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Fauci has questioned whether Russia's coronavirus vaccine is safe amid concerns nations are cutting corners to win the vaccine race

1 month ago   |   By Business Insider

Russian President Vladimir Putin announced Tuesday that Russia has approved a coronavirus vaccine for mass production.
The drug - named Sputnik V in reference to Russia's Cold War satellite - will be made available for frontline health workers from late August or September, Russian media reported.
But the drug has raised concerns because it has not undergone phase-3 trials, which are considered essential to guarantee the safety of a vaccine.
Many experts fear the Russia may be sacrificing safety to score geopolitical points.
Dr. Anthony Fauci, the top US infectious-diseases expert, is...
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Russian President Vladimir Putin announces approval of coronavirus vaccine before completion of clinical trials

Russian President Vladimir Putin announces approval of coronavirus vaccine before completion of clinical trials

1 month ago   |   By NY Daily News

Russian President Vladimir Putin on Tuesday revealed he has approved a coronavirus vaccine, calling it the world's first treatment for the fast-spreading disease ripping its way across small towns and large cities in nations across the globe
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