Sacramento COVID-19 vaccine trial needs more participants


Sacramento COVID-19 vaccine trial needs more participants


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LETICIA: TAKING A LOOK AT THE LATEST CORONAVIRUS NUMBERS ACCORDING TO JOHNS HOPKINS UNIVERSITY. CALIFORNIA REPORTED 3800 CASES SINCE THIS TIME YESTERDAY. THE STATE HAS SEEN MORE THAN 638,000 POSITIVE CASES DURING THE PANDEMIC. 157 PEOPLE DIED IN THE PAST 24 HOURS. THE DEATH TOLL NOW STANDS AT 11,000 IN CALIFORNIA. THE U.S. RECORDED 38,000 CASES IN THE PAST 24 HOURS. THE COUNTRY IS APPROACHING FIVE — 5.5 MILLION CASES. THE NATIONAL DEATH TOLL WENT UP BY 1200. MORE THAN 171,000 HAVE DIED. AND JOBLESS CLAIMS JUMPED BACK ABOVE ONE MILLION. THE LABOR DEPARTMENT SAYS 1.1 MILLION PEOPLE FILED FOR UNEMPLOYMENT CLAIMS LAST WEEK. DEIRDRE: SACRAMENTO COUNTY IS GOING TO DO ANOTHER POP-UP TESTING SITE IN ELK GROVE. THE NATIONAL GUARD WILL RUN THIS THEY’LL BE AT ELK GROVE REGIONAL ONE. PARK THIS MORNING, STARTING AT 8:00. YOU DON’T NEED AN APPOINTMENT, BUT THEY DO ONLY HAVE 100 TESTS, SO YOU WILL NEED TO GET OUT THERE EARLY. YOU DON’T NEED TO HAVE SYMPTOMS OF COVID-19. BUT YOU

Sacramento COVID-19 vaccine trial needs more participants


A clinical trial for a novel coronavirus vaccine got underway at UC Davis Health in Sacramento on Thursday.Pfizer picked Sacramento as one of 120 sites to be a part of the worldwide COVID-19 trial. The company aims to enroll about 30,000 participants from across the globe.Both UC Davis Medical Center and Kaiser Permanente are participating in the vaccine trial through a partnership with Pfizer.UC Davis said it needs more volunteers for the vaccine trial. Participants could earn $700.To see if you qualify for the COVID-19 vaccine trial, check out UC Davis Health’s website here.

A clinical trial for a novel coronavirus vaccine got underway at UC Davis Health in Sacramento on Thursday.

Pfizer picked Sacramento as one of 120 sites to be a part of the worldwide COVID-19 trial. The company aims to enroll about 30,000 participants from across the globe.

Both UC Davis Medical Center and Kaiser Permanente are participating in the vaccine trial through a partnership with Pfizer.

UC Davis said it needs more volunteers for the vaccine trial. Participants could earn $700.

To see if you qualify for the COVID-19 vaccine trial, check out UC Davis Health’s website here.



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