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Gates Says Korean Firm Could Make 200 Million Vaccines by June

Bill Gates

BLOOMBERG, JULY 26, 2020 Microsoft co-founder sends letter to President Moon Jae-in | Gates backs SK Bioscience in effort to develop vaccine SK Bioscience, the South Korean pharmaceutical company backed by Bill Gates, may be capable of producing 200 million coronavirus vaccine kits by next June, the Microsoft Corp. co-founder said in a letter to South Korean President Moon Jae-in. Gates is …

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The World’s Supply Chain Isn’t Ready for a Covid-19 Vaccine

Loading cargo onto an airplane

BLOOMBERG, JULY 25, 2020 Freight companies say they need a coordinated strategy fast | Air cargo capacity has shrunk and shipping costs are elevated By Brendan Murray and Riley Griffin for Bloomberg – The industries that shepherd goods around the world on ships, planes and trucks acknowledge they aren’t ready to handle the challenges of shipping an eventual Covid-19 vaccine from drugmakers to …

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Russians Trying to Steal Vaccine, U.S., U.K. and Canada Say – Bloomberg

BLOOMBERG, JULY 16, 2020 Russia’s intelligence APT29 or ‘Cozy Bear’ Named as Hackers | Group targeting U.S., U.K., Canadian virus research, pharma By Kitty Donaldson, Ryan Gallagher, and Chris Strohm for Bloomberg – Russian state intelligence is hacking international research centers that are racing to develop a Covid-19 vaccine, the U.K, U.S. and Canadian governments said. It is unclear whether research facilities have …

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‘At wartime speed’, China leads COVID-19 vaccine race

Lab technicians.

REUTERS, JULY 7, 2020 SEOUL/SINGAPORE – China is forging ahead in the race to develop a vaccine to help control the COVID-19 pandemic, with Sinovac Biotech’s (SVA.O) experimental vaccine set to become the country’s second and the world’s third to enter final stage testing later this month. While a laggard in the global vaccine industry, China, where the new coronavirus …

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German, US companies sign deal to develop vaccine

Close up of a lab technician holding a trial with plastic vials of drugs

PortandTerminal.com, March 18, 2020 Germany’s BioNTech is to use its drug development platform alongside Pfizer to find a vaccine for COVID-19. It comes after Donald Trump reportedly tried to entice a German lab to develop a vaccine exclusively for the US. NEW YORK / MAINZ, GERMANY – US drugmaker Pfizer and Germany’s BioNTech will immediately start work together on a …

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