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China approves vaccination of children and teenagers

12.06.2021 65 просмотров

The Chinese authorities have allowed to vaccinate children from the age of three years from the coronavirus.

The Chinese authorities approved the vaccination against coronavirus infection of children and adolescents from 3 to 17 years. This was announced on Friday at a briefing by the representative of the State Committee for Hygiene and Health of the People's Republic of ChinaCui Gan.

aged 18 years and older, but the relevant government departments have already approved inactivated vaccines for emergency use to immunize people aged 3 to 17 years,” Cui Gang said. According to him, the Chinese government has organized a group of experts to study and develop a specific vaccination policy for children and adolescents.

According to the latest official data, more than 845 million coronavirus vaccinations have been given to Chinese people during the mass vaccination campaign. Immunization of priority population groups in China began on December 15, 2020. During the campaign, inactivated vaccines from Sinovac and Sinopharm are widely used.

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