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Indian medical experts welcome Oxford trial results for Covid vaccine

IndiaTimes Tuesday, 21 July 2020 ()
Medical experts in India have hailed the results of Oxford University's early-stage human trials for a Covid-19 vaccine, with some saying it's the "most scientifically done" among all such exercises, while others expressing hope that the final trials will "bear fruit".
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