Fiocruz Expected to Apply in Brazil for AstraZeneca/Oxford Vaccine Emergency Use by Friday - The Rio Times

by riotimesonline 01/07/2021

Piauí Governor and vaccine coordinator at the Governors Forum Wellington Dias said that the Oswaldo Cruz Foundation (Fiocruz) will apply for the emergency use of the Oxford vaccine against Covid-19 to the National Health Surveillance Agency (ANVISA) by next Friday, January 8th. The immunizer is developed by AstraZeneca in partnership with Oxford University.

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