The Philippines received its first COVID-19 vaccine (CORONAVAC) shipment from China today, February 28, 2021.
You may ask!
What is the effectiveness rate of the CORONAVAC Vaccine?
The clinical trial data show that the vaccine is
- 50% effective in preventing mild symptoms.
- 78% effective against moderate symptoms, and
- 100% effective against severe symptoms.
Source: @PIADesk via Philippine Department of Health (DOH)
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