Fauci confident U.S. could have coronavirus vaccine by December

Fauci confident U.S. could have coronavirus vaccine by December

It is “conceivable” that the U.S. could begin to roll out a coronavirus vaccine by December, the White House’s top infectious disease expert said Friday. Dr. Anthony Fauci predicted in January that a vaccine could be ready in 12 to 18 months. In an...
US gives AstraZenena $1 billion for Oxford vaccine

US gives AstraZenena $1 billion for Oxford vaccine

AstraZeneca, South San Francisco, California, April 11, 2020. Smith Collection/Gado/Getty Images AstraZeneca has received more than $1 billion from the U.S. Health Department’s Biomedical Advanced Research and Development Authority (BARDA) to develop a...
Early trials for Singapore coronavirus vaccine could come next month

Early trials for Singapore coronavirus vaccine could come next month

Scientists in Singapore are developing a vaccine for the coronavirus, with hopes that early-stage clinical trials could come as soon as next month, according to a professor at Duke-NUS Medical School. Researchers at Duke-NUS Medical School are currently working on a...