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Taiwan government to help fund COVID-19 vaccine development by any Taiwanese companies

Taiwan government to help fund the research and development of a COVID-19 vaccine by Taiwanese companies according to Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC) head and Health Minister Chen Shih-chung.

Assistance to vaccine manufacturers in legal areas to help reduce the limitations on clinical trials given to experts from Taiwan's Food and Drug Administration and National Health Research Institutes.

A national team of medical experts has been assembled to handle issues pertaining to patients and medical ethics in the COVID-19 clinical trials.

Taiwan is also paying close attention to international research and development efforts and will be prepared to purchase high quality and reliable vaccines for domestic use, based on the assessment of experts, the health minister said.

Meanwhile, Adimmune Corp., a Taiwan influenza vaccine manufacturer, said it had filed an application to start the first phase of human clinical trials of a COVID-19 vaccine with Two other Taiwanese vaccine manufacturers have also made significant progress in their research and development.

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