FACTBOX-The race for a coronavirus vaccine

(Updates Inovio, Gamaleya vaccines; adds Bharat Biotech, PLA) June 30 (Reuters) - More than 100 vaccines are being developed and tested around the world to stop the COVID-19 pandemic, which has killed hundreds of thousands and ravaged the global economy. The following is a list of major drugmakers and research institutes that have started or are planning to start human trials for their vaccine candidates. For a separate FACTBOX on treatments under development, click here: Date of Company Progress Development stage Story link last update June 10 Johnson & Moved up Trial will take [nL4N2DN30 Johnson human place in the 1] clinical United States and trials for Belgium. its experimental COVID-19 vaccine by two months to second half of July. June 14 AstraZeneca Has signed Mid-stage studies. [nL4N2DL1B Plc deals to 3] expand future supply of the vaccine it licensed from University of Oxford. Currently expects to supply more than two billion doses. Vaccine still being tested. June 4 Novavax Inc The U.S. Early-stage [nL4N2DI06 Department testing. 9] of Defense has pledged $60 million to fund manufacturin g of its experimental vaccine. June 18 Sinopharm The Chinese Early-to-mid stage [nL4N2DT36 state-owned trials. 3] company is developing two vaccines, one of which has shown promise in humans. April BioNTech SE The German Being tested in [nL8N2CI8N 30 drugmaker is humans in early- W] working with to mid-stage Pfizer Inc trials. to make 10-20 million doses of an experimental vaccine by the end of 2020. June 10 Moderna Inc Lonza Plans to start [nL8N2DF4N late-stage trials 7] aims to in July. speed completion of two commercial production lines for Moderna's trial COVID-19 vaccine. May 22 CanSino Early Being tested in a [nL1N2D412 Biologics results mid-stage trial in J] showed the Wuhan. China-based company's vaccine is safe and induces a rapid immune response. May 14 GlaxoSmithKl Partnered Early stage trials [nL8N2CW42 ine Plc with Sanofi to begin in second M] SA half of 2020. to develop a vaccine. June 17 CureVac The unlisted Launched [nL8N2DU29 German early-stage human Y] biotech trial. expects data in September or October and is eyeing potential approval of its vaccine in mid-2021. June 30 Inovio Vaccine Mid-stage testing [nL4N2E737 Pharma candidate, Q] found to be safe, induced immune responses in healthy volunteers in an early stage study June 11 Sinovac The Plans to begin [nL1N2DO1D Biotech Ltd China-based late-stage trials Q] vaccine in Brazil. maker has released positive preliminary results from early-stage trials of its vaccine. June 19 Clover The Chinese Launched human [nL4N2DW1W Biopharmaceu developer trials. I] ticals expects initial safety data from an early-stage study in August and aims to begin broader studies by the year-end. June 15 Not Scientists Early-stage [nL8N2DS5J applicable at Imperial trials. I] College London are set to begin trials of a potential coronavirus vaccine. June 21 Not Researchers Mid-stage trials. [nL4N2DY03 applicable at Institute I] of Medical Biology at Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences are testing a coronavirus vaccine. June 19 Genexine Inc South Early-stage [nL4N2DW1T Korea's trials. 3] Genexine has begun human trials of its vaccine. June 23 Chongqing The Chinese Early-stage trial. [nL4N2E018 Zhifei company's D] Biological unit Anhui Products Zhifei Longcom Biopharmaceu tical has received approval to test its vaccine on humans. June 18 Not The Gamaleya Early-stage (https://bit.ly/2Z2XMEx) applicable Research trials. Institute in Russia has begun human trials of an experimental vaccine, with results expected in August. June 29 Bharat Vaccine Early- to [nL4N2E70F Biotech approved for mid-stage trials 6] human trials to start in July. in India. June 24 Walvax Trials Early-stage [nL1N2E11Q Biotechnolog sponsored by studies. 8] y Co the China-based company, along with a Chinese military research institute, have begun. (Reporting by Vishwadha Chander and Manas Mishra in Bengaluru; Editing by Saumyadeb Chakrabarty and Maju Samuel)

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