COVID-19 Update | June 26, 2020

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COVID-19 Update | June 26, 2020

June 26, 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 June 26, 2020. Notable advancements include:

  • Sanofi is accelerating the development timeline for a COVID-19 vaccine that could yield regulatory approval sometime next year.
  • Gilead will begin clinical studies of an inhaled form of remdesivir to expand the drug’s use to healthier, non-hospitalized COVID-19 patients.
  • Moderna is partnering with Catalent to prepare an initial 100 million doses of its coronavirus vaccine for the United States, starting in the third quarter of this 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].