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CureVac CEO Daniel Menichella Discusses Coronavirus Vaccine Development with U.S. President Donald Trump and Members of Coronavirus Task Force

TÜBINGEN, Germany/ Boston - March 02, 2020 - Daniel Menichella, CEO of biopharmaceutical company CureVac, was today invited to the White House to discuss strategies and opportunities for the rapid development and production of a coronavirus vaccine with U.S. President Donald Trump, Vice President Mike Pence, members of the White House Coronavirus Task Force and high-ranking representatives of pharmaceutical and biotech companies working on the outbreak's response.

In the discussion, Menichella highlighted the potential of CureVac's mRNA platform for vaccine development based on mRNA technology. "We are very confident that we will be able to develop a potent vaccine candidate within a few months, said CureVac CEO Daniel Menichella. "We can rely on the data of a Phase 1 rabies study in which we were able to immunize all participants with a very low dose. On this basis, we are working intensively to achieve a very low dose for the CoV vaccine as well. In addition, CureVac has a GMP-certified production facility which enables us to produce up to ten million vaccine doses in one production run."

Paul-Ehrlich-Institut (PEI), the Federal Institute for Vaccines and Biomedicines

Today's news ...

Trump was doing everything he could to secure a vaccine for the United States | DW |

Yep ... the Coronavirus may cost the Republicans and Trump the election in Nov.2020.

My earlier post @TikunOlam:

    US presidential elections seldom are decided by policy, mostly by personality. It's the economy, jobs and the wallet, short term experience and not long term impact on society. Policy makers look to the next election to score points. In Nevada, foreign policy scored a lowly 9% in voter priority. Thus Israel will not matter in voter decision on who will occupy the White House in 2021. The coronavirus impact on the global economy may be the greatest threat to Trump's re-election.
    Go Bernie go ... you're the best of the lot!
    [By Oui on Feb. 24, 2020]


'Sapere aude'
by Oui (Oui) on Sun Mar 15th, 2020 at 01:10:26 PM EST

Well we know all Trump's remarks are bull and bluster ... counting down the days until January 2021 ...

'Sapere aude'

by Oui (Oui) on Sun Mar 15th, 2020 at 01:23:14 PM EST
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epitomizing US dollar diplomacy FTW. "What's yours is mine, what's mine is mine."
by Cat on Sun Mar 15th, 2020 at 06:38:51 PM EST
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Trump 'offers large sums' for exclusive access to coronavirus vaccine | The Guardian |

    According to an anonymous source quoted in the newspaper, Trump was doing everything to secure a vaccine against the coronavirus for the US, "but for the US only".


'Sapere aude'
by Oui (Oui) on Sun Mar 15th, 2020 at 09:13:46 PM EST
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< wipes tears >

needs more sanctions, possibly weed

by Cat on Mon Mar 16th, 2020 at 04:39:53 PM EST
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I thought Trump was an anti-vaxer.
by gk (gk (gk quattro due due sette @gmail.com)) on Mon Mar 16th, 2020 at 04:42:45 PM EST
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