1. U.S. planning massive coronavirus vaccine testing effort to meet year-end deadline  The Globe and Mail
  2. Moderna climbs 5% as Fauci calls its early COVID-19 vaccine data 'quite promising' (MRNA)  Business Insider
  3. Coronavirus vaccine: This week's update from Moderna, Inovio and more  NBCNews.com
  4. Take Five: Coronavirus vaccine race is on  Reuters
  5. Can Moderna Win the Race to Find a COVID-19 Vaccine?  Motley Fool
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Dr. Anthony Fauci made a series of positive comments about Moderna's early COVID-19 vaccine data on Thursday night and Friday morning, sending s... Dr. Anthony Fauci made a series of positive comments about Moderna's early COVID-19 vaccine data on Thursday night and Friday morning, sending s...

Moderna climbs 5% as Fauci calls its early COVID-19 vaccine data 'quite promising' (MRNA) | Markets Insider

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Will vaccine for COVID-19 play into the developing narrative of seeing a shift of technological and scientific innovation from the Global North to the Global South? Or will the race simply re-instate the Cold War notion of Western world dominance?Will COVID vaccine shift narrative in technological & scientific innovation from Global North to Global South? 

Will India Overtake China As Global Power If It Wins the Vaccine Race? | OPINION

The speed in developing vaccines for widespread testing this summer is impressive, but running trials involving tens of thousands of people will be an immense undertaking.The speed in developing vaccines so far is impressive, but running trials this summer involving tens of thousands of people will be a tough challenge.

Op-Ed: Fast coronavirus vaccine could bring problems - Los Angeles Times

He attacks Joe Biden to deflect blame for his terrible handling of Covid-19 and record of appeasing Beijing.He attacks Joe Biden to deflect blame for his terrible handling of Covid-19 and record of appeasing Beijing.

If there is a silver lining to the flawed U.S. response to the coronavirus pandemic, it is this: The relatively high number of new cases being diagnosed daily — upward of 20,000 — will make it easier to test new vaccines.If there is a silver lining to the flawed U.S. response to the coronavirus pandemic, it is this: The relatively high number of new cases being diagnosed daily — upward of 20,000 — will make it easier to test new vaccines.

Analysis: Get ready for the vaccine — they’re never simple

“The U.S. government is providing billions to the drug companies to develop a COVID-19 vaccine. Once that vaccine is approved by the FDA, it must be available to all for free. We've already paid for it. This is not a time for pharmaceutical industry profiteering.”

Bernie Sanders on Twitter: "The U.S. government is providing billions to the drug companies to develop a COVID-19 vaccine. Once that vaccine is approved by the FDA, it must be available to all for free. We've already paid for it. This is not a time for pharmaceutical industry profiteering."

“This is what our government is paying to develop a COVID19 vaccine: - $1.2 billion to AstraZeneca - $483 million to Moderna - $500 million to Johnson & Johnson - $30 million to Sanofi Once a vaccine is approved by the FDA, it must be available to all for free. No profiteering.”

Bernie Sanders on Twitter: "This is what our government is paying to develop a COVID19 vaccine: - $1.2 billion to AstraZeneca - $483 million to Moderna - $500 million to Johnson & Johnson - $30 million to Sanofi Once a vaccine is approved by the FDA, it must be available to all for free. No profiteering."

“Part of what makes me proud to be an Ontarian is the people. Ontario has been the home to many scientific discoveries, there’s no reason we can’t find a vaccine for #COVID19 right here. We’re supporting promising proposals that are looking for long-term solutions. https://t.co/gHLtDN256i”

Doug Ford on Twitter: "Part of what makes me proud to be an Ontarian is the people. Ontario has been the home to many scientific discoveries, there’s no reason we can’t find a vaccine for #COVID19 right here. We’re supporting promising proposals that are looking for long-term solutions.… https://t.co/6zs6TaKwbQ"

“FDA shuffles longtime division hed, Janet Woodcock, to focus exclusively on a Covid-19 vaccine project https://t.co/i7ikpkNGZA via @statnews”

Adam Feuerstein on Twitter: "FDA shuffles longtime division hed, Janet Woodcock, to focus exclusively on a Covid-19 vaccine project https://t.co/i7ikpkNGZA via @statnews"

by Sanjay Mishra, Vanderbilt University Early morning on May 18, Moderna, a biotechnology company, revealed the preliminary findings for the much anticipated phase I trial of an mRNA COVID-19 vaccine. The information sent Moderna’s stock soaring by more than 20% and helped fuel a rally on Wall St

What the phase 1 trials of the first COVID-19 vaccine really mean – Alternet.org

Reuters report on the vaccine trial The US plans a massive round of phase 2 vaccine trials in an effort to speed up the timeline for vaccine development to have a mass candidate ready by year-end. By Adam ButtonReuters report on the vaccine trial The US plans a massive round of phase 2 vaccine trials in an effort to speed up the timeline for vaccine development to have a mass candidate ready by year-end.

