Hungary to get first Janssen vaccine delivery today

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Hungary will get its first delivery of a COVID-19 vaccine developed by Janssen - one that requires only a single jab - on Tuesday, the chief medical officer said at a daily press briefing on Monday, according to a report by state news wire MTI.

Dr. Cecília Müller said 28,800 doses of the vaccine would arrive on Tuesday. She added that another 248,040 doses of the BioNTech/Pfizer vaccine would be delivered on the same day. 

Hungary has ordered 4,360,000 doses of the Janssen vaccine. It has ordered 10,870,000 doses of the BioNTech/Pfizer vaccine which requires two jabs.

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