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Price of Russian anti-COVID vaccine for other countries revealed

10:16, 03 December 2020
Price of Russian anti-COVID vaccine for other countries revealed Photo: Sergey Kiselev/Moscow

The cost of the Russian Sputnik V coronavirus vaccine will be the same for all foreign countries, Head of the Russian Direct Investment Fund (RDIF) Kirill Dmitriev said.


He said that the price of one dose will be less than $10. The drug will be available to other countries from the beginning of 2021.

The cost of the Russian Sputnik V coronavirus vaccine will be less than $10 per dose, Dmitriev said during a special session of the UN General Assembly.

He said that more than 40 countries have expressed interest in the Russian vaccine. More than 1.2 billion doses have already been ordered, he added.

NEWS.ru reported earlier that volunteers taking part in coronavirus vaccine trials shouldn’t take an antibody test on their own to keep the study clean, department head at the Jerusalem clinic Hadassah har Ha tzofim, Professor Yackov Berkun said.