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Coronavirus: Commission approves contract with Moderna to ensure access to a potential vaccine

Brussels, 25/11/2020 - 10:38, UNIQUE ID: 201126_61
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EU News 330/2020

Today, the European Commission approved a sixth contract under the EU Vaccines Strategy, this time with the pharmaceutical company Moderna. The contract provides for the initial purchase of 80 million doses on behalf of all EU Member States, plus an option to request up to a further 80 million doses, to be supplied once a vaccine has proven to be safe and effective against COVID-19.

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