COVID-19 vaccine may take 12-18 months: Report
According to the experts, the hopes are that it will be within a year, but that is not in any way guaranteed
The goal of a vaccine is to raise an immune response against a virus or a bacterium
Scientists still predict a safe and effective vaccine against SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes COVID-19 could take at least 12-18 months to develop, according to a new report from the New York Times. In a virtual roundtable, Siddhartha Mukherjee, an Associate Professor of medicine at the Columbia University talked about how quickly the effective vaccine can be developed.