May 30, 2023


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AstraZeneca sued by pension fund over alleged Covid vaccine testing flaws

The retirement scheme accused the corporation and its executives of “wrongful acts and omissions” and sought authorization to sue on behalf of all investors who missing out as a end result of the share value drop. 

Pascal Soriot, Astra’s chief govt, instructed Italian newspaper La Repubblica on Tuesday that the company’s partners at Oxford College had “said it was not moral to vaccinate old people right up until they had adequate safety details in younger people”.

“Other firms took this threat, went ahead and vaccinated more mature people quicker or earlier,” he stated. 

“But we have robust details demonstrating quite robust antibody manufacturing towards the virus in the aged, similar to what we see in younger people,” he additional.

AstraZeneca was contacted for remark concerning the lawsuit.