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First batch of Sputnik V released in Vietnam

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First batch of Sputnik V released in Vietnam


24.09.2021

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The first batch of the Russian Sputnik V vaccine was released in Vietnam, TASS reports. The local pharmaceutical company Vabiotech explained that the drug created at their production facilities had already been examined at the Russian Gamaleya Center.

Vabiotech President Do Tuan Dat noted that the vaccine would be used in the national immunization program. He is sure that now the residents of the country will have an access to a high-quality drug, which will make it possible to fight the pandemic more effectively.

Vietnam sent a test batch to the Gamaleya Institute for quality assessment back in July. 

The head of Vabiotech hopes that the cooperation with the Russian Direct Investment Fund will enable the company to provide Vietnam and other countries of Southeast Asia with the high-quality and affordable vaccine against coronavirus.

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