Nearly 1 million Chinese have received Sinopharm anti-Covid vaccines

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Nearly a million Chinese have already received two experimental anti-Covid vaccines produced by the China National Pharmaceutical Group (Sinopharm), the drugmaker said on Friday. Although the results on efficacy have not yet been published, the immunizations have received authorization from the Chinese government for emergency use.




Sinopharm vaccines have received emergency use authorization in China

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According to the Beijing authorization, doses can be applied in cases considered urgent, such as employees and students who need to travel abroad or workers in essential sectors, such as doctors and nurses.

“In this context, our vaccines have been inoculated in almost a million people and we have not received any negative feedback or serious adverse relationships,” said Sinopharm President Liu Jingzhen.

The state laboratory leader said that none of the people who took the immunizer had contracted the Sars-CoV-2 coronavirus, even though “they have traveled to more than 150 countries”.

So far, the only scientifically released study on one of Sinopharm’s two vaccines, which has no specific name, was published on August 14 by the “Journal of the American Medical Association (Jama)” and found that, in the early stages, immunization was able to activate the body’s immune response in 320 volunteers.

China currently has four vaccine candidates against Covid-19 in phase 3 clinical trials – the last step – in studies being conducted around the world. Sinopharm’s two immunizations are also in this phase and tests are being carried out, in addition to China, in the United Arab Emirates, Argentina, Peru, Egypt and Jordan. .

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