US President Donald Trump on Tuesday said a vaccine against the deadly coronavirus could be three or four weeks away.
Coronavirus vaccines being developed in China may be ready for use by the general public as early as November.
Senior Iranian and Russian officials have weighed plans for joint production of a vaccine for the novel coronavirus.
Sanofi administered the first patients with its experimental COVID-19 vaccine on Thursday, bringing it a step closer to the late-stage clinical trials it aims to kick start before year-end.
President Hassan Rouhani called on the country’s Health Ministry to make all the arrangements necessary for the purchase of vaccines so far developed by other countries.
England's chief medical officer Chris Whitty said a vaccine for the coronavirus may not be ready until next winter and that he'd be 'surprised' if we had one by this Christmas.
WHO says a vaccine will be a “vital tool” in the global fight against the coronavirus, but it won’t end the COVID-19 pandemic on its own
The third (post-registration) stage of the research on the coronavirus vaccine developed by the Russian Health Ministry’s N. F. Gamaleya Federal Research Center for Epidemiology and Microbiology may begin in 7-10 days.
Russia has produced the first batch of its new vaccine for COVID-19, Interfax quoted the Health Ministry as saying on Saturday.
Russians will hopefully get full access to the novel coronavirus vaccine developed by the center in about 9-12 months.