Will there be a COVID-19 vaccine soon? | Inside Story


U.S. drug giant Pfizer and Germany’s BioNTech say their COVID-19 vaccine worked on more than 90 percent of people during a mass clinical trial.

It’s one of a dozen vaccines in the final stages of testing, raising hopes of an end to the pandemic.

However, scientists are urging caution.

How significant is this development?

Presenter: Mohammed Jamjoom

Guests:

Oscar Alleyne – Epidemiologist and Chief of Programs and Services, National Association of County and City Health Officials

Gian Gandhi – UNICEF Coordinator for COVID-19 vaccine work

Ali Fattom – Vaccinologist and Vice President of Vaccine Research and Development, BlueWillow Biologics.

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