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Brazil regulator Anvisa concludes certification of four COVID-19 shot producers - statement

by Reuters
Tuesday, 30 March 2021 14:47 GMT

SAO PAULO, March 30 (Reuters) - Brazilian regulator Anvisa said in a statement on Tuesday that it has concluded the certification process of four companies involved in the production of COVID-19 vaccines ahead of their potential distribution in Brazil.

Three of the units certified belong to the Johnson & Johnson group, and one unit is part of Brazilian drugmaker União Química, which has an agreement to produce Russia's Sputnik V shot locally, the statement said. (Reporting by Eduardo Simões Writing by Ana Mano)

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