How Long Will a COVID-19 Vaccine Really Take?

Dr. Vincent Silenzio, a Rutgers expert in urban and global public health, shares his views on what we can expect

Testing is one piece of reopening society, but experts are still relying on the help of a COVID-19 vaccine to keep the public safe. Researchers are increasingly optimistic that scientists are getting closer to developing a vaccine, even though we’re barely months into identifying and learning about the novel coronavirus that causes COVID-19. Human and clinical trials are well underway, but just when they will be ready for manufacture and distribution is another story.

What is a realistic timeline and does one exist? Briana Vannozzi of NJTV News asked Dr. Vincent Silenzio, an expert in urban and global public health at Rutgers University.

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