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Peru's Health Minister, Oscar Ugarte, has expressed an interest in the investigations and development of Cuban vaccines against the COVID-19 pandemic.
The Peruvian Minister of Health, Óscar Ugarte, has expressed interest in the Cuban vaccine Soberana 02 against Covid-19 and welcomed the announcement that it may be available internationally in the coming months.
When asked by journalist Nicolás Lúcar, Ugarte referred to the subject brought up by media outlet Exitosa regarding Cuban vaccines, made last Saturday by the Finlay Institute director for research and production of vaccines, Vicente Vérez.
"We know the quality of the products that Cuba produces in terms of medicines and vaccines," said the minister, adding that "with all certainty, a negotiation will also be opened with the Cubans" on the acquisition of Soberana 02.
����#ENVIVO | Ministro Ugarte sobre vacunas contra la covid-19 de Cuba: "Con toda seguridad se abrirá una negociación con los cubanos cuando las vacunas se oferten. El Perú está abierto a todas las negociaciones".