1. Oxford's Covid-19 vaccine - which has a SA business connection - is 'progressing very well'  Business Insider South Africa
  2. Oxford expands virus vaccine trial to older adults and children  TimesLIVE
  3. British coronavirus vaccine starts human trials in 10,000 sample  Business Day
  4. AstraZeneca Is Caught Up in Delicate Vaccine Politics  Bloomberg
  5. AstraZeneca gets over $1 billion from US to fund coronavirus vaccine  Fin24
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Researchers at Oxford University said Friday that they would move on to the next phase of testing, expanding its test from 1,000 to some 10,000 more.Researchers at Oxford University said Friday that they would move on to the next phase of testing, expanding its test from 1,000 to some 10,000 more.

Oxford's Covid-19 vaccine - which has a SA business connection - is 'progressing very well'

Oxford University said on Friday it is recruiting thousands of volunteers for the next phase in human trials of a coronavirus vaccine that it says are "progressing very well".Oxford University said on Friday it is recruiting thousands of volunteers for the next phase in human trials of a coronavirus vaccine that it says are "progressing very well".

Oxford expands virus vaccine trial to older adults and children

The move to human trials has been fast-tracked as at least eight firms, according to the WHO, are working to find a reliable and safe vaccineThe move to human trials has been fast-tracked as at least eight firms, according to the WHO, are working to find a reliable and safe vaccine

British coronavirus vaccine starts human trials in 10,000 sample

British pharmaceuticals group AstraZeneca on Thursday said it had secured more than $1 billion from the United States to help fund production of its coronavirus vaccine.British pharmaceuticals group AstraZeneca on Thursday said it had secured more than $1 billion from the United States to help fund production of its coronavirus vaccine.

AstraZeneca gets over $1 billion from US to fund coronavirus vaccine | Fin24

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Poor communication from Jonas Salk and lax regulation led to unecessary suffering in the polio vaccine rush. Trump may be repeating the same mistakes.Poor communication from Jonas Salk and lax regulation led to unecessary suffering in the polio vaccine rush. Trump may be repeating the same mistakes.

Epidemiologist warns: Trump's vaccine push may be dangerous - Los Angeles Times

It seems some Americans are confused about President Donald Trump’s extremely strong and very powerful national response to the coronavirus pandemic. That confusion is understandable, as many Americans are not used to having a president who, by his own expert account, has “a very, very large brain” and also has “the best words.”It seems some Americans are confused about President Donald Trump’s extremely strong and very powerful national response to the coronavirus pandemic. That confusion is understandable, as many Americans are not used to having a president who, by his own expert account, has “a very, very large brain” and also has “the best words.”

Column: Trump’s coronavirus response has been brilliant. Here’s what you don’t understand. - Chicago Tribune

Trials are an immense undertaking involving tens of thousands of participants. They’re likely to start this summer — but don’t expect quick results. And what’s a successful result, anyway?Trials are an immense undertaking involving tens of thousands of participants. They’re likely to start this summer — but don’t expect quick results. And what’s a successful result, anyway?

Analysis: Get Ready For The Vaccine — They’re Never Simple | Kaiser Health News

Trials are an immense undertaking involving tens of thousands of participants. They’re likely to start this summer — but don’t expect quick results. And what’s a successful result, anyway?

Analysis: Get Ready For The Vaccine — They’re Never Simple – Kaiser Health News

“This is what our government is paying to develop a COVID19 vaccine: - $1.2 billion to AstraZeneca - $483 million to Moderna - $500 million to Johnson & Johnson - $30 million to Sanofi Once a vaccine is approved by the FDA, it must be available to all for free. No profiteering.”

Bernie Sanders on Twitter: "This is what our government is paying to develop a COVID19 vaccine: - $1.2 billion to AstraZeneca - $483 million to Moderna - $500 million to Johnson & Johnson - $30 million to Sanofi Once a vaccine is approved by the FDA, it must be available to all for free. No profiteering."

“Oxford, AstraZeneca begin advanced trials of Covid vaccine @LauermanJohn reports https://t.co/baA6VZECin”

Shekhar Gupta on Twitter: "Oxford, AstraZeneca begin advanced trials of Covid vaccine @LauermanJohn reports https://t.co/baA6VZECin"

“$JNJ Chinese Covid-19 Vaccine Trial Results Are a Good Sign for J&J and AstraZeneca’s Efforts https://t.co/u2qIOVySFY”

Ophir Gottlieb on Twitter: "$JNJ Chinese Covid-19 Vaccine Trial Results Are a Good Sign for J&J and AstraZeneca’s Efforts https://t.co/u2qIOVySFY"

“US provides AstraZeneca with $1 billion for COVID-19 vaccine #GeoNews”

Geo English on Twitter: "US provides AstraZeneca with $1 billion for COVID-19 vaccine #GeoNews"

Anthony Fauci cautioned Wednesday that using the name 'Operation Warp Speed' to prioritize the initiative to get a vaccine approved for coronavirus could embolden the anti-vaccine movement.Anthony Fauci cautioned Wednesday that using the name 'Operation Warp Speed' to prioritize the initiative to get a vaccine approved for coronavirus could embolden the anti-vaccine movement.

