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The US government has allocated more than a billion dollars on a vaccine for the coronavirus at the University of Oxford. If successful, America will have 300 million doses. About it reports The Washington Times.
License to develop a vaccine belongs to the pharmaceutical company AstraZeneca.
“I think it’s a very promising vaccine,” said the US President Donald trump.
However, he stressed that many companies are close to creating funds from the coronavirus, including market giant Johnson & Johnson.
Earlier, the head of Johnson & Johnson Paul Stoffels said that the firm will release up to a billion doses of vaccines against coronavirus by 2021.
According to recent reports, the world recorded more than 5.2 million cases of infection with coronavirus. In total more than 340 thousand people died in the pandemic.
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