For the development of a safe effective and affordable vaccine Texas-based Baylor College of Medicine (BCM) has entered into a licensing agreement with Indian pharmaceutical company Biological E Limited (BE) In the race to find a cure for the coronavirus infection. According to the Baylor College of medicine, Hyderabad headquarters BE has licensed the recombinant protein COVID-19 vaccine candidate developed at Baylor.
During the last week Dr. Peter Hotez professor and dean of the National School of Tropical Medicine at Baylor, at a webinar organized by Consul General of India in Houston, Aseem Mahajan said that “Number of cases reported in the country is increasing day by day. India is in the third position that is worst affected by COVID-19 pandemic after the United States and Brazil which has sparked concerned that COVID-19 will become widespread and a serious and deadly infection across the crowded urban areas of South Asia”
According to the Union Health Ministry, In the last 24 hours, India has once again Cena record in Delhi rise in coronavirus cases with 77,266 fresh cases which brings the total count to 33,87,500. Overall that count is 61,529 and in the last 24 hours, the country reported 1057 new deaths.