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Almost 4 million vaccines arrive in the next few days
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Almost 4 million vaccines arrive in the next few days

When Aerolineas Argentinas flight 1064 to China takes off this Saturday at 12.50, a series will begin that has four insured flights - there could be more - and will bring about four million vaccines in a few days. At 1064, on Sunday, also at 12.50, flight 1065 to China will follow: both Airbus of the Argentine flag line will bring two million doses of the Sinopharm vaccine. A LAN flight is scheduled to arrive on Monday that will bring 1,134,000 doses of Oxford / AstraZeneca from Albuquerque, United States. To these flights is added another to Russia that was scheduled for Friday 24 but would be brought forward. A second flight is even mentioned this week. As is often the case, you never know in advance how much or which of the two doses the planes coming from Moscow's Sheremetievo airpor...
Sputnik V: local production of the first 448,625 doses of the vaccine ended
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Sputnik V: local production of the first 448,625 doses of the vaccine ended

The laboratorio Richmond reported today that concluded the local production of its first 448,625 doses of the Sputnik V vaccine against coronavirus. "We finished the production of the first 448,625 doses of the Sputnik V vaccine. They were sent to the logistics operator, awaiting final release by Anmat and the Gamaleya Institute," they added.From its social networks, the laboratory thanked "the hard work" of the laboratory professionals "to achieve this first objective and continue" with the "commitment to have local vaccine production." The agreement between the national state, the Gamaleya Institute of Russia and Richmond is for the production of the Immunization Vaccine for Argentine Development (VIDA), whose product will continue to be called Sputnik V, which is the registered tradema...
Production of the first 450,000 doses of the Sputnik V vaccine in Argentina concluded
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Production of the first 450,000 doses of the Sputnik V vaccine in Argentina concluded

The Richmond laboratory reported today that it concluded the production of its first 448,625 doses of the Sputnik V vaccine against the coronavirus, through its Twitter social network account."We finished the production of the first 448,625 doses of the #SputnikV vaccine. They were sent to the logistics operator, waiting for the final release by Anmat and the Gamaleya Institute," they added.From their Twitter they thanked "the hard work of our professionals to achieve this first objective, and continue with our commitment to have local vaccine production." "It is another milestone in our dream of helping to live longer and better," they concluded.The president of the pharmaceutical company, Marcelo Figueiras, said 10 days ago that the "biot...
Russia announces booster vaccine against Delta variant
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Russia announces booster vaccine against Delta variant

The developers of the vacuna Sputnik V announced this Thursday that they will offer other manufacturers of immunizers against the coronavirus "a booster shot, adjusted to work against the Delta variant", first detected in India."#SputnikV will soon offer a booster vaccine, adjusted to work against the Delta variant of the coronavirus, first detected in India, to other vaccine manufacturers," posted the official @sputnikvaccine account on Twitter.Last Tuesday the Russian Direct Investment Fund (RDIF) reported that Sputnik V is "the most efficient against the Delta variant", according to a study presented by the Centro Gamaleya, developer of the vaccine, for publication in an international journal and peer-reviewed.The Delta variant is today associated with greater transmissibility, the deve...
The Gamaleya Institute confirmed the effectiveness of Sputnik V against the Delta variant
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The Gamaleya Institute confirmed the effectiveness of Sputnik V against the Delta variant

A study by the Gamaleya Institute, Russia's medical research center that developed the Sputnik V vaccine against the coronavirus, affirmed this Tuesday that this drug "is the most effective against the Delta variant", detected in India and estimated to be 64 percent more contagious than Alpha, the British strain.“Sputnik V is more effective against the Delta variant of the coronavirus, first detected in India, than any other vaccine that has published results on this strain so far ”, published via Twitter the official account of the Sputnik V vaccine. https://twitter.com/sputnikvaccine/status/1404757419587260419 In addition, they reported that the Gamaleya Institute reports that support these results "They were submitted for publication in an international peer-reviewed journal."On Monda...
Russia developed a nasal spray version of Sputnik V for use in children between the ages of 8 and 12
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Russia developed a nasal spray version of Sputnik V for use in children between the ages of 8 and 12

