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    Argentina approves AstraZeneca COVID vaccine

    Agence France-Presse . Buenos Aires | Updated at 11:57am on December 31, 2020

    Argentina has followed Britain to become only the second country to authorise the coronavirus vaccine developed by drug firm AstraZeneca and Oxford University, the government...

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    EU says AstraZeneca vaccine approval unlikely in January

    Agence France-Presse . The Hague | Updated at 11:48am on December 31, 2020

    The coronavirus vaccine developed by AstraZeneca and Oxford University, which was approved Wednesday in Britain, is unlikely to get a green light in the European...

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    UK approves Oxford COVID-19 vaccine

    Agence France-Presse . London/ Beijing/ Tehran | Updated at 01:37pm on December 30, 2020

    Britain on Wednesday became the first country in the world to approve AstraZeneca and Oxford University’s low-cost COVID-19 vaccine, raising hopes it will help tackle...

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    AstraZeneca vaccine has ‘winning formula’: CEO

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 06:10pm on December 27, 2020

    The COVID-19 vaccine developed by the British drugs group AstraZeneca and the University of Oxford has achieved a ‘winning formula’ for efficacy, the company’s chief...

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    Oxford vaccine submitted for UK approval

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 09:16am on December 24, 2020

    The University of Oxford and drug manufacturer AstraZeneca have applied to the UK health regulator for permission to roll out their COVID-19 vaccine, health minister...

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    Deal signed with India’s Serum Institute for COVID-19 vaccine

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 07:31pm on December 13, 2020

    The government on Sunday signed an agreement with Serum Institute of India Pvt Limited for procuring COVID-19 vaccine. Under the deal, Bangladesh will import three...

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    AstraZeneca to use part of Russian COVID-19 vaccine in trials

    Agence France-Presse . Moscow | Updated at 07:57pm on December 11, 2020

    Pharmaceutical giant AstraZeneca’s Russian branch said Friday it would use part of Russia’s homemade Sputnik V vaccine in further clinical trials, a major sign of...

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    Bangladesh to distribute 3cr COVID-19 vaccines free

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 04:06pm on November 30, 2020

    The government will distribute free of cost three crore doses of Oxford-AstraZeneca developed COVID-19 vaccine that it is going to buy from Serum Institute of...

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    AstraZeneca says its vaccine needs ‘additional study’

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 10:12am on November 27, 2020

    The head of British drug manufacturer AstraZeneca said on Thursday further research was needed on its COVID-19 vaccine after questions emerged over the protection it...

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    COVID-19 vaccines finally at hand after year-long sprint

    Agence France-Presse. Paris | Updated at 11:04am on November 26, 2020

    Less than a year after an unknown coronavirus that has claimed 1.4 million lives began spreading across the globe, a number of highly promising COVID-19...