Brazil halts COVID-19 vaccine trial after volunteer has ‘severe adverse event’

Posted by on November 10, 2020 2:00 pm
Categories: US National Stories

Brazil has halted trials of a Chinese-developed COVID-19 vaccine after a volunteer experienced a “severe adverse event,” according to a report. The suspension of the Chinese drugmaker Sinovac Biotech’s CoronaVac was reported in a note from Brazil’s National Health Surveillance Agency, which said trials will be suspended following the Oct. 29 incident, CNN reported. “With…