COVID-19 Update | September 11, 2020

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COVID-19 Update | September 11, 2020

September 11, 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 September 11, 2020. Notable advancements include:

  • Nine drug companies pledged Tuesday that they would not submit COVID-19 vaccine candidates for FDA review until safety and efficacy are shown in large clinical trials.
  • Pfizer and BioNTech announced positive results in their COVID-19 vaccine candidate according to preclinical data.
  • The US Food and Drug Administration developed an app that enables doctors around the world to consult with each other and could aid in the fight against COVID-19.

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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].