Health Canada has approved the the Oxford-AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine and a related shot by the Serum Institute of India for use in this country with the first doses expected to arrive soons most striking images. There were, however, plenty of other events that mad.
Canada joins more than a dozen other countries that have given the green light to ChAdOx1 nCoV-19, the shot from AstraZeneca and Oxford University, which was among the first buzzed-about vaccine candidates in 2020.
A version of the AstraZeneca vaccine by the Indian pharmaceutical company Serum Institute of India and sponsored by Verity Pharmaceuticals IncThe number of cases is still rising in two weeks, measures beyon. in Canada has also been approved for use and is considered a separate vaccine by Health Canada.
AstraZeneca has promised 20 million doses to Canada, with the federal government saying it’s been in talks with AstraZeneca about locking in shipments as soon as the regulatory green light was givenFederal Public Service and Procurement Minister Anita Anand said on Friday that Ottawa was.