“Operation Warp Speed” introduced to speed the development of a coronavirus vaccine

  • According to Bloomberg News, the Trump administration is secretly planning a major undertaking to speed the development of a coronavirus vaccine.
  • Goal to have 100 million doses ready by year’s end.
  • The project will join private pharmaceutical companies with government agencies and the military in trying to cut the development time for a vaccine by as much as eight months.
  • Executives and other experts have suggested that clinical trials to guarantee a vaccine is safe and effective could take a minimum of 12 to 18 months.
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