The European Commission (EC) has signed an additional contract with Moderna to supply 150 million doses of the coronavirus vaccine, Report informs via foreign media.

“Today, we secured 150 million additional doses of the Moderna vaccine. We are also securing a contract for new generation vaccines. It will give us the flexibility we need to procure adapted COVID-19 vaccines to protect people from new variants of the virus,” EC President Ursula von der Leyen tweeted.