Havana - A single dose of Cuba's vaccine candidate Soberana Plus can protect people against Covid-19 reinfection and improve their immune response to variants of the SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus, health authorities announced on Monday.
Havana - Cuba currently presents a complex epidemiological situation, but the preparation prior to the Covid-19 pandemic made possible to avoid the collapse of the health system in the face of the third outbreak, authorities said.
Brussels - Solidarity organizations and Cuban residents in European countries carry out a campaign to send a container to Cuba with supplies intended to support immunization against Covid-19, said Reynaldo Romero, project coordinator today.
Havana - Cuba reported on Thursday 914 new cases of Covid-19, one death in the last 24 hours due to the disease, and 1,070 medical discharges.
Havana - Cuba currently shows encouraging results in the clinical trial with the vaccine candidate Soberana 01B, a proposal to immunize Covid-19 convalescent patients and, due to its effectiveness, could soon initiate Phase II.
Havana - Five genetic variants and six mutational patterns of SARS-CoV-2, the pathogen that causes Covid-19, are currently circulating in Cuba, health authorities informed.
Paris - Cuba's permanent representative to UNESCO, Yahima Esquivel, on Monday denounced the impact of the US economic, commercial and financial blockade against her country in the sphere of competence of the multilateral organization.Read More
Havana - Some 250 Cuban and foreign writers, representing 40 nations, will participate in the International Poetry Festival that will be held online from May 25th through the 30th from Havana.
Organized by the CubaPoesía cultural center, the National Association of Writers and Artists (UNEAC), the Cuban Book Institute and the Cuban Ministry of Culture, the event is presided over by Cuban National Literature Prize laureate Nancy Morejón.Read More
Although theater dance groups and soloists were in charge of giving notable life to the XIV edition of El Carnaval de la Escena event, based in Caimito, creators of all the demonstrations joined this online event, which had the participation of representatives from Mexico, Ecuador, Colombia and the host nation, also represented by Teatro del Estro, from Mayabeque province.Read More