Iranian-made COVID-19 vaccine

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  • Cov Pars to produce 1m doses of vaccine monthly 2021-07-26 20:00

    Cov Pars to produce 1m doses of vaccine monthly

    TEHRAN – One million doses of “Razi Cov Pars” vaccine will be produced each month as of the sixth calendar month Shahrivar (starting August 23), Mohammad-Hassan Fallah Mehrabadi, deputy head of the Razi Vaccine and Serum Research Institute has announced.

  • Pastu Covac is world’s only vaccine targeting several mutations: expert 2021-07-25 16:05

    Pastu Covac is world’s only vaccine targeting several mutations: expert

    TEHRAN – Pastu Covac coronavirus vaccine, developed jointly by the Pasteur Institute of Iran and Cuba's Finlay Vaccine Institute, is the only vaccine in the world that can fight several mutations simultaneously, Alireza Biglari, head of the Pasteur Institute, has said.

  • COVIRAN vaccine beats Delta variant 2021-07-18 16:54

    COVIRAN vaccine beats Delta variant

    TEHRAN – COVIRAN BAREKAT coronavirus vaccine proved effective against Indian strain, Hojjat Niki-Maleki head of the information center of Headquarters for Executing the Order of the Imam twitted on Saturday.

  • Pastu Covac neutralizes new COVID-19 strains 2021-07-16 21:53

    Pastu Covac neutralizes new COVID-19 strains

    TEHRAN – Preliminary results of studies show that the Pastu Covac coronavirus vaccine, developed by the Pasteur Institute of Iran, fights very well against new variants of South Africa and India, and in other words, neutralizes them, Alireza Biglari, head of the Pasteur Institute, has said.

  • Import of coronavirus vaccine to reach 13m doses 2021-07-14 02:10

    Import of coronavirus vaccine to reach 13m doses

    TEHRAN – Twenty shipments of COVID-19 vaccine have so far been imported into the country, and the volume will soon reach 13 million doses.

  • Tehran-Havana strategic cooperation on coronavirus vaccine production 2021-07-10 17:08

    Tehran-Havana strategic cooperation on coronavirus vaccine production

    TEHRAN – The long history of cooperation between Iran and Cuba in biotechnology has led to a strategic relationship to develop a COVID-19 vaccine to fight against the global pandemic.

  • Iran among few countries with all vaccine production platforms 2021-06-27 16:49

    Iran among few countries with all vaccine production platforms

    TEHRAN – Iran is one of the few countries that has all vaccine production platforms, Mohammad Reza Shanehsaz, head of the Iranian Food and Drug Administration, has stated.

  • آغاز فاز اول کارآزمایی بالینی واکسن ایرانی نورا 2021-06-27 12:45

    IRGC starts clinical trial of “Noora” coronavirus vaccine

    TEHRAN – The Islamic Revolution Guard Corps (IRGC) started the first phase of the clinical trial of its domestically-made "Noora" coronavirus vaccine on Sunday, IRIB reported.

  • National pride 2021-06-25 18:20

    By Faranak Bakhtiari

    National glory

    Leader: I did not want to use non-Iranian vaccines, because we should respect this national honor.

    TEHRAN – Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Ali Khamenei received the first dose of the homegrown coronavirus vaccine (COVIRAN BAREKAT) on Friday, showing trust to domestic production and national capability.

  • Cov Pars to monthly produce 1m doses of vaccine 2021-06-18 18:06

    Cov Pars to monthly produce 1m doses of vaccine

    TEHRAN – One million doses of “Razi Cov Pars” vaccine will be produced each month as of September, deputy head of the Razi Vaccine and Serum Research Institute has announced.

  • COVIRAN vaccine receives public use license 2021-06-14 17:21

    COVIRAN vaccine receives public use license

    TEHRAN – Homegrown COVIRAN BAREKAT vaccine has received the license for public use, Health Minister Saeed Namaki announced on Monday.

  • Fakhra vaccine 2021-06-09 17:49

    Fakhra vaccine begins second human trial

    TEHRAN – The second phase of the Fakhra vaccine’s human trial started on Wednesday by being administrated to 500 volunteers.

  • COVIRAN vaccine closer to completing human trials 2021-06-08 13:30

    COVIRAN vaccine closer to completing human trials

    TEHRAN – Eight thousand volunteers in four cities will receive the first dose of the COVIRAN vaccine on June 10, moving toward completing the third phase of human testing.

  • COVID-19 inoculation to rollout by homegrown vaccine this week 2021-05-31 16:54

    COVID-19 inoculation to rollout by homegrown vaccine this week

    TEHRAN – Health Minister Saeed Namaki announced that immunization against coronavirus by the domestic vaccine (COVIRAN BAREKAT) will start by the next week, ISNA reported on Monday.

  • Iran-Cuba vaccine to complete clinical trials by mid-June 2021-05-30 17:40

    Iran-Cuba vaccine to complete clinical trials by mid-June

    TEHRAN – Soberana-02 COVID-19 vaccine jointly developed by Iran and Cuba will complete clinical trials by mid-June by being administered to 24,000 Iranians.

