China showed off its coronavirus vaccines at a Beijing trade event. The vaccine was produced by Chinese companies Sinovac Biotech and Sinopharm.

While neither drug is on the market, experts hope that they are approved after Phase 3 trials continue through the end of 2020. China has faced criticism over its handling of the virus and hopes the vaccine will help paint a different picture.

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Chinese President Xi Jinping said that any vaccine developed in the country would be a “global public good.” And the country’s Global Times tabloid reported that the price of the vaccines “will not be high.”

AstraZeneca, who partnered with the University of Oxford to develop a drug, said that had paused their vaccine trials after a patient fell mysteriously ill. There are numerous coronavirus vaccine trials in many countries around the world. As of September, about 10 are in Phase 3 trials.

Countries around the world have been decimated financially by the coronavirus, in addition to the high death tolls in many places.

Read more about protecting yourself from coronavirus. Check the CDC website for more information on how to protect yourself and check our latest article to learn how COVID-19 differs from the flu.

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