Amid a brand-new record variety of Covid -19 deaths, Russia has actually authorized its 5th vaccine versus the infection, the Interfax company reported on Thursday night.
The vaccine EpiVacCorona-N has actually been contributed to the State Register of Medicines.
It was established at the Vector research study centre in the Siberian city of Novosibirsk.
On Thursday, authorities reported 820 virus-related deaths across the country in one day, a record because the pandemic started.
Russia has a population of around 146 million individuals.