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Over 150mln doses of Russia's Sputnik V vaccine distributed worldwide

Moscow, Sep 28 (UNI) More than 150 million doses of the Sputnik V vaccine, developed by Russia’s Gamaleya Research Center, have already been distributed around the world, including in the home country, the center's deputy director, Denis Logunov, said on Wednesday.
"To date, based on a huge pool of data, more than 150 million doses of the Sputnik V vaccine have been produced and used in the world and in Russia. Huge safety and efficiency data base has been accumulated," Logunov said at the international conference OpenBio-2022 in Russia’s science town of Koltsovo.
The accumulated data made it possible for Gamaleya Research Center to expand the product line and develop Sputnik M, a vaccine for children aged 12-17, as well as produce a nasal version of the Sputnik V vaccine, which was registered on April 1, according to Logunov.
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