An engineer looks at monkey kidney cells as he conducts a test of an experimental vaccine for the Covid-19 coronavirus at the Sinovac Biotech facilities in Beijing on April 29. Photo: AFPAn engineer looks at monkey kidney cells as he conducts a test of an experimental vaccine for the Covid-19 coronavirus at the Sinovac Biotech facilities in Beijing on April 29. Photo: AFP
An engineer looks at monkey kidney cells as he conducts a test of an experimental vaccine for the Covid-19 coronavirus at the Sinovac Biotech facilities in Beijing on April 29. Photo: AFP

US increasingly excludes China from coronavirus research projects

  • In April, the National Institutes of Health announced a public-private partnership to develop research strategy for treatments – China was not part of the group
  • NIH also cut off funding for a coronavirus project New York-based EcoHealth Alliance had with Chinese research entities

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
An engineer looks at monkey kidney cells as he conducts a test of an experimental vaccine for the Covid-19 coronavirus at the Sinovac Biotech facilities in Beijing on April 29. Photo: AFPAn engineer looks at monkey kidney cells as he conducts a test of an experimental vaccine for the Covid-19 coronavirus at the Sinovac Biotech facilities in Beijing on April 29. Photo: AFP
An engineer looks at monkey kidney cells as he conducts a test of an experimental vaccine for the Covid-19 coronavirus at the Sinovac Biotech facilities in Beijing on April 29. Photo: AFP
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