Coronavirus: Only one in 10 to be protected from COVID-19 in first year of vaccine use Analysis of global manufacturing capacity shows just two billion doses could be made in 2021 despite being given the green light.

Analysis of global manufacturing capacity shows just two billion doses could be made in 2021 despite being given the green light.

Just one in 10 of the world's population is likely to be protected against COVID-19 in the first year of a vaccine being made available, experts have told Sky News.

Analysis of global manufacturing capacity shows just two billion doses could be made in 2021, even if a vaccine was given the green light by safety regulators at the start of the year.

But with seven of the nine prototype vaccines in late-stage clinical trials requiring two doses, that's likely to be enough to...
source: The Sky News

2020-09-20 03:14
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