US company Moderna’s Corona vaccine to be available soon, know how much it will cost

Moderna Inc. of America has claimed to have developed a vaccine to deal with the corona virus. The company says that their vaccine has proved to be 94.5% effective in preventing corona infection. Meanwhile, the company has said that Moderna can take US $ 25-37 from the government for a single dose of the vaccine at Rs 1,854-2,744.

US company Moderna’s Corona vaccine to be available soon

Moderna Inc. of America has claimed to have developed a vaccine to deal with the corona virus. The company says that their vaccine has proved to be 94.5% effective in preventing corona infection. Meanwhile, the company has said that Moderna can take US $ 25-37 from the government for a single dose of the vaccine at Rs 1,854-2,744.

Moderna Executive Officer (CEO) Stephan Bansell said that the price of the vaccine depends on its demand. Speaking to German weekly Welt am SonTag, Stephan Bansell said, “The price of our vaccine can range from $ 10-50, ie Rs 741.63 to Rs 3,708.13”. 

According to the news agency Reuters, an EU official involved in the talks on Monday said that the European Union will need around millions of doses of the vaccine. The European Union wanted to deal with Modern for supplies at a price below $ 25 (Rs 1,854) per dose.

On the deal with the European Union, Bansell said, “Nothing has happened in writing or formal yet, but we are in talks with the European Commission and are very close to confirming the deal.” We want to deliver to Europe and our talks are also going in the right direction. The CEO of Moderna said that the agreement is sure to take place as long as the deal takes.