COVID-19 vaccine: Safety concerns as countries rush for cure

There are more than 150 coronavirus vaccines in development around the world.
But fewer than 10 have reached stage three, the final phase before approval and eventual production and distribution.
There are worries the rush for a vaccine means safety is being compromised, as Al Jazeera’s Gabriel Elizondo reports from New York, US.

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In This Story: COVID-19

Covid-19 is the official WHO name given to the novel coronavirus which broke out in late 2019 and began to spread in the early months of 2020.

Symptoms of coronavirus

The main symptoms of coronavirus are:

  • a persistent new cough (non productive, dry)
  • a high temperature (e.g. head feels warm to the touch)
  • shortness of breath (if this is abnormal for the individual, or increased)

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