Australia accelerates new COVID-19 vaccine to fight mutant strains

EurekAlert! | Dec 12, 2021 at 1:00 AM
  • A leading South Australian immunologist has been awarded $3 million from the Federal Government to accelerate work on a locally developed Covid-19 vaccine.
  • Prof Hayball has been awarded the Medical Research Future Fund (MRFF) grant to fast-track human clinical trials of the Sementis vaccine within 18 months, and deliver long-term, and broad-ranging immunity to SARS-CoV-2.