Chinese pharmaceutical company Sinovac says it will be able to quickly develop a vaccine to target the Covid-19 Omicron variant if required. Photo: AP
Chinese pharmaceutical company Sinovac says it will be able to quickly develop a vaccine to target the Covid-19 Omicron variant if required. Photo: AP

China’s Sinovac ready to produce targeted Omicron vaccine ‘if necessary’

  • Vaccines supplier says mass production ‘not an issue’ if scientists determine changes needed to deal with world’s latest variant
  • Other manufacturers confirm they too are studying what changes if any they may need to make to boost effectiveness of their shots against Omicron

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
Chinese pharmaceutical company Sinovac says it will be able to quickly develop a vaccine to target the Covid-19 Omicron variant if required. Photo: AP
Chinese pharmaceutical company Sinovac says it will be able to quickly develop a vaccine to target the Covid-19 Omicron variant if required. Photo: AP
READ FULL ARTICLE