Why Creating a Covid-19 Vaccine Is Taking So Long
THE RACE IS on for a Covid-19 vaccine, but the pace is less hare and more tortoise. And necessarily so: Developing a vaccine that’s both effective and safe is grueling, methodical work.
“When experts optimistically say that they expect a Covid-19 vaccine by the end of 2020, they’re talking about an emergency use authorized vaccine, not a fully-approved one,” says Dr. Seema Yasmin, director of the Stanford Health Communication Initiative.
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Article Written By: Matt Simon
Original Article Posted on: 05.20.2020
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