Argentina issues emergency approval to China's single-dose Cansino COVID-19 vaccine - (Yahoo Finance via NewsPoints Desk)

  • Argentina on Friday approved the emergency use of Cansino Biologics single-dose COVID-19 vaccine, as reported by Yahoo Finance.

  • According to the health ministry, Argentina has signed an agreement for the delivery of 5.4 million doses of the vaccine, adding delivery would "advance depending on their availability."

  • Using a combination of Russia’s Sputnik V vaccine, the vaccine developed by China’s Sinopharm and another developed by AstraZeneca and the University of Oxford, Argentina has so far inoculated 12.6 million people with at least one dose and 3.2 million people with two.

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