Japan plans to purchase vaccines from British and American pharmaceutical companies

Tokyo, August 7, according to the statistics of Japan Broadcasting Association television station, as of 20:00 on the 7th, 1595 new cases of new crown were confirmed in Japan, a record high, with a total of 45889 confirmed cases and 5 new death cases, with a total of 1040 cases. According to the data, 462 new confirmed cases were reported in Tokyo on July 7, with a total of 15107 cases. There were 255 cases in Osaka Prefecture, 158 in Aichi, 140 in Fukuoka, 107 in Kanagawa and 100 in Okinawa. As of July 7, a total of 36 confirmed cases have been reported in 47 prefectures of Japan. Japan’s Ministry of health, health and labor announced on the 7th that it has reached a basic agreement with the British Pharmaceutical Company AstraZeneca. If AstraZeneca successfully develops a new crown vaccine before January 2021, it will supply 120 million vaccines to Japan from January 2021, of which 30 million will be supplied in the first batch from January to March. < p > < p > according to the statistics of the Ministry of health, health and labor on July 7, 30153 confirmed patients in Japan have been discharged from hospital or finished isolation. The total number of patients detected by polymerase chain reaction is about 962000, an increase of 23000 compared with the previous day.