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Human trials of British coronavirus vaccine to reach 10,000

Oxford University and AstraZeneca are recruiting around 10,000 adults and children in Britain for trials of an experimental coronavirus vaccine, a day after receiving U.S. backing worth up to $1.2 billion.

astrazeneca - Reuters
8:56am PDT - May 22nd, 2020

AstraZeneca COVID vaccine candidate moves to new human trial phase with billion dollars in U.S. taxpayer backing

Oxford University team to give 10,000 people in 3 age groups a dose of their trial COVID-19 vaccine, and U.S. taxpayers have a big bet on it working.

astrazeneca - CBS News
8:25am PDT - May 22nd, 2020

U.S. secures 300 million doses, almost a third, of potential AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine

First deliveries due to begin in September

astrazeneca - Financial Post
7:31am PDT - May 22nd, 2020

AstraZeneca executive: We are encouraged by data we are seeing with coronavirus vaccine

Pam Cheng, AstraZeneca vice president of global operations, joins Neil Cavuto on 'Your World.'

astrazeneca - Fox News
4:22am PDT - May 22nd, 2020

Dr. Fauci says he's 'cautiously optimistic' about COVID-19 vaccine trials

  • On Monday, pharmaceutical company Moderna announced encouraging results from its first human trial of a potential coronavirus vaccine.
  • "The question is: Was it immediately safe? Clearly it was," Dr. Anthony Fauci said of the prospective vacc…

    astrazeneca - Business Insider
    9:25pm PDT - May 21st, 2020

$1.2 Billion From U.S. to Drugmaker to Pursue Coronavirus Vaccine

The Trump administration announced a grant to AstraZeneca, which has licensed a potential vaccine that is in trials by Oxford University.

astrazeneca - Google News
6:04pm PDT - May 21st, 2020

AstraZeneca CEO: Confident We’ll Deliver 100 Million Coronavirus Vaccine Doses in October

Thursday on MSNBC, Ruud Dobber, the CEO of pharmaceutical company AstraZeneca, said he was confident the company would deliver 100 million doses of coronavirus vaccine in October. | Clips

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3:19pm PDT - May 21st, 2020

The United States is calling dibs

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.

astrazeneca - USA Today
3:10pm PDT - May 21st, 2020

U.S. secures 300 million doses of potential AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine

The United States has secured almost a third of the first one billion doses planned for AstraZeneca's experimental COVID-19 vaccine by pledging up to $1.2 billion, as world powers scramble for medicines to get their economies back to work.

astrazeneca - Reuters
2:53pm PDT - May 21st, 2020

AstraZeneca CEO on progress towards a coronavirus vaccine

Pascal Soriot, CEO of the pharmaceutical company AstraZeneca, says he thinks "there’s a good chance" the coronavirus vaccine they're working on with the University of Oxford will be successful. He spoke with CBS News' Charlie D'Agata about efforts to get a va…

astrazeneca - CBS News
2:16pm PDT - May 21st, 2020

U.S. commits $1.2 billion to production of Oxford vaccine

President Trump has launched Operation Warp Speed, which aims to make millions of doses of a coronavirus vaccine available by years end.

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1:11pm PDT - May 21st, 2020

AstraZeneca president: 200M vaccines will be ready by end of 2019

AstraZeneca President Ruud Dobber predicts a workable vaccine by October, along with 100 million doses ready for Americans by then.

astrazeneca - MSNBC
12:02pm PDT - May 21st, 2020

US pledges $1.2 billion to access 300 million doses of experimental COVID-19 vaccine

An experimental COVID-19 vaccine being developed at Oxford by AstraZeneca received a big order: $1.2 billion from the United States for 300 million doses.

astrazeneca - USA Today
11:15am PDT - May 21st, 2020

U.S. commits $1.2 billion to production of Oxford vaccine

President Trump has launched Operation Warp Speed, which aims to make millions of doses of a coronavirus vaccine available by years end.

astrazeneca - CBS News
11:12am PDT - May 21st, 2020

U.S. commits $1.2 billion to production of Oxford vaccine

President Trump has launched Operation Warp Speed, which aims to make millions of doses of a coronavirus vaccine available by years end.

astrazeneca - CBS News
9:11am PDT - May 21st, 2020

Paying for priority? US forks out over $1.2 billion for 300 MILLION doses of University of Oxford’s Covid-19 vaccine

The US government has secured nearly one third of the anticipated production of a vaccine for coronavirus under development by AstraZeneca, after pledging more than $1 billion to fund the project. Read Full Article at RT.com

astrazeneca - RT
8:20am PDT - May 21st, 2020

U.S. commits $1.2 billion to production of Oxford vaccine

President Trump has launched Operation Warp Speed, which aims to make millions of doses of a coronavirus vaccine available by years end.

astrazeneca - CBS News
6:06am PDT - May 21st, 2020

AstraZeneca to make billion COVID vaccine doses if tests succeed

The British drugmaker said it had signed the first agreements to supply at least 400 million doses of the vaccine, which it is developing with Oxford University. It said it recognised the vaccine might not work but if results from the early stage tests were p…

astrazeneca - The Times of India
1:54am PDT - May 21st, 2020

U.S. orders 300 million doses of potential COVID-19 vaccine

The U.S. government has ordered 300 million doses of a potential COVID-19 virus being developed by AstraZeneca and Oxford University and hopes first doses can be made available by October, the Department of Health and Human Services said on Thursday.

astrazeneca - Reuters
1:30am PDT - May 21st, 2020

Coronavirus: AstraZeneca signs deals for potential vaccine

AstraZeneca says it has concluded deals to supply the vaccine from September, providing it works.

astrazeneca - BBC News
12:13am PDT - May 21st, 2020

AstraZeneca gets first supply agreements for COVID-19 vaccine

AstraZeneca Plc said on Thursday it had received the first agreements to supply at least 400 million doses of the COVID-19 vaccine it is developing with the University of Oxford.

astrazeneca - Reuters
11:12pm PDT - May 20th, 2020

AstraZeneca in talks with other governments to replicate UK vaccine deal

AstraZeneca Plc said it was in talks with governments around the world to strike coronovirus vaccine production deals similar to one it agreed with Britain over the weekend.

astrazeneca - Reuters
11:53am PDT - May 18th, 2020

A Vaccine Against COVID-19 Would Be the Latest Success in a Long Scientific History

A vaccine against COVID-19 would be the latest success in a long scientific history

astrazeneca - Time
5:30am PDT - May 15th, 2020

FDA approves heart failure drug that may help patients during COVID-19 pandemic

AstraZeneca's diabetes drug, Farxiga, has become the first in its class to receive FDA approval as a treatment for heart failure -- and it may also help treat COVID-19.

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9:11am PDT - May 8th, 2020

AstraZeneca's diabetes drug gets FDA nod to treat heart failure

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved AstraZeneca Plc's diabetes drug to reduce the risk of cardiovascular death and hospitalisation for heart failure in certain patients, the drugmaker said on Wednesday.

astrazeneca - Reuters
11:24pm PDT - May 5th, 2020