World News: The Russian Health Ministry said that their 1st batch of coronavirus vaccine SPUTNIK V which is effect against novel coronavirus or SARS-CoV-2 has been released to Public with regional deliveries planned in the near future.
On August 11th Russia registered SPUTNIK V as effective vaccine against Coronavirus.
“The first batch of the ‘Gam-COVID-Vac’ [Sputnik V] vaccine for the prevention of new coronavirus infection, developed by the Gamaleya National Research Center of Epidemiology and Microbiology of the Ministry of Health of Russia, has passed the necessary quality tests in the laboratories of Roszdravnadzor [medical device regulator] and has been released into civil circulation,” the ministry said in a statement.
Mikhail Murashko the Russian Health Ministry announced that the clinical trial of Phase 3 on the volunteer against Coronavirus will begin this week.
Moscow Mayor Sergey Sobyanin on Sunday hoped that in several months majority of Russian capital residents will be vaccinated.