RDIF CEO: Russia in terms with India to produce Sputnik V

RDIF CEO | Russia in terms with India to produce Sputnik V Vaccine

The CEO of the Russian Direct Investment Fund (RDIF), Kirill Dmitriev said that Russia is looking for a partnership with India for producing.

Earlier Russian President ‘Vladimir Putin’ had announced that Russia has produced the Corona virus vaccine which works quite effectively and also forms a ‘stable immunity’ against the disease. He had also mentioned that the vaccine was also tested on his daughter who was tested positive and just got minor fever after the vaccine.

Sputnik V has been developed by Gamaleya Research Institute of Epidemiology and Microbiology along with RDIF, though the vaccine has not been tested in Phase 3.

He addressed the press saying several nations are interested in the production of the the vaccine from countries in Latin America, Asia and the Middle East.

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“The production of the vaccine is a very important issue. Currently, we are looking for a partnership with India. We believe that they are capable of producing the Gamaleya vaccine and it is very important to say that those partnership to produce the vaccine will enable us to cover the demand that we have.” said Kirill Dmitriev.

-PTC News