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AstraZeneca’s ‘mistake’ in COVID-19 vaccine trials could halt approval – NEWS.com.au

AstraZeneca’s ‘mistake’ in COVID-19 vaccine trials could halt approval

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AstraZenecas coronavirus vaccine is coming under intense scrutiny after its UK scientists made a major mistake during trials one that could even halt it from getting approved, according to reports.The UK drugmaker and its partner, Oxford University, admitted – after reporting its vaccine tested up to 90 per cent effective – that the promising results came after a batch of volunteers were accidentally given half doses.
The efficacy of the vaccine was significantly lower at 62 per cent for those who…

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