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Regulators dreaded by pharma companies for their zero tolerance and harsh crackdowns have been mum on COVID vaccine developers' bombastic claims

Sleepy drug regulators mute witness to Covid vaccine one-upmanship; leave investors, patients at grave risk

Nov 20, 2020

Emboldened, firms indulge in a game of one-upmanship based on alarmingly low number of trials. Sputnik had been tried on only 20 patients before Gamaleya made the claim; Pfizer 120 and Moderna 95