Unveiling ‘Warp Speed,’ the White House’s America-first push for a coronavirus vaccine

  title={Unveiling ‘Warp Speed,’ the White House’s America-first push for a coronavirus vaccine},
  author={Jon Cohen},
  • Jon Cohen
  • Published 12 May 2020
  • Medicine
  • Science
Conventional wisdom is that a vaccine for COVID-19 is at least 1 year away, but the organizers of a U S government push called Operation Warp Speed have little use for conventional wisdom The project, vaguely described to date but likely to be formally announced by the White House in the coming days, will pick a diverse set of vaccine candidates and pour essentially limitless resources into unprecedented comparative studies in animals, fast-tracked human trials, and manufacturing Eschewing… 
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