Canada has become the first country to announce full approval for the “Johnson & Johnson” vaccine against the growing “corona” virus (Govt 19).
And Johnson & Johnson, the Canadian Ministry of Health, announced on Wednesday, November 24, that the vaccine has been fully approved after being licensed under a temporary injunction in the country.
The vaccine is available to citizens 18 years of age and older, according to the World News Agency.Reuters“.
Health Canada’s results are based on scientific evidence, including preliminary data from the Phase 3 ENSEMBLE study (a study evaluating a company’s vaccine candidate’s safety and efficacy in protection against mild and severe COVID-19).
It showed Studying The vaccine was 85% effective in preventing acute illness and showed protection from hospitalization and viral-related deaths 28 days after vaccination.
Matai Maman, head of Janssen Research and Development (Johnson & Johnson), said he was pleased with the Canadian Ministry of Health’s decision to approve the vaccine, considering it “an important option for people in Canada and around the world.” ”
Maadai Maman added that Canada’s approval represents the first major regulatory endorsement of the “Johnson & Johnson” vaccine, and “an important moment to recognize the commitment of everyone involved in the development of a (corona) vaccine.”
The average number of people living with HIV in Canada is 2,563 per day.
Last September, Canada announced full approval for the “Modern” and “Pfizer” vaccines, according to Reuters.