Russia expects to produce 5 mln doses of COVID-19 vaccine monthly

Russia expects to produce 5 mln doses of COVID-19 vaccine monthly
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Russia may be able to produce 5 million doses of its new COVID-19 vaccine monthly by December, the director of the Gamaleya Scientific Research Institute of Epidemiology and Microbiology, Alexander Gintsburg, said on Wednesday, APA reports citing Sputnik.

"We expect them [manufacturers] to reach target capacity by December or January ... The target is about 5 million per month, perhaps more”, Gintsburg told a press conference.

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