Drugmaker Moderna’s coronavirus vaccine ready for human testing
BY MEGAN CERULLO | CBS News
FEBRUARY 25, 2020
Drugmaker Moderna said on Monday that the first batch of its vaccine against the coronavirus is ready for the government to start testing on humans. The therapeutics and vaccines company said it has shipped vials of the medicine, called mRNA-1273, to the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID) in Bethesda, Maryland.