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Vax 'dark horse' takes the lead

Posted 23 February 2021 PM

Australia seems to have backed a winner in Novavax, which has signed a monster global supply agreement for 1.1 billion doses, while analysts are calling it "the vaccine to beat".

Although Pfizer and AstraZeneca have long been in the COVID-19 vaccine spotlight, Novavax is emerging as the dark horse, signing a memorandum of understanding with Gavi to provide a whopping 1.1 billion doses of its coronavirus candidate to COVAX, to help ensure equitable global vaccine distribution.

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