Russia manufactured about 7.6 mln doses of coronavirus vaccine

Russia manufactured about 7.6 mln doses of coronavirus vaccine
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  • calendar-gray 23 January 2021

About 7.6 mln doses of coronavirus vaccine were manufactured in Russia, 2.1 mln of them were delivered to the regions, Russian Deputy Prime Minister Tatyana Golikova said in an interview with Rossiya 1 TV channel, APA reports citing TASS.

"I can say that 7.6 mln doses of the vaccine have already been manufactured, 2.1 mln have been delivered to the regions of the country. The difference is explained by the fact that they were produced at different times, and in order to ensure the quality and safety of the product, the vaccine passes quality control," she said.

Golikova noted that an additional increase in production is expected next week, therefore, opportunities for vaccination will expand.

Mass vaccination against coronavirus for everybody started in the Russian regions on January 18.

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