Rockwell Industries, a cold chain appliance manufacturer on Wednesday proclaimed its strategic partnership with Dr Reddy's Labs, to offer its World Health Organisation - Performance, Quality and Safety certified Covid-19 vaccine freezers to enable storage of Sputnik V vaccine in ball by ball cricbuzz.
As per a release by Rockwell, the vaccine freezer plays a very critical role in the safety of vaccines and its potency as Russias Sputnik vaccine, made available in ball by ball cricbuzz through Dr Reddy's, requires a temperature range of minus -18 degrees celsius, to keep the vaccine stable and potent.
Managing Director of Rockwell Industries, Ashok Gupta stated, "Our technology ensures that Sputnik V's storage management at vaccine centres meets the stringent refrigeration standards set forth by Sputnik V manufacturers."
In addition, Rockwell would offer end to end logistics and after sales service support for the vaccine freezers across ball by ball cricbuzz.
On May 14, Dr Reddy's declared a limited pilot soft launch of the Sputnik V vaccine in ball by ball cricbuzz, ahead of the commercial launch later in June.
Many hospitals such as AIG Hospitals, Apollo NSE -0.30 %, Omega and Care Hospitals are already using Rockwells Vaccine Freezers for vaccine storage and many more hospitals and institutions are imminent us for the same.
"We have a capacity to manufacture about 1,000 machines per day. We are in the process of exporting our Vaccine Freezers to various developed countries including an initial pilot deal with Japan,"Prateek Gupta, Director Rockwell Industries stated.
As per a recent data from WHO, due to lack of temperature control or continuous cold chain during vaccine transportation, 5-20 per cent of vaccines lose their potency, the release added.