Novavax is a protein vaccine, made with an older technology that has been used for years to produce other kinds of vaccines. Photo illustration: Reuters
Novavax is a protein vaccine, made with an older technology that has been used for years to produce other kinds of vaccines. Photo illustration: Reuters

WHO approves India-made Novavax coronavirus vaccine for emergency use

  • The decision is good news for poorer countries, as it paves the way for the jabs to be included in the UN-backed Covax programme
  • The shots require only refrigerated storage – an appealing option for low-income countries compared to other vaccines that require very cold storage

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
Novavax is a protein vaccine, made with an older technology that has been used for years to produce other kinds of vaccines. Photo illustration: Reuters
Novavax is a protein vaccine, made with an older technology that has been used for years to produce other kinds of vaccines. Photo illustration: Reuters
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