When contacted for feedback, a spokesperson of ITC stated, “We are unable to share more details at the current moment as the clinical trials are underway.”
The spokesperson declined to touch upon an in depth question on the place is the clinical trial being achieved, from the place the industrial manufacturing can be achieved when authorized and underneath what model the nasal spray can be marketed.
However, sources stated the corporate had acquired approvals from ethics committees and is registered with Clinical Trial Registry-India (CTRI) for clinical trials of the nasal spray which is designed to arrest the virus on the entry level within the nasal cavity itself.
They additional stated the product has the potential to be efficient and protected in stopping an infection and transmission of COVID-19 together with the prevailing measures of hygiene beneficial by well being authorities.
ITC’s LSTC has been on the core of the corporate’s drive for science led product innovation to assist and construct its big selection of product portfolio.
The firm’s R&D groups had been instrumental in growing a variety of progressive well being and hygiene choices that had been commercially made obtainable underneath the Savlon model, through the pandemic.