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Vietnam says domestic COVID vaccine may be approved for emergency use soon

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A woman receives a vaccine as Vietnam starts its official rollout of AstraZeneca's coronavirus disease (COVID-19) vaccine for health workers, at Hai Duong Hospital for Tropical Diseases, Hai Duong province, Vietnam, March 8, 2021. REUTERS/Thanh Hue

HANOI, July 22 (Reuters) - Vietnam may approve a domestically produced COVID-19 vaccine, based on recombinant DNA/protein technology, for emergency use soon, the government said in a statement on Thursday.

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