Health Minister announced that he was hoping to get the vaccine before the end of the big year.
Health Minister Fahrettin Koca said, “Phase studies of vaccines originating from China and Germany are also continuing in our country. I am hoping to get the vaccine before the end of this year. Our duty is to be able to overcome this process safely ”.
Health Minister Koca attended the budget negotiations of the Ministry of Health and affiliated organizations at the TBMM Plan and Budget Committee and made a presentation to the deputies. Unlike many countries, Turkey's health system for Covidien said the pandemic outbreak as a surprise to meet her husband, "As a result of previous studies in the 2019 'National Influenza Pandemic Preparedness Plan' was prepared and published. Turkey, more cases of Covidien-19 began to take a holistic way, since the necessary risk and crisis management measures at the beginning of January 2020, including the health sector, primarily acting in a very proactive way before the outbreak in the country. An operation center was established in January, and the Coronavirus Scientific Advisory Board was established with the participation of scientists from the leading universities of our country. The entry of the disease into our country was delayed with the measures we took to take security measures at our borders, field hospitals established on our land borders, and restriction of transportation in the early period ”
Minister Koca noted the following:
“Increasing the production capacity of protective materials such as masks and overalls, producing domestic diagnostic kits and respirators, starting domestic production of drugs containing hydroxychloroquine and favipiravir used in treatment, supporting domestic vaccine studies and reaching the level of human application (Phase 1), There have been concrete steps. In addition, within the scope of humanitarian aid, protective material aid and export were made to 159 countries. A widespread contact screening (fission) was carried out to ensure that the contacts of the identified cases were found and taken into isolation. In this regard, motorized teams formed with the support of our governors and municipalities have played an important role in epidemic control. Regular follow-up of people in isolation was ensured through family physicians and call centers.
In parallel with the increase in the world Istanbul ago in Turkey, Izmir, Bursa, such as large western of starting an increasing trend in the provinces almost Noting that spread all over the country husband "Although strong thanks to our infrastructure and our devoted employees health personnel if we have been unable breasts of this increase, It has been inevitable that we resort to radical measures to stop the trend. As a matter of fact, in the cabinet meeting held yesterday, a series of decisions were taken in line with the recommendations of our Scientific Committee, ”he said.
Minister Koca pointed out that vaccination studies are carried out in many countries and said, “In parallel with the world, 16 different vaccination studies are carried out in our country. One of them successfully completed the pre-clinical period and started human trials. Meanwhile, the phase studies of vaccines originating from China and Germany will continue in our country.