A vaccine for COVID-19: So near and yet so far

Friday, 24 Jul, 1.08 pm

"Never before the world has conducted a vaccine research so quickly without compromising safety or scientific integrity. It is important to know if a vaccine is safe, immunogenic and effective in protecting us against coronavirus - and - it is equally important to ensure that everyone of us.."
With the numbers of those infected with COVID-19 (SARS-CoV-2) escalating everyday globally we are indeed wading through turbulent waters with no end at sight. Scientists around the world are literally burning the midnight oil, searching frantically for a treatment to rid the world of this pandemic.