Canada wants to be at ‘front of line’ for coronavirus vaccines, signs deals with Novavax and Johnson & Johnson
Canada’s Prime Minister Trudeau visits the National Research Council of Canada in Montreal
By Steve Scherer
OTTAWA (Reuters) – Canada reached an agreement in principle on Monday with both Novavax Incand Johnson & Johnsonfor millions of doses of their experimental coronavirus vaccines, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said.
Canada’s two agreements follow separate deals with Pfizer Incand Moderna Incannounced weeks ago, and are the latest example of countries rushing to secure access to vaccines.
Canada is also in “the final stages of negotiations” to secure AstraZeneca’spotential vaccine and is in talks to secure more doses of the Pfizer vaccine candidate, Procurement Minister Anita Anand said.- ADVERTISEMENT -https://s.yimg.com/rq/darla/3-28-0/html/r-sf-flx.html
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