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RPT-EXCLUSIVE-Russia focuses on freeze-dried vaccine doses as transport fix

17 Nov 2020

MOSCOW, Nov 16 Russia expects to produce primarily freeze-dried Sputnik V coronavirus vaccine doses by the spring, a top official said, eliminating the need for transport at ultra-low temperatures as part of an ambitious plan to inoculate its population.

Exclusive: Russia focuses on freeze-dried vaccine doses as transport fix

16 Nov 2020

MOSCOW Russia expects to produce primarily freeze-dried Sputnik V coronavirus vaccine doses by the spring, a top official said, eliminating the need for transport at ultra-low temperatures as part of an ambitious plan to inoculate its population.

Special Report: The woman who fell from the sky - the pandemic crashes into Russia's space city

14 Nov 2020

STAR CITY, Russia The Star City Closed Administrative Territorial Unit is barely an hour's drive northeast of the Kremlin, but for decades the town never appeared on any maps. Only after the Soviet Union fell apart was its location revealed.

SPECIAL REPORT-The woman who fell from the sky: the pandemic crashes into Russia's space city

13 Nov 2020

STAR CITY, Russia, Nov 13 The Star City Closed Administrative Territorial Unit is barely an hour's drive northeast of the Kremlin, but for decades the town never appeared on any maps. Only after the Soviet Union fell apart was its location revealed.

South Korean firm to produce 150 million doses a year of Russian COVID-19 vaccine - RDIF

13 Nov 2020

MOSCOW/SEOUL South Korea's GL Rapha will make more than 150 million doses of Sputnik V coronavirus vaccine per year, Russia's sovereign wealth fund said on Friday, one of its biggest production deals announced so far as Moscow aims to boost output abroad.

Russia says its Sputnik V COVID-19 vaccine is 92% effective

12 Nov 2020

MOSCOW Russia's Sputnik V vaccine is 92% effective at protecting people from COVID-19 according to interim trial results, the country's sovereign wealth fund said on Wednesday, as Moscow rushes to keep pace with Western drugmakers in the race for a shot. | Video

Russia says its Sputnik V COVID-19 vaccine is 92% effective

11 Nov 2020

MOSCOW, Nov 11 Russia's Sputnik V vaccine is 92% effective at protecting people from COVID-19 according to interim trial results, the country's sovereign wealth fund said on Wednesday, as Moscow rushes to keep pace with Western drugmakers in the race for a shot.

Russia makes preliminary submission of COVID-19 vaccine to Brazil regulators

30 Oct 2020

MOSCOW/BRASILIA The Russian Direct Investment Fund (RDIF), which is backing the development and roll-out of Russia's Sputnik V COVID-19 vaccine, said on Friday it had completed the pre-submission of preliminary documents to Brazil's health regulator.

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