Approval given to AstraZeneca and Sputnik V coronavirus vaccines by Hungary’s well being authorities is “a great step forward”, Cecília Müller, the chief medical officer, stated on Thursday.
She stated it was vital to speed up vaccination procedures so as to stop the coronavirus epidemic from deteriorating.
Müller informed a press convention of the central board coordinating coronavirus associated measures that Pfizer and Moderna vaccine provides recevied had been solely ample henceforward for a head rely of 165,000. To this point, 134,554 individuals have been vaccinated, together with 4,030 who’ve been given their second shot, she added.
The general public well being centre’s laboratories are testing every batch of the 2 new vaccines earlier than distribution, she stated.
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