Alberta team to roll out COVID-19 vaccine in three phases in January
Pfizer and Moderna doses are to be distributed at 30 depots across the province.
Canada can make vaccines, not the ones leading the COVID-19 race
Technology is so new, manufacturing capacity is being built alongside the vaccines themselves.
Lack of Canadian vaccine production means others getting them first: PM
Will build a biomanufacturing facility in Montreal that includes the National Research Council for future vaccine production.
How the leading COVID vaccines differ and what it means for Canada
They’re rolling out within the coming months, but they differ slightly in efficacy, delivery and other components.
World Bank approves $12B to finance virus vaccines, care
Part of a package of up to $160 billion to help developing countries fight the COVID-19 pandemic.
Africa’s virus response is praised as rich nations struggle
Just over 34,000 deaths are confirmed on the continent of 1.3 billion people.
Collaborative $1.2M project uses AI to optimize vaccine production
Project aims to strengthen Medicago’s ability to respond effectively to sudden and high-volume demand for vaccines.
Vancouver biotech discovering antibodies for COVID-19 treatment
Would give patients molecular material they need to fight the disease instead of depending on their bodies to develop their own.
Medicago invests $4M in Quebec R&D expansion
Biotech company Medicago Inc. is investing about $4 million and creating 20 new jobs as it expands its Quebec research plant.