The Ministry of Health and Prevention (MoHAP) approved the fifth vaccine Moderna on July 4th in the UAE. The approval is the result of strict clinical trials and assessments.
Dr Mohamed Salim Al-Olama, Under-Secretary of MoHAP stated that “providing efficient vaccines is part of the country’s commitment to promoting an effective response to the pandemic. He emphasized that such a step is crucial to enhance the prevention and accelerate the pace of approaching the recovery phase and community immunisation.”
Dr Amin Hussein Al Amiri, Assistant Under-Secretary of the Health Regulatory Sector stated that “clinical trials have shown that the Moderna vaccine is safe and effective and is triggering an immune response, in addition to producing COVID-19 antibodies.”