COVID-19 Update | July 31, 2020

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COVID-19 Update | July 31, 2020

July 31, 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 31, 2020. Notable advancements include:

  • Moderna announced that its COVID-19 vaccine is moving into the final phase of testing with a study of 30,000 participants.
  • Pfizer’s COVID-19 vaccine is moving into the third phase of testing at 120 clinical sites worldwide.
  • Merck has scheduled large-scale studies for its oral coronavirus treatment in collaboration with Ridgeback Biotherapeutics as early as September.

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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].