London: Swiss drug maker Novartis has beguninjecting its swine flu vaccine into people in the company`sfirst human tests, a spokesman said on Wednesday.The vaccine is being tested in a yearlong trial of 6,000people of all ages in Britain, Germany and the United States,Novartis spokesman Eric Althoff told agency,adding that the vaccine will likely be on the market beforethe trial finishes.A person in Britain became the first to get the swine fluvaccine about 10 days ago, he said.Since swine flu was declared to be a pandemic, or globaloutbreak, by the World Health Organization in June,pharmaceuticals have been racing to get their vaccines ready.
Pune blast: ATS tracking online chats of IM terrorists
Devotees throng Mathura on the occassion of Guru Purnima
Shirdi Sai Baba is not God or Guru, says Shankaracharya
UPSC aspirants protest outside Rajnath Singh`s residence