Vaccine progress and profits - July 27, 2020

First Phase 3 human study of a vaccine candidate now underway, some nursing homes have avoided COVID-19, but many nursing home workers are getting infected.

Vaccine candidate enters Phase 3 and investors win

  • While many of the COVID-19 deaths have been among elderly residents of nursing homes, there are many nursing homes without COVID-19 outbreaks. The San Francisco Chronicle reports on how San Francisco officials have - so far — protected the 700 vulnerable residents of the city’s enormous Laguna Honda nursing home.

How are we doing?

Healthcare workers hit hard