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32.  Vaccines
  Infection Control Today.  Oct. 25, 2020.  


(1) L. Clifford McDonald, MD. Epidemiology, Virology, and Clinical Features of COVID 19. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. October 22, 2020 Vaccines and Related Biological Products Advisory Committee. FDA. Oct. 22, 2020.

(2) Development and Licensure of Vaccines to Prevent COVID-19 Guidance for Industry. Food and Drug Administration. 

(3) Calina D, Docea AO, Petrakis D. et al. Towards effective COVID‑19 vaccines: Updates, perspectives and challenges (Review). Int. J. of Molecular Medicine. 2020;46:3-16.

(4) ECRI. Fast-tracking COVID-19 Vaccine Approval: Rushing to the Finish Line May Result in Tripping and Falling. Position Statement in the Age of COVID-19. Oct. 21, 2020. 

(5) Callaway E. Dozens to be deliberately infected with coronavirus in UK ‘human challenge’ trials. Nature. Oct. 20, 2020.
(6) Solidarity Therapeutics Trial produces conclusive evidence on the effectiveness of repurposed drugs for COVID-19 in record time. Oct. 15, 2020. WHO. 

(7) Pass W. COVID-19: Convalescent Plasma Falls Short in Phase 2 Trial. Medscape. Oct. 23, 2020. 

(8) Harris Poll. Nearly 80% of Americans think that the speedy approval process of a coronavirus vaccine is driven by politics – NOT by proof that shots work.

(9) Silverman E. STAT-Harris Poll: The share of Americans interested in getting Covid-19 vaccine as soon as possible is dropping. Stat News. Oct. 19, 2020. 

(10) Peter Luri. Center for Science in the Public Interest. Public Comment. October 22, 2020 Vaccines and Related Biological Products Advisory Committee. FDA. Oct. 22, 2020.

(11) IHME CoVID-19 Forecasting Team. Modeling COVID-19 scenarios for the United States. Nature Medicine. Oct. 23, 2020. 

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