Due to increase of COVID-19 and a huge number of death penalties due to this pandemic around the globe made the health organizations and various biotechnology companies conscious to prepare an effective remedy to curb with this fatal disease as early as possible. Gradually many biotech companies around the world tried their best and got successful to prepare the vaccines to fight with corona virus. Here is the detail of some renowned companies from around the world that announced the cost of their COVID-19 vaccines.
Moderna is a renowned US based biotechnology company. The company is now at the final stage in doing the clinical trials of the of their COVID-19 vaccines and received the positive results. Now the US biotech company is ready to provide the Vaccine in the market locally and internationally. According to company, it will provide the vaccine to the governments between $25 and $37. The cost will charged according to the number of orders.
The chief Executive Officer CEO of the Moderna, the COVID-19 vaccine price they are going to provide to governments is same as for the flu vaccine that is between $10 and $50.
Sinovac Biotech is a Chinese biopharmaceutical company and has successfully prepared the COVID-19 vaccine. According to reports the company already provided their vaccines during the pandemic to the front line health workers and high risk groups at Jiaxing, Zhejiang province, China. According to the Jiaxing’s Center for Disease Control and Prevention CDC, the COVID-19 vaccine prepared by the Sinovac is available at $30 per dose.
Pfizer and BioNTech
The Pfizer is a US based pharmaceutical company and recently it developed the COVID-19 vaccine in collaboration with its German partner, BioNTech. They claim that their vaccine is 90% effective to fight against the COVID-19. The Pfizer and BioNTech decided to provide their vaccine at $ 20 per dose.
Sputnik V is a COVID-19 vaccine introduced by the Russian Direct Investment Fund RDIF. RDIF announced that they received the positive results for the last stage of the clinical trials. According to RDIF the Sputnik V will cure the disease up to 92%. RDIF claimed that the vaccine will be available at lower price as compared to the prices of the vaccines of Moderna and Pfizer/BioNTech. RDIF plans to launch its vaccines next week.
Novavax is a US based vaccine manufacturer and successfully gained the positive results for the clinical trials for its COVID-19 vaccine. The company announced the price of its vaccine that will cost $16.
Johnson and Johnson recently started and successfully gained the positive results for the clinical trials of their vaccine Janssen. According to the company the Janssen COVID-19 vaccine will be available at $10.
AstraZeneca is a renowned British pharmaceutical company and accompanied with Oxford University for the preparation of the COVID-19 vaccine. The company provided protection to high risk age groups during the pandemic. According to AstraZeneca the COVID-19 vaccine will be priced only $4 which is the lowest cost among all the vaccines provided by other biotech and pharmaceutical companies.