Fauci fears anti-vaxxers will exploit 'Operation Warp Speed' | Daily Mail Online

THE US has purchased around 300 million COVID-19 vaccines from AsteaZeneca.THE US has purchased around 300 million COVID-19 vaccines from AsteaZeneca.

Coronavirus US: 300 million AstraZeneca vaccines bought | World | News | Express.co.uk

Receives supply agreements for 400m doses.Receives supply agreements for 400m doses.

AstraZeneca gets $1bn from US to make Oxford vaccine - Moneyweb

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Skeptics are questioning the biotech's recent coronavirus vaccine-related announcements.Skeptics are questioning the biotech's recent coronavirus vaccine-related announcements.

Why Moderna Stock Dropped Thursday | The Motley Fool

Slaoui, an immunologist has already developed 24 vaccines to combat Ebola, malaria and abdominal infections - Anadolu AgencySlaoui, an immunologist has already developed 24 vaccines to combat Ebola, malaria and abdominal infections - Anadolu Agency

Trump’s vaccine chief has a Moroccan background

The London Economic |"That is going to mean a lot of elderly are going to die and those with heart conditions and diabetes and other risk factors.' | NewsThe London Economic |"That is going to mean a lot of elderly are going to die and those with heart conditions and diabetes and other risk factors.' | News

Herd immunity without vaccine or treatment is a 'Darwinian policy'

British researchers testing an experimental vaccine against the new coronavirus are moving into advanced studies and aim to immunize more than 10,000 peoplBritish researchers testing an experimental vaccine against the new coronavirus are moving into advanced studies and aim to immunize more than 10,000 peopl

U.K.'s COVID-19 Study Aims to Vaccinate More Than 10,000 | Hamodia.com

British researchers testing an experimental vaccine against the new coronavirus are moving into advanced studies and aim to immunize more than 10,000 people to determine if the shot works.

UK to start huge vaccine test; China reports promising hints (Update)

AstraZeneca plc (NYSE: AZN), which is collaborating with the Oxford University to develop a vaccine for SARS-CoV-2, announced Thursday a funding ...AstraZeneca plc (NYSE: AZN), which is collaborating with the Oxford University to develop a vaccine for SARS-CoV-2, announced Thursday a funding commitment from the U.S....

Astrazeneca PLC (NYSE:AZN) - AstraZeneca Receives Over $1B In BARDA Funding For Coronavirus Vaccine | Benzinga

US secures 300 million. Read more at straitstimes.com.World News -US secures 300 million. Read more at straitstimes.com.

In Brief: US secures 300 million possible vaccine doses, World News & Top Stories - The Straits Times

AstraZeneca agrees deals to deliver at least 400 million doses of a Covid-19 vaccine, providing it works.AstraZeneca agrees deals to deliver at least 400 million doses of a Covid-19 vaccine, providing it works.

Coronavirus: AstraZeneca ready to supply potential vaccine in September - BBC News

An update on AstraZeneca’s COVID-19 vaccine candidate, AZD1222, reveals the firm has secured capacity to make one billion doses, with the first deliveries plann

First 400 million COVID-19 vaccine doses earmarked for UK and USA

AstraZeneca is partnering with University of Oxford to develop and distribute a vaccine being trialled in the UKAstraZeneca is partnering with University of Oxford to develop and distribute a vaccine being trialled in the UK

US provides AstraZeneca with $1 billion for COVID-19 vaccine

A coronavirus vaccine tested for the first time in humans is safe and induces a rapid immune response, researchers at China's CanSino Biologics Inc reported on Friday in The Lancet medical journal. A coronavirus vaccine tested for the first time in humans is safe and induces a rapid immune response, researchers at China's CanSino Biologics Inc reported on Friday in The Lancet medical journal.

Only days after Moderna reported positive early results for its potential COVID-19 vaccine, AstraZeneca has stolen the spotlight back. On Thursday, the U.K. drug giant scored a $1 billion contribution from the United States for development, production and delivery of its potential shot starting this fall. Only days after Moderna reported positive early results for its potential COVID-19 vaccine, AstraZeneca has stolen the spotlight back. On Thursday, the U.K. drug giant scored a $1 billion contribution from the United States for development, production and delivery of its potential shot starting this fall. 

AstraZeneca scores $1.2B from U.S., signs up to deliver hundreds of millions of COVID-19 vaccines | FiercePharma

UK News: LONDON: Clinical trials to test Oxford University’s new vaccine for Covid-19 are “progressing very well”, the head of the Oxford Vaccine Group (OVG) s.UK News: LONDON: Clinical trials to test Oxford University’s new vaccine for Covid-19 are “progressing very well”, the head of the Oxford Vaccine Group (OVG) s.

