Brazilian dies in COVID-19 vaccine trial

Video Credit: Reuters Studio
Published on October 22, 2020 - Duration: 01:27s

Brazilian dies in COVID-19 vaccine trial

A volunteer who was taking part in clinical trials of the AstraZeneca vaccine in Brazil has died.

The Brazilian health authority has confirmed that the trial will continue.

Flora Bradley-Watson reports.


You are here

πŸ’‘ One News Page Knowledge: Other News Mentions


British-Swedish pharmaceutical company
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will on Saturday visit the Pune-based Serum Institute of India, which has partnered with global pharma giant AstraZeneca and the..
Credit: IndiaTimes - Published 2 hours ago

The Serum Institute of India has partnered with global pharma giant AstraZeneca and Oxford University for the COVID-19 vaccine.
Credit: DNA - Published 2 hours ago

In a surprise, the group of volunteers that got a lower dose seemed to be much better protected than the volunteers who got two full doses. In the low-dose..
Credit: IndiaTimes - Published 8 hours ago

AstraZeneca and Oxford University on Wednesday acknowledged a manufacturing error that is raising questions about preliminary results of their experimental..
10 hours ago • New Zealand Herald
Even as the number of U.S. COVID-19 cases surpasses 12.5 million, there is some positive news. AstraZeneca is now the third pharmaceutical company with a..
Credit: CBS News - Published 21 hours ago

Related news from verified sources

A Brazilian volunteer, who participated in a clinical trial of the COVID-19 vaccine developed by AstraZeneca and Oxford University, has died, Brazilian health...
on October 22, 2020 • RTTNews

Brazilian newspaper O Globo reported that the volunteer had been given a placebo and not the trial vaccine, citing unnamed sources
on October 21, 2020 • Hindu

Brazilian health regulator Anvisa said clinical trials for the Covid-19 vaccine being developed by Oxford University and AstraZeneca...
on October 21, 2020 • Upworthy

Related videos from verified sources

AstraZeneca, 3rd Major COVID-19 Vaccine, Shown to Be Effective and Cheaper 01:10
Video credit: Wibbitz Top Stories - Published 3 days ago 

Plane with first doses of CoronaVac vaccine lands in Brazil 00:50
Video credit: euronews (in English) - Published 1 week ago 

Brazil suspends trials of China's COVID-19 vaccine 01:27
Video credit: Reuters Studio - Published 2 weeks ago 

You might like