The United States of America bought more than 500 thousand doses, which represents the total production of July and 90% of August and September.
The European Commission is negotiating with the producing company the purchase and reservation of the medicine Remdesivir, which has been used in the fight against Covid-19, the institution announced this Wednesday, without details.
“Commissioner Kyriakides (Stella Kyriakides, from the area of Health and Food Safety) has been in multiple conversations with the producer, Gilead, including regarding her production capacity. The Commission is also currently in negotiations with Gilead to reserve doses of Remdesivir. Given the confidentiality of these talks, we cannot share any more details at this time, ”Stefan de Keersmaecker, spokesman for the European Commission, responsible for public health, told Lusa.
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