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Russia produces first batch of COVID-19 vaccine - Interfax

1 month ago   |   By National Post

MOSCOW - Russia has produced the first batch of its new vaccine for COVID-19, the Interfax news agency quoted the health ministry as saying on Saturday, hours after the ministry reported the start of manufacturing.
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Russia starts production of Covid-19 vaccine - Health Ministry

Russia starts production of Covid-19 vaccine - Health Ministry

1 month ago   |   By RT

Production of the Russian vaccine for Covid-19 has been launched, the Health Ministry says. It was dubbed ‘Sputnik V' after the world's first artificial satellite launched by the USSR but its official name is ‘Gam-COVID-Vak'.
The vaccine, which was developed by the Gamaleya National Research Center, has two components that need to be injected three weeks apart to trigger an immune response to the coronavirus. Moscow says over 20 nations have shown interest in purchasing the drug for domestic use.
Russia's health regulator registered the vaccine after it passed Phase II trials in June and...
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