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WHO: The poor are vulnerable to being ‘trampled’ in the vaccine race

SwitzerlandWorld Health Organization director-general Tedros Ghebreyesus warned the poor were at risk of being “trampled” when rich countries scrambled for supplies of the Covid-19 vaccine. Speaking at the UN online summit on December 4, Tedros said the world is seeing “the light at the end of the tunnel” in a “unprecedented” crisis that lasted for […]

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Bahrain approves the Pfizer vaccine

Bahrain issued an emergency license for the Pfizer vaccine on December 4, becoming the second country after Britain to approve the vaccine. Bahrain is an oil-dependent Middle Eastern country with a large migrant workforce. The country records the highest rate of nCoV cases per capita in the world, according to our data New York Times. […]

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4 more people on entry with nCoV infection

“Patient 1362”, recorded in HCMC, female, 35 years old. On November 7, she came from Germany to Romania, then entered Tan Son Nhat airport on November 8 on flight VN82. Sampling for the third time on December 3, the test result at the Center for Disease Control in Ho Chi Minh City was positive for […]

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Vietnam has started testing Covid-19 vaccine in humans

Minister Long announced the information above during the meeting of the Ministry of Health on the progress of vaccines in Vietnam, on December 5. Currently, three units, Ivac, Vabiotech, Nanogen, have completed the laboratory-scale production process, are evaluating the safety and immunity of vaccines in animals. Nanogen alone has completed this phase and is ready […]