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Britain to infect healthy volunteers with coronavirus in vaccine challenge trials – The Washington Post

The research is risky, given that there’s no surefire treatment for covid-19.

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The United States is moving more cautiously, with leading government researchers saying human challenge trials might be too risky or unnecessary. But the British scientists say the potential payoff is massive that accelerating vaccine development by even three months could save hundreds of thousands of lives globally.
CDC director says coronavirus vaccines wont be widely available till the middle of next year
The British experiment is scheduled to begin in January. Volunteers will be given a l…

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