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  •   Home > News > Health & Safety

    Clinical trials for a potential Covid-19 vaccine are under way in the United States

    Clinical trials for a potential Covid-19 vaccine are under way in the United States


    Seattle man Ian Haydon is one of the first human volunteers.

    He's been given a trial vaccine - and his symptoms will be monitored over the next 14 months.

    He says so far, so good.

    Haydon says this vaccine differs from others in containing a piece of genetic code - rather than a protein from the virus.

    © 2020 Newstalk ZB, NZCity


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