First Indigenous Vaccine For Cervical Cancer

  • Approved on: 12 July 2022,
  • Approved by: The Drugs Controller General of India (DGCI)
  • Prepared by: Serum Institute of India
  • Name of vaccine: CERVAVAC
  • Specialty: India’s first Quadrivalent Human Papillomavirus vaccine (QHPV) against cervical cancer.
  • Cervical cancer is a type of cancer that occurs in the cells of the cervix, the lower part of the uterus that connects to the vagina.