Zika Vaccine Trials Have Begun, But Funding Is About To Run Out
The vaccine is still a long way from commercial use, but funding to fight Zika could run out by the end of the month.By Ben Lawson | August 3, 2016
Scientists are pushing forward with another Zika vaccine even as officials warn funding to fight the outbreak is about run out.
The National Institutes of Health announced Wednesday that its vaccine entered clinical trials.
This is the second Zika vaccine to reach that stage. Last week, Inovio Pharmaceuticals announced clinical trials began for its vaccine.