250 thousand Nicaraguans will be vaccinated by the Russian vaccine for prevention of influenza produced SPbSRIVS FMBA of Russia. Campaign for vaccination of the elderly was launched in Managua on may 3, 2016.
Recall that on 26 April 2016 we have started deliveries of the Russian vaccine for prevention of influenza in Cuba and in Nicaragua. All St. Petersburg Institute of Vaccines and Serums FMBA Russia will deliver in may to Latin America about one million doses of inactivated split vaccine for the prevention of influenza.
“This event cannot be overstated. The beginning of the supply of our vaccine in Latin America is the result of great work done in the framework of the joint Russian-Nicaraguan construction project in Managua immunobiological enterprise Mechnikov S. A. We were able to create all necessary preconditions for market entry in Latin America not only SPbSRIVS and other Russian pharmaceutical companies”, — said the Director of SPbSRIVS Viktor Trukhin, who personally supervised the arrival of vaccines in country.