Dr. Khaled Abdel Ghaffar, Minister of Higher Education and Scientific Research, said that 3 Egyptian vaccines will be produced to counter the Corona virus before the end of 2021.
He added, during a phone call to the Al-Hekaya program on MBC Egypt, that the National Research Center has two vaccines that have been tested during the last period on various categories of animals. The first clinical trials on these vaccines will begin within a month and with the passage of between 6 and 7 months, the completion will be completed. Clinical stages and starting to address the concerned authorities to obtain the necessary approvals to start producing vaccines.
Abdul Ghaffar indicated that the ministry has another vaccine for the Corona virus that depends on the method of genetically simplified engineering in cooperation with the Ministry of Agriculture, the armed forces and universities, and it is scheduled to enter the clinical stages of the experiments within two months.
He explained that the Ministry has been working on these vaccines for a year, under the direction of the political leadership, through continuous and periodic follow-up to remove any obstacles facing research operations.
The article The Minister of Higher Education: The production of 3 Egyptian vaccines for the “Corona” virus before the end of 2021 was written in the Al-Borsa newspaper.