Brazil Expects to Receive Oxford/AstraZeneca Vaccine This Week

Two million doses of the vaccine against Covid-19 developed by Oxford University will reach Brazil later this week, Minister Eduardo Pazuello announced yesterday.

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - In a press conference in Manaus, the capital of the state of Amazonas, Health Minister Pazuello reported that a plane was flying to India to collect two million doses of the vaccine developed by Oxford University in partnership with AstraZeneca pharmaceutical company, produced by Serum, an Indian laboratory.

According to the Minister, the vaccines should land in Brazil on Saturday, January 16th, the day before the meeting of the National Health . . .

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