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  • Novavax: New Covid vaccine shows 89% efficacy in UK trials

    Novavax: New Covid vaccine shows 89% efficacy in UK trials
    29-01-2021, 09:50
    A new coronavirus vaccine has been shown to be 89.3% effective in large-scale UK trials, the BBC reports.
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  • WHO chief at PACE: 'Vaccine equity is not just a moral imperative'

    WHO chief at PACE: 'Vaccine equity is not just a moral imperative'
    28-01-2021, 11:56
    The Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE) has approved a wide-ranging report making a series of ethical, legal and practical recommendations for the safe and fair worldwide deployment of vaccines against Covid-19, avoiding “vaccine nationalism” and encouraging their uptake in the face of “vaccine hesitancy”.
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  • Moderna vaccine appears to work against variants

    Moderna vaccine appears to work against variants
    26-01-2021, 08:07
    Moderna’s Covid vaccine appears to work against new, more infectious variants of the pandemic virus found in the UK and South Africa, say scientists from the US pharmaceutical company, the BBC reports.
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  • California citizen dies a few hours after being administrated COVID-19 vaccine

    California citizen dies a few hours after being administrated COVID-19 vaccine
    24-01-2021, 12:25
    The Placer County Sheriff’s Office (State of California) reports that a person died a few hours after being administered a vaccine against the coronavirus.
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  • French Armenian surgeon leads operation on world’s first double-arm-and-shoulder transplantation

    French Armenian surgeon leads operation on world’s first double-arm-and-shoulder transplantation
    23-01-2021, 13:42
    Patient lost both arms in work accident 23 years ago and it took years to find suitable donors for the complex operation.
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  • Armenia to acquire AstraZeneca’s Covid-19 vaccine

    Armenia to acquire AstraZeneca’s Covid-19 vaccine
    21-01-2021, 08:26
    Armenia will acquire AstraZeneca’s Covid-19 vaccine. The Republican Advisory Committee on Immunization discussed and approved the proposal to acquire the vaccine within the framework of the COVAX facility.
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  • Brazil state petitions to court to register Russian Sputnik V vaccine against coronavirus

    Brazil state petitions to court to register Russian Sputnik V vaccine against coronavirus
    18-01-2021, 12:38
    The government of the Brazilian State of Bahia has applied to the supreme court of the country to allow the import and registration of the Russian Sputnik V vaccine against the coronavirus,
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  • Russian peacekeepers in Karabakh receiving Sputnik-V vaccine

    Russian peacekeepers in Karabakh receiving Sputnik-V vaccine
    15-01-2021, 10:50
    Military medics of the Russian Peacekeeping Contingent have begun vaccinating peacekeepers in Nagorno-Karabakh, the Russian Defense Ministry informs.
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  • Vaccination against coronavirus gets underway at Russian military base in Armenia

    Vaccination against coronavirus gets underway at Russian military base in Armenia
    14-01-2021, 12:35
    The personnel’s injection with the first dose of the Russian Sputnik V vaccine against COVID-19 has started at the Russian military base in Gyumri, Armenia.
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  • Specialist: Certain intensification of coronavirus expected in Armenia after New Year holidays

    Specialist: Certain intensification of coronavirus expected in Armenia after New Year holidays
    12-01-2021, 12:07
    In recent days, the situation with the coronavirus was stabilizing in Armenia.
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