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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.

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“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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