AstraZeneca says its coronavirus vaccine triggers immune response among adults
The announcement is likely to boost hopes of a Covid vaccine being developed before the end of the year.
People wanted a comment about the new AZ data. AZ says the vaccine is immunogenic in older individuals. This has been shown for other COVID-19 vaccines too. Good, but no breakthrough.
Potentially exciting new regarding the
#COVIDVaccine - Similar immune response in older and younger adults - Adverse responses to vaccine in elderly were lower - Provides protection for about 1 year
AZD1222 FTW! Why again are we pausing all of our trials here? Have to say I've found
's recent posts on this matter rather persuasive.
"The announcement is likely to boost hopes of a Covid vaccine being developed before the end of the year."
Daniel Kraft, MD
AstraZeneca said its Covid-19 #vaccine candidate has produced a similar immune response in older and younger adults.