A woman is injected with a dose of the Sinovac Covid-19 vaccine in Santiago, Chile. File photo: AP A woman is injected with a dose of the Sinovac Covid-19 vaccine in Santiago, Chile. File photo: AP
A woman is injected with a dose of the Sinovac Covid-19 vaccine in Santiago, Chile. File photo: AP

Chile says China’s Sinovac coronavirus vaccine 67 per cent effective against symptomatic infection

  • A Chilean health ministry study also found the shot was 80 per cent effective at preventing deaths from the disease
  • This is the first such evidence showing how well the Chinese jab can protect against Covid-19 after it’s been widely used in a population

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
A woman is injected with a dose of the Sinovac Covid-19 vaccine in Santiago, Chile. File photo: AP A woman is injected with a dose of the Sinovac Covid-19 vaccine in Santiago, Chile. File photo: AP
A woman is injected with a dose of the Sinovac Covid-19 vaccine in Santiago, Chile. File photo: AP
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