Amidst the speculations of the third possible wave of Coronavirus in the country, an indigenous vaccine is ready to be launched soon. According to reports, Zydus Cadila’s COVID-19 vaccine ZyCoV-D may get emergency use approval from the Drugs Controller General of India (DCGI) in a few days. This three-dose DNA-based vaccine is effective on all people, including children aged 12 to 18 years. It is the world’s first DNA-based vaccine. The company has completed the Phase III trial of this vaccine. This week, the Subject Expert Committee (SEC) will review the data submitted by Zydus at a meeting.