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Dr Abdul Rahman Bin Mohammad bin Nasser Al Owais, Minister of Health and Prevention, has announced that a third stage study of a possible vaccine against COVID-19 has been approved by the Ethics Committee Scientific research in Abu Dhabi and this is indeed heartening news.
The Abu Dhabi Health Services, SEHA, has started conducting new clinical trials for phase III of inactivated vaccine to combat COVID-19 and this is not only great news for the UAE but also the rest of the world.
The Department of Health Abu Dhabi in collaboration with G42 Healthcare and Abu Dhabi Health Services (SEHA) has announced the opening of a new purpose-built, walk-in registration, screening and testing facility at ADNEC for volunteers who want to participate in the world’s first clinical Phase III trial of an inactivated vaccine to combat COVID-19.
Residents of Sharjah and other emirates from ages 18 to 60 may now participate in the UAE (Abu Dhabi Health Services Corp. and G42 Healthcare)-China (Sinopharm of the government-owned China National Biotech Group) Phase III COVID19 candidate inactivated vaccine clinical trial.
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