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Texas scientists’ new Covid-19 vaccine is cheaper, easier to make and patent-free

Dr Maria Bottazzi says their vaccine, called Corbevax, is unique because they do not intend to patent itA new Covid-19 vaccine is being developed by Texas scientists using a decades-old conventional method that will make the production and distribution cheaper and more accessible for countries most affected by the pandemic and where new variants are likely to originate due to low inoculation rates.The team, led by Drs Peter Hotez and Maria Bottazzi from the Texas Children’s Hospital Center for V...
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New Patent-Free COVID Vaccine Developed As 'Gift To the World'

An anonymous reader quotes a report from New Atlas: A new COVID-19 vaccine, developed by researchers from the Texas Children's Hospital and Baylor College of Medicine, is being offered patent-free to vaccine manufacturers across the world. Human trials have shown the vaccine to be safe and effective, with India already authorizing its use as production ramps up to over 100 million doses per month. The vaccine has been named Corbevax and it is based on a traditional protein-based technology that ...
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A Texas pediatrician and professor developed a low-cost COVID-19 vaccine. India just granted it emergency use authorization.

Medical workers administer COVID-19 vaccines in Mumbai, India, April 13, 2021.Rajanish Kakade/AP Public health experts have previously said vaccine inequality would allow for new variants.  A Texas doctor and his team developed Corbevax, a low-cost COVID-19 vaccine.  The vaccine just received emergency use authorization in India.  A Texas pediatrician and a professor developed a low-cost COVID-19 vaccine that was approved for emergency use in India on Tuesday. Dr. Peter Hotez, a pediatrician ...
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