President Hassan Rouhani says COVID-19 has reached the crest of its fourth peak in all provinces across the nation, and now the trend of the disease is on the decline.
The Cuban foreign minister says the US blockade against his country has hindered the development and production of domestically-manufactured vaccines against the coronavirus pandemic.
Iran has begun the first phase in the human trial of the homegrown COVID-19 vaccine after successfully completing the initial steps, including tests on animals, and obtaining necessary approvals.
President of Iran-Swiss Chamber of Commerce Mr. Sharif Nezam Mafi says Iran will face problem for purchasing of coronavirus (COVID-19) vaccine out of the Swiss humanitarian trade agreement (SHTA)
Emphasizing the provision of the Iranian-made COVID-19 vaccine, Interior Minister said that the coronavirus vaccine is scheduled to be provided in the current Iranian month of Dey (Dec. 21).
The coronavirus death toll could double to reach the two million mark before a vaccine comes into wide use, WHO says.
US President Donald Trump on Tuesday said a vaccine against the deadly coronavirus could be three or four weeks away.
Coronavirus vaccines being developed in China may be ready for use by the general public as early as November.
Senior Iranian and Russian officials have weighed plans for joint production of a vaccine for the novel coronavirus.
Sanofi administered the first patients with its experimental COVID-19 vaccine on Thursday, bringing it a step closer to the late-stage clinical trials it aims to kick start before year-end.