vaccination

New COVID-19 vaccine registered in Russia

New COVID-19 vaccine registered in Russia

A new vaccine against COVID-19 was developed in Russia, the State Register of Medicines informs. The Ministry of Health of the Russian Federation registered the Convasel vaccine developed by the St. Petersburg Research Institute of …

WHO postpones planned inspection of Sputnik V in Russia

WHO postpones planned inspection of Sputnik V in Russia

The World Health Organization (WHO) scheduled to visit Russia on March 7 to assess the facilities regarding the Russian application for the inclusion of the Sputnik V vaccine in the list of drugs recommended for emergency use in a pandemic. …

Austria suspends COVID-19 mandatory vaccination law

Austria suspends COVID-19 mandatory vaccination law

Austria is suspending its COVID-19 vaccine mandate, its ministers for health and constitutional affairs said on Wednesday, six days before fines for breaches were due to start being handed out. Health Minister Johannes Rauch told a news …

Israel to allow unvaccinated tourists into country

Israel to allow unvaccinated tourists into country

Israel announced that it would allow unvaccinated tourists to enter the country beginning next month as the latest wave of the coronavirus recedes. Israeli Prime Minister Naftali Bennett said that foreign tourists, both vaccinated and …

High level of antibodies persists one year after Sputnik V jab

High level of antibodies persists one year after Sputnik V jab

Preliminary results from an additional study of the Sputnik V vaccine have shown that inoculated volunteers retained a fairly high level of antibodies one year after the first jab, the Moscow mayor's official website reported on Thursday. …

Thailand includes Sputnik Light in quarantine-free entry program

Thailand includes Sputnik Light in quarantine-free entry program

Thai authorities allowed individuals inoculated with the Russian Sputnik Light vaccine to enter the country without quarantine but only within the framework of the SandBox tourist program which involves a mandatory seven-day stay on a certain …

3,4% Uzbek citizens got booster shot

3,4% Uzbek citizens got booster shot

Almost 734,000 residents of Uzbekistan received a booster shot against coronavirus since mid-November 2021. It is 3.4% of the 21.45 mln of adult citizens who must be vaccinated, the Service for Sanitary and Epidemiological Welfare and Public …

 Gintsburg: COVID-19 pandemic can be ended if

Gintsburg: COVID-19 pandemic can be ended if

Developer of the Sputnik V vaccine and head of the Russian Gamaleya National Research Center Alexander Gintsburg told Anadolu Agency about how the COVID-19 pandemic can be ended. According to the scientist, the coronavirus pandemic may …

Khamenei receives booster dose of Iranian Covid-19 vaccine

Khamenei receives booster dose of Iranian Covid-19 vaccine

Leader of the Islamic Republic of Iran Ayatollah Khamenei has received the third dose of Iranian Covid-19 vaccine Barakat, the head of his personal medical team, Dr Alireza Marandi said Speaking to Iranian Health Channell on …