Coronavirus 3

Just because we can all use a bit of good news about this outbreak in China, here’s a report from Medical Express, about 3 groups of researchers that are already working on a vaccine for this new coronavirus.

So according to Richard Hatchett, chief executive of the Coalition for Epidemic Preparedness Innovations (CEPI) who addressed the annual World Economic Forum in Davos, “Our goal is to have these vaccines developed very rapidly and to move very rapidly to begin clinical trials, perhaps as early as the summer.

And even if the outbreak dies down unexpectedly, Hatchett added, these researchers would continue working on that vaccine because you really never know when you might need it.

A shard of good news in the litter of not-so-good news out ther e.