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Pfizer has been accused of “bullying” Latin American governments in Covid vaccine negotiations. What happened during these negotiations?
The UK should share the vaccine with the other countries – but only after all the vulnerable have been vaccinated.5 min read
Prioritising vaccine distribution in the UK will serve the short-term goal of protecting the NHS. Yet this short-term goal does not significantly contribute to containing the pandemic. For that, we need a collective effort.
New studies may indicate that the recent reports of the detection of the E484K mutation in the UK variant should be of greater concern to UK health officials than the importation and subsequent circulation of the South African variant.
Results from individual studies are very precise, and not always the best grounds for making policy decisions.
Production limits the rate at which vaccines can be rolled out, and is at the heart of the current disagreements between the UK and EU.
With richer countries having bought up most of the leading western vaccines, others are looking to India, China and Russia for supplies.