Turkey's Turkovac Vaccine Expected to Be Completed by Late 2021

Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan on Tuesday (22/6) announced the phase III trial of his domestic Covid-19 vaccine. The vaccine, named Turkovac, is made with an inactivated coronavirus.

UMMATIMES - "Turkovac is expected to be ready for use by the end of this year," Erdogan said at a volunteer vaccination event from the trial.

Turkey on Tuesday recorded 6,143 additional cases of Covid-19, including 565 asymptomatic cases, according to the Health Ministry. With this, the total number of cases reached 5,381,736.