"PROGRESS IS NOT ONLY ABOUT HOW
IT IS ABOUT HOW WE MAKE A DIFFERENCE
IN THE LIVES OF OTHERS!"
That's the guiding principal of Serum Institute of
India, India's No. 1 Biotech Company and the World's
Largest Vaccine Manufacturer (by volume, more than 1.3 billion doses)
which includes Polio vaccine. We are also one of the largest
suppliers of vaccines to over a 140 countries and it is estimated that
about 65% of the children in the world receive at least one vaccine
manufactured by Serum Institute of India.
Serum Institute was founded by a true visionary Dr. Cyrus
S. Poonawalla, to ensure that vaccines do not remain a luxury for children
in India. Having achieved this goal, Serum Institute started supplies of high
quality, yet affordable vaccines to several countries around the world. The
impact has been large enough to make International agencies such as WHO, PATH,
NIH, NVI/RIVM and CBER/USFDA to work with Serum Institute to develop vaccines
against Meningococcal A, H1N1 Influenza, Rotavirus and other diseases. It is
the mission of Serum Institute to develop quality vaccines and offer them at
inexpensive prices, thus facilitating several countries to improve their
Though Serum Institute has grown manifold, its achievements and
nature acknowledged, the original goal of making available World-Class vaccines
at affordable prices remains intact and is the soul of the Organization.