COVID-19 Update | January 15, 2021

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COVID-19 Update | January 15, 2021

January 15, 2021

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 January 15, 2021. Notable advancements include:

  • Early stage trials of Johnson & Johnson‘s experimental COVID-19 vaccine show it generated an immune response in nearly all volunteers, with minimal side-effects, after a single dose.
  • Federal public health officials recommend states expand access to COVID-19 vaccines to everyone ages 65 and up, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
  • Roche and Sanofi’s arthritis drugs significantly improve survival rates and reduce the amount of time critically ill COVID-19 patients need intensive care, study results showed.

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If you have any questions about informational briefings contact California Biotechnology Foundation Executive Director Patty Cooper at (916)764-2434 or [email protected].