The corona vaccine that scientists at the University of Oxford and the pharma AstraZeneca are working on seems to do what it expects. In a test with more than a thousand British people, it has been found to be safe and leads to a fierce immune response. Virologists and vaccologists call the results “very encouraging”, but at the same time dampen expectations that are too high.
The vaccine that AstraZeneca is developing together with Oxford University is called AZD1222. The first test results were published Monday in the authoritative scientific journal …