Politico   |  August 24, 2020

“This Covid vaccine is probably the most precious and prestigious medical resource in any of our lifetimes,” said Lawrence Gostin, a public health expert at Georgetown University. “The race to be first has enormous political, geopolitical overtones to it. It’s all wrapped up in international prestige and chest-thumping from populist leaders like Xi Jinping, Vladimir Putin and President Trump.”

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