the increasing cases of monkeypox in the country. His company is doing research to make a vaccine against the disease. Poonawalla was apprising Union Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya about the matter during a meeting at Nirman Bhawan here on Tuesday.
Monkeypox vaccine will be available in the coming few months
Serum Institute (SII) CEO (CEO) Adar Poonawalla told that Monkeypox vaccine (Monkeypox) vaccine in some time to come (Vaccine) will be available. Let us tell you that for the last few months, monkeypox virus is spreading rapidly in many countries of the world. Now there have been many cases of monkeypox in India too, while reports are yet to come in many cases. Cases of infection have been reported in India but we are preparing the vaccine and in a few months the vaccine will be available wherever there is a hotspot of monkeypox virus infection, we can give the vaccine in those areas.