A woman receives an injection during Phase 3 testing for the Johnson & Johnson vaccine in the United States. File photo: AP A woman receives an injection during Phase 3 testing for the Johnson & Johnson vaccine in the United States. File photo: AP
A woman receives an injection during Phase 3 testing for the Johnson & Johnson vaccine in the United States. File photo: AP

Johnson & Johnson pauses Covid vaccine trial after ‘unexplained illness in participant’

  • Johnson & Johnson had moved an experimental coronavirus shot into late-stage human studies in US
  • News of halt comes after AstraZeneca temporarily stopped tests of vaccine after a trial participant fell

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
A woman receives an injection during Phase 3 testing for the Johnson & Johnson vaccine in the United States. File photo: AP A woman receives an injection during Phase 3 testing for the Johnson & Johnson vaccine in the United States. File photo: AP
A woman receives an injection during Phase 3 testing for the Johnson & Johnson vaccine in the United States. File photo: AP
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