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The Latest Scientific and Medical Developments on COVID-19

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The Latest on COVID-19

The California Biotechnology Foundation is committed to keeping you up to date about COVID-19 testing, treatment and prevention advancements. The following resources track what progress has been made as of September 18, 2020. Notable advancements include:
  • Eli Lilly and Amgen have announced a partnership to increase supply of a COVID-19 antibody treatment after it was shown to reduce the need for hospitalization.
  • Moderna released details on how they are conducting a late-stage trial of its COVID-19 vaccine while ensuring they will determine safety and efficacy.
  • Pfizer’s COVID-19 vaccine could be distributed to Americans before the end of the year if found to be safe and effective by the Food and Drug Administration.
For more on Vaccines, Testing and Treatment, see our fact sheet HERE.