The Ministry of Health urgently authorizes the Sinopharm anti-Covid19 vaccine
Rabat – The Ministry of Health has announced that it has urgently authorized the Sinopharm vaccine against Covid-19, after the opinion of the National Advisory Commission for the authorization of anti-Coronavirus vaccines.
The national advisory commission held a meeting on Friday to complete the assessment of the technical dossier for the Chinese Sinopharm vaccine that it has been examining for weeks, based on the scientific and technical data provided by the Chinese laboratory to the commission, the ministry said. in a press release.
After analysis of these scientific and technical data relating to the manufacturing process, the nature of the laboratory analyzes on the raw material and the vaccine itself as well as on the pre-clinical data and the results of clinical studies, the National Advisory Commission unanimously concluded that the Sinopharm vaccine complied with international standards and WHO recommendations in this area.
“Therefore, this vaccine meets all the conditions of quality, efficacy and safety, and has no potential side effects,” said the statement, saying that this opens the way for the Chinese laboratory “Sinopharm” to obtain an emergency authorization for a period of 12 months.
Last modification: January 22, 2021