According to the CEO of Pfizer, the company’s coronavirus vaccine is likely to get approved before 2021. On Sunday, Albert Bourla announced the pharmaceutical company will probably know whether their vaccine works or not by October of this year.
The chairman and CEO of drug company Pfizer, Albert Bourla, said a coronavirus vaccine will not be rolled out to the public at the end of October unless its safe. He made those comments in an interview Tuesday.
Pfizer, Johnson and Johnson, Moderna and many other pharmaceutical companies are preparing a joint statement. They are hoping to assure Americans any vaccine created to protect U.S. citizens will undergo a rigorous vetting process before release.
President Trump recently voiced his optimism over the possibility of a coronavirus vaccine coming very soon. During his campaign speech in Pennsylvania’ on Thursday, he gave an update on ‘Operation Warp Speed’ and the administration’s work with pharmaceutical company Pfizer.