The Trump administration’s Operation Warp Speed program is backing six efforts with the ambitious goal of delivering an effective vaccine by January
They warned that the next great pandemic would be a coronavirus, but research funding went to studying other threats.
Research groups around the globe are looking to see whether urban wastewater monitoring can be integrated into surveillance systems for SARS-CoV-2 and other pathogens.
Candidates are speeding toward human trials
Groups of scientists tasked with identifying pandemic-prone microbes were stretched too far and thin