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Cuba says Abdala vaccine 92.28% effective against coronavirus

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HAVANA — Cuba said on Monday its three-shot Abdala vaccine against the coronavirus had proved 92.28% effective in last-stage clinical trials.

The announcement came just days after the government said another homegrown vaccine, Soberona II, had proved 62% effective.

(Reporting by Marc Frank; Editing by Peter Cooney)