BusinessFILE PHOTO: A woman holds a small bottle labeled with a"Vaccine COVID-19" sticker and a medical syringe in this illustration taken April 10, 2020. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/Illustration/File Photo06 Aug 2020 07:09AMShare this contentBookmark
REUTERS: Novavax said on Wednesday (Aug 5) it has entered a supply and license agreement with the Serum Institute of India for the development and commercialization of its COVID-19 vaccine candidate.The Indian drugmaker will have exclusive rights for the vaccine in India during the term of the deal and non-exclusive rights during the"Pandemic Period" in all countries other than those designated by the World Bank as upper-middle or high-income countries.
AdvertisementAdvertisementThe deal was signed on Jul 30, according to an SEC filing by Novavax.On Tuesday, Novavax reported that its experimental COVID-19 vaccine produced high levels of antibodies against the novel coronavirus in a small, early-stage clinical trial, and that it could start a large pivotal Phase III trial as soon as late September. headtopics.comRead more: CNA »
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