Monkeypox vaccine arrived

Bern, 7.11.2022 – The Confederation received the first shipment of monkeypox vaccine on 1 November. The pharmacy of the Armed Forces will deliver the 4000 doses to the cantons of Basel-Stadt, Geneva, Vaud and Zurich from the end of the week.

A larger shipment of about 15 000 doses should follow in the next few weeks and will be distributed to all cantons. The cantons are responsible for vaccination.

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Last modification 08.11.2022

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