Hot: There was the first country in the world to approve Pfizer’s COVID-19 vaccine

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A few hours ago, Britain became the first country in the world to approve the COVID-19 vaccine produced by the Pfizer-BioNTech joint venture, according to Reuters. Accordingly, the vaccine will be deployed to vaccinate next week!

The UK government representative said: “Today (2/12), the Government approved the request from the Independent Health Products and Drug Administration (MHRA) to approve the use of vaccines. COVID-19 from Pfizer-BioNTech. The vaccine will be available across the UK from next week. ”

According to British Health Minister Matt Hancock, the immunization program will start rolling out early next week. “It’s very good news,” said Mr. Hancook.

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Previously, on November 18, according to the New York Times, the pharmaceutical company Pfizer announced the full results of the final phase of the COVID-19 vaccine trial by them and their German partner BioNTech. development.

According to data from the report, the vaccine of this joint venture is effective against COVID-19 up to 95% and does not cause side effects.

Source: Reuters

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