Just over half of the UK would definitely get a coronavirus vaccine, with "damaging misperceptions" affecting potential uptake, a poll has revealed.
Iranian health minister said a homegrown vaccine for the novel coronavirus has successfully passed the initial tests.
An experimental vaccine against the new coronavirus produced an immune response in early-stage clinical trials, data showed on Monday.
Russian ambassador to Britain rejected claims that his country’s intelligence services sought to steal information about a coronavirus vaccine.
The US biotech firm Moderna said Tuesday it would enter the final stage of human trials for its COVID-19 vaccine on July 27.
Thailand researchers plan to begin human trials of a potential vaccine for the new coronavirus in November and are preparing 10,000 doses.
The Chancellor of Iran University of Medical Sciences said that the initial laboratory phase of the coronavirus vaccine has been performed and its human test and injection will be performed within the next 2 months.
China has approved a coronavirus vaccine candidate developed by Chongqing Zhifei Biological Products' unit to begin human testing.
Rouhani said he has ordered the Health Ministry and the Vice Presidency for Science and Technology to focus efforts on the development of a vaccine for the novel coronavirus.