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CSL weighing production of multiple COVID-19 vaccines – Sydney Morning Herald

CSL says it is considering its capacity to produce multiple vaccines after confirming it is in discussions with AstraZeneca on local production of the Oxford vaccine.



“There are a number of technical issues to work through and discussions are ongoing.”
The Oxford candidate is considered a frontrunner in the global race for a vaccine, which includes more than 160 candidates. Australia has already been involved in the development of the Oxford vaccine, with CSIRO helping to complete pre-clinical testing in March.
Health Minister Greg Hunt said on Monday that production capacity would not be an issue for delivering a successful vaccine in Australia because of …

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