Don't expect first Covid-19 vaccinations until early 2021, says WHO expert


Researchers are making "good progress" in developing vaccines against Covid-19, with a handful in late-stage trials, but their first use cannot be expected until early 2021, a World Health Organization (WHO) expert said on Wednesday.

  WHO is working hard to ensure fair distribution of the vaccines, but in the meantime it is key to suppress the spread of the coronavirus, said Mike Ryan, executive director of WHO's emergencies programme, as daily new cases around the globe are at near-record levels.   "We're.....

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