Alessio D’Amato, the health advisor of Lazio Province, stressed the need for his country’s government to speed up the purchase of the Russian “Sputnik V” vaccine against Corona, without wasting time.
He added that “the study conducted by the reliable scientific journal” The Lancet “confirms the validity and effectiveness of the Russian vaccine.
“It is important now that we start getting licenses from regulatory authorities to get the required approvals,” he said.
Damato pointed out that “having an additional weapon in this war is essential, and there is no time to lose.”
He concluded by saying: “Italy must obtain the Russian” Sputnik v “vaccine.
The Russian Direct Investment Fund announced, Tuesday, that the prestigious scientific journal The Lancet published the results of the third phase of clinical trials of the Russian “Sputnik V” vaccine against the Coronavirus.
The director of the fund, Kirill Dmitriev, said, “The data published by the magazine prove that” Sputnik V “is not only the first recorded vaccine in the world, but also one of the best vaccines, as it fully protects against serious cases of the Coronavirus, according to data collected and evaluated by independent experts. “.
Sputnik V showed an efficacy of 91.6% compared with 62.1% for “AstraZeneca”, 50.4% for “Sinovac” and 79.3% for “Sitnopharm”.
Source: “Italian Aki”