Sunday, November 10, 2013
from His Royal Highness Prince of Wales
His Royal Highness Prince of Wales with Dr. Cyrus S. Poonawalla and
Mr. Adar C. Poonawalla during his visit to Serum Institute on Sunday
the 10th of November 2013.
Royal Highness the Prince of Wales made a private visit to Serum Institute
on 10th November 2013 as he was keen to know more about the
manufacture of inexpensive yet high quality vaccines that saves the lives
of millions of children across the globe.
He was also interested to know more about the work going on in the
healthcare sector and the timeline it takes to manufacture a vaccine. His
interactions with scientists of Serum Institute revealed his keen interest
in the newer pneumocococcal vaccine being developed at the Institute and
also the MMR vaccine.
His Royal Highness was impressed with the manufacturing facility and
lauded the efforts of the scientists at Serum Institute in making vaccines
affordable for the underprivileged children of the world.