"I do not believe that there will be vaccines so far ahead of us that we will have to depend on other countries to get us vaccines", he told United States lawmakers. We prevent illness with vaccines, provide innovative treatments to fight pain and ease suffering.
"Any vaccine.(or medicine) for this goal should be, of course, going through all the various trials and tests before being licenced for roll-out", he said.
Numerous most optimistic researchers around the world have suggested the development of a vaccine against the SARS-CoV-2 virus at the heart of the six-month pandemic that has infected at least 17.8 million people around the world will take until the end of the year at least - still a remarkable pace compared to the years or decades that most vaccines take.
"It's likely that there won't be enough vaccines for the population, as the vaccine rolls out". "So there'll be prioritization and we're looking at that".
Health officials said the vaccine data would become available for review and publication early next month. "All of the measures we've put in place now will still have to continue with the new reality for quite some time", Deputy Chief Public Health Officer Dr. Howard Njoo said. After underestimating the virus' threat, President Trump and his advisers are embroiled in internal battles over how to handle the crisis just three months before his re-election bid.
"We are going very quickly".
This is the latest step by the U.K.to secure supplies and production of COVID-19 vaccines after striking four deals with drugmakers to buy their potential shots.
The app works only on phones released in the last five years or so because it needs a relatively recent operating system. "There will be many people who feel that they should have been at the top of the list".
The vast majority of Canadians say that life will not go back to normal in their community until people are vaccinated.
In addition, more than 90 low- and middle-income countries and economies will be able to access Covid-19 vaccines through a Gavi- led programme, the group said last Friday. "As many people who can download it and use it as possible will make the app more successful".