Russia has tested a nasal spray form of its COVID-19 vaccine that is suitable for children ages 8 to 12, and plans to launch the new product in September, the scientist who led development of the Sputnik V vaccine said on Saturday. Alexander Gintsburg, who heads the Gamaleya Institute, which developed Sputnik V, said the children's aerosol uses the same vaccine, "only instead of a needle, a nozzle is attached," the TASS news agency reported. The childhood vaccine is expected to be ready for distribution on September 15, Gintsburg said during a meeting with President Vladimir Putin. The researchers tested the vaccine in children ages 8 to 12 and found no side effec...
Shifts are coming for the second dose of Sputnik V
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Shifts are coming for the second dose of Sputnik V

The Province of Buenos Aires and the City of Buenos Aires began to send citations for the second dose of the Sputnik vaccine. On Wednesday night, from the Buenos Aires Ministry of Health, led by Daniel Gollan and Nicolás Kreplak, 165,000 calls went out to complete the vaccination of those who received dose 1 of Sputnik V mainly in March. The same is scheduled for this Thursday and Friday in CABA. The Buenos Aires Ministry of Health, in charge of Fernán Quirós, hopes to have all the second doses applied, at the latest, on Sunday. On the horizon there are new groups to be cited and more flights with vaccines that will arrive in Ezeiza. As is known, this week a plane arrived from Russia with 400,000 doses 2 of Sputnik V. The vaccines were distributed this Thursday and the shifts were imme...
The flight that will bring doses 1 and 2 of the Sputnik V vaccine will depart for Russia
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The flight that will bring doses 1 and 2 of the Sputnik V vaccine will depart for Russia

During the early morning a new Aerolineas Argentinas flight will depart for Moscow, which will bring doses 1 and 2 of Sputnik V against the coronavirus. In addition, it will transport the first batch of its active ingredient to begin production in the country.This is flight number AR1062 that is scheduled to depart at 2 on Monday. The landing would be, according to estimates, at Sheremetievo International Airport at 00.30 (local time in Moscow) on Tuesday.The return, which will take place under number AR1063, is scheduled for 4.30 on Tuesday; while the arrival at the Ezeiza International Airport, at 4:30 p.m. that same day.It is the twenty-fourth operation carried out by the flagship company in search of immunizations against COVID-19, an...
To toast with vodka
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To toast with vodka

This Monday the active substance of the Sputnik V vaccine will arrive in Argentina so that, for the first time, the country participates in the Russian vaccine production process. The Richmond Laboratory, by Marcelo Figueiras, will complete the thawing process of the material, preparing it to be injectable and then packaging it in vials (small bottles) from which the doses are taken to apply. One of the most complex processes will also be carried out in Argentina: quality control. The kickoff was given this Friday by the president of the Russian Federation, Vladimir Putin, the Argentine president, Alberto Fernández, the head of the Russian Direct Investment Fund (RDIF), Kirill Dmitriev and the owner of Richmond, Figueiras. If the process works as expected, before the end of June 500,000...
Fernández and Putin announce the start of production of Sputnik V in Argentina
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Fernández and Putin announce the start of production of Sputnik V in Argentina

President Alberto Fernández and his counterpart from the Russian Federation, Vladimir Putin, will officially announce this Friday the start of production of the Sputnik V vaccine in Argentina by the Richmond laboratory, which aims to develop about 500,000 doses per week. The announcement will be made at 12:30 p.m. by videoconference and the CEO of the Russian Direct Investment Fund, Kirill Dmitriev, will also participate, official sources reported. Previously, at 8 o'clock, Fernández will participate in a virtual way, with a recorded video, and also together with Putin, in the plenary session of the 2021 St. Petersburg Economic Forum. This Thursday, the president ...