AstraZeneca to develop vaccines for new Covid strains in 6-9 months as sales hit $27bn – business live


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During the press conference, AstraZeneca said it is making more than 100m doses of its Covid-19 vaccine every month, and will ramp this up to over 200m a month from April.

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Here is Reuters’ take on the AstraZeneca results.

AstraZeneca sees growth picking up, even without COVID-19 vaccine

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