EU agrees coronavirus vaccine deal with Moderna -
EU agrees coronavirus vaccine deal with Moderna
The European Union has reached a deal with US pharmaceutical firm Moderna to secure doses of its coronavirus vaccine candidate, European Commission chief Ursula von der Leyen announced on Tuesday, according to Deutsche Well.
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Last week, Moderna said its experimental vaccine was 94.5% effective in preventing the virus that has killed almost 1.5 million people and devastated the global economy.
Von der Leyen said: "I am happy to announce that tomorrow we will approve a new contract to secure another COVID-19 vaccine." She added the deal will include up to 160 million doses.
In August, the EU's executive branch said early discussions with Moderna had been concluded with the aim of signing a contract for the supply of 80 million doses, with the option of acquiring a further 80 million at a later stage.
It is the sixth deal of its kind the EU has negotiated with vaccine developers, the source said.
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