The Washington Post has the story on the Food and Drug Administration being expected to introduce a new standard for an emergency authorization of a coronavirus vaccine
Which will make pre-election approval less likely.
Says the article:
- The guidance, which is far more rigorous than what was used for emergency clearance of hydroxychloroquine or convalescent plasma, is an effort to shore up confidence in an agency that made missteps in its handling of those clearances.
Link here for more detail.
Announcement on this expected this week sometime.