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last updated 14 May 2020

In 1983, scientists discovered HIV (human immunodeficiency virus) that causes AIDS (Acquired immune deficiency syndrome).
According to WHO, HIV continues to be a major global public health issue, having claimed more than 35 million lives so far. In 2017, 940 000 people died from HIV-related causes globally.

Launched in 1996, the International AIDS Vaccine Initiative (IAVI) is a nonprofit scientific research organization dedicated to addressing urgent, unmet global health challenges including HIV and tuberculosis.
In 2020 24 years later there is still no vaccine.

Dr. Anthony S. Fauci, the top infectious disease expert on the Trump administration’s coronavirus task force, estimate a vaccine could arrive in at least 12 to 18 months. This is optimistic. The record for developing an entirely new vaccine is at least four years.

Although scientists did create candidate vaccines for the coronaviruses SARS-CoV and MERS-CoV, these did not exit clinical trials or enter public use, partly because of lack of resources.

The COVID-19 effort is being fast-tracked.
Normally researchers need years to secure funding, get approvals and study results piece by piece.
There are already at least 254 therapies and 95 vaccines related to Covid-19 being explored.


What it takes to develop a vaccine: