According to the Cuban newspaper Granma, Cuba as well as the Peoples choices Republic of China simultaneously submitted the very first patent for a vaccination against COVID-19 and the many versions, which can also be useful against a few similar viruses.
Thus according Eduardo Martnez Daz, head of state BioCubaFarma Business Group, the invention was recently introduced at the National World Intellectual Property organization in China. The vaccine is the result of a partnership between the two communist republics’ biotechnology industries.
In March 2021 article printed in the British Medical Group publication The BMJ, physicians from Cuba’s Ministry of Health (MINSAP) revealed the initiative, stating that it will be situated in Yongzhou, Hunan Province.
While working on a vaccine again for the coronavirus group of viruses – that includes SARS, MERS, and the cold symptoms, and also COVID-19 – started in 2019 at Yongzhou, as per Granma, the research arose after a Chinese demand.