According to the U.S. Billionaire and Microsoft co-founder, Bill gates, a South Korean pharmaceutical firm is capable of developing 200 million coronavirus vaccine kit by June next year. This was said in a letter by Gates to the South Korean President Moon Jae-In.
The Presidential Office in Seoul further added, “Gates is seeking to cooperate closely with South Korea”. That’s all they reveal from the July 20 letter.
Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation (BMGF) has donated $3.6 Million to SK Bioscience in May so that they can expedite the research and development of the COVID-19 vaccine kit. Not only they are working on their own coronavirus vaccine but along with it, the company is a contract manufacturer by AstraZeneca Plc to develop their vaccine too. Apart from this, the company is not given any other information. Carolina Marin’s Father Passed Away
Collectively working with Oxford University, AstraZeneca has developed a vaccine that is currently at the third and last stage of the human trial. AstraZeneca’s vaccine is also one of the best bets in the global contest to find immunization.
The stock price of the SK Chemicals, the parent company of SK Bioscience and which also holds 98% company’s share has surged about 25% amid news of their capability of developing the vaccine.
Now, it has been cleared that without the vaccine it is impossible to re-open the country safely and get everything back to normal. Therefore, hundreds of vaccines are developing across the globe.