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Novavax Gets $1.6 Billion for Coronavirus Vaccine From Operation Warp Speed

Novavax Gets $1.6 Billion for Coronavirus Vaccine From Operation Warp Speed

Novavax Gets $1.6 Billion for Coronavirus Vaccine From Operation Warp Speed Novavax Gets $1.6 Billion for Coronavirus Vaccine From Operation Warp Speed The federal government will pay the vaccine maker Novavax $1.6 billion to expedite the development of a coronavirus vaccine. It’s the largest deal to date from Operation Warp Speed, the sprawling federal effort to make coronavirus vaccines and …

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Coronavirus Vaccine, Vladimir Putin, TikTok: Your Tuesday Briefing

Coronavirus Vaccine, Vladimir Putin, TikTok: Your Tuesday Briefing

Coronavirus Vaccine, Vladimir Putin, TikTok: Your Tuesday Briefing Coronavirus Vaccine, Vladimir Putin, TikTok: Your Tuesday Briefing (Want to get this briefing by email? Here’s the sign-up.) Good morning. We’re covering China’s experimental coronavirus vaccine, a Russian referendum during an outbreak and Reddit’s push to limit hate speech. China’s military to use experimental vaccine The World Health Organization will send a …

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Sanofi Accelerates Its Timeline for Coronavirus Vaccine Development

Sanofi Accelerates Its Timeline for Coronavirus Vaccine Development

Sanofi Accelerates Its Timeline for Coronavirus Vaccine Development Sanofi Accelerates Its Timeline for Coronavirus Vaccine Development After lagging behind its competitors in starting clinical trials, the French drugmaker Sanofi has announced plans to speed a vaccine development timeline that could yield approval from regulatory authorities sometime next year, perhaps in the first half of 2021, the company announced on Tuesday. …

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Desperate for Any Coronavirus Care, Afghans Flock to Herbalist’s ‘Vaccine’

Desperate for Any Coronavirus Care, Afghans Flock to Herbalist’s ‘Vaccine’

Desperate for Any Coronavirus Care, Afghans Flock to Herbalist’s ‘Vaccine’ Desperate for Any Coronavirus Care, Afghans Flock to Herbalist’s ‘Vaccine’ Afghanistan’s health system, largely dependent on foreign aid, has been overwhelmed, and official numbers are seen as an indication of a widening catastrophe. Source link

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Guaranteed Ingredient in Any Coronavirus Vaccine? Thousands of Volunteers

Guaranteed Ingredient in Any Coronavirus Vaccine? Thousands of Volunteers

Guaranteed Ingredient in Any Coronavirus Vaccine? Thousands of Volunteers Guaranteed Ingredient in Any Coronavirus Vaccine? Thousands of Volunteers Two sisters in Missouri were among the first to have an unproven coronavirus vaccine injected in their bodies. If it makes it to market, it would also be the first DNA vaccine for any disease. Source link

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Coronavirus Live Updates: Race for Vaccine Aims for Next Year

Coronavirus Live Updates: U.S. Sends Two Million Hydroxychloroquine Doses to Brazil

Coronavirus Live Updates: Race for Vaccine Aims for Next Year Coronavirus Live Updates: Race for Vaccine Aims for Next Year Tracking the search for a vaccine. Researchers around the world are developing more than 125 vaccines against the coronavirus. Vaccines typically require years of research and testing before reaching the clinic, but scientists are hoping to produce a safe and …

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Trump Narrows Search for Coronavirus Vaccine to Five Firms

Trump Narrows Search for Coronavirus Vaccine to Five Firms

Trump Narrows Search for Coronavirus Vaccine to Five Firms Trump Narrows Search for Coronavirus Vaccine to Five Firms While Johnson & Johnson has said it would begin Phase I trials by September at the latest, that now appears likely to be sped up considerably, officials said. Phase I focuses on testing for safety, a particularly important factor for vaccines since …

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U.K. Lab to Sidestep Drug Industry to Sell Potential Virus Vaccine

U.K. Lab to Sidestep Drug Industry to Sell Potential Virus Vaccine

U.K. Lab to Sidestep Drug Industry to Sell Potential Virus Vaccine U.K. Lab to Sidestep Drug Industry to Sell Potential Virus Vaccine LONDON — A prominent British laboratory is forming a special partnership that would sidestep the drug industry to sell a potential vaccine against the coronavirus without profits or licensing fees in Britain and in low- and middle-income countries. …

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Tests for Coronavirus Vaccine Need This Ingredient: Horseshoe Crabs

Tests for Coronavirus Vaccine Need This Ingredient: Horseshoe Crabs

Tests for Coronavirus Vaccine Need This Ingredient: Horseshoe Crabs Tests for Coronavirus Vaccine Need This Ingredient: Horseshoe Crabs For decades, drug companies have depended on a component in the blood of the horseshoe crab to test injectable medicines, including vaccines, for dangerous bacterial contaminants called endotoxins. Conservationists and some businesses have pushed for wide acceptance of an alternative test, to …

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Hoping for a Covid Vaccine and Recalling the One for Smallpox

Hoping for a Covid Vaccine and Recalling the One for Smallpox

Hoping for a Covid Vaccine and Recalling the One for Smallpox Hoping for a Covid Vaccine and Recalling the One for Smallpox As many people check the news compulsively for even the smallest positive word on vaccine development, we are at an anniversary moment in vaccine history. We are between the anniversary of the day — May 14, 1796 — …

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