The vaccine war! Who’s going to claim credit for concocting the magic potion that’ll stop the global pandemic, let us get back to our normal lives and get the world economy out of the tailspin it’s currently in?
This week drug-giant Pfeizer said its as yet-unapproved vaccine is 90% effective. Of course Moscow has already registered its Sputnik V vaccine and says that’s 92% effective! So who else is in the running to save mankind (and earn loads of money/prestige/influence)? Polly Boiko takes a look.