Inside Drug Pricing - 05/18/2020

It’s Unclear If Trump Will Use Obama-Built Facilities For COVID Vaccines

By John Wilkerson / May 15, 2020 at 8:34 PM
President Donald Trump said Friday (May 15) the administration will pay to produce vaccines while they’re still being tested so they will be ready for broad use if approved, but it’s not clear whether the vaccines will be made at government-funded sites or drug company facilities. Government-funded sites, created by the Obama administration , have been criticized in the past as costly to maintain, but the United States would have more control over price if the vaccines were produced at...

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