A local vaccination meeting was held at the with Turkish Vice President


Preparations for phase III applications, current capacity and plans for mass production were discussed in a “Local Vaccine Studies Assessment Meeting” chaired by Vice President Fouad Aktay.

In the presence of the committee:

Vice President of the Health and Food Policy Council, Dr. Serkan Topoglu

Assistant Deputy Minister of Health, Dr. Tolga Tolunay

Head of TUBİTAK, Dr Hassan Mandal

TÜSEB President, Dr. Hadar Erhan Akdoğan

In addition to officials from the Ministry of Health and the Turkish Medicines and Medical Devices Agency.


The current situation is discussed in vaccine studies

At the meeting, which was held a month ago, with the participation of Minister of Health Fakhruddin Kuja and Minister of Industry and Technology Mustafa Varank.

Procedures related to local vaccination studies were discussed, and in the assessments conducted today, the current status of the subjects being followed was reviewed.

In this context, the stage that candidates for local vaccines have reached was discussed.

In addition to preparations for third-phase applications, current capacity, and plans for mass production at the meeting.

And at the meeting, the isolation processes for new COVID-19 variants were reviewed and made available to researchers.

Local drug development processes for use in treating COVID-19 patients have also been evaluated.