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Desperately Seeking A COVID-19 Vaccine – The ASEAN Post

The WHO is monitoring a further 139 potential vaccines which are still at the pre-clinical evaluation stage, involving testing on animals.

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Seven months after the emergence of the worst global health crisis in a century the race is on to find the medical equivalent of the Holy Grail a COVID-19 vaccine.
To date the novel coronavirus has killed about 590,000 people worldwide and infected close to 14 million in 196 countries since the outbreak first emerged in China late last year.
How to stop in its tracks a pandemic which has wreaked havoc on the world economy is now the pressing multi-billion-dollar issue for vaccine developers aw…

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