Exclusive interview with Deepak Paliwal, volunteer for human trials of Oxford Covid Vaccine
Deepak Paliwal, a Jaipur born Indian currently staying in the UK has volunteered for the Oxford's COVID-19 vaccine has shared thoughts with India Today after receiving the second dose of vaccine. It is known that Oxford entered the third phase of vaccine trials on humans.
Deepak Paliwal said that he heard about Oxford is calling for volunteers from his friend and signed up. He recalled that he got a call from Oxford that he is selected for the program. He added that the volunteers were divided into three groups and a group of 500 volunteers were given the first shot and 10 people were selected for the second shot of dose.
He said he was among the 10 people. He said he got first shot on May 11 and no adverse effects were seen and the second shot was given a week later. Click the video for more information about the process of vaccine trials.