09 July 2020 – Spain joins Moderna in the production process of COVID-19 vaccine

Type of Intervention: Specific Action
Sectors Involved: Health
Level of Jurisdiction: National
Lead People/Agency: Ministry of Health and the Spanish Agency for Medication and Health Products (Spanish acronym: AEMPS)

Overview: Spain to form part of the production process of the vaccine against COVID-19 being developed by the company Moderna
The United States pharmaceutical company Moderna announced that the Rovi Pharma Industrial Services plant located in Madrid will provide its capacity to fill and finish vaccine vials that the company wishes to commercialise to supply markets outside of the United States as of 2021
Full details here: https://www.mscbs.gob.es/en/gabinete/notasPrensa.do?id=4998

Type of Justification: Advice of INTERNAL government advisory committee or group
Source of Evidence or Justification: National – academic, National – government, International – academic, International – other, United States pharmaceutical company Moderna