Covid-19 Vaccine by Team Thailand
On Dec 14, 2020, Mr. Anutin Chanwirakul, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Public Health revealed that the Government Pharmaceutical Organization signed a MOU with Baiya Phytopharm. Co., Ltd., a group of researchers from the Faculty of Pharmacy, Chulalongkorn University and Kingen Biotech Co., Ltd. to collaborate in developing and producing a Covid-19 vaccine, made from tobacco-leaf-based. This vaccine is regarded as a Covid-19 vaccine developed by Thai people for Thai people. If this campaign succeeds, it will provide equal access to a Covid-19 vaccine to all Thai people.