After conducting clinical trials of the Cuban vaccine Sovereign 02 In Iran, eThe Director of the Pasteur Institute, Alireza Biglari, reported this Saturday that biological he have 100% efficiency against the worst case COVID-19.
Effectiveness of two doses of the vaccine Sovereign 02 booster dose, Soberana Plus“In the third phase of the Cuban clinical trial, it was 91.2 percent, with 100 percent operationalization in severe cases and deaths,” the official IRNA news agency quoted Biglari as saying.
Iran is in the fifth wave of the pandemic COVID-19 A large part of the country is affected delta variable (India) which has a high transmission capacity.
Undersecretary of the Ministry of Health for Hygiene Affairs, There is a major satisfactionToday, he criticized the population’s decline in compliance with the protocols and warned that “if adherence to these protocols, which currently stands at 66 percent, does not reach 85 percent, the measures to combat the virus will not be effective.”
Iranian Minister of Health, He said NamakIOn June 29, it was reported that his country issued an emergency use authorization for the Sovereign 02 vaccine from Finley Vaccine Institute (IFV), where Iran has cooperated in clinical trials and which are produced locally by Iran’s Pasteur Institute.
The vaccination campaign in Iran is too slow because Dosage deficiency Received from abroad, mainly from Russia Sputnik, China Sinopharm and the British Swedes AstraZeneca.
Iranian customs and technical deputy, Mehrdad Yamali Urunaki, Today, I reported that, “in the past six months, eight million doses of coronavirus vaccines have been imported into the country.”
More than 6.7 million people, out of more than 80 million people, have received at least one dose of a single dose antiviral vaccine In Iran, most of them are medical personnel and over 70 years old.
According to the data provided today Ministry of HealthThe total number of people infected with the virus has reached 3 million 355 thousand and 786 people since the beginning of the pandemic, although more than 3 million have already overcome the disease, and 85 thousand 694 have died.