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Pfizer and BioNTech Announced They Could Submit Their Vaccine in October for Evaluation

Pfizer and BioNTech Announced They Could Submit Their Vaccine in October for Evaluation

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Although the trials have not been completed, the pharmaceutical companies are already negotiating with governments and advancing sale prices. A Conicet expert requests "caution with bombastic announcements". Pfizer and BioNTech, two of the most powerful biotech companies on the planet, announced the start of the final trial of their experimental vaccine to combat the coronavirus. It was proposed as a challenge to present results in October that, by that date, will be evaluated by regulatory entities (FDA, Food and Drug Administration, the equivalent of Anmat in the US). At the same time, they stipulated a selling price: $ 20 maximum per dose delivered (a two-dose regimen is planned over time). As a result, companies headquartered in the US and Germany, respectively, advance in the race to...