Argentina produces 3 million doses of the Russian (Sputnik V) vaccine

Argentina announced the production of 3 million doses of the Russian Sputnik V vaccine against the Corona virus this month. Russia Today website quoted the Argentine Laboratorios Richmond Company and the Russian Investment Fund as saying in a statement that the company will start this week to supply the Argentine government with the locally produced Sputnik V vaccine, including 150 thousand doses of the second component of the vaccine, which is the first batch of three million doses agreed for a month. this August.

First batches of Sputnik V vaccine produced in Uzbekistan

RDIF has organized the technology transfer for production of the vaccine in the Republic of Uzbekistan. Validation batches have been shipped to the Gamaleya Center for quality control. Commercial production of Sputnik V is subject to successful quality control of the validation batches. The vaccine produced in Uzbekistan will be...

Argentina will produce second component of the Sputnik V vaccine

(CNN Spanish) - The Russian Direct Investment Fund (RDIF) and the Argentine company Laboratorios Richmond announced this Tuesday that this week the first 150,000 doses corresponding to the second component of the vaccine against covid-19, Sputnik V, will be put into circulation , produced in the country. In a joint...

India Considering Allowing Mixing Sputnik V & Covishield Doses

New Delhi: Based on growing evidence that mix and match of vaccines is “not only safe but also produces a strong immune response, India is now considering giving approval for mixing of Russia’s Sputnik V and Oxford–AstraZeneca’s Covishield for COVID-19 vaccination. If this is allowed, people will be free to choose the first dose of one vaccine and the second dose of another.

Like Argentina, Venezuela runs out of the second dose of the Sputnik V vaccine

The slowness of vaccination against covid-19 in Venezuela added the shortage of Sputnik V, the drug for which the Government agreed with Russia to send ten million units and of which only 1,430,000 were received publicly. Today the vaccine looks like a ghost, while an undetermined number of citizens wait, without certainty, for the second dose against the coronavirus.
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EU to accept San Marino's Sputnik V certificates - RDIF

The European Commission has decided to recognize the certificates of vaccination against COVID-19 with the Gamaleya Research Institute's Sputnik V issued in San Marino, the Russian Direct Investment Fund (RDIF) stated on Tuesday, citing European Justice Commissioner Didier Reynders. In the statement shared by the RDIF, Reynders said the commission...

China’s Sputnik Moment?

In 2016, AlphaGo, a computer program developed by machine learning experts in London, beat the world’s top players of the classical Chinese board game Go. It was a revolutionary breakthrough in artificial intelligence: AlphaGo had demonstrated an unprecedented capacity for intuition and pattern recognition. That a Western program had been the first to achieve this AI feat prompted some commentators to declare that China had experienced a “Sputnik moment,” an event that would trigger widespread unease in the country about its perceived technological lag. Indeed, China has had a Sputnik moment in recent years—but it wasn’t prompted by AlphaGo’s victory. Rather, since 2018, tightening U.S. trade restrictions have threatened the viability of some of China’s biggest firms, fueling anxiety in Beijing and forcing Chinese companies to reinvent the U.S. technologies they can no longer access.

AstraZeneca Covid-19 shot plus Sputnik Light shows safety in study

The Russian Direct Investment Fund (RDIF) has reported positive preliminary safety data from a study assessing the AstraZeneca Covid-19 vaccine in combination with the Sputnik Light Covid-19 vaccine in the Republic of Azerbaijan. Sputnik Light is the first component of the Sputnik V Covid-19 vaccine, which respectively uses human adenovirus...

GH¢16m paid for Sputnik V – Minority counters Minister’s claim

Minority Spokesperson on Finance, Dr Cassiel Ato Forson, has dismissed suggestions by the Health Minister that Ghana has not advanced any payment in the botched Sputnik V vaccine deal. According to Dr Forson, contrary to Kwaku Agyeman Manu’s claim that no payments were advanced for the supply of Russian-produced COVID-19...

Ghana has already paid GH¢16m for Sputnik V vaccines – Minority alleges.

The Minority in Parliament is alleging that contrary to claims by the Minister of Health that no payments were made for the supply of Sputnik V vaccines, GH¢16 million has already been paid. This payment was made between January and June, the Minority said. According to the Caucus’ Spokesperson on...

Combined clinical trial of vaccination may be conducted with Sputnik V and AstraZeneca

The decision to launch a joint clinical trial of British-Swedish-Russian vaccines, which was put on hold in May, became public on Monday. In the trial, which runs until March 2022, 150 volunteers will be vaccinated with the two vaccines and then observed to develop an immune response in their bodies. The program will include five health institutions in Moscow and Saint Petersburg – Writes A euronews.

‘Made in India’ Sputnik V vaccine to be available from Sept-Oct

New Delhi: According to Dr. Reddy’s Laboratories the ‘Made in India’ Sputnik V COVID-19 doses are likely to be available from September-October. These locally manufactured Sputnik V doses will be commercially available in India. An agreement has been signed between Dr. Reddy’s and Russian Direct Investment Fund (RDIF) for the distribution of the Sputnik V vaccine in India.
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Indian soldiers arrive in Russia for Indra-2021 drills

Indra-2021 will run from August 1-13 and involve 250 soldiers from motor-rifle, tank, and artillery divisions. Indian soldiers have arrived in Russia for the Indra-2021 drills in the Volgograd Region, the Indian Army informed on Monday. The contingent received a warm welcome from the Russian Military Band upon arrival. “Exercise...