RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - At a press conference held at the Butantan Institute on Tuesday, February 23rd, governor João Doria announced the start of new shipments of novel coronavirus vaccine doses to the Ministry of Health's National Immunization Program. In total, there will be 5.6 million doses between February 5th and March 5th, 65% more than the initially planned amount.
"The Butantan Institute is the current leader in vaccine distribution in the country. Brazil will receive 46 million doses of the vaccine by April 30th and another 54 million doses of . . .