US will test vaccines on more than 100,000 people starting in July - report

The Covid-19 pandemic has accelerated the messy divorce between the United States and China. The Trump administration’s China policy may have drawnThe Covid-19 pandemic has accelerated the messy divorce between the United States and China. The Trump administration’s China policy may have drawn criticism from pockets of the political establish…

US consensus view sees China as the enemy - Asia Times

Skeptics are questioning the biotech's recent coronavirus vaccine-related announcements.Skeptics are questioning the biotech's recent coronavirus vaccine-related announcements.

Why Moderna Stock Dropped Thursday | The Motley Fool

The Oxford trial will monitor the effects on thousands of people's immune systems.The Oxford trial will monitor the effects on thousands of people's immune systems.

Coronavirus: Children and older adults to take part in vaccine trial - BBC News

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Take Five: Coronavirus vaccine race is on - Reuters

Vincent Chen wrote that it was “hard to pick winners” among the many Covid-19 vaccine programs, and that a vaccine wouldn’t be widely available until later next year.Vincent Chen wrote that it was “hard to pick winners” among the many Covid-19 vaccine programs, and that a vaccine wouldn’t be widely available until later next year.

A Covid-19 Vaccine Could Be Ready Late This Year, Bernstein Analyst Says - Barron's

Vaccine developers have four major strategies in their efforts to make a coronavirus vaccine: gene-based, adenovirus vectors, inactivated, and protein subunit. All have pros and cons, both around how they provide protection from a virus and how they’re manufactured.There are other options if they don’t work.

Unproven strategies lead the race for a COVID-19 vaccine - The Verge

Pending the results of a Phase III efficacy trial this summer, a vaccine produced by the biotech company Moderna could be ready for approval as soon as the fall.Pending the results of a Phase III efficacy trial this summer, a vaccine produced by the biotech company Moderna could be ready for approval as soon as the fall.

The Coronavirus Vaccine Is on Track to Be the Fastest Ever Developed | The New Yorker

Early progress has been reported on several vaccine efforts, as scientists around the world scramble to test ways to protect people from the coronavirus.Early progress has been reported on several vaccine efforts, as scientists around the world scramble to test ways to protect people from the coronavirus.

Dr. Anthony Fauci said that he's "cautiously optimistic" about the coronavirus vaccine Moderna is working on. The National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID) is one of Moderna's partners on the COVID-19 drug, but the agency has been quiet this week on the heels of Moderna's ...Dr. Anthony Fauci said that he’s “cautiously optimistic” about the coronavirus vaccine Moderna is working on. The National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID) is …

Dr. Fauci has some good news about a coronavirus vaccine – BGR

Biotech stocks are in the spotlight in 2020, with the race to develop testing, treatment and a vaccine for Covid-19 driving rapid growth.Biotech stocks are in the spotlight in 2020, with the race to develop testing, treatment and a vaccine for Covid-19 driving rapid growth.

7 Top-Rated Biotech Stocks to Buy on the Hunt for a Vaccine | InvestorPlace

The SEP rejects the chauvinistic attacks by the Trump administration and Democrats aimed at shifting responsibility for the mass death due to the coronavirus pandemic from the American ruling class.The SEP rejects the chauvinistic attacks by the Trump administration and Democrats aimed at shifting responsibility for the mass death due to the coronavirus pandemic from the American ruling class.

No to the anti-China campaign! For international solidarity against the pandemic and capitalism! - World Socialist Web Site

Washington, May 22 (PTI) The deadly coronavirus came from China and the US is not going to take it lightly, President Donald Trump said on Thursday.Washington, May 22 (PTI) The deadly coronavirus came from China and the US is not going to take it lightly, President Donald Trump said on Thursday.

Coronavirus came from China, US is not going to take it lightly, says Trump

The firm says its experimental mRNA vaccine is safe and induced promising levels of antibodies in a small Phase I clinical trial

Moderna provides cursory glance at first COVID-19 vaccine data

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A total of 250 people to be recruited with participants to be given doses of two different vaccines.A total of 250 people to be recruited with participants to be given doses of two different vaccines.

Health and care staff asked to play part in vaccine trials – STV News

It feels like our only hope against coronavirus, so...when will a COVID-19 vaccine be ready? Experts explain the development timeline from start to finish.Be prepared for a long wait.

When will a COVID-19 vaccine be ready? Be ready to wait | Well+Good

In this episode, we break down Moderna's early-stage results from a coronavirus vaccine and the reaction from unsatisfied experts around the globe.In this episode, we break down Moderna's early-stage results from a coronavirus vaccine and the reaction from unsatisfied experts around the globe.

