COVID-19 Update | July 10, 2020

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COVID-19 Update | July 10, 2020

July 10, 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 July 10, 2020. Notable advancements include:

  • Pfizer CEO Albert Bourla said this week that he believes that the Food and Drug Administration’s approval for the company’s coronavirus vaccine could come as soon as October.
  • Regeneron Pharmaceuticals Inc. will be starting its later-stage studies of its experimental COVID-19 drug to determine whether the drug is feasible for treatment and prevention.
  • Gilead has launched a Phase 1B trial to evaluate the safety of the inhaled version of remdesivir to treat COVID-19 earlier and avoid hospitalization.

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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].