Science

21 March, 2021 China and Cuba develop vaccine against several SARS-CoV-2 strains

China and Cuba are developing a vaccine against several SARS-CoV-2 variants. According to the Xinhua news agency, Chinese scientists and Cuban experts of the Center for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology (CIGB) in Havana are developing the product in a facility opened in the city of Yongzhou, Hunan province (center), for research between both countries.

13 March, 2021 Cuba’s vaccine supplements phase III in Iran

Cuba’s anti-Covid-19 vaccine candidate Soberana 02 (Spanish for ‘sovereign’) is supplementing phase III of its clinical trials in Iran with the arrival of 100,000 doses in that country, BioCubaFarma announced on Friday in this capital.

11 March, 2021 Serbian media highlight Cuban vaccine candidates

Numerous Serbian media today showed Cuba’s progress in developing vaccine candidates against Covid-19 called Soberana 01 and 02, Abdala, Mambisa and Soberana Plus, as well as the ongoing trials.

8 January, 2021 Cuba will administer Nasalferon to travelers and families

Cuba will start administering Nasalferon, a drug produced by the country’s biotechnology industry, to travelers and their relatives in order to prevent the replication of the SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus, and strengthen their immune system.

29 December, 2020 Diaz-Canel praises achievements of Cuban scientists

Havana city, Cuba.- The president of Cuba, Miguel Díaz-Canel, praised today the work of the island’s scientists involved in obtaining vaccines against Covid-19, newspaper Granma reported today in its digital version. During his third visit to the Finlay Vaccine Institute (IFV), this Monday, the president was informed about the state of progress of the Sovereign […]