As political sparring continues over vaccine timing . . .

Experts Wary Of Drug Makers’ COVID-19 Vaccine Safety, Efficacy Pledge

By Beth Wang / September 8, 2020 at 5:36 PM
The CEOs of nine leading vaccine makers, all of which are developing COVID-19 vaccines, signed a pledge Tuesday (Sept. 8) to uphold “high ethical standards and sound scientific principles” in their testing and development processes, but they left it unclear whether they might seek to market a vaccine before finishing phase 3 trials. Experts say it is concerning the pledge, which caps off a holiday weekend chock-full of debate over when a vaccine will be available, doesn’t specify whether the...

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