A COVID-19 vaccine is coming. Let’s not fumble it

Los Angeles Times Sometime in the next few months we are likely to enter the era of COVID-19 vaccines. With billions of dollars poured into the multiagency federal effort Operation Warp Speed and positive signs coming from clinical…

COVID-19 vaccine won’t be ready in weeks, nor mandatory

Adrienne Dunn CLOSE Harris says she would absolutely take a vaccine if it was recommended by public health professionals, but not if only President Trump says to. USA TODAY The claim: COVID-19 vaccine will be ready in weeks,…

Lynn Institute holding COVID-19 clinical trials in Norman, OKC | News

Reese Gorman | The Norman Transcript The race is on for a COVID-19 vaccine. With the government’s Operation Warp Speed funding numerous companies with hopes of having a vaccine ready to go by 2021, interest for clinical trials…

Arizona’s COVID-19 vaccine plan suggests who may get priority

Stephanie Innes CLOSE Pressure to create a coronavirus vaccine is increasing by the day, but for a safe vaccine to enter the market, it takes time. USA TODAY Arizona’s COVID-19 vaccine plan doesn’t say for certain who gets…

US government outlines plan to provide free coronavirus vaccine

Bitsie WASHINGTON (NewsNation Now) — The federal government outlined a plan Wednesday to make vaccines for COVID-19 available for free to all Americans. In a report to Congress and an accompanying “playbook” for states and localities, federal health…

To Find a Coronavirus Vaccine, GlaxoSmithKline Is Bonding With Its Biggest Competitors

Joseph Walker The Covid-19 pandemic is turning some fierce drug-industry foes into the best of frenemies. The pharmaceutical giant standing at the center of this team of rivals is GlaxoSmithKline GSK 0.57% PLC, the world’s largest vaccine maker…

HHS Release Redacted Moderna COVID-19 Coronavirus Vaccine Contract : Shots

NPR.org A heavily redacted supply contract between the federal government and vaccine developer Moderna, headquartered in Cambridge, Mass., was released Friday. JOSEPH PREZIOSO/AFP via Getty Images hide caption toggle caption JOSEPH PREZIOSO/AFP via Getty Images A heavily redacted…

Covid-19 Live Updates: Harrowing New Surge Rages Across America’s Heartland

nytimes Here’s what you need to know: New reported cases by day in the United States March April May June July Aug. Sept. Oct. New cases 7-day average Source: New York Times database of reports from state and…

The danger of excluding pregnant women from COVID-19 vaccine trials

HalifaxToday.ca Pregnant women are routinely excluded from clinical trials for drugs and vaccines, bioethics prof says This article, written by Angela Ballantyne, National University of Singapore and Françoise Baylis, Dalhousie University, originally appeared on The Conversation and has been…

Covid-19 vaccine trials from AstraZeneca, Johnson & Johnson to restart

Matthew Herper Two major studies of vaccines against Covid-19, both paused because of potential safety concerns, are set to restart, the companies running them said Friday. “The restart of clinical trials across the world is great news as…