Govt hopes to produce COVID vaccines in Italy by autumn

Many firms are ready to go says statement

(Refiles, fixing typo in sub-headline) (ANSA) - ROME, MAR 3 - Industry Minister Giancarlo Giorgetti on Wednesday hosted a meeting with representatives of the pharmaceutical industry to talk about producing COVID-19 vaccines in Italy.
    The meeting also featured the head of Italian medicines agency AIFA and the nation's new COVID-19 Emergency Commissioner, Francesco Paolo Figliuolo..
    A statement by the industry ministry said many firms are ready to start producing a vaccine here.
    Giorgetti gave a mandate to the firms to identify enterprises that can help them be ready to produce vaccines before the end of the autumn. (ANSA).


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