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Human trial for COVID-19 vaccine launched by Johnson & Johnson

Johnson & Johnson has confirmed that a human trial for a COVID-19 vaccine has begun in the United States and Belgium after positive results were seen in its study with monkeys.

Johnson & Johnson looks to start human trials of COVID-19 vaccine in September

Johnson & Johnson has announced the selection of a lead Covid-19 vaccine candidate with an expansion of its existing partnerships between the Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson and the Biomedical Advanced Research and Development Authority. The company expects to start human trials of the vaccine by September this year, joining for more is Ludovic de Beaucoudrey, Medical Affairs Director at Janssen South Africa.

The 4 most under-reported stories on the COVID-19 pandemic

In light of the current COVID-19 pandemic, media intelligence company Meltwater has been tracking some of the most talked about and reported topics on the virus around the world, as well as some of the stories that are not gaining as much media attention.

Johnson & Johnson announces COVID-19 lead vaccine candidate

Drugs manufacturer, Johnson & Johnson have announced the selection of a lead COVID-19 vaccine candidate from constructs it has been working on since January 2020, CNBC Africa spoke to the Managing Director, Chief Scientific Officer and vice chairman at Johnson and Johnson Dr. Paul Stoffels for more on this.