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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 July 30, 2021. Notable advancements include:
  • AstraZeneca said that it intends to seek U.S. authorization for its COVID-19 vaccine in the second half of this year.
  • Health officials urge fully vaccinated Californians to resume wearing masks in indoor public settings amid the latest sustained and significant COVID-19 surge.
  • Pfizer is developing an oral COVID-19 treatment, giving the world an easy-to-use, targeted treatment potentially by year’s end.
For more on Vaccines, Testing and Treatment, see our fact sheet HERE.