  • Razi Cov Pars enters second clinical trial phase 2021-05-28 16:38

    Razi Cov Pars enters second clinical trial phase

    TEHRAN – The second Iranian-made coronavirus vaccine, named Razi Cov Pars, started the second phase of the human trial on Friday by being administrated to 500 people.

  • National campaign to ease water stress in 4 provinces 2021-05-18 18:54

    No COVID-19 vaccine export until domestic need is met

    TEHRAN – No homegrown COVID-19 vaccine will be exported until the domestic need is fully met, although several countries have asked for purchasing the COVIRAN BAREKAT vaccine, Mohammad Mokhber, the head of the Headquarters for Executing the Order of the Imam, has said.

  • Iran receives second shipment of COVAX vaccines 2021-05-17 17:44

    Iran receives second shipment of COVAX vaccines

    TEHRAN – Iran has received the second batch of the COVID-19 vaccine from the COVAX facility on Sunday.

  • Iran to likely receive 10m doses of COVID-19 vaccine by early June 2021-05-10 20:00

    Iran to likely receive 10m doses of COVID-19 vaccine by early June

    TEHRAN – Iran will receive about 10 million doses of COVID-19 vaccine by early June if the supply process goes on according to schedule, Sadeq Tabrizi, a health ministry official, said on Monday.

  • ICRC asked to provide 2m COVID-19 vaccines for Afghan refugees 2021-05-09 17:12

    Iran asks ICRC to provide 2m COVID-19 vaccines for Afghan refugees

    TEHRAN – The Iranian Red Crescent Society (IRCS) has asked the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) to provide 2 million doses of coronavirus vaccine to be used for Afghan refugees.

  • Fakhra vaccine completes first phase of human trial 2021-05-05 16:45

    Fakhra vaccine completes first phase of human trial

    TEHRAN – The first phase of the Fakhra vaccine’s human trial has been completed successfully and the second phase will start after the final analysis.

  • Iran imports 1m doses of COVID-19 vaccine from China 2021-05-02 17:41

    Iran imports 1m doses of COVID-19 vaccine from China

    TEHRAN – Iran received the largest shipment of coronavirus vaccine, containing 1 million doses, from China on Sunday, IRNA reported.

  • Iran among pioneers in COVID-19 vaccine development 2021-04-25 16:20

    By Faranak Bakhtiari

    Iran among pioneers in COVID-19 vaccine development

    TEHRAN – Iran is among the first countries which started developing a vaccine against coronavirus, and now four companies are endeavoring to release their products by September and inoculate the whole population.

  • Over 200,000 passengers tested for COVID-19 at borders 2021-04-24 19:00

    Over 200,000 passengers tested for COVID-19 at borders

    TEHRAN – Some 200,081 passengers have so far been screened for coronavirus by thermal tests at the country's official borders since March 10, Mehdi Valipour, head of Relief and Rescue Organization affiliated to the Iranian Red Crescent Society (IRCS), has stated.

  • COVID-19 vaccination system to be launched 2021-04-24 18:02

    COVID-19 vaccination system to be launched

    TEHRAN – A comprehensive system will be launched in the country for coronavirus vaccination of the whole population, Alireza Raeisi, spokesman for the National Headquarters for Coronavirus Control, announced on Saturday.

  • COVIRAN vaccine starts third phase of human trial 2021-04-21 17:57

    COVIRAN vaccine starts third phase of human trial

    TEHRAN – COVIRAN BAREKAT, the first coronavirus vaccine made by Iranian researchers, started the third phase of the human trial, Mostafa Qanei, secretary of the biotechnology development office of the Vice Presidency for Science and Technology, announced.

  • Cov Pars 2021-04-06 17:07

    Second Iranian COVID-19 vaccine to be mass-produced in August

    TEHRAN – The second Iranian coronavirus vaccine, Razi Cov Pars, which started the clinical trial on February 27, will be mass-produced in early August, ISNA report on Tuesday.

  • First batch of COVAX vaccine arrives in Tehran 2021-04-05 18:15

    First batch of COVAX vaccine arrives in Tehran

    TEHRAN – The first shipment of the COVAX vaccine was delivered to Iran on Sunday, Food and Drug Administration spokesman Kianoush Jahanpour said.

  • Iran unveils, tests new COVID-19 vaccine 2021-03-16 12:20

    Iran unveils, tests new COVID-19 vaccine

    Fakhra vaccine is named after martyred nuclear scientist Mohsen Fakhrizadeh

    TEHRAN – Fakhra vaccine, named after martyred nuclear scientist Mohsen Fakhrizadeh, was unveiled and started the clinical trial on Tuesday, IRNA reported.

  • COVIRAN BAREKAT 2021-03-15 19:09

    Iran starts mass-production of homegrown coronavirus vaccine

    TEHRAN – COVIRAN BAREKAT, the first coronavirus vaccine made by researchers at the Headquarters for Executing the Order of the Imam, started to be mass-produced on Monday, ISNA reported.