Oxford Vaccine, Approved By UK, Easier To Store, Cheaper Than Others
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Oxford Vaccine, Approved By UK, Easier To Store, Cheaper Than Others

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December 30, 2020

Britain on Wednesday became the first country in the world to approve the coronavirus vaccine developed by drug firm AstraZeneca and Oxford University, with a mass rollout planned from January 4.


New Delhi, 30 December 2020

As per news report of NDTV, the vaccine can be stored, transported and handled at normal refrigerated conditions, and is therefore cheaper and easier to administer than the Pfizer/BioNTech and Moderna jabs that require freezing. The government said in a statement that it had "today accepted the recommendation from the Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA) to authorise Oxford University/AstraZeneca's Covid-19 vaccine for use."

Source -NDTV

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