Biovac partners with US company to manufacture COVID-19 vaccine in SA
Biovac announced a local manufacturing partnership with US-based immunotherapy company, ImmunityBio on Thursday.
Biovac says this collaboration aims to develop capability in South Africa for the full value-chain manufacturing of vaccines.
Africa Melane on #702Breakfast chats to Biovac CEO Dr Morena Makhoana to give more insight on the matter.
US-based immunotherapy company, ImmunityBio has developed a vaccine that has a similar construct to Johnson and Johnson but have made a few tweaks to try make it more broadly protective.Dr Morena Makhoana, CEO - Biovac
Listen below to the full conversation:
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