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Interior Ciencia

Havana, Sep 9 (Prensa Latina) The Cuban Institute for Research on Sugar Cane Derivatives (ICIDCA) on Wednesday reported about Verticid, a product to control whiteflies and other pests.

Washington, Sep 9 (Prensa Latina) The Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) on Wednesday insisted on the need to protect pregnant and breastfeeding mothers in the context of complex health crisis due to the Covid-19 pandemic.

Havana, Sep 9 (Prensa Latina) Cuba is advancing by leaps and bounds with its anti-Covid-19 vaccination nationwide to immunize Cuban population amid a complex global health crisis due to the pandemic.

Health authorities report increase in Covid-19 cases in CubaHavana, Sep 8 (Prensa Latina) Cuban Health Ministry reported today that the total number of people sick with Covid-19 in the country amounts to 39,629; 1,594 more than those reported yesterday.

Cuba confirmed 8,317 cases of Covid-19 and 86 deathsHavana, Sep 8 (Prensa Latina) Cuban health authorities confirmed today 8,317 new positive cases for SARS-CoV-2, the cause of Covid-19, and 86 deaths from complications with the disease.

United Nations, Sep 7 (Prensa Latina) Thanks to treatments for people living with HIV/AIDS, global deaths from this disease have recently decreased, according to the Joint UN Program on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS).

Caracas, Sep 6 (Prensa Latina) A new shipment of second doses of Russia's Sputnik V vaccine arrived in Venezuela on Monday on board of a plane of Consorcio Venezolano de Industrias Aeronauticas y Servicios Aéreos S.A. (CONVIASA).

Moscow, Sep 6 (Prensa Latina) The Russian Direct Investment Fund (RDIF) reported on Monday that the country's Sputnik Light vaccine against Covid-19 was approved for emergency use by the Ministry of Health of Armenia.

Cuba seeks to recover downward trend in Covid-19 casesHavana, Sep 6 (Prensa Latina) Following an increase in Covid-19 cases in Cuba in the last two days, health authorities are seeking to recover the downward trend reached last week.

Anti-Covid-19 drug made from blood plasma to be tested in ChinaBeijing, Sep 6 (Prensa Latina) A Chinese pharmaceutical company will begin clinical trials of a Covid-19 drug, developed from the blood plasma of patients who have recovered from that disease and vaccinated individuals, local press informed on Monday.

Vaccination begins in Cuba for ages between 12 and 18Havana, Sep 5 (Prensa Latina) The mass vaccination against Covid-19 with the Soberana 02 vaccine for ages between 12 and 18 years begins today in Cuba, and is expected to last until next November 5th, health authorities reported.