Russian Health Minister: COVID-19 vaccine trials data to be published in coming days – TASS


Citing Russia’s Health Minister Mikhail Murashko, TASS news agency reports on Friday, the government will publish data/ details about the coronavirus vaccine trial in the coming days.

On Wednesday, Murashko said the first batch of the vaccine against coronavirus is expected to be released within two weeks.

The World Health Organization (WHO), however, said Thursday that the vaccine approved by Russia is not among the nine that it considers in the advanced stages of testing.

Market reaction

USD/RUB fell sharply from daily highs of 73.22 to 72.93 on the above headlines. The spot consolidates Thursday’s decline.

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