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Russia to first vaccinate doctors and teachers after getting regulatory approval for vaccine


Russia’s health minister maintained on Saturday that the Russian authorities are planning to first vaccinate doctors and teachers against the virus, according to Russia’s local news report.

The announcement came after Russian Health Minister Mikhail Murashko declared that Gamaleya Institute of Epidemiology and Microbiology, a state research facility in Moscow, had successfully completed all rounds of clinical trials and the vaccine is now ready to get regulatory approval before its disbursement.

"The vaccine against coronavirus infection, developed by the Gamaleya Institute, has completed clinical trials," Murashko briefed media when asked about the trials of the vaccine, according to ...


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