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Coronavirus vaccine test opens as US volunteer gets 1st shot

ITN News Editor
By ITN News Editor March 17, 2020 12:44

US researchers gave the first shot to the first person in a test of an experimental coronavirus vaccine leading off a worldwide hunt for protection even as the pandemic surges.With a careful jab in a healthy volunteer’s arm, scientists at the Kaiser Permanente Washington Research Institute in Seattle begin an anxiously awaited first-stage study of a potential COVID-19 vaccine developed in record time after the new virus exploded from China and fanned across the globe.

ITN News Editor
By ITN News Editor March 17, 2020 12:44