Ottawa handing out research dollars to speed up development of COVID-19 vaccine

CKTB-News- Mac Teaching hospital

McMaster University is getting money to help with the fight against COVID -19.

Two McMaster research projects will share the $1.8 million to study medical countermeasures, antivirals and vaccines.

The federal Health Minister Patty Hadju says in a statement, "Their essential work will contribute to the development of effective vaccines, diagnostics, treatment and public health responses."