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Over 22,000 PCR tests conducted at border points 09 Jun 2021

Over 22,000 PCR tests conducted at border points

A total of 22,064 passengers have so far undergone PCR tests based on a plan launched on March 10 to rapidly identify suspected cases of coronavirus and prevent the spread of new variants.

Spicogen vaccine to begin human testing in Iran 02 Jun 2021

Spicogen vaccine to begin human testing in Iran

The second and third phases of clinical studies of the Iranian-Australian Spicogen vaccine for coronavirus will be performed in Iran, Iranian Food and Drug Administration spokesman Kianoush Jahanpour said.

COVID-19 inoculation to rollout by homegrown vaccine 01 Jun 2021

COVID-19 inoculation to rollout by homegrown vaccine

Health Minister Saeed Namaki announced that immunization against coronavirus by the domestic vaccine (COVIRAN BAREKAT) will start by the next week, ISNA reported on Monday.

Iran-Cuba vaccine to complete clinical trials by mid-June 31 May 2021

Iran-Cuba vaccine to complete clinical trials by mid-June

Soberana-02 COVID-19 vaccine jointly developed by Iran and Cuba will complete clinical trials by mid-June by being administered to 24,000 Iranians.

Iraqi passengers must be retested for COVID-19 25 May 2021

Iraqi passengers must be retested for COVID-19

Considering fake negative COVID-19 test certificates of Iraqi passengers, Health Minister Saeed Namaki emphasized the need for retesting all the passengers at land, sea, and air borders.

First COVID-19 vaccine produced by private sector starts clinical trial 25 May 2021

First COVID-19 vaccine produced by private sector starts clinical trial

The first coronavirus vaccine made by the private sector in Iran succeeded in receiving the code of ethics and entered the phase of clinical studies.

Some 70,000 rare disease patients vaccinated against coronavirus 24 May 2021

Some 70,000 rare disease patients vaccinated against coronavirus

Some 70,000 patients of rare diseases have received the COVID-19 vaccine so far, Mehdi Shadnoush, head of the transplant management and treatment center of the Ministry of Health, has said.

Two COVID shots effective against India variant 23 May 2021

Two COVID shots effective against India variant

A double dose of COVID-19 vaccines is almost as effective against the fast-spreading variant of the coronavirus first identified in India as it is against Britain’s dominant strain, English health officials said on Saturday.

Center to fight coronavirus announces election safety protocols 23 May 2021

Center to fight coronavirus announces election safety protocols

In a press briefing on Saturday, Alireza Raeisi, spokesman for the National Headquarters for Coronavirus Control (NHCC), laid out safety protocols for the June 18 presidential elections.

Iran receives second shipment of COVAX vaccines 17 May 2021

Iran receives second shipment of COVAX vaccines

Iran has received the second batch of the COVID-19 vaccine from the COVAX facility on Sunday.