Health Minister Fahrettin Koca announced that an application for emergency use has been made for TURKOVAC, the domestic vaccine that Turkey is developing. Koca stated that they hope the vaccine will be made available to the general public before the end of the year.
An important step has been taken today for TURKOVAC, the domestic vaccine that Turkey has been developing for a long time and has been testing on volunteers. Health Minister Fahrettin Koca made a statement at the 2022 Plan and Budget Commission meeting. Emergency use approval application has been made for TURKOVAC. announced.
Fahrettin Koca, in his statement, said:TURKOVAC, our domestic COVID inactivated vaccine, has applied for emergency use approval as of today.” he stated. However, TURKOVAC’s entering widespread use before the end of the year. He said he hoped. Lastly, he stated that every stage of TURKOVAC, from cell to vaccine, is developed by scientists in our country and in our country, and that he wishes the vaccine to be beneficial and auspicious for our country, our nation and the whole world.
SMA scans begin across the country:
The Ministry of Health announced about two months ago that a free SMA test program would be started for all couples before marriage. Speaking about this application, which will start in 81 provinces, Fahrettin Koca announced that they have completed their preparations. Husband across the country scans will begin before Christmasannounced that the target for SMA screening in 2022 is 90%.