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Dr Brendan Murphy admits October date for AstraZeneca completion could be ‘unlikely’ – NEWS.com.au

Dr Brendan Murphy admits October date for AstraZeneca completion could be ‘unlikely’

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Health Department secretary Brendan Murphy has cast doubt on whether the rollout of the AstraZeneca vaccine will be completed by the end of October as the government originally planned.Speaking at a Senate Select Committee for COVID-19, Dr Murphy said because AstraZeneca required two shots of the vaccine it would be difficult to get it done by October.
About 50 million doses of the AstraZeneca vaccine will be manufactured in Australia by CSL. AstraZeneca, unlike the Pfizer immunisation, requires…

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