Inside Drug Pricing - 05/18/2020

Drug Execs Say It’ll Take Years To Meet Global COVID-19 Drug Demand

By Ariel Cohen / May 14, 2020 at 11:39 AM
Pharmaceutical executives say it will take years to meet the global demand for potential COVID-19 drugs and vaccines, and countries already are vying for the drugs. The CEO of Sanofi set off an early competition for its vaccine candidate when he reportedly suggested Wednesday (May 13) that Americans would be first in line because the United States invested earlier than others in the company’s vaccine. Sanofi CEO Paul Hudson told Bloomberg News that the United States has the right...

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