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QazVac COVID-19 vaccine plant to make nearly 60mln doses a year – Kazakh Health Minister

5 May 2021 12:40

NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – A plant in Zhambyl region is to produce around 60 million doses of the QazVac COVID-19 vaccine a year once constructed, Alexei Tsoi, Kazakh Health Minister, said, Kazinform correspondent reports.

At a plenary session of the Majilis, the health minister said that the Scientific Research Institute for Biological Safety Problems is expected to make 50 thousand doses of the Kazakh QazVac COVID-19 vaccine each month, increasing the figure to 100 thousand doses.

He also noted that a plant in Zhambyl region is to produce around 60 million doses of the COVID-19 vaccine a year once constructed, adding that to carry out inspection on good manufacturing practices the launch of full production and a pilot batch is needed.


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