“Every month countsIn the fight against the coronavirus, which kills thousands of people and ravages the global economy. “And the only thing that will allow us to return to normal”, beyond all the measures taken in the next few monthss, “is to create a vaccine”, Bill Gates said on Thursday in the American program “The Daily Show”. But if we want to create general immunity, this vaccine must be able to be distributed worldwide, that is to billions of people, insists the founder of Microsoft.
The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, created with his wife and largely dedicated to health problems around the world, therefore considers it urgent to invest in the manufacture of these products. With extensive expertise in infectious diseases, the foundation has tens of billions of dollars. “We can speed things up”insists Bill Gates. For example, “By choosing the most promising vaccinesAmong the twenty projects under consideration.