Australia avoids 'risky business' of coronavirus vaccine sweepstakes

27 May 2020 - Australia is avoiding huge financial risks by staying out of the global sweepstakes on coronavirus vaccines. ...

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Australia must work to avoid 'vaccine nationalism', former top bureaucrat warns

18 May 2020 - A former top bureaucrat has warned the international race to develop a vaccine against the novel ...

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COVID-19 vaccine frontrunners emerge as rollout debate rages

18 May 2020 - Governments and drug makers are weighing how to roll out coronavirus vaccines, including reserving the first ...

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Influenza vaccines released for 2020 season

8 May 2020 - Six influenza vaccines are available in Australia in 2020. All of these vaccines are quadrivalent, which ...

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Australia lacks vaccine making capacity, Defence report warns

6 May 2020 - Australia lacks the facilities and know-how to make its own pandemic vaccines, a report to government ...

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Bill Gates donates $10 million to Australian trial of immune-boosting vaccine

5 May 2020 - Bill Gates has donated $10 million to an Australian trial of a vaccine that researchers hope ...

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COVID-19: Australia’s pledge to $12 billion virus fight, WHO issues vaccine warning

5 May 2020 - Scott Morrison has promised more than $352 million as part of a global coronavirus vaccine fundraiser, but ...

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University of Queensland says COVID-19 vaccine ready by September

29 April 2020 - An Australian vaccine for COVID-19 could be ready by September, its developers say. ...

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COVID-19: Queensland vaccine researchers make crucial breakthrough

29 April 2020 - An experimental Australian vaccine for COVID-19 has generated immunity levels in preclinical trials exceeding those recorded in ...

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Greg Hunt: Australia now leading the race for a vaccine

16 April 2020 - Australia has long punched above its weight in health and medical research — think Gardasil, cochlear and ...

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Why a decades old TB vaccine is getting attention in the fight against COVID-19

14 April 2020 - In the desperate search for ammunition to fend off the COVID-19 pandemic, a decades old tuberculosis ...

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COVID-19: Ebola drug leads treatment race

13 April 2020 - A failed Ebola drug is emerging as the treatment of choice for COVID-19 after Australian scientists ...

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COVID-19: CSL joins global hunt for vaccine

6 April 2020 - Biotechnology company CSL has weighed into the global race to fight the coronavirus by partnering with ...

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CSIRO scientists in Australia start testing potential coronavirus vaccine on ferrets

2 April 2020 - Ferrets have been injected with two trial vaccines for coronavirus at CSIRO’s Geelong animal testing laboratory to ...

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COVID-19: frontline virus fighters to trial TB vaccine

27 March 2020 - Thousands of Australian doctors, nurses and health workers will be given a tuberculosis vaccine in a ...

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