Mexico City / 05.03.2021 09:43:59
The Secretary of Foreign Relations (SRE), Marcelo Ebrard, reported that the Sinovac COVID-19 Vaccine Certificate of Analysis, so the doses can be applied from the weekend throughout the country.
According to the Ministry of Health (Ssa), this vaccine will apply to older adults in rural areas and the doses were worked in the warehouses of Birmex, where the integration of lots and groups that will be distributed to the 32 entities to favor community logistics was carried out.
Sunday, Mexico received the second shipment of vaccines produced by the pharmaceutical company Sinovac Life Sciences with a total of 800 thousand doses that arrived at the International Airport of Mexico City (AICM).
In The Morning today, the president Andrés Manuel López Obrador said that for the approval of the vaccine in the country are necessary 16 approvals that have to do with the quality of the doses and assured that there is no risk of missing doses.
He explained that there are already eight out of 16 positive tests that the vaccine requires to be approved by the Federal Commission for Protection against Sanitary Risks (Cofepris) and This Saturday the ones that are missing will be received to give the green light to its use in Mexico.
“The government of China, the pharmaceutical company, warned that they are complying with the entire quality protocol and it was agreed not to apply them, they were the ones who suggested; they sent us eight of the 16 positive tests and tomorrow they send us the eight more tests, of So from tomorrow that is the commitment, already having that health report we begin to apply them, “he mentioned.
Good news: we received the Certificate of Analysis for the Sinovac vaccine. It can be applied from this weekend throughout the country. pic.twitter.com/avZXvNnUAx
– Marcelo Ebrard C. (@m_ebrard) March 5, 2021