Turkey’s President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan has commended his country for gaining incredible ground in COVID-19 vaccine and drugs.
Erdoğan was speaking at the initiation function of TÜBITAK Centers of Excellence and Kocaeli University Health Facilities and Research Center in Gebze on Sunday, August 9, 2020.
He said this noteworthy progress in creating antibodies and drugs against COVID-19 was made conceivable by the joint effort with the state, private sector and colleges.
As indicated by the President, Turkey is now the third country after the U.S. and China to develop vaccines locally as per the World Health Organization (WHO).
He further expressed that the COVID-19 Turkey Platform, which is established by Tübitak, is right now taking a shot at eight distinct vaccines and 10 diverse medication ventures for COVID-19.
The vaccine was utilized in testing animals and it came out successful, and has now been started on humans clinically.
In the interim, Turkey has so far affirmed 239,622 cases and 222,656 recuperations from the novel coronavirus, with the loss of life standing at 5,829.
The US, Brazil, India, and Russia are at present the most noticeably terrible hit countries in the world.