A shipment of 200,000 doses of the Convidecia vaccine, developed by the Chinese laboratory Cansino Biologics INC., Arrived this morning at the Ezeiza airport, on a flight of the Qatar Airway airline.
The batch with the 200,000 doses arrived at 2:20 am. from today to Ezeiza, on flight QR8157 from Qatar, it was officially reported.
As explained, it is the “first game of a contract that contemplates the shipment of 5.4 million doses in the course of this year”, as anticipated days ago in a press conference by the Minister of Health, Carla Vizzotti .
This serum is for single application, states the official report.
Since the beginning of the campaign, Argentina received a total of 42,801,930 vaccines, of which 14,768,000 correspond to Sinopharm; 11,868,830 to Sputnik V (9,375,670 for component 1 and 2,493,160 for component 2), 9,941,100 to AstraZeneca and Oxford, whose active ingredient was produced in Argentina, 3,500,000 to Moderna, 1,944,000 to AstraZeneca by the WHO COVAX mechanism and 580,000 to AstraZeneca-Covishield, and now 200,000 from Cansino.