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Regulator rejects Russian Covid-19 vaccine for South Africa

The South African Health Products Regulatory Authority (Sahpra) has not approved the Russian-developed Sputnik V Covid-19 vaccine for use in South Africa, citing safety concerns due to the country’s HIV rate. In a statement on Monday (18 October), the regulator noted that the Sputnik V vaccine combines two separate adenovirus-vectored constructs, one relying on the […]

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