COVID-19 Update | November 6, 2020

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COVID-19 Update | November 6, 2020

November 6, 2020

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 November 6, 2020. Notable advancements include:

  • AstraZeneca’s late-stage trial for the COVID-19 vaccine it is developing is on track to produce results later this year with a potential rollout soon after.
  • Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is developing a smartphone app to detect whether COVID-19 vaccines cause any serious side effects once the shots are cleared for widespread use.
  • Modernaexpects to have approximately 20 million doses of its COVID-19 vaccine ready to ship in the U.S. by the end of the year.

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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].