China Advances Two Coronavirus Vaccines Into Phase III
Brazil, UAE Among First Countries For Tests
Chinese state-owned company Sinopharm has started a Phase III coronavirus vaccine study in Abu Dhabi, while another Chinese firm, Sinovac, has commenced its trial with partner Butantan in Brazil. Meanwhile, regulators in Beijing have started an audit process to ensure regulatory compliance.
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