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The “Sunday Telegraph” newspaper reported that Britain will launch the vaccine against the Corona virus, which is being developed by the University of “Oxford”, as of January 4, “according to plans made by ministers.”
The newspaper pointed out that the government hopes to give the first dose of the “Oxford” vaccine that the “AstraZeneca” pharmaceutical company obtained a license to produce, or the vaccine for the “Pfizer” company, to two million people within the next two weeks.
She added that medical regulators are expected to approve the Oxford vaccine within days.
On December 18, the British-Swedish company “AstraZenka” announced the beginning of the integration of the Russian vaccine “Sputnik V” with its vaccine in its experiments, with the aim of increasing the effectiveness and efficacy of its vaccine against Corona.
It is noteworthy that the Russian Gamalia Research Center, the Russian Fund for Direct Investments, the Russian “R-Pharm” and the British-Swedish “AstraZeneca” signed an agreement to implement a clinical trial program to assess the prospects for using the Russian and British vaccines to fight the Corona virus, after trials of the “AstraZeneca” vaccine showed a level of effectiveness. Lower than expected.
Source: “Reuters” + RT