Vaccine might be prepared in a yr, says European Medicines Company

Amsterdam: A vaccine for the brand new coronavirus might be authorized in a few yr’s time in an “optimistic” state of affairs, the European Medicines Company stated on Thursday.


The company’s head of vaccines, Marco Cavaleri, stated he was sceptical of claims it might be prepared by September.

“For vaccines, for the reason that improvement has to begin from scratch … we’d look from an optimistic aspect in a yr from now, so starting of 2021,” he instructed journalists.

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