Listen: Moderna's scant coronavirus data & the world's reliance on biotech

About 2.4 million Americans filed for unemployment last week. And we're in for an extremely active hurricane season. It's Thursday's news.About 2.4 million Americans filed for unemployment last week. And we're in for an extremely active hurricane season. It's Thursday's news.

Coronavirus, vaccine, Michigan flooding, Ford, unemployment: Thursday's news

The speed in developing vaccines so far is impressive, but running trials this summer involving tens of thousands of people will be a tough challenge.The speed in developing vaccines so far is impressive, but running trials this summer involving tens of thousands of people will be a tough challenge.

Op-Ed: While the U.S. rushes to develop a COVID-19 vaccine, here's what science tells us

Please click the link below to subscribe to a FREE PDF version of each print edition of the Niagara Reporter http://eepurl.com/dnsYM9     By:Please click the link below to subscribe to a FREE PDF version of each print edition of the Niagara Reporter http://eepurl.com/dnsYM9     By: Staff Reporter During a CNN Town Hall on Thursday, May 21st, 2020, NIAID Director Anthony Fauci said he’s “cautiously optimistic” about a Moderna COVID-19, Coronavirus, vaccineRead More

Fauci "Cautiously Optimistic" on Moderna Vaccine - The Niagara Reporter

Leaders of China, France, Germany, and the World Health Organization want any coronavirus vaccine to be deemed a "global public good," but ...Leaders of China, France, Germany, and the World Health Organization want any coronavirus vaccine to be deemed a "global public good," but ...

As COVID-19 pandemic rages, Trump eager to vaccinate America first - CNA

A new poll from Reuters and Ipsos has found that a quarter of Americans weren't interested in taking a Covid-19 vaccine, which doesn't even exist.Covid-19 has wreaked havoc on the world, causing 5 million recorded infections and 333,000 deaths so far, with a third of the world under lockdown. In orde

A Quarter Of Americans Are Hesitant About Taking A Covid-19 Vaccine That Doesn't Yet Exist | IFLScience

On Tuesday 12 May, Moderna Therapeutics received Fast Track designation from the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for its Covid-19 candidate vaccine.On Tuesday 12 May, Moderna Therapeutics received Fast Track designation from the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for its Covid-19 candidate vaccine.

Moderna Covid-19 vaccine looks to gain first approval

A coronavirus vaccine might be the door out of this hell. What if our neighbors refuse to walk through it?As the COVID-19 pandemic has unwound around the world and in North Texas, there's been a pot of gold at the end of the rainbow. The only surefire way out of our new confines, according to epidemiologists and public health officials, is researchers finding a vaccine for the novel coronavirus...

What If Texans Won't Get a Coronavirus Vaccine? | Dallas Observer

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The White House has been correct to criticize this nation.The White House has been correct to criticize this nation.

Why Donald Trump beats Joe Biden when it comes to the issue of China | TheHill

The White House has been correct to criticize this nation.The White House has been correct to criticize this nation.

Why Donald Trump beats Joe Biden when it comes to the issue of China | TheHill

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A quarter of Americans say they have little or no interest in getting vaccinated for the coronavirus, with some voicing concerns about the speedy development process.A quarter of Americans say they have little or no interest in getting vaccinated for the coronavirus, with some voicing concerns about the speedy development process.

1 in 4 have little or no interest in getting coronavirus vaccine, noting speed of development: poll | TheHill

A quarter of Americans say they have little or no interest in getting vaccinated for the coronavirus, with some voicing concerns about the speedy development process.A quarter of Americans say they have little or no interest in getting vaccinated for the coronavirus, with some voicing concerns about the speedy development process.

1 in 4 have little or no interest in getting coronavirus vaccine, noting speed of development: poll | TheHill

Even with the accelerated efforts, a potential vaccine must go through a series of trials to tests its safety and efficacy and it may take more than 12-18 months for the same.Even with the accelerated efforts, a potential vaccine must go through a series of trials to tests its safety and efficacy and it may take more than 12-18 months for the same.

Coronavirus vaccine current update / COVID-19 vaccines drugs latest news: Oxford vaccine failure to Moderna’s favourable results, here is the latest status of COVID-19 vaccines and drugs

Even with the accelerated efforts, a potential vaccine must go through a series of trials to tests its safety and efficacy and it may take more than 12-18 months for the same.Even with the accelerated efforts, a potential vaccine must go through a series of trials to tests its safety and efficacy and it may take more than 12-18 months for the same.

Coronavirus vaccine current update / COVID-19 vaccines drugs latest news: Oxford vaccine failure to Moderna’s favourable results, here is the latest status of COVID-19 vaccines and drugs