Butantan Institute: CoronaVac trials reach final stage SÃO PAULO. KAZINFORM - The clinical study of CoronaVac, the vaccine developed by Butantan Institute in collaboration with pharmaceutical company Sinovac Life Science, has reached its final stage. According to information from the São Paulo government and Butantan Institute, results should come out in the first week of December, with 46 million doses likely to be available by January 2021, Agencia Brasil reports.
New virus cases spike to over 300 again as greater Seoul comes under tougher virus curbs SEOUL. KAZINFORM - The number of new coronavirus cases in South Korea bounced back to over 300 on Tuesday due to a pileup of sporadic infections across the nation, with tougher antivirus rules in place in the greater Seoul area amid a virus resurgence, Yonhap reports.
Over 25,000 cases of COVID-19 infection detected in Russia over 24 hours MOSCOW. KAZINFORM - The number of confirmed COVID-19 infections in Russia over the past 24 hours has increased by 25,173, bringing the total to 2,114,502, the anti-coronavirus crisis center told reporters on Monday, TASS reports.
New virus cases below 300 for first time in 6 days; tougher virus curbs imminent in greater Seoul SEOUL. KAZINFORM - The number of new coronavirus cases in South Korea fell below 300 for the first time in six days on Monday due to less testing on the weekend, as the greater Seoul area is set to be under tougher virus curbs starting Tuesday to prevent another wave of the pandemic, Yonhap reports.
New virus cases over 300 for 5th day, tougher antivirus curbs in offing in S Korea SEOUL. KAZINFORM - The number of daily new coronavirus cases in South Korea exceeded 300 for the fifth straight day Sunday due to sporadic cluster infections across the country as health authorities consider enforcing tougher antivirus curbs to prevent another wave of the pandemic, Yonhap reports.
Number of COVID-2019 cases across globe up by over 641,000 in past day – WHO GENEVA. KAZINFORM - More than 641,000 confirmed cases of the novel coronavirus infection were registered worldwide in the past day, with the overall number of such cases exceeding 57.27 million, the World Health Organization (WHO) said in its daily bulletin on Friday, TASS reports.