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Coronavirus vaccine update: Brazil halts China jab trial on adverse effect

Brazil has suspended clinical trials for China's Sinovac coronavirus vaccine, due to a 'severe adverse effect'. Catch latest coronavirus vaccine updates and Covid treatment here

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BS Web Team  |  New Delhi 

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The vaccine has been developed by Siberia’s Vector Institute, which completed early-stage human trials of the vaccine last week.

vaccine update: The world recorded nearly 500,000 fresh Covid-19 cases in the last 24 hours, pushing the tally to 50,728,891. While the US caseload has crossed 10.2 million, India, France, Russia and Brazil are also struggling to curb the growth of the highly infectious virus. Every hope today is pinned on vaccine development. Take a look at how things stand:



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First Published: Fri, November 06 2020. 12:47 IST