Coronavirus: Digging into the Oxford-AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine candidate

Global News published this video item, entitled “Coronavirus: Digging into the Oxford-AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine candidate” – below is their description.

A COVID-19 vaccine being developed by the University of Oxford in collaboration with AstraZeneca Plc is producing a similar immune response in both older and younger adults, signaling hopes that the vaccine could be a frontrunner among the numerous vaccines in production and testing. Adverse responses were also lower among the elderly, adding more promise to the vaccine’s potential as a possible preventative measure against COVID-19. The Oxford/AstraZeneca vaccine is expected to be one of the first from big pharma to secure regulatory approval, along with Pfizer and BioNTech’s candidate. Eric Sorensen reports. For more info, please go to https://globalnews.ca/news/7421863/coronavirus-vaccine-astrazeneca-immune-response/ Subscribe to Global News Channel HERE: http://bit.ly/20fcXDc Like Global News on Facebook HERE: http://bit.ly/255GMJQ Follow Global News on Twitter HERE: http://bit.ly/1Toz8mt Follow Global News on Instagram HERE: https://bit.ly/2QZaZIB #GlobalNews #COVID19 #coronavirus

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