11.25.2020

When and how will COVID-19 vaccines become available?

When and how will COVID-19 vaccines become available? Photo via REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/Illustration

breaking news smallPfizer Inc with partner BioNTech SE and Moderna Inc have released trial data showing their COVID-19 vaccines to be about 95% effective at preventing the illness, while AstraZeneca Plc this week said its vaccine could be up to 90% effective.

If regulators approve any of the vaccines in coming weeks, the companies have said distribution could begin almost immediately with governments around the world to decide who gets them and in what order.

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