Race for coronavirus vaccine takes big step with trial at University of Maryland – Baltimore Sun

The hunt for vaccines and therapies for COVID-19, the illness brought on by the coronavirus, has actually been a huge undertaking by federal governments, scholastic institutions and industry, which have invested billions of dollars. Currently, there are no approved vaccines, though 27 human trials are in progress around the world, including 5 in Phase 3, according to a report from IHS Markit, a London-based research study firm.