Madison-based collaboration joins race to develop COVID-19 vaccine

MADISON, Wis.– A Madison-based collaboration joins scientists around the world in racing to develop a vaccine to combat the coronavirus.

Scientists at the University of Wisconsin-Madison are teaming up with FluGen and Bharat Biotech to develop a coronavirus vaccine at a pace much quicker than usual.

“This collaboration has thrown it’s hat in the ring to produce a vaccine as quick as possible, one that is safe and effective,” Eric Hamilton, a UW-Madison spokesperson, said. “If this is the one or one of several that works, that would be fantastic.”...

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Ken Notes: If, and I believe they will, Wisconsin companies, the UW, WARF, and URP are responsible for a vaccine or treatment we need to be in a position to publicize this globally. Also I suggest a hashtag be developed for all articles, stories, and news releases. At the very lease use #Wisconsin...



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