Pharmaceutical company Pfizer has released information regarding their COVID-19 vaccine stating that it is 90% effective. The vaccine was made in partnership with BioNTech and is currently in phase 3 trials.
The company’s CEO is incredibly optimistic about the influence this Vaccine will have stating;
The first set of results from our Phase 3 COVID-19 vaccine trial provides the initial evidence of our vaccine’s ability to prevent COVID-19Dr. Albert Bourla – Pfizer.com
Pfizer estimates that 50 million doses of the vaccine will be out by the end of this year and 1.5 billion to be released in 2021. Transferring the doses will however prove challenging as it needs to be stored at a very cold tempreture.