Moderna slows coronavirus vaccine trial enrollment to ensure minority representation, CEO says

Minorities, the elderly and people with underlying health conditions are at highest risk of Covid-19, and are being prioritized for enrollment in large vaccine trials. Moderna’s CEO said the company is slowing enrollment in its trial to ensure the Black … Read more…

US government strikes $1.525 billion deal with Moderna for 100 million doses of its experimental Covid-19 vaccine

The Trump administration has reached a deal with Moderna Inc. to manufacture and deliver 100 million doses of the company’s Covid-19 vaccine once it is approved, according to a news release from the US Health and Human Services Department. CNN.com … Read more…

Doctor testing Moderna vaccine says it’s ‘simply mind-boggling’ that injection may be ready in 2020

“We are developing at a pace that has never been done before,” Emory medicine professor Dr. Carlos del Rio said on CNBC’s “Power Lunch.” Health and Science U.S.HEALTHCARE UPDATE: SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX discount … Read more…

Moderna CEO says no single drugmaker can produce enough coronavirus vaccine doses for the planet

“I really hope we have three, four, five vaccines, because no manufacturer can make enough doses for the planet,” Moderna CEO Stephane Bancel said during CNBC’s Healthy Returns Virtual Summit. Health and Science SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: Click today to request … Read more…