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Infectious Diseases

04 May 2020

WATCH | Hunt for Covid-19 vaccine heats up globally

About 100 research groups around the world are pursuing vaccines against the new coronavirus (Covid-19), with nearly a dozen in early stages of human trials or poised to start.

Several research groups around the world are working towards a vaccine for the new coronavirus. Some have entered the early stages of human trials. Many scientists, healthcare professionals and researchers are keen to find out if any could possibly work in a real world setting.

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