Oxford vaccine clinical trials are 'going well' - Times of India

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As states continue to reopen after weeks-long shutdowns shuttered businesses, the number of unemployed Americans continues to rise. On Thursday, the Labor...As states continue to reopen after weeks-long shutdowns shuttered businesses, the number of unemployed Americans continues to rise. On Thursday, the Labor Department announced 2.4 million people sought jobless benefits last week, bringing the total to nearly 39 million in the past two months.

US Virus Updates: CDC Releases Guidelines for ‘Communities of Faith’; Study Sounds Alarm on Malaria Drug – NBC 6 South Florida

Biotech companies and drugmakers are speeding up development of a vaccine for COVID-19. This has seen many big players joining forces to come up with a treatment.Biotech companies and drugmakers are speeding up development of a vaccine for COVID-19. This has seen many big players joining forces to come up with a treatment.

Coronavirus Vaccine Race Pushes Up Pharma Giants' Production

If and when the vaccine becomes available, the first 400 million doses go to AmericaIf and when the vaccine becomes available, the first 400 million doses go to America

The coronavirus vaccine race delivers more promising news, as the US invested $1.2 billion to speed up development and secure 300 million doses for the breakthrough Oxford candidate.The coronavirus vaccine race delivers more promising news, as the US invested $1.2 billion to speed up development and secure 300 million doses for the breakthrough Oxford candidate. The novel coro…

US secures 300M doses of coronavirus vaccine candidate from Oxford – BGR

Drugmaker says it is capable of producing 1 billion doses of the AZD1222 vaccineDrugmaker says it is capable of producing 1 billion doses of the AZD1222 vaccine

Coronavirus: AstraZeneca ready to supply potential vaccine in September | World – Gulf News

AstraZeneca Plc said on Thursday it had received the first agreements to supply at least 400 million doses of the COVID-19 vaccine it is developing with the University of Oxford.AstraZeneca Plc said on Thursday it had received the first agreements to supply at least 400 million doses of the COVID-19 vaccine it is developing with the University of Oxford.

AstraZeneca gets first supply agreements for COVID-19 vaccine - Reuters

About 10,000 people are due to receive the Oxford vaccine at sites around the country as trials move into their final phases.The announcement that scientists are recruiting volunteers en masseAbout 10,000 people are due to receive the Oxford vaccine at sites around the country as trials move into their final phases.The announcement that scientists are recruiting volunteers en masse

THE United States has secured almost a third of AstraZeneca's one billion possible Covid-19 vaccine doses by pledging up to US$1.2 billion, as the world's biggest powers scramble for medicinal supplies to get their economies back to work. Read more at The Business Times.THE United States has secured almost a third of AstraZeneca's one billion possible Covid-19 vaccine doses by pledging up to US$1.2 billion, as the world's biggest powers scramble for medicinal

US secures 300 million doses of potential Covid-19 vaccine, Government & Economy - THE BUSINESS TIMES

AstraZeneca secures orders for COVID-19 vaccineAstraZeneca secures orders for COVID-19 vaccine

AstraZeneca secures orders for COVID-19 vacci... | Taiwan News

Britain has the world's second-highest death toll in the coronavirus pandemic, and has faced sustained criticism for its response to the outbreak.Britain has the world's second-highest death toll in the coronavirus pandemic, and has faced sustained criticism for its response to the outbreak.

Virus-stung UK banks on vaccine drive [ARTICLE] - Pulse Nigeria

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AstraZeneca has announced a deal to distribute 400 million doses of Oxford Uni's coronavirus vaccine, but the vaccine may not work.AstraZeneca has announced a deal to distribute 400 million doses of Oxford Uni's coronavirus vaccine, but the vaccine may not work.

3 Reasons Why Oxford’s Record-Breaking COVID-19 Vaccine is a Risky Bet

Drug maker AstraZeneca has secured the first agreements Thursday for 400 million doses of a COVID-19 vaccine that is being trialedDrug maker AstraZeneca has secured the first agreements Thursday for 400 million doses of a COVID-19 vaccine that is being trialed

British pharmaceutical company AstraZeneca says it is ready to provide a potential vaccine against the new coronavirus from September.British pharmaceutical company AstraZeneca says it is ready to provide a potential vaccine against the new coronavirus from September.

British firm ready to supply vaccine in September | NHK WORLD-JAPAN News

AstraZeneca is also in discussions with the Serum Institute of India and other potential partners to increase production and distribution.AstraZeneca is also in discussions with the Serum Institute of India and other potential partners to increase production and distribution.

AstraZeneca receives $1bn US investment for Oxford vaccine, Health News, ET HealthWorld

It feels like our only hope against coronavirus, so...when will a COVID-19 vaccine be ready? Experts explain the development timeline from start to finish.Be prepared for a long wait.

When will a COVID-19 vaccine be ready? Be ready to wait | Well+Good

Waterford's Jared Burrows, the winning pitcher in the 2019 Class L state championship game, was named the 2020 Gatorade Connecticut Baseball Player of theThe crowded walls of the place affectionately known as "The X" got more cramped Thursday, a new banner forthcoming even without a spring of high

The Day - Waterford's Burrows named Gatorade Connecticut Baseball Player of the Year - News from southeastern Connecticut