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Moderna eyes Oz production


MODERNA’S chief medical officer Paul Burton says the company can “pivot quickly” its Covid-19 vaccine to rapidly evolving strains of coronaviru­s, as the highly contagious Delta keeps spreading.

Dr Burton has confirmed the company is in talks with the Australian government about shifting production of its Covid-19 vaccine technology down under, with experts predicting the virus will be part of our lives for decades to come.

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