Coronavirus vaccine could take a year to distribute

Dozens of vaccines are in trials across the world, and Oxford University appears to be the furthest ahead. Final phase three human trials are in progress, and results may be available by next month. The new report estimates that at least 70 per cent of the population...

Elderly facing winter flu vaccine shortage

However, with demand up tenfold on the same time last year – according to Lloyds – pharmacies and GP surgeries are running out of their first batch of jabs before they get restocked. Older people require a special “adjuvanted” vaccine to stimulate their...