Health Canada launches review of possible vaccine for COVID-19

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Health Canada has launched its first review of a possible vaccine for COVID-19, but cautions this is just one step on the road to approval.

The agency is evaluating the shot being worked on by drugmaker AstraZeneca and Oxford University.

It is conducting a rolling review, which means Health Canada accepts data and results from the company's trials as it comes in, rather than waiting until the trials are over.

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