By ERIN SCHUMAKER, ABC News(LONDON) -- The Strategic Advisory Group of Experts (SAGE), an advisory group to the World Health Organization, announced at a press conference on Wednesday that it has recommended the AstraZeneca vaccine for adults 65 years old... Read More.
By HAWORTH and ERIN SCHUMAKER, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- A pandemic of the novel coronavirus has now infected more than 106 million people worldwide and killed over 2.3 million, according to real-time data compiled by the Center for Systems Science... Read More.
By ERIN SCHUMAKER, ABC News(LONDON) -- The AstraZeneca vaccine likely slows the transmission of the virus in addition to protecting against severe COVID-19 illness and death, according to a new study.To come to that conclusion, University of Oxford... Read More.
By GUY DAVIES and ZOE MAGEE, ABC News(LONDON) -- Top EU officials have expressed "deep dissatisfaction" and mulled legal action against the British-Swedish pharmaceutical company AstraZeneca, after reports emerged over the weekend that the vaccine supplier would provide 60% less... Read More.
By MORGAN WINSOR, ABC News(LONDON) -- U.K.-based pharmaceutical giant AstraZeneca and England's University of Oxford announced Monday that late-stage trials show their COVID-19 vaccine was up to 90% effective in preventing the disease.The results are based on interim... Read More.
By MORGAN WINSOR, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- A pandemic of the novel coronavirus has now killed more than 1.3 million people worldwide.Over 57.4 million people across the globe have been diagnosed with COVID-19, the disease caused by the... Read More.
BY: DR. LEAH CROLL, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- AstraZeneca has temporarily put the brakes on its late-stage, global COVID-19 vaccine trial after a participant came down with what experts call an "adverse event.""Whilst it has been reported that one... Read More.