Iran to Announce Advances in Making COVID-19 Vaccine in Weeks: Minister
- October, 11, 2020 - 14:19
- Society/Culture news
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – The Iranian minister of health said he has good news about a vaccine being developed in the country for the coronavirus disease, saying the world would hear the news of such a breakthrough in the coming weeks.
Speaking at a press conference in Tehran on Sunday, Saeed Namaki said he has good news about the coronavirus vaccine being made in Iran.
The Health Ministry is going to inform the World Health Organization about Iran’s advances in the process of developing the coronavirus vaccine, he added.
The news of the breakthrough that Iran has made in making the vaccine will be announced to the world as a major national achievement, the minister said.
Officials say a number of vaccines for the novel coronavirus being developed in Iran have successfully passed the human tests and are ready for clinical trial.