Coronavirus Vaccine To Be Tested In UK

Health secretary Matt Hancock has announced that the University of Oxford is to begin human trials for a potential coronavirus vaccine, starting on Thursday 23 April. A spokesperson for the Oxford team said that should the trials prove successful, then potentially...

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Why We Shouldn’t Count On A Coronavirus Vaccine

As the coronavirus continues, the race to find a vaccine is well underway. Health secretary Matt Hancock announced that the government was donating £20m to the Coalition for Epidemic Preparedness Innovations (CEPI) to fast track and develop a vaccine to counter the...

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Scottish Concerns Over Environmental Impact Of Pills

In a move to tackle concerns over the impact of pharmaceuticals on the environment, the One Health Breakthrough Partnership has been set up to investigate the scale of the problem in Scotland. It will also research ways into creating ‘greener’ pharmaceuticals